A little over a year after he was benched last season, Luke Schenn could find himself back in the press box Monday vs. the Islanders.
The Flyers played three games this week, but looked like three different teams in each contest. Tim Riday has that and more in his 10 observations of the week.
After admitting he wasn't happy with his own play, Wayne Simmonds busted out of his slump with a nifty goal against the Blue Jackets Saturday night.
5dSources say Claude Giroux has an ankle injury and is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Rangers in New York.
5dThe Flyers, who have killed off just 1 of their past 7 shorthanded situations, are not being aggressive enough on the PK, coach Craig Berube says.
5dThe late Pat Burns went into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night along with Dominik Hasek, Peter Forsberg, Mike Modano, Rob Blake and referee Bill McCreary.
5dRyan Callahan scored two goals in his first game against his former Rangers teammates, and the surging Lightning rode an offensive outburst to a 5-1 victory Monday night.
5dFlyers general manager Ron Hextall said team captain Claude Giroux is "fine" after being evaluated by the team's medical staff Monday night.
5dTim Riday supplies 10 observations from the Flyers' horrendous weekend, in which they dropped back-to-back games after a five-day break from action.
6dInjured defensemen Andrew MacDonald and Luke Schenn practiced with the Flyers for the first time Monday at Skate Zone.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)