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NHL Playoffs: Senators, Capitals advance to close out 1st round
The Senators ousted the Bruins with a 3-2 overtime win Sunday, while the Capitals did the same to the Maple Leafs with a 2-1 OT win to close out of the first round of the playoffs.
John Stevens
Report: Former Flyers head coach John Stevens to be named Kings' head coach
According to a report, the Kings will name assistant and former Flyers head coach John Stevens as thier new head coach this week.
2016-17 Flyers evaluation: Inconsistency, questions in goal
We begin our review of the Flyers' season with a look at the goalies, which was plagued by inconsistency and injuries. By Tim Panaccio
Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers, Warriors blew a 3-1 lead
NHL Playoffs: Rangers ride Zuccarello to 3-1 win in series-clinching Game 6
Mats Zuccarello scored twice in the second period and the Rangers beat the Canadiens in Game 6 on Saturday to advance to the Eastern Conference semis.
Valtteri Filppula, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers excited for full-season upgrade of Valtteri Filppula
The Flyers have some optimism for their top forwards going into 2017-18 thanks to the late season impact of Valtteri Filppula. By Jordan Hall
NHL Playoffs: Justin Williams' OT goal gives Capitals Game 5 win over Maple Leafs
Justin Williams scored the overtime winner as the Capitals beat the Maple Leafs, 2-1, Friday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
Flyers sign 2016 4th-round center Connor Bunnaman
The Flyers on Friday signed 2016 fourth-round pick Connor Bunnaman to an entry-level contract. By Tim Panaccio
Ivan Provorov, Philadelphia Flyers
Ivan Provorov provides Flyers a timely reminder of their mission
Ivan Provorov is still just 20 years old, but he already proved to be a dynamic force during his first NHL season. By Jordan Hall
P.K. Subban, Nashville Predators, Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Playoffs: Predators sweep Blackhawks; Rangers win Game 5 in OT
The Predators finished off a four-game sweep of the Blackhawks while the Rangers took Game 5 from the Canadiens in Montreal with an OT winner.
Robert Hagg, Sam Morin, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers prospects Hagg, Morin buying into Hextall's patience
Robert Hagg, Sam Morin and the Phantoms are just fine with Flyers general manager Ron Hextall's patience. By John Boruk
Sabres clean house by firing GM Tim Murray, coach Dan Bylsma
The Sabres on Thursday fired coach Dan Bylsma and general manager Tim Murray shortly after rumors swirled Jack Eichel wouldn't re-sign if Bylsma returned.
Flyers goalie prospect Carter Hart on development: 'Trust the process'
Carter Hart has joined the Phantoms for the AHL playoffs, where he's soaking in the opportunity to learn the pro experience. By John Boruk
NHL Playoffs: Ducks beat Flames to complete series sweep
The Ducks outlasted the Flames, 3-1, in Game 4 to complete the series sweep and advance to the next round.
Phantoms set to showcase future Flyers in AHL playoffs
The Phantoms will feature Travis Sanheim and other Flyers prospects during the AHL playoffs, which start Friday night for Lehigh Valley. By John Boruk 
Sean Couturier, Philadelphia Flyers
Sean Couturier shows his best late -- but is more to come?
Sean Couturier was one of the NHL's best over the final month and change of the 2016-17 season, but is more to come? By Jordan Hall
Sean Couturier, Travis Konecny, Philadelphia Flyers, Team Canada
Flyers' Sean Couturier, Travis Konecny added to Team Canada roster
Travis Konecny and Sean Couturier will join Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds on Team Canada's roster for the IIHF World Championships. By Tim Panaccio
NHL Playoffs: Blue Jackets beat Penguins in to avoid sweep
The Blue Jackets avoided a first-round sweep to the Penguins on Tuesday night with a 5-4 win over Pittsburgh in Game 4.
Shayne Gostisbehere, Philadelphia Flyers
After battling himself, Shayne Gostisbehere grasps mental side of NHL
Shayne Gostisbehere suffered a sophomore slump but learned a lot about himself, which should bode well for the future. By Jordan Hall
The Philadelphia Flyers Charity Classic to debut in July
The Philadelphia Flyers Charity Classic will debut in Philly this summer and will offer walks, runs and bike rides. By Tim Panaccio 
Tyler Bozak
NHL Playoffs: Leafs stun Capitals in OT again to take series lead
Tyler Bozak netted the OT winner Monday to give the Leafs a 2-1 series lead over the Caps in thier first-round series. More in your Stanley Cup Playoffs recap
Jakub Voracek, Philadelphia Flyers
Jakub Voracek: Flyers' core could be 'blown up' if things don't change
At his end-of-the-season press conference last week, Jakub Voracek didn't hide from the pressure surrounding the Flyers' core. By Jordan Hall
NHL Playoffs: Guentzel gets hat trick, OT winner to put Pens up 3-0 on Jackets
Jake Guentzel scored the OT winner to complete the hat trick as the Penguins beat Columbus, 5-4, Sunday to go up, 3-0, in their series.
Future Flyers Report: What impact will Stolarz's injury have on his future?
Anthony Stolarz's season-ending lower-body injury could have an impact on his future with the Flyers. Tom Dougherty's Future Flyers Report.
NHL Playoffs: Kapanen scores 2OT winner as Leafs beat Caps in thriller
Kasperi Kapanen scored the double-overtime winner the Maple Leafs beat the Capitals, 4-3, Saturday in Game 2 to send the series to Toronto tied, 1-1.
Dave Hakstol, Philadelphia Flyers
Can Dave Hakstol, Flyers find balance between creative and cautious?
