Flyers remove statue of late singer Kate Smith

Sports 04/21/19, 18:40

The Philadelphia Flyers removed a statue of late singer Kate Smith outside NHL team's arena Sunday, two days after covering it amid allegations of racism against the 1930s star with a popular recording of "God Bless America.""The NHL principle 'Hockey is for Everyone' is at the heart of everything the ...

Flyers cover statue of singer Smith amid racism allegations

Sports 04/19/19, 11:57

The Philadelphia Flyers are covering a statue of singer Kate Smith outside their arena, following the New York Yankees in cutting ties and looking into allegations of racism against the 1930s star with a popular recording of "God Bless America."Flyers officials said Friday they also plan to remove Smith's "God ...

Flyers turn to winner Vigneault to snap championship drought

Hockey 04/18/19, 15:52

The Tampa Bay Lightning team that just flamed out in the first round of the playoffs is dotted with former New York Rangers who played in the 2014 Stanley Cup Final:Ryan Callahan, Ryan McDonagh, Dan Girardi, Anton Stralman, J.T. Miller all helped the Rangers to get within three wins of ...

Flyers hire Alain Vigneault as head coach

Sports 04/15/19, 17:31

The Philadelphia Flyers have hired Alain Vigneault as head coach, hoping the veteran can help lead them to their first Stanley Cup since 1975.Vigneault has led the New York Rangers and Vancouver Canucks to the Stanley Cup Final and takes over a Flyers team that missed the playoffs for the ...

Flyers start search for coach after missing playoffs

Sports 04/08/19, 15:58

The Philadelphia Flyers found a pair of rookies this season they expect to become superstars over the long haul.The first one is obvious: Gritty, the mischievous furball that not only would win an NHL mascot MVP vote by a landslide, the googly-eyed giant just might win a popularity contest among ...

Buffalo Sabres fire coach Phil Housley after 2 seasons

Sports 04/07/19, 12:18

The Buffalo Sabres have fired coach Phil Housley following two underperforming seasons, and after the team extended its franchise-worst playoff drought to an eighth consecutive year.The team made the move Sunday, a day after the Sabres closed their season with a 7-1 win at Detroit. The Sabres finished 13th in ...

Hurricanes top Flyers 4-3, will face Capitals in 1st round

Hockey 04/06/19, 21:04

Jordan Staal scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and the Carolina Hurricanes hung on to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Saturday night for their fourth victory in five games.The Hurricanes finished in the top wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference and will play the defending Stanley Cup ...

Blues use early 5-goal blitz to bury Flyers 7-3

Hockey 04/04/19, 22:06

Alex Pietrangelo had three assists during the Blues' five-goal first-period outburst, Alexander Steen finished with two goals and the St. Louis Blues kept their Central Division title hopes alive with a 7-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.The Blues scored five times in the first 9 minutes, 41 ...

Stars clinch 1st playoff trip since 2016, beating Flyers 6-2

Sports 04/02/19, 22:24

The Dallas Stars clinched their first trip to the playoffs in three years Tuesday night, getting two goals and two assists from Alexander Radulov in a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.The Stars were just a point shy of the postseason and could have made it with ...

Georgiev makes 29 saves and Rangers blank Flyers 3-0

Sports 03/31/19, 14:55

Alexandar Georgiev made 29 saves and Ryan Strome scored for the third consecutive game and the New York Rangers beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-0 on Sunday.Pavel Buchnevich, and Brady Skjei also scored for the Rangers and Brett Howden had two assists.Strome scored late in the first period to give the ...

Hurricanes edge Flyers 3-2 to improve playoff hopes

Hockey 03/30/19, 15:32

Teuvo Teravainen and Dougie Hamilton scored 21 seconds apart in the first period, and the Carolina Hurricanes gave their playoff hopes a boost with a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.Petr Mrazek made 30 saves for Carolina, which is in position for the first Eastern Conference wild card. ...

Couturier lifts Flyers to 5-4 shootout win over Maple Leafs

Hockey 03/27/19, 21:13

Sean Couturier scored in regulation and provided the only goal in a shootout as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 Wednesday night.Radko Gudas, Travis Konecny and Ryan Hartman also scored for Philadelphia, which remained mathematically alive for a playoff berth. The Flyers moved within eight points of ...

Holtby sharp as Capitals beat Flyers to end losing streak

Sports 03/24/19, 14:11

Braden Holtby made 35 saves to compensate for an inconsistent effort by his teammates, and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Sunday afternoon to snap a two-game skid. Holtby was in late-season form and helped Washington kill off three of four Philadelphia power plays. That allowed the Capitals ...

Bailey powers Islanders past Flyers 4-2

Sports 03/23/19, 15:03

Josh Bailey scored twice 1:23 apart in the third period, stopping a 12-game drought, and the New York Islanders beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Saturday.Nick Leddy and Brock Nelson also scored for New York, which had dropped two in a row and three of four overall. Robin Lehner ...

Hart makes 40 saves as Flyers beat Blackhawks 3-1

Hockey 03/21/19, 22:15

Carter Hart made 40 saves and James van Reimsdyk snapped a tie in the third period, helping the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on Thursday night.Corban Knight also scored as Philadelphia picked up a sorely needed victory after dropping three of four. The Flyers (36-30-8) are trying to ...

Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in ’19-20

Sports 03/21/19, 04:05

The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague and the Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm as part of the NHL's Global Series.Chicago and Philadelphia will face off in the Czech Republic's capital Oct. 4, while Buffalo and Tampa Bay ...

Canadiens beat listless Flyers 3-1

Hockey 03/19/19, 20:42

Brendan Gallagher, Shea Weber and Max Domi scored goals, Carey Price stopped 32 shots and the Montreal Canadiens earned a 3-1 win over the fading Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.The Canadiens and Flyers are both chasing a wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference. Montreal entered three points behind Columbus for ...

Flyers rally late to stun Penguins 2-1 in overtime

Hockey 03/17/19, 21:56

Sean Couturier beat Matt Murray with 3 seconds remaining in overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers put together an improbable rally to edge the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Sunday night.James van Riemsdyk tied the score with 18 seconds left in regulation when Murray's glove couldn't quite reach van Riemsdyk's wrist shot ...

Matthews scores 2 in 3rd period, Maple Leafs beat Flyers 7-6

Hockey 03/15/19, 21:44

Auston Matthews scored twice in the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs rallied from a three-goal deficit and held on to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 7-6 Friday night.Jake Muzzin had two goals and an assist, and Patrick Marleau, Zach Hyman and Martin Marincin also scored to for the Maple ...

Connolly has 2 goals, assist as Capitals beat Flyers 5-2

Hockey 03/14/19, 21:06

Brett Connolly had two goals and an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 Thursday night.Evgeny Kuznetsov added a goal and an assist, and Lars Eller and Tom Wilson also scored as the Capitals remained two points ahead of the second-place New York Islanders atop the ...

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