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Philadelphia Sports Coverage: Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers
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Read "Phillies Roundtable: Potential Trade Targets to Bolster Club for Postseason Run" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on Continue reading
According to a report from NHL writer John Hoven, goalie Anthony Stolarz has accepted the Flyers qualifying offer of $761,250. Continue reading
The Flyers avoided arbitration with forward Taylor Leier, agreeing to a one-year, one-way deal worth $720,000. The Flyers also signed forward Tyrell Goulbourne to a one-year deal and confirmed the signing of forward Danick Martel. Continue reading
The Phillies traded the contract of left-handed reliever Hoby Milner to the Tampa Bay Rays. Continue reading
Phillies placed starter Zach Eflin on the 10-day disabled list with a blister on his finger. Continue reading
Danick Martel has signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Flyers, worth $715,000, according to a report by Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports. Continue reading
The Flyers kept some depth in the system on the blue line, signing defenseman Reece Willcox to a two-year, two-way deal on Thursday. Continue reading
Sixers head coach and interim general manager Brett Brown offered some encouraging words on the progression of 2017 top pick Markelle Fultz. Continue reading
In the final part of our three-part series, reviewing the Flyers prospects at development camp, we look at the goalies. Continue reading
The Phillies will have to do some roster shuffling to get through the many games in the next week. Continue reading
In the second part of our three-part series, reviewing the Flyers prospects at development camp, we look at the defensemen. Continue reading
Will the Sixers continue to make an attempt to trade for Kawhi Leonard? Continue reading
The future of the Flyers is getting closer and there should be some excitement coming into camp. Here are just a few players that may get an extended look in training camp. Continue reading
In the first of a three-part series, we review the Flyers prospects at development camp. We start with the forwards. Continue reading
The Flyers have signed Christian Folin to a one-year deal, Hextall announced on Thursday morning. Terms of the deal have not been released. Continue reading
According to a report, there has been "chatter" about a potential Phillies reunion with starter Cole Hamels. Continue reading
For the Flyers, the addition of James van Riemsdyk could give them a much-needed catalyst to propel the team's power play to a top spot in the league. Continue reading
The free agency frenzy has come and gone and Ron Hextall went out and made a splash, signing forward James van Riemsdyk to a five-year, $35 million deal. The guys react the Flyers big signing, look at the rest of the free agent landscape and take an early look at what the Flyers lineup could look like next season. Continue reading
This Phillies Nation Podcast on Sports Talk Philly: discusses the first half success, the upcoming trade deadline, and the recent retirement of Jayson Werth. Continue reading
With no short-term options available in the free agent market or through a trade at this time, the Flyers focus shifts to internal options for filling out both the bottom-six forward group and defensive pairings. Continue reading
The Flyers had a need for a scoring winger and got one in James van Riemsdyk. "We felt with the fit, we needed size, we needed goal scoring, we needed a left winger," GM Ron Hextall said. "This one just fit all around for us and I think James felt the same way." Continue reading
After six seasons in Toronto, what does James van Riemsdyk bring the Flyers in his return to Philadelphia through free agency? Continue reading
Right now, the James van Riemsdyk signing means that the Flyers were willing to spend to make upgrades. Make no mistake, Ron Hextall made a statement with this move. The Flyers are ready to be players on the market, not just on draft weekend. Continue reading
According to multiple reports, the first from TSN's Frank Seravalli, the Flyers and forward James van Riemsdyk have agreed to a five-year, $35 million deal that will become official when free agency opens at noon on Sunday. Continue reading
Ron Hextall and Flyers scouts have done very well in the past couple years on finding value and good young talent later in the first round. 19th overall pick Jay O’Brien could soon be another example of that. Continue reading