As the Flyers embark on the offseason, Dave Hakstol has to figure out the systematic balance between creativity and cautious play. By Jordan Hall
NHL Playoff Notes: Calvert suspended 1 game for cross-check on Kuhnhackl
Blue Jackets forward Matt Calvert has been suspended for Game 3 for his cross-check to the head of Pittsburgh's Tom Kuhnhackl.
Claude Giroux, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers can still win with Claude Giroux, but youth is up against clock
The Flyers can still win with Claude Giroux, but he and the core need help -- and that's all up to the organization's youngsters. By Jordan Hall
New York Rangers, Montreal Canadiens
NHL Playoffs: Canadiens overcome Lundqvist, Rangers to tie series in OT
Alexander Radulov scored at 18:34 of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night. 
Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins, Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Dispatch taunts Sidney Crosby with crybaby mask
With the Blue Jackets down 2-0 to the Penguins thanks in part to Sidney Crosby, the Columbus Dispatch is getting back at Sid the Kid. 
Ron Hextall, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers GM Ron Hextall says there's plenty of blame to go around
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall gave a state-of-the-team address on Thursday and said there's plenty of blame to go around. By Tim Panaccio
NHL Playoffs: Tom Wilson scores OT game-winner as Caps beat Leafs
Tom Wilson scored 5:15 into overtime to give the Capitals a 3-2 comeback win over the Maple Leafs.
Dave Scott, Philadelphia Flyers
Passionate about Flyers, new leader Dave Scott believes in Ron Hextall
Comcast Spectacor president Dave Scott affirmed his passion about the Flyers and support behind Ron Hextall's long-term vision. By Jordan Hall
NHL Notes: Vegas Golden Knights hire Gerard Gallant as first head coach
The Vegas Golden Knights have made Gerard Gallant their first ever head coach.
Anthony Stolarz, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers Notes: Anthony Stolarz's injury, offseason surgeries and more
Anthony Stolarz is down with an injury, which could be significant as he's expected to battle for a job with the big club next year. By Jordan Hall 
Hextall prefers short-term veteran goalie, disagrees with Mason's platoon thoughts
Ron Hextall would prefer to bring in a veteran goalie on a short-term deal, and he disagrees with Steve Mason's thoughts on platoons. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers moving on from longtime power-play coach Joey Mullen
The Flyers have moved on from longtime power-play coach Joey Mullen, general manager Ron Hextall said Thursday. By Tim Panaccio
Jake Voracek, Bryan Bickell
Voracek, Hurricanes' Bickell share bond bigger than hockey -- fight to end MS
After Sunday's finale in Philly, Bryan Bickell retired as he fights MS, a fight Jakub Voracek is deeply and personally invested in. By Greg Paone
NHL Playoffs: Sharks, Blues cap off exciting opening night with OT wins
The Sharks and Blues each won their Game 1 games in overtime to cap off an exciting opening night of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Ken Hitchcock, Dallas Stars, NHL
NHL Notes: Ken Hitchcock is returning to coach the Dallas Stars
Former Flyers head coach Ken Hitchcock is returning to coach the Dallas Stars and Sidney Crosby has the NHL's best-selling jersey.
Wayne Simmonds, Philadelphia Flyers
Wayne Simmonds on 2016-17 season: 'I think I've become more of a leader'
On the Flyers' breakup day, Wayne Simmonds spoke about his progression as a leader and the inconsistency of the 2016-17 squad. By Tim Panaccio
Nick Schultz, Michael Del Zotto, Philadelphia Flyers
Doors open for Flyers' D prospects as they close on Schultz, Del Zotto
Nick Schultz and Michael Del Zotto will not be back next season, leaving ripe opportunity for Flyers' defensive prospects. By Jordan Hall
Michal Neuvirth, Philadelphia Flyers
Neuvirth details collapse, thoughts on expansion draft, future with Flyers
Following a tumultuous 2016-17 that ended with a scary incident, Michal Neuvirth on Tuesday looked ahead to the future. By Jordan Hall
Mason open to re-signing with Flyers, but doesn't want platoon role
Steve Mason's future with the Flyers is unknown, but he made one thing clear Tuesday -- he does not want a platoon role. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, Bill Sutherland
Former Flyer Bill Sutherland, who scored franchise's first-ever goal, dies at 82
Bill Sutherland, a Flyers original who scored the franchise's first-ever goal, died on Sunday at 82 years old. By Tim Panaccio
Dale Weise, Philadelphia Flyers
Dale Weise on late outburst: 'That's the player I know I can be' for Flyers
For Dale Weise, Sunday night was a bit of saving grace -- a proclamation to fans and even general manager Ron Hextall. By Jordan Hall
Wayne Simmonds: 'It's not funny when you don't make the playoffs'
Wayne Simmonds tried his best to hold in his frustration with the Flyers' missing the playoffs for the third time in five years. By Tim Panaccio
Robert Hagg, Philadelphia Flyers
An NHL debut worth the wait for Flyers prospect Robert Hagg
In the final game of the regular season, Flyers prospect Robert Hagg played the first of his NHL career -- a debut worth the wait. By Jordan Hall
Future Flyers Report: Alex Lyon helps Phantoms inch closer to playoff berth
A humongous effort by Alex Lyon on Saturday helped the Phantoms inch closer to a playoff berth. Tom Dougherty's Future Flyers Report.
As Flyers' season ends, questions remain on Jordan Weal, Anthony Stolarz
The Flyers' season is over after a 4-3 SO loss Sunday to Carolina and now comes questions about Jordan Weal and Anthony Stolarz. By Tim Panaccio
Best of NHL: Zetterberg scores in 1,000 game; Wings win in Joe Louis finale
Henrik Zetterberg scored in his 1,000 NHL game as the Red Wings won in the final game at Joe Louis Arena.
Flyers-Hurricanes 10 observations: A look at what happened in 2016-17
The Flyers' season has come to an end, with a 4-3 shootout loss to the Hurricanes on Sunday. Jordan Hall has 10 observations on the season.
