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Flight Plan: Taking Off

The Philadelphia Flyers have now won two games in a row, both against divisional rivals in the New York Rangers and New York Islanders, and have finally lit the lamp more than two times in one game. More importantly perhaps, the team is finally healthy as Scott Hartnell and Vincent Lecavalier have both returned from injury. Lecavalier now has four goals and six points on the season, three of which came yesterday as he skated for the second game in a row with captain Claude Giroux and rookie Michael Raffl. Jakub Voracek is starting to look a little bit more …

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Gameday FAQ: Flyers at Islanders

Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Saturday, October 26, 2013.     When and where are the Flyers playing?   The Philadelphia Flyers (2-7-0) travel to the island that is long to face the New York Islanders (4-3-3) at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for a 7:00pm matchup.     How can I watch this game?   This game will be shown on Comcast Sportsnet (CSN Philly) locally. You can also find it on MSG Plus if you’re in the Big Apple.   The game will also be broadcast on 97.5 The Fanatic for those who prefer the …

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Admirals Blank Phantoms With Ease

After a stellar game last week the Adirondack Phantoms (1-4-0-2) were shutout by the Norfolk Admirals (4-1-0-2) in front of a sparse crowd at the Glens Falls Civic Center Friday Night. Yann Danis made 24 saves but did not look his goalie of the year caliber from two years ago.  Peter Holland was a highlight for the Admirals with 2 goals and an assist giving him a point on all three Norfolk goals. Maxime Sauve also contributed a goal as Norfolk outplayed Adirondack in all aspects of the game. The first period was one to forget. No really, I can …

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The Orange and Black List: Bernie Parent’s life as an FBI consultant

When men sign up to play goaltender for the Philadelphia Flyers, they take on a certain risk. The risk of losing their mind. Few escape unscathed. Flyers great Bernie Parent helps the FBI round these men up and finds them the help that they need.   BERNIE PARENT pulls up to FBI Headquarters in PHILADELPHIA, PA. He steps out of his shiny, black Porsche and assesses the building. He is met by young agent REBECCA BAKER.   BERNIE Well well well, who is this?   BAKER Special Agent Baker. Thanks for coming in today, Bernie.   BERNIE Oh believe me, …

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Around the Net October 25,2013: Flyers beat Rangers, Scott suspended pending hearing, more

Welcome to Around the Net, a twice weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Flyers win! It’s a start. [Broad Street Hockey] [The 700 Level] [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer] [Philly.com] NHL news and notes Chicago is so good, they score goals without trying: [Puck Daddy] John Scott should be deported or banned forever, like Ogie Oglethorpe: [The Hockey News] The Kings trolled the Yotes and then beat them: [ESPN] Wanna go see some hockey? Get your Philadelphia Flyers tickets here. That’s all for this week, join me next week for more links from around the web …