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Philadelphia Sports Coverage: Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers
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Read "Despite excitement, Jake Arrieta comes to Philadelphia with red flags" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
With the final stretch approaching for the Philadelphia Flyers, Alex Lyon has proven over his recent appearances that he is a serviceable goalie. Continue reading
A 5-4 shootout loss to the lowly Detroit Red Wings gave the Flyers a deserved result in more ways than one, knocking them from the top three in the Metropolitan Division and back into the wildcard race. Continue reading
Three second-period goals knocked Petr Mrazek from the game and the Flyers had to furiously rally back to even get one point in the standings. In the end, the rally for two points fell short, as the Flyers dropped the decision to the Detroit Red Wings, 5-4, in a shootout on Tuesday night at Little Caesar's Arena. Continue reading
Four of the Flyers next five games will come on the road, starting with Tuesday night's meeting with the struggling Detroit Red Wings. Continue reading
The Flyers announced on Monday that forward Michael Raffl will be out for two weeks with an upper-body injury. Continue reading
After rallying for four goals in the third period of Saturday's game in Carolina, the Flyers turned in one of their best games in March, a 6-3 win on home ice against the Washington Capitals. The four-point stretch gives the Flyers some breathing room with just nine games left on the schedule before the regular season comes to an end. Continue reading
The Flyers scored three goals in the second, highlighted by Oskar Lindblom's first NHL goal, and three goals in the third, two by Wayne Simmonds, to claim a 6-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Sunday night at Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
The Flyers play host to the Metropolitan Division leading Washington Capitals, who carry a two-point lead into Sunday's game. Continue reading
Curry led the Eagles in hurries last season. Continue reading
The Sixers look to take momentum from their comeback win on Thursday into their Friday night matchup at home against Brooklyn. Continue reading
While the Philadelphia Union have found themselves another investor, hyper-negativity from the team's fan base nearly sunk the deal before it became official. Continue reading
A 5-3 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets has the Flyers recent free-fall pressing on, while Columbus' surge puts them on the cusp of overtaking the Flyers in the standings. New Jersey and Florida are all knocking on the door too, as the Flyers spot in the playoffs burns to a crisp. Continue reading
Forward Matthew Strome, drafted in the fourth round of the 2017 NHL Draft, signed an entry-level deal with the Flyers on Thursday, according to GM Ron Hextall. Continue reading
The Flyers are certainly flirting with an epic collapse, from comfortably in the playoffs to fighting for their playoff lives every night. With 12 games to go, what will it take to lock down a playoff spot? Continue reading
With Tuesday's news of Brent Celek being released by the Eagles, Flyers captain Claude Giroux vaulted to the top in the list of Philadelphia's longest-tenured athletes currently playing in the city. Continue reading
The Flyers signed forward Maksim Sushko to an entry-level deal. Sushko was selected in the fourth round with the 107th overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. Continue reading
Scott Gordon is currently in his third season with the Phantoms and will be behind the bench for much longer. Gordon signed a contract extension to remain the Phantoms head coach. Continue reading
The Flyers were closing in on at least one hard-earned point against another Western Conference team when a lost puck battle led to the game-winning goal for the Vegas Golden Knights. For the Flyers, it was just another game that got away, a growing trend here in March. Continue reading
The Golden Knights got a goal from Ryan Carpenter with 2:40 left in the third period while Marc-Andre Fleury made 38 saves to give Vegas the 3-2 win over the Flyers on Monday night at Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
The Flyers next game is the final one in a series of tough tests, as they face the Vegas Golden Knights, making their first trip to Philadelphia in franchise history. Continue reading
The Sixers (36-29) got a much needed victory and confidence booster over the Nets (21-46) at the Barclays Center Sunday night. Continue reading
The Sixers (35-29), coming off a loss to Miami, look for retribution against the Brooklyn Nets (21-45) on Sunday night. Continue reading
The Flyers signed left wing Carsen Twarynski to an entry-level deal on Sunday, GM Ron Hextall announced. Twarynski was drafted by the Flyers in the third round of the 2016 NHL Draft with the 82nd overall pick. Continue reading
During a five-game losing streak that came to a close on Saturday, there have been many questions that come to mind about the Flyers' play. One of the many things plaguing the team's performance is the inability to score on the power play, and that was no different even in a winning effort on Saturday. Continue reading