Robert Hagg, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers
Instant Replay: Hagg impresses in debut, but Flyers drop finale to 'Canes in SO
Robert Hagg impressed in his NHL debut, but the Flyers fell, 4-3, in a shootout to the 'Canes in their finale Sunday. By Tim Panaccio
Sam Morin, Steve Mason
Flyers Weekly Observations: Debuts and possible Philly swan songs
The Flyers were eliminated from the playoffs, but this week brought new faces and possible last calls. Greg Paone's weekly observations
Flyers-Hurricanes 5 things: Finding meaning in the season finale
Sunday's finale vs. Carolina doesn't mean anything in the standings, but it still has meaning for the Flyers. Greg Paone's game notes
Flyers call up defensive prospect Robert Hagg for Sunday's finale vs. Carolina
Robert Hagg on Sunday was called up by the Flyers and he's available to make his NHL debut in the finale vs. Carolina. By Greg Paone
Best of NHL: Leafs top Penguins to clinch 2nd playoff berth since 2004
The Leafs on Saturday night beat the Penguins, 5-3, to clinch their second playoff berth since 2004 and first since 2013.
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Simmonds still has 'a lot more to prove' after winning Bobby Clarke Trophy
Wayne Simmonds, the Flyers' leading goal scorer, won the Bobby Clark Trophy on Saturday as the team's MVP. By Tim Panaccio
Steve Mason picks up 'special' win in possible final Flyers start
Steve Mason won his 200th career game Saturday in a 4-2 effort against Columbus in his potential final game as a Flyer. By Tim Panaccio
Steve Mason, Philadelphia Flyers, Columbus Blue Jackets
Instant Replay: Flyers score 4 vs. Bobrovsky in win over Blue Jackets
Steve Mason notched his 200th career win in what could be his last game as a Flyer in a 4-2 victory over the Blue Jackets Saturday. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, Columbus Blue Jackets
Flyers-Blue Jackets 5 things: Steve Mason's farewell?
Steve Mason could be playing his final game in orange and black when the Flyers host the Blue Jackets on Saturday. By Jordan Hall
Hilary Knight sends Team USA past Canada for 4th straight world championship
Hilary Knight's OT winner sent the United States to a 3-2 win over Canada on Friday for the team's fourth straight world championship.
Lightning beat Canadiens to keep slim playoff hopes alive
The Lightning kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 win over the playoff-bound Canadiens on Friday night.
Flyers' Mike Vecchione beat out by Will Butcher for 2017 Hobey Baker Award
Mike Vecchione on Friday was beaten out by Denver's Will Butcher for the 2017 Hobey Baker Award in Chicago. By Tim Panaccio
Nick Schultz, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers' Nick Schultz reflects with his 15-year career nearing its end
Unless the unexpected occurs this summer, Nick Schultz will play the final two games of his 15-year career this weekend. By Tim Panaccio
Anthony Stolarz, Philadelphia Flyers
Anthony Stolarz sent down for tonight's Phantoms game
The Flyers loaned goalie Anthony Stolarz to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms for what is likely just one day. 
Travis Konecny, Philadelphia Flyers
Travis Konecny not discouraged by benchings in 'humbling' rookie season
Despite seemingly being a poster boy for discipline from Dave Hakstol, Travis Konecny doesn't feel he's been singled out. By Tim Panaccio
Ottawa Senators
Best of NHL: Senators clinch playoff berth with shootout win over Bruins
The Senators punched their ticket to the playoffs Thursday by topping the host Bruins in a shootout. That and more in Thursday's NHL recap.
Claude Giroux, Philadelphia Flyers
Would Flyers try to trade Claude Giroux? 'I'm not leaving'
Would the Flyers try to trade Claude Giroux? "I'm not leaving," the captain, who has a no-movement clause, said Thursday. By Tim Panaccio
Ron Hextall addresses Sam Morin's status with Flyers, goalie situation, more
Ron Hextall spoke to reporters Thursday and discussed Sam Morin's status with the Flyers and the goalie situation, among other things. By Tim Panaccio
Dave Poulin remembers his Flyers teammate and friend Ilkka Sinisalo
Former Flyer Dave Poulin remembers his friend and teammates Ilkka Sinisalo, who died from cancer earlier this week. By Tim Panaccio
Best of NHL: Capitals beat Rangers to clinch Presidents' Trophy again
The Washington Capitals on Wednesday clinched their second consecutive Presidents' Trophy with a 2-0 win over the New York Rangers.
Kyle Okposo, Buffalo Sabres
NHL Notes: Sabres' Kyle Okposo in hospital having tests to determine illness
Kyle Okposo has spent the past three days in the hospital undergoing tests to determine an undisclosed illness. Here's that and more around the NHL.
Ilkka Sinisalo, Philadelphia Flyers
Popular former Flyer Ilkka Sinisalo, 58, succumbs to prostate cancer
Ilkka Sinisalo, an underrated member of one of the most prolific scoring clubs in Flyers history, died in Finland at 58. By Tim Panaccio
As Flyers' season winds down, big questions loom about Steve Mason
As the season winds down, the main focus this offseason becomes: What should the Flyers do with Steve Mason? By Tim Panaccio
Flyers send Sam Morin, Colin McDonald back to Phantoms
One day after making his NHL debut in the Flyers' loss to the Devils, defenseman Sam Morin is headed back to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.
Voracek: NHL players caught in 'no-win situation' with Olympic argument
Jakub Voracek and other NHLers face a tough decision in 2018: Choosing between the Olympics and their NHL franchises. By Tim Panaccio
Best of NHL: Bruins lock up playoff spot with 6th straight win
The Bruins locked up a playoff spot with a 4-0 drubbing of the Lightning, their sixth straight win.
