Concussed on Jan. 14, Scott Laughton practiced with teammates Thursday and vowed to keep his "head up" next time he comes across center ice.
R.J. Umberger has scored four times in his past nine games, and the Flyers are finally starting to see the trade that sent Scott Hartnell to Columbus pay off.
3wThe Flyers will try for a second straight win and to gain some ground in the Metropolitan Division when they battle the Capitals on Thursday (7 p.m., CSN).
3wThe Flyers will reach the midway point of the season after facing the Washington Capitals on Thursday, and they have a steep hill to climb if they want to reach the playoffs.
3wThe Capitals spoiled the debut of Toronto interim coach Peter Horachek with a 6-2 victory over the Maple Leafs on Wednesday night.
3wFlyers goalie Steve Mason will participate in Thursday's morning skate, the club announced on Wednesday night.
3wThe Flyers were fined $50,000 for violating the NHL's collective bargaining agreement and traveling to Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 26.
3wThe last thing the Flyers need during a crucial homestand is another injury to Steve Mason, which may have occurred at Wednesday's practice.
3wClaude Giroux was relieved to return to the Flyers' lineup Tuesday night — and that he was able to contribute to the team's 2-1 shootout win.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)