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Rob Riches
Greater Philadelphia
Cabrini College alumnus
Interests: Learning, sports, personal growth
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Henrik Lundqvist's strong 25-save performance and Rick Nash's two goals helped the Rangers sink the Flyers, 5-1, to end their four-game win streak. Continue reading
The Flyers look to not just extend a win streak, but leapfrog the Rangers in the Metro Division standings tonight. Continue reading
Sean Couturier scored two goals (again) in a 5-3 win against the Devils. Continue reading
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In what seemed like one fell swoop, though, that shot to take down the Penguins disappeared, and the Flyers fell 5-1. Continue reading
The Flyers open the 2018 portion of their schedule with a matchup against the Penguins. Continue reading
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The rookie blueliner put the Flyers on the board in the 1st period, for his first NHL goal Continue reading
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The Flyers welcome the Sabres to town, and look for their fifth consecutive win. Continue reading
Josh Bailey's overtime winner sealed a 4-3 win for the Islanders, extending the Flyers' losing streak to six games. Continue reading
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The Flyers look to snap their five-game losing streak as they open a home-and-home with the New York Islanders. Continue reading
The Flyers will host the rival Pittsburgh Penguins under the great Lincoln Financial Field lights in 2019. Continue reading
If the trend of ex-Flyers in the Hall continues, who could find themselves inducted? Continue reading
If the league is looking to re-broaden its international horizons, could the Flyers go on to be a featured club? Continue reading
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(Kate Frese/SB Nation) By Rob Riches, Sports Talk Philly staff Though the Flyers got off to a bit of a sluggish start, it looked like they would be able to close out their five-game homestand with two points. What followed was arguably one of their worst-played periods of the (young)... Continue reading
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The Flyers cap off a five-game homestand against the Anaheim Ducks Continue reading
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As the Lehigh Valley Phantoms visit the Hershey Bears at Hersheypark Stadium for the Capital BlueCross Outdoor Classic, the Flyers Alumni will be taking on Bears Alumni on Jan. 19. Continue reading
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Sean Couturier, Shayne Gostisbehere, Claude Giroux and Dale Weise all tallied for the Orange and Black, helping them take a 5-1 lead in more than convincing fashion. Continue reading
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The Flyers move on from their offensive outburst against a middle-of-the-road Florida Panthers team. Continue reading
The Flyers also showed how penalty-kill struggles can blow any late lead, falling to Nashville on Tuesday, 6-5 Continue reading
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After a three-game trip to California that saw the Flyers claim four points, they close out their season-opening West swing with a trip to Nashville. Continue reading
Jonathan Quick and the LA Kings topped the Flyers, 2-0, on Thursday. Continue reading
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After opening the season with a 5-3 win in San Jose, the Flyers trek down the California coast to Los Angeles, taking on a new-look Kings team. Continue reading
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Whether or not it's how the team improves on last season or the youthful injection of talent coming up as another phase of Ron Hextall's rebuild, there will be plenty to watch out for. Continue reading
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Wayne Simmonds offered his take on the protests of racial equality occurring throughout the sports world. Continue reading
Yet another overtime period was necessary -- a common theme this preseason -- but Travis Konecny secured the win for the Orange and Black. Continue reading
Fresh off a 3-2 overtime loss on Monday that saw Travis Sanheim record a pair of goals, further solidifying his case for a roster spot, the Flyers return home for another preseason matchup with the New York Rangers. Continue reading