Sam Morin, Philadelphia Flyers
Morin plays to his strengths in NHL debut as Flyers lose to Devils
Big defenseman Sam Morin acquitted himself well in his NHL debut during the Flyers' 1-0 OT loss to the Devils on Tuesday. By Tim Panaccio
Shayne Gostisbehere, Philadelphia Flyers
Instant Replay: Flyers drop 4 of 5 to Devils after 1-0 OT loss
The Flyers lost four of five games to the lowly Devils this season after stumbling to New Jersey, 1-0, in overtime on Tuesday. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers prank rookies Sam Morin, Mike Vecchione before NHL debuts
Making their NHL debuts, Sam Morin and Mike Vecchione were pranked by the Flyers during warmups. 
Sam Morin, Mike Vecchione, Flyers
Pair of Flyers rookies making NHL debuts tonight vs. Devils
Two rookies -- defenseman Sam Morin and center Mike Vecchione -- will make their NHL debuts for the Flyers Tuesday night in New Jersey. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers-Devils 5 things: Reasons to watch after elimination
The Flyers have already been officially elimintated from playoff contention but there are still reasons to watch tonight. By Jordan Hall 
Sam Morin, Samuel Morin, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers recall defenseman Sam Morin for tonight's game vs. Devils
The Flyers recalled defenseman Sam Morin from Lehigh Valley for Tuesday night's game against the Devils.
Radko Gudas, Philadelphia Flyers
Devils' Dalton Prout suspended 2 games for hit on Radko Gudas
The NHL on Monday suspended Devils defenseman Dalton Prout two games for interference on Radko Gudas during Saturday's game.
Best of NHL: Canadiens top Panthers, clinch Atlantic Division title
The Montreal Canadiens clinched the Atlantic Division title with their 4-1 win over the Florida Panthers Monday night. 
Ron Hextall named Team Canada GM for 2017 IIHF World Championship
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall on Monday was named GM of Team Canada for the 2017 IIHF World Championship. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, New York Rangers, Valteri Filppula
Officially eliminated, Flyers playing for 'mostly just pride'
The Flyers are officially eliminated with three games left, and at this point, it's about "mostly just pride," Sean Couturier said. By Tim Panaccio
Michal Neuvirth, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers
Flyers Notes: Ron Hextall provides latest on Michal Neuvirth
Flyers GM Ron Hextall on Sunday provided a little more information on Michal Neuvirth after the goalie collapsed Saturday. By Tim Panaccio
Future Flyers Report: Colin McDonald provides insight on Sanheim, Morin
Colin McDonald offered high praise of the Phantoms' top prospects after his call-up to the Flyers. Tom Dougherty's Future Flyers Report.
Flyers eliminated from playoff contention by Rangers despite frantic final push
The Flyers' frantic scramble to make the playoffs despite long odds officially ended Sunday with a 4-3 loss to the Rangers. By Tim Panaccio
Instant Replay: Flyers fall to Rangers, eliminated from playoff contention
The Flyers were officially eliminated from the playoffs with a 4-3 loss to the Rangers on Sunday night in New York. By Tim Panaccio
Best of NHL: Bruins win vs. Blackhawks puts Flyers on brink of elimination
The Bruins held on to beat the Blackhawks 3-2 to pad their playoff positioning.
Jakub Voracek, Shayne Gostisbehere
Flyers Weekly Observations: Where has this offensive eruption been?
The Flyers exploded for 18 goals this past week, but that eruption is still likely too little, too late this season. Greg Paone's weekly observations.
Neuvirth released from hospital after collapsing Saturday; tests 'normal'
Michal Neuvirth has been released from the hospital and all tests were "normal" after collapsing Saturday vs. New Jersey. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers Injury Update: Mason (flu) in NYC; Gudas (upper body) day to day
Steve Mason is in New York with the Flyers for Sunday's game vs. the Rangers, but Radko Gudas is day to day with an upper-body injury. By Greg Paone
Flyers-Rangers 5 things: Anthony Stolarz's chance to prove himself?
The Flyers, in the midst of a playoff push, face the Rangers for one last time this season with question marks in net. By Matt Bowker
Flyers Notes: Eric Semborski appreciates Hakstol's attempt to let him play
Dave Hakstol tried to get Eric Semborski into his first NHL game Saturday -- "it was cool to be out there" --but the refs stopped it. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers stave off playoff elimination, receive scare in shutout win over Devils
Anthony Stolarz capped a bizarre hockey day in Philadelphia, helping the Flyers shut out the Devils, 3-0, Saturday. By Tim Panaccio
Noel Accari, Auston Matthews
Best of NHL: Bruins, Leafs win to further dent Flyers' playoff hopes
The Bruins and Maple Leafs both won Saturday, hurting the Flyers' already slim playoff chances. More in Saturday's NHL recap.
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Instant Replay: Jordan Weal, Flyers top Devils to stay alive in playoff hunt
Jordan Weal's goal streak reached four games as the Flyers stayed alive in the playoff race with a 3-0 win over the Devils Saturday. By Tim Panaccio
Michal Neuvirth, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers
Michal Neuvirth suddenly collapses, taken off ice on a stretcher
Michal Neuvirth collapsed suddenly in Saturday's 3-0 win over New Jersey and was taken off the ice on a stretcher. By Tim Panaccio
Anthony Stolarz, Philadelphia Flyers, Anthony Stolarz Flyers
Flyers recall Anthony Stolarz from Phantoms with Steve Mason sick
The Flyers on Saturday night recalled Anthony Stolarz from the Phantoms on an emergency basis. By Tom Dougherty
Dave Hakstol: 'Not the plan right now' for Mike Vecchione to play this weekend
Newest Flyer Mike Vecchione is in the fold, but likely won't be available to play this weekend. By Tom Ignudo
Philadelphia Flyers, New Jersey Devils, Flyers-Devils
Flyers-Devils 5 things: Dire need to figure out New Jersey
The Flyers look to figure out the Devils and keep their playoff hopes alive tonight at the Wells Fargo Center. By Greg Paone
Best of NHL: Islanders get within 4 points of East's second wild-card spot
The Islanders dispatched the Devils, 2-1, on Friday to get within four points of the Eastern Conference's second wild-card spot.
