The Flyers continued their season-long pattern of playing down or up to the level of opponent with Wednesday's 4-1 home win over the Blackhawks.
Kimmo Timonen was appreciative of the loud ovation and chants he received in his return to the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday night.
The Flyers announced that Andrew MacDonald (hand) and Wayne Simmonds (leg) are out for the season and a source has confirmed that both players suffered fractures.
2wFlyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto will miss 7-10 days with an upper-body injury. Recent call-up Brandon Manning will replace Del Zotto in the lineup.
2wSunday offers a busy day of hockey, including a 7:30 p.m. showdown between the Blackhawks and Rangers on NBCSN.
2wThe Flyers know they let an important point slip away in Saturday's overtime loss to Boston, but they've already moved onto Sunday's game in New Jersey.
2wAfter a gut-wrenching loss on Saturday afternoon, the Flyers will seek a bounce-back effort against the New Jersey Devils on Sunday (5 p.m., TCN).
2wThe Flyers had a one-goal lead with just 15 seconds remaining, but the Bruins rallied for a 3-2 OT win and a critical two points in the standings.
2wThe Flyers had a one-goal lead with just 14 seconds remaining, but the Bruins rallied for a 3-2 OT win and a critical two points in the standings.
2wThe Flyers (28-25-12) will travel to TD Garden for a pivotal game in the playoff race against the Boston Bruins (31-22-10) Saturday afternoon.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)