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The 3-1 loss to Washington marked the end of a 1-3-0 week for the Flyers, that produced just two points in the standings and pushed them below the playoff line. At 22 games into the season, there is still time left in the season and the panic button shouldn’t be pushed just yet. But there are ongoing trends that don’t bode well for the Flyers if this continues in the weeks ahead. Continue reading
Kyle Collington and Kevin Durso talk the previous few games for the Flyers, special teams, and the huge slate of games coming up for the Orange and Black. Continue reading
The Capitals grabbed two goals late in the second, then another in the third as they closed out a 3-1 result on Sunday night at Wells Fargo Center. Continue reading
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The Flyers will take on the Washington Capitals three times this week, starting with a Sunday night meeting to close out a stretch of six games in nine nights. Continue reading
In the third period, the Flyers looked tired. They looked like the tank was empty. And the Penguins, certainly not at their best, were able to take advantage with one goal that proved to be the difference in a 4-3 result. And it doesn’t get any easier, as the Flyers are right back on the ice on Sunday. Continue reading
As the third period progressed in a tie game, the Flyers started to show the lack of energy that comes with playing so frequently, while the Penguins got the only goal that mattered and finished off the game, claiming a 4-3 decision in the rubber match of the three-game series between the two teams on Saturday afternoon. Continue reading
The Flyers and Penguins meet for the third and final time this week, trying to decide the winner of the three-game series. Continue reading
Even though the Phillies have lost Adam Haseley perhaps for Opening Day, there still may not be a path to the Opening Day roster for Odubel Herrera. Continue reading
Zach Eflin is now poised to become a legitimate #3 starter in the Phillies rotation. Continue reading
The Flyers gave up three goals in the first four minutes of the game. Alain Vigneault used his timeout. The Flyers didn't come back in waves, but trimmed away the lead and completed the rally with just over two minutes left in regulation, resulting in arguably their most impressive win of the season. Continue reading
A deflection goal by Scott Laughton tied the game with 6:23 remaining, then Claude Giroux's second goal of the game with 2:08 to play proved to be the difference in the Flyers 4-3 comeback win over the Penguins on Thursday night. Continue reading
The second game is set for Thursday night, and the Penguins will remain without their captain due to COVID protocols. Meanwhile, the Flyers get another chance to respond to adversity and to play with a full lineup after their own COVID situation. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor As the All-Star break slowly approaches so does another key date, the March 25th trade deadline. Teams have three weeks left to make the necessary moves to upgrade their roster before the playoffs. The Sixers have been linked to... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor The Sixers would wrap up the first half of the schedule on Wednesday night in a rematch with the Utah Jazz. This matchup had high expectations with both teams being at full strength this time around, and it did... Continue reading
With their full lineup back on the ice, the Penguins showed the formula that defeats the Flyers, and did it without Sidney Crosby in the lineup. Following a quick response to a Flyers goal off a turnover, they commanded the play from there, and it didn’t seem to matter that the Flyers were throwing plenty of rubber at the Pittsburgh net. Continue reading
The Penguins took control in the second period and erased a Flyers third-period goal in short order on their way to a 5-2 result over the Flyers on Tuesday night. Continue reading
The Phillies announced that Citizens Bank Park will be open to 8,800 fans for the first 19 home games. Continue reading
After a weekend sweep in Buffalo, the Flyers were gearing up to face one of the best in the world and get a test from a team right there in the playoff race. But on Tuesday morning, Sidney Crosby was ruled out for Tuesday upon his placement on the NHL's COVID list. Now, the Flyers will face the rest of the Penguins without their captain, as this three-game series begins on Tuesday night. Continue reading
Former Phillies pitching Coach RIch Dubee has joined the Saugerties Stallions, a New York-based collegiate summer league for those with NCAA eligibility. Continue reading
The Phantoms saw continued success for Zayde Wisdom and Max Willman, while it was all wins for the Flyers college prospects. Continue reading
This time, it was Carter Hart’s turn in goal to have an excellent outing in goal to help the Flyers get another two points in the standings. It just happened to involve a three-goal second period that produced another 3-0 victory. Continue reading
The Phillies Grapefruit League home Opener will put the Phillies back on television and in front of fans. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor After a dominant defensive showing against the Mavericks on national television on Thursday, the Sixers would be back in action on Saturday night, hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Sixers would lack energy for a majority of this game, and... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images We are going to start this out by bringing back a very old game: Two Truths And A Lie (see answer below) Ben Simmons is the best perimeter defender in the NBA. Ben Simmons once dunked on a giraffe. Ben Simmons’s defensive on/off split in 2021... Continue reading