The Flyers are the only NHL team without an active defenseman on their roster they drafted this decade. So why hasn't the team been able to pick, develop and hold onto talented defensemen?
Jason Spezza will rejoin Ottawa's lineup Sunday for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series with the Sens trailing 2-0 to the Pens.
The Hurricanes say they expect captain Eric Staal to be ready to start next season after suffering a scary-looking knee injury during the World Championships.
10hThe Red Wings scored four goals after entering the first intermission down 1-0 to even the series 1-1 with a 4-1 win Saturday afternoon.
19hSwitzerland used goals from Nino Niederreiter, Julian Walker, and Reto Suri to beat the United States 3-0 Saturday to advance to Sunday's gold medal game.
1dThe Los Angeles Kings will try to take a commanding 3-0 series lead over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night.
1dSidney Crosby's hat trick lifted the Penguins past the Senators and gave Pittsburgh a 2-0 series lead.
2dThe Kings scored two goals within 22 seconds to turn a 3-2 deficit into a 4-3 win over the Sharks. Here's a recap of Thursday's playoff action in the NHL.
2dIlya Bryzgalov gave up four USA goals before being pulled in Russia's defeat, while Claude Giroux scored a goal in Canada's loss.
2dDid the NHL save the best for last? The Eastern Conference semifinal between the Bruins and Rangers kicks off tonight, and here's why it's worth watching.
BROAD STREET HOCKEY
Before this season, the last time the Flyers missed the playoffs was 2006-07.