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Frank Klose
Philadelphia, PA
College professor, church musician, Sports Talk Philly
Interests: Phillies baseball!
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Just eight games into the Flyers season, Ron Hextall is having to deal with a common GM problem, managing injuries. Continue reading
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Flyers defenseman Andrew MacDonald will be out for four-to-six weeks with a lower-body injury. GM Ron Hextall announced the injury on Sunday afternoon with the team off from practice. Continue reading
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Saturday was another one of those close one-goal games that came down to the very end. But it was a late goal by Wayne Simmonds and some strong defensive for the entire final period that proved to be the difference in the Flyers 2-1 win over the Oilers. Continue reading
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Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winning goal with 2:15 to play as the Flyers claimed a 2-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday afternoon at Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
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A five-game homestand continues on Saturday afternoon against a team that will certainly counter the Flyers improved speed. The Edmonton Oilers pay a visit to Wells Fargo Center. Game time is set for 1 p.m. Continue reading
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The Sixers fought the Celtics who were wearing green and white and another group of people wearing white and black. 5 against 8 isn't easy. Continue reading
The Sixers face the Celtics in their first home game of the season. It. Is. Time. Continue reading
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The swift, quick skating, the impressive puck handling and the precise playmaking ability that we saw of Shayne Gostisbehere in his rookie year seems to be returning. And while credit goes to Gostisbehere himself, credit must be bestowed to Flyers rookie defensemen and pairing partner Robert Hagg. Continue reading
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After spending the first two weeks of the season in the minors, forward Matt Read was recalled by the Flyers on Thursday, bringing the roster to 23 once again. Continue reading
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The Philadelphia Flyers are looking to avenge a heartbreaking, yet frustrating loss just nine days ago to the Nashville Predators at 7 p.m. from the Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
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The guys discuss the team's hot start and scoring outbursts to open the season, go back to Dave Hakstol's decision in last week's game in Nashville and look ahead as the Predators, Oilers and Ducks come to Wells Fargo Center for the remainder of the Flyers five-game homestand. Continue reading
With a new starting lineup, the Sixers can create a lot of excitement in 2017-18. Continue reading
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Through six games, the Flyers have 26 goals, the first time they have reached that mark since the 2005-06 season and just the second time they have hit that mark since the 1988-89 season. The increase in scoring to start the season has been extraordinary, and it starts with the three forwards on the top line. Continue reading
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While the final total in this game was only five goals, it doesn't take away from the fact that the Flyers are certainly off to a soaring start on home ice, especially after a 5-1 win over the Florida Panthers. Here is the Postgame Review. Continue reading
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The fourth line for the Flyers has been turning heads so far with their play. As compared to last season's mediocre fourth line, this year's trio is breath of fresh air. Continue reading
Several teams are off to strong starts on the young 2017-18 season with four wins in their first five games, including a few surprise teams and the newest NHL franchise. Continue reading
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The new top line for the Philadelphia consisting of Claude Giroux, Sean Couturier and Jake Voracek look to be an offensive threat for the Flyers this season. Continue reading
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The Flyers came out firing and scored early and often in a huge win to open the schedule at Wells Fargo Center with a convincing 8-2 victory over the Washington Capitals. Here is the postgame review. Continue reading
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The Flyers opened up their home schedule with a bang, scoring three goals in the second period and three more in the third to take a dominating 8-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night at Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
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The Flyers finally make their debut on home ice in the 2017-18 season after four difficult road games to start the season. The opponent is a red-hot offensive juggernaut in the Washington Capitals, a team that through five games has been lighting up the scoresheet. Continue reading
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The Sixers shot very well. So well, they earned themselves a new nickname! They defeated the Heat in the preseason finale. Continue reading
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The Phillies named Larry Bowa senior adviser to the general manager. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Tom Long, Sports Talk Philly Staff The Philadelphia 76ers will play their final preseason game tonight against the Miami Heat after beating the Brooklyn Nets 133-114. The Sixers, with Joel Embiid on the court, hope to end their preseason in Kansas City with a victory.... Continue reading
The Flyers fourth-line trio of Scott Laughton, Taylor Leier and Michael Raffl have started the season off with a buzz and have been wreaking havoc on opposing teams. Continue reading
The Eagles certainly battled their way to a statement win, defeating the Carolina Panthers, 28-23, on the road in a short week in a game that had a playoff feel. Here are this week's grades. Continue reading