Mike Vecchione 'couldn't be happier' to join Flyers
Newest Flyer Mike Vecchione on Friday discussed his excitment with joining the Flyers and staying at his natural center position. By Tim Panaccio
Matt Read, Philadelphia Flyers, Matt Read Flyers, Matt Read injury
Flyers LW Matt Read done for season with broken right arm
Matt Read's season is over -- the Flyers forward is out 6 to 8 weeks with a broken right arm. By Tim Panaccio
Ron Hextall 'all-in' with newest Flyer Mike Vecchione
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall on Friday spoke about the team's excitement with recent signing Mike Vecchione. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers sign forward Mike Vecchione to entry-level contract
The Flyers on Friday signed forward Mike Vecchione to an entry-level contract. By Tim Panaccio
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Flyers Notes: Gordie Howe hat tricks, sides for line combinations
The Flyers wrote a new page in the club's record book with two Gordie Howe hat tricks by Dale Weise and Wayne Simmonds. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Jordan Weal, Sean Couturier
Flyers dominate Islanders with 5-goal 1st period in home win
Dale Weise, Sean Couturier and the Flyers scorched the Islanders for five goals during the first period of a 6-3 win on Thursday. By Tim Panaccio
Boston Bruins, Dallas Stars, Torey Krug
Best of NHL: Rask gets shutout as Bruins win third straight
Tuukka Rask made 27 saves for his seventh shutout of the season and the Boston Bruins beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 on Thursday night.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, New York Islanders
Instant Replay: Flyers burst out of the gates in win over Islanders
The Flyers exploded for five goals during the first period of a 6-3 win over the Islanders on Thursday night. By Tim Panaccio
Flyers-Islanders 5 things: Wild-card race about to get busy
The Flyers face yet another must-win game Thursday against the Islanders on a busy night in the wild card. By Jordan Hall
Flyers taking 'never die' approach to final playoff push
With slim playoff chances, the Flyers face a must-win game against an Islanders team that is ahead of them in the wild card standings. By Tim Panaccio
Los Angeles Kings, NHL, Jarome Iginla
Best of NHL: Kings' Iginla draws blood in fight, scores in win over Flames
Jarome Iginla drew blood in a fight and tacked on a goal against his former team in the Kings' 4-1 victory over the Flames. That and more from Wednesday's top NHL action.
Schenn's mastery of power play helps slumping Flyers' unit
Brayden Schenn's 16th power-play goal Tuesday helped the Flyers' slumping PP unit while keeping the team's playoff hopes alive. By Mike Murphy
Shayne Gostisbehere, Philadelphia Flyers
Gostisbehere says injuries didn't cause slow start, even if they seemed to
Shayne Gostisbehere won't admit his offseason surgeries caused his slow start this season, even if Dave Hakstol believes they played a role. By Tim Panaccio
Jordan Weal, Philadelphia Flyers
No longer in the background, Weal reminding Flyers he's in the mix
When the Flyers acquired Jordan Weal from the Kings, he was in the background. This season, he's changed all that. By Jordan Hall
Best of NHL: Red Wings' 25-year playoff streak snapped in loss
With a 4-1 loss to the Hurricanes, the Red Wings saw a 25-year playoff streak snap. Meanwhile, the Bruins and Maple Leafs both won. More from around the NHL:
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL
Flyers notch shootout win, but fail to gain ground in wild-card standings
Jordan Weal lifted the Flyers to a 3-2 shootout win over the Senators, but the team failed to gain any ground in the playoff race. By Tim Panaccio
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Flyers-Senators 10 observations: Jordan Weal provides finishing touch
Thanks to Jordan Weal and more shootout magic, the Flyers captured a 3-2 win over Ottawa Tuesday night. Jordan Hall's 10 observations.
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Instant Replay: Flyers edge Senators in shootout in return home
The Flyers responded to an Ottawa goal late in the third period with one of their own in an eventual 3-2 SO win in their return home. By Tim Panaccio
Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
Pierre-Edouard Bellemare named Flyers' Masterton Trophy nominee
Fresh off a contract extension and getting named alternate captain, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare was named the Flyers' Masterton Trophy nominee Tuesday. By Greg Paone
Claude Giroux
Flyers Skate Update: Focus on Ottawa and improving the power play
The Flyers still have a handful of teams to jump in the wild-card hunt, but they're focused on Ottawa and fixing the power play Tuesday night. By Greg Paone
Flyers-Senators 5 things: Will inconsistency bite again?
The Flyers still have slim playoff hopes as they return home Tuesday night to take on the Senators. Jordan Hall's game notes
Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Andreas Athanasiou
Best of NHL: Red Wings win in OT as Hurricanes' Lack injured on final goal
Andreas Athanasiou took out Hurricanes goalie Eddie Lack as he scored the winner in OT of the Red Wings' 4-3 victory. That and more from Monday's top NHL action.
Flyers' poor division record biggest factor in being out of playoff picture
The Flyers' poor record within the Metro division is the biggest reason they're on the outside looking in at the playoffs. By Tim Panaccio
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Dave Hakstol: Travis Konecny on 4th line 'makes sense in a lot of respects'
Travis Konecny found himself again on the fourth line Sunday, a move Dave Hakstol said "makes sense in a lot of respects." By Tim Panaccio
Future Flyers Report: Merrick Madsen steals the show at NCAA Tournament
Merrick Madsen's show-stealing performance over the weekend sends Harvard to the Frozen Four. Tom Dougherty's Future Flyers Report.
