Maple Leafs Rally From 3-Goal Deficit to Beat Flyers

TORONTO — Auston Matthews scored with five minutes left in the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs rallied from a three-goal deficit to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers 7-6 on Friday night. A one-handed pass from William Nylander in front found the the Leafs centre, who buried his 33rd goal of the season to snap a 5-5 tie inside a raucous Scotiabank Arena. Matthews added […]

NHL News & Notes: Eichel, Grzelcyk, Voracek & More

In today’s News & Notes, Jack Eichel has been suspended two games, Matt Grzelcyk’s x-rays for his injured arm have come back negative, Jakub Voracek has been suspended two games and David Perron is believed to be dealing with concussion-related symptoms. Eichel Suspended 2 Games The Buffalo Sabres will be without Eichel for their next […]

Voracek Suspended 2 Games

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety has suspended Philadelphia Flyers’ forward Jakub Voracek two games for interference on New York Islanders’ defender Johnny Boychuk. This is Voracek’s first suspension in his NHL career. Philadelphia’s Jakub Voracek has been suspended for two games for Interference on NY Islanders’ Johnny Boychuk. https://t.co/9YI9Jhc1oU — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) […]

Analyzing Wayne Simmonds’ Value

Wayne Simmonds is one of the most-discussed players leading into the NHL’s Monday Trade Deadline. The lanky winger has been a Philadelphia Flyers stalwart for the last eight seasons, but his contract ends this summer. The Flyers’ once-flickering playoff hopes have dimmed after a pair of thumpings this week, quickly vaulting them closer to a […]

NHL News & Notes: Myers, Hedman, Cave & More

In today’s News & Notes, Tyler Myers is returning after missing some time, Victor Hedman will play in Tuesday nights contest, the Edmonton Oilers have claimed Colby Cave off of waivers and Dale Weise has been placed on waivers. Related: NHL News & Notes: Stars & Ducks Trade, NHL Stars of the Week & More Myers […]

Hurricanes Have Big 2nd to Top Struggling Flyers

PHILADELPHIA — Dougie Hamilton, Justin Williams and Teuvo Teravainen scored second-period goals to lead the Carolina Hurricanes past the woeful Philadelphia Flyers, 5-3 on Thursday night. The Flyers fired coach Dave Hakstol and general manager Ron Hextall last month and the shake-up has yet to spark any kind of sign of playoff life for a […]

NHL Rumors: Quick, Marner, Oilers, Devils, More

In today’s NHL rumors (the Christmas Eve Edition), there are updates on the Flyers search for a goaltender, which apparently includes Jonathan Quick. Meanwhile, the Maple Leafs are chatting with Mitch Marner’s agent and the Oilers realize they have depth issues that might be addressing. Will Ray Shero deviate from his plan to help the […]

Flyers Past Predators – Hart Shines in 2nd Start

PHILADELPHIA — Carter Hart made 31 saves for his second straight win in his second NHL start, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Thursday night. Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek scored for the Flyers, who won their second straight under interim coach Scott Gordon. Gordon replaced Dave Hakstol, who was fired […]