Wayne and co

Gameday FAQ: Flyers vs Devils

Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Tuesday, September 24, 2013.   When and where are the Flyers playing? The Flyers host the New Jersey Devils at the Wells Fargo Center for a 7:00pm matchup.   How can I watch this game? For those of you in Philadelphia, you can watch this on The Comcast Network (TCN). If you have Fios, don’t panic! You have TCN, but it’s in standard definition on channel 99. Fuzzy