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Matthew Strome and the Hamilton Bulldogs won two of three Round-Robin games to advance to Friday night's semi-final. German Rubtsov and the Acadie-Bathurst Titan also won two of three games and by virtue of goal differential tiebreakers, advanced automatically to Sunday's Championship Game. Continue reading
The Washington Capitals are heading to the Stanley Cup Final after a 4-0 win in Game 7 on Wednesday night. Continue reading
Toronto's stifling defense completely shut down the Phantoms, as the Marlies piled on with two goals in the second and two goals in the third to take Game 3 by a score of 5-0 at PPL Center, taking a 3-0 series lead. Continue reading
Philippe Myers and Travis Sanheim have brought their great seasons to the Calder Cup Playoffs. Despite being down two games to the Toronto Marlies in the Eastern Conference Final, their presence has been felt and is showcasing a potential future pairing for the Flyers at the NHL level. Continue reading
Photo by miguelangelnunez, CC BY 2.0 Will the home of Philadelphia Union be a happy hunting ground in 2018? Even a rare recent victory over near neighbors D.C. United hasn’t been able to lift the frustration and stagnation surrounding the Philadelphia Union. The Pennsylvania club has averaged just over a... Continue reading
The success of the Vegas Golden Knights puts a sharper lens on a potential Seattle expansion draft in 2020, one in which the Flyers stand to lose a valuable asset. Continue reading
The expansion team that could continues a remarkable journey in their inaugural season. The Vegas Golden Knights continue to write an amazing script, as they defeated the Winnipeg Jets in Game 5, 2-1, to win the series, 4-1, and advance to the Stanley Cup Final. Continue reading
Game 2 required overtime, but it was Miro Aaltonen who finished off an excellent passing play by the Toronto Marlies to win the game with 9:01 left in the extra session by a 3-2 final, dropping the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to a 2-0 series deficit. Continue reading
The Toronto Marlies broke a 3-3 tie early in the third period to defeat the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 4-3, in Game 1. Continue reading
Phil Myers is sometimes the forgotten prospect on a blue line that now has five players with NHL experience, simply because he is marinating in the AHL at the moment. But his time is coming soon, and when it does, his potential could make him one of the Flyers top defensemen. Continue reading
Carter Hart will likely be in Lehigh Valley next season, but what impact will the impending future have on the team going forward? Continue reading
It was a disappointing end to a stellar junior career for Hart, who was WHL Player and Goaltender of the Year and set a WHL record for shutouts in a career. But that chapter has now officially closed. With that, Hart turns pro and is one step closer to reaching the NHL. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images Since Super Bowl LII is now a history and the Philadelphia Eagles are the undisputed champions of the last NFL season with 41-33 victory, defeating the New England Patriots, it is high time we started looking forward to the NFL football lines for the 2018 season.... Continue reading
After two games in the Eastern Conference Final, the Washington Capitals have stormed out to a 2-0 series lead, putting them two wins away from reaching their first Stanley Cup Final since 1998. In the Western Conference Final, the Winnipeg Jets and Vegas Golden Knights split the first two games of the series in Winnipeg as the series heads to Las Vegas. Continue reading
Read "Nola, Arrieta have given Phillies one of league's best one-two punches" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
Two Flyers prospects advanced to the Memorial Cup. Matthew Strome and the Hamilton Bulldogs are representing the OHL. German Rubtsov and the Acadie-Bathurst Titan are representing the QMJHL. For Morgan Frost, the season came to an end. Continue reading
In Part 2 of our Flyers Offseason Preview, possible line combinations are reviewed including a realistic name or two from free agency being tossed into the lineup. Continue reading
Up 3-1 in the series entering Game 5 on Saturday night, the Phantoms put the finishing touches on the Charlotte Checkers, winning the game, 5-1, and claiming the series, 4-1. Continue reading
Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs came to a close with the Vegas Golden Knights, Tampa Bay Lightning, Washington Capitals and Winnipeg Jets advancing to the Conference Finals. Continue reading
Alex Krushelnyski ended the longest game in AHL history, scoring at 6:48 of the fifth overtime to give the Lehigh Valley Phantoms a 2-1 win and a 3-1 series lead on the Charlotte Checkers. Alex Lyon made 94 saves on 95 shots, coming four saves short of an AHL record in the win. Continue reading
Despite getting outshot, 35-20, the Phantoms rolled to a 5-1 win in Game 3 in Charlotte to take a 2-1 series lead. Continue reading
The Phillies reportedly have promoted relief prospect Seranthony Dominguez to major leagues. Continue reading
Read Josh Landsburg's "Things to keep in mind as Sixers face elimination" and more Philadelphia 76ers news and rumors on Continue reading
It was just one of those games where everything that could go wrong, did go wrong, as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms dropped Game 2 to the Charlotte Checkers, 6-0, at PPL Center on Saturday night. Continue reading
The Phantoms got a 2-1 Game 1 win over the Charlotte Checkers on a late power-play goal by Greg Carey, but the win came at a cost as Travis Sanheim was helped off the ice after a late knee-on-knee collision. Continue reading