Best of NHL: Tyler Seguin keeps Stars alive in playoff chase
Tyler Seguin's power-play goal lifted the Stars over the Devils, 2-1, in overtime Sunday to keep Dallas' playoff hopes alive.
Jordan Weal sparks Flyers' offensive outburst to keep playoff hopes alive
Jordan Weal's multi-point effort helped the Flyers beat the Penguins, 6-2, Sunday to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. By Tim Panaccio
Instant Replay: Offensive outburst helps Flyers rout rival Penguins
The Flyers' offense exploded for six goals in a 6-2 win over the Penguins on Sunday to keep their playoff hopes alive. By Tim Panaccio
Sean Couturier
Flyers Weekly Observations: More flashes, more frustration
The Flyers showed flashes this week, but also continued to stumble their way out of the playoff hunt. Greg Paone's weekly observations
Flyers-Penguins 5 things: Final long road trip of season ends in Pittsburgh
The Flyers conclude their final lengthy road trip of the season on Sunday in Pittsburgh (7/NBCSN/CSNPhilly.com). Tom Dougherty's game notes
Frank Vatrano, Boston Bruins, Frank Vatrano Bruins
Best of NHL: Bruins snap 4-game skid, beat Islanders, move into playoff position
The Bruins beat the Islanders, 2-1, Saturday to snap a four-game skid and move into the East's second wild-card spot, pushing the Flyers eight points out.
Brayden Schenn, Dale Weise, Philadelphia Fyers
Flyers-Jackets 10 observations: Strong effort not enough to overcome Bobrovsky
The Flyers' effort and desperation levels were high in Saturday's 1-0 loss, but ultimately too late to make a realistic playoff run. By Tim Panaccio
Same mistakes haunt Flyers as familiar face delivers dagger to playoff hopes
Former Flyer Sergei Bobrovsky pitched a 1-0 shutout as the Flyers' playoff chances all but officially came to an end Saturday. By Andy Dudones
Instant Replay: With playoff chances fading, Flyers shutout by Blue Jackets
Sergei Bobrovsky pitched a 1-0 shutout as the Flyers' playoff chances took a hit in Columbus. By Andy Dudones
Flyers-Blue Jackets 5 things: The road only gets tougher
The Flyers are clinging to their playoff lives as they travel to Columbus to take on the Blue Jackets (2 p.m./CSN/CSNPhilly.com/NBC Sports App). 
Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL, Ondrej Palat
Best of NHL: Lightning capture OT win over Red Wings
The Lightning inched closer in the wild-card race with a 2-1 OT win over the Red Wings. That and more from Friday's top NHL action.
Sean Couturier, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers-Wild 10 observations: Couturier flashes, Read answers call & more
Ten observations from the Flyers' 3-1 win Thursday over the Wild, including Sean Couturier yet again flashing his potential. By Tim Panaccio
Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL
Best of NHL: Nikita Kucherov hat trick lifts Lightning over Bruins
Nikita Kucherov recorded the third hat trick of his career in the Lightning's 6-3 win over the Bruins. That and more from Thursday's top NHL action.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Steve Mason, Radko Gudas
Flyers regroup for big win over Wild as Steve Mason reaches milestone
After calling out the Flyers' effort, Steve Mason helped the team refocus for a 3-1 win over the Wild and his 100th victory with the club. By Brian Hall
Jakub Voracek, Wayne Simmonds, Philadelphia Flyers
Instant Replay: Flyers regroup for big road win over Wild
After allowing a goal just over two minutes into the game, the Flyers regrouped for a big 3-1 win over the Wild on Thursday. By Brian Hall
Flyers-Wild 5 things: Road trip about to become a horror story?
You thought things were already ugly? The Flyers now visit three of the NHL's top five clubs, starting with the Wild tonight. By Jordan Hall
Flyers Skate Update: Brandon Manning back in lineup vs. Wild
After missing five games with a shoulder injury, Flyers defenseman Brandon Manning is back on Thursday night vs. Minnesota. By Brian Hall 
Toronto Maple Leafs, NHL, Nazem Kadri
Best of NHL: Maple Leafs topple Blue Jackets to boost playoff hopes
The Maple Leafs notched a 5-2 win over the Blue Jackets to increase their playoff hopes. That and more from around the NHL.
Matt Read, Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek
Matt Read on Flyers' changes: 'We're running out of time here'
Matt Read will join Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek on Thursday as part of the Flyers' changes with playoff hopes dwindling. By Brian Hall
KHL player gets 8-game suspension in part for dirty hit on Max Talbot
Max Talbot found himself on the wrong end of a dirty hit that partially landed a KHL player an eight-game suspension.
Flyers-Jets 10 observations: Lackluster effort, wasted opportunity
The Flyers pretty much needed a win against the Jets and they put forth a lackluster effort in another loss. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Steve Mason
Mason says Flyers 'need to be a more desperate' team after loss to Jets
Steve Mason pleaded for more effort from the Flyers after the club opened its four-game road trip with a 3-2 loss to the Jets. By Mike McIntyre
Arizona Coyotes, NHL
Best of NHL: Lowly Coyotes damage Lightning's playoff hopes
We recap Tuesday's top NHL action, including the lowly Coyotes damaging the Lightning's playoff hopes with a 5-3 win.
Winnipeg Jets, NHL, Mathieu Perreault
Instant Replay: Flyers open crucial road trip with loss to Jets
The Flyers scored first before surrendering three unanswered goals in an eventual 3-2 loss to the Jets to open up a crucial road trip. By Mike McIntyre
Flyers-Jets 5 things: The start of the season's final blow?
The Flyers kick off their crucial road trip on Tuesday night against the Jets in Winnipeg as they cling to miniscule playoff hopes. By Jordan Hall
Dale Weise, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers Skate Update: Dale Weise hopes for boost in hometown Winnipeg
It's been of a disappointing season for Dale Weise, but the Winnipeg native is happy to be home as Flyers start their road trip. By Mike McIntyre
Flyers sign defenseman Mark Friedman to entry-level contract
The Flyers on Tuesday signed defenseman Mark Friedman to an entry-level contract for the 2017-18 season.
Toronto Maple Leafs, NHL
Best of NHL: Maple Leafs score late power-play goal to beat Bruins
We recap Monday's top NHL action, including the Maple Leafs scoring late to seal a 4-2 win over the Bruins.
Flyers begin crucial road trip with wild-card hopes in jeopardy
With 11 games left in the season, the Flyers face the daunting task of having to pass three teams for the final wild card spot. By Tim Panaccio
Are Flyers just underachievers? GM Ron Hextall doesn't think so
As the Flyers prepare to go on a season-making road trip, are they just underachievers? GM Ron Hextall doesn't think so. By Tim Panaccio 
Flyers 'couldn't let this one get away' -- and they didn't in huge win
The Flyers knew the importance of Sunday's game against Carolina and "couldn't let this one get away" in their 4-3 overtime win. By Tim Panaccio
Pascal Laberge, Philadelphia Flyers
Future Flyers Report: A look at CHL prospects' progress as playoffs start
As the CHL regular season concludes, here's an examination of how the Flyers' prospects in major junior have progressed. By Tom Dougherty
Konecny, Schenn help Flyers complete comeback in OT win over Hurricanes
Travis Konecny secured the Flyers a needed point and Brayden Schenn got them a second in a 4-3 overtime win over Carolina on Sunday.
Best of NHL: Blue Jackets set franchise point record, clinch playoff spot vs. N.J.
The Blue Jackets beat the Devils, 4-1, reaching a franchise-best 100 points and locking up a playoff spot.
Instant Replay: Schenn completes Flyers' comeback in overtime win over 'Canes
Brayden Schenn completed the Flyers' comeback to give a 4-3 overtime win over the Hurricanes on Sunday. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Claude Giroux
Claude Giroux regaining confidence with Flyers after offseason hip surgery
Claude Giroux has been a notably different player this season, but says he finally has his confidence back after offseason hip surgery. By Matt Bowker
Dave Hakstol
Flyers Weekly Observations: Fatal Jekyll and Hyde show continues
Inconsistency that has haunted the Flyers all year helped realistically end thier playoff hopes this week. Greg Paone's weekly oberservations
Flyers-Hurricanes 5 things: Same old song as playoff hopes are all but dead
The Flyers' playoff chances are all but officially dead, but there is still something to play for Sunday (7:30/CSN/CSNPhilly.com). By Tom Dougherty
Best of NHL: Maple Leafs fall to Blackhawks in OT, but move 9 points ahead of Flyers
Ryan Hartman scored with 17 seconds left to send the Blackhawks past the Maple Leafs, but Toronto took a nine-point lead over the Flyers in the wild-card chase.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Steve Mason
Steve Mason gets hydrated as Flyers thirst for consistency
Steve Mason should be back in net Sunday as the Flyers look for two big points against the Hurricanes. By Tim Panaccio
Florida Panthers, NHL, Jaromir Jagr
Best of NHL: Panthers win in shootout as Jagr reaches another milestone
We recap Friday's top NHL action, including the Panthers rallying for a 4-3 shootout win over the Rangers.
Dave Hakstol, Philadelphia Flyers
As Flyers stumble to finish line, where does responsibility fall?
After an embarrassing 6-2 loss Thursday, there's plenty of responsibility to go around for the Flyers -- including Dave Hakstol. By Jordan Hall
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Travis Konecny
Flyers-Devils 10 observations: An inexcusable lack of fight
Here are 10 observations from the Flyers' embarrassing 6-2 road loss to the Devils that severely damaged their fading wild-card hopes. By Tim Panaccio
New Jersey Devils, NHL
Flyers hit new low with another head-scratching loss to Devils
One night after dominating the Penguins, the Flyers came out with a lackluster effort in a 6-2 loss to the lowly Devils on Thursday. By Jordan Hall
James van Riemsdyk, Toronto Maple Leafs, Tampa Bay Lightning
Best of NHL: Maple Leafs blank Lightning, gain in wild-card chase
The Maple Leafs scored four goals in the second period and blanked the Lightning, 5-0, to move into the second wild-card spot. That and more from Thursday's top NHL action.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Radko Gudas
Instant Replay: Flyers crushed by lowly Devils to finish back-to-back set
After an impressive win over Pittsburgh, the Flyers lacked any of the same energy just a day later in a 6-2 loss to the hapless Devils. By Jordan Hall
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Steve Mason
Steve Mason exits in 3rd period of Flyers-Devils with cramps
Flyers goalie Steve Mason was helped off the ice after going into a split on a breakaway goal by Taylor Hall during the third period of Thursday's game. By Jordan Hall
Flyers Injury Update: Jordan Weal in, Nick Cousins out
In comes one forward, out goes the other for the Flyers as Jordan Weal rejoins the lineup and Nick Cousins leaves with injury. By Jordan Hall.
Wayne Simmonds
Simmonds, Flyers find new energy heading into critical game vs. Devils
The Flyers have a new buzz to them after Wednesday's win and look to bring to Thursday's crucial game in New Jersey. By Tim Panaccio
Claude Giroux, Philadelphia Flyers
Photo: Flyers fan fails as a parent, knows it
It's not often you come across such a self-aware Flyers fan.
Flyers-Devils 5 things: Keeping it going against struggling New Jersey
The Flyers picked up a huge win against the Penguins on Wednesday and hope to keep it going against the struggling Devils. By Tom Dougherty
Wayne Simmonds, Brayden Schenn
Flyers still facing long playoff odds after win over Penguins
Even after Wednesday's rout of Pittsburgh, the Flyers still find their backs against the wall in the wild-card hunt. By Tim Panaccio
Mark Streit, Pittsburgh Penguins
After leaving imprint on Flyers, Streit soaks in 'special' return as rival
Mark Streit left his mark on the Flyers, and that was recognized Wednesday as he returned to Philly with the rival Penguins. By Greg Paone
Boston Bruins, NHL
Best of NHL: Bruins snap Flames' 10-game win streak
We recap Wednesday's top NHL action, including the Bruins' 5-2 victory over the Flames to snap Calgary's 10-game win streak.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Claude Giroux, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, Wayne Simmonds
Flyers dominate Penguins in shutout to keep wild-card hopes alive
The Flyers controlled the action from the start in a dominating 4-0 win over the rival Penguins to snap their three-game losing skid. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL
Instant Replay: Flyers blank Penguins to snap 3-game losing skid
The Flyers played with energy right from the start in a dominating 4-0 win over the rival Penguins to snap their three-game skid. By Tim Panaccio
Ivan Provorov, Philadelphia Flyers, Ivan Provorov Flyers
Dave Hakstol shakes up Flyers' power-play units
As the Flyers get ready to play the Penguins on Wednesday, Dave Hakstol has switched up their struggling power-play units. By Greg Paone
Sidney Crosby, Claude Giroux
Flyers-Penguins 5 things: Exposing stretch continues?
After being exposed in three straight losses to contending teams, the Flyers welcome in the defending champion Penguins. By Jordan Hall
Dale Weise, Philadelphia Flyers, Dale Weise Flyers, Flyers
Dale Weise back into Flyers' lineup for injured Jordan Weal
Jordan Weal will miss Wednesday's game with an injury, so Dale Weise will be back in the lineup against Pittsburgh. By Greg Paone
Florida Panthers, NHL, Jonathan Marchessault
Best of NHL: Panthers crush Maple Leafs to snap 5-game skid
The Panthers rolled to a 7-2 win over the Maple Leafs to snap a five-game skid. That and more from Tuesday's top NHL action.
Travis Konecny, Philadelphia Flyers
Despite breakout effort, Flyers' Konecny takes blame after 'stupid penalty'
Travis Konecny had his best game in a Flyers uniform on Monday, but he felt responsible for the team's 5-3 loss. By Tim Panaccio
Calgary Flames, NHL, Johnny Gaudreau
Best of NHL: Flames tie franchise record with 10th straight win
We recap Monday's top NHL action, including the Flames' 4-3 shootout victory over the Penguins to tie a franchise record with their 10th consecutive win.
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Travis Konecny
Power play fails fading Flyers again in loss to Blue Jackets
Travis Konecny scored a pair of goals on Monday, but the Flyers' power play let the team down again in a 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets. By Tim Panaccio
Philadelphia Flyers, NHL, Valtteri Filppula, Steve Mason
Instant Replay: Konecny's late penalty costly in Flyers' 3rd straight loss
Travis Konecny scored a pair of goals, but the rookie's late penalty proved costly in the Flyers' 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets. By Tim Panaccio
Travis Konecny, Philadelphia Flyers
Skate Update: 4 games into return, Konecny knows he's got a long way to go
Rookie Travis Konecny, who returned from an ankle and knee sprain 4 games ago, knows he's not yet playing to his previous standard. By Tim Panaccio
Felix Sandstrom, Philadelphia Flyers
Future Flyers Report: Sandstrom, Lindblom soon could be coming overseas
With Brynäs IF in the postseason, Felix Sandstrom and Oskar Lindblom soon could be coming overseas. Tom Dougherty's Future Flyers Report.
Philadelphia Flyers, Columbus Blue Jackets
Flyers-Blue Jackets 5 things: Definite must-win, but playoffs appear improbable
It's a definite must-win for the Flyers, but playoffs appear improbable with the Blue Jackets in town Monday (7/CSN/CSNPhilly.com). By Tom Dougherty
Best of NHL: Rangers beat Red Wings for NHL-best 25th road win
The New York Rangers downed the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night for their NHL-leading 25th road win.
Sean Couturier, David Backes
Flyers Weekly Observations: Crushing defeat caps frustrating week
Saturday's brutal loss in Boston capped off a week where the Flyers' playoff hopes were put on life support. Greg Paone's observations
Valterri Filppula
Flyers' disastrous road trip an opportunity lost in wild-card chase
The Flyers started thier trip in striking distance of the wild card, but ground was lost instead of gained thanks to three losses. By Tim Panaccio
Jordan Weal
Flyers Notes: Jordan Weal sees another goal challenged, continues to impress
Jordan Weal continued to impress Saturday in Boston, scoring his third goal in his last 10 games in the Flyers' loss. By Tim Panaccio
Morgan Reilly, Toronto Maple Leafs, NHL
Best of NHL: Maple Leafs, Lightning both win to put Flyers in bigger hole
Both the Leafs and Lightning won Saturday to put the Flyers in a deeper hole, as Toronto goes up six points on the Flyers and owns the final wild-card spot. .
Brandon Manning, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers, NHL
An 'unfortunate mistake' costs Flyers in devastating loss to Bruins
An "unfortunate mistake" by Brandon Manning led to a 2-1 Flyers loss to Boston with 5.6 seconds left. By Tim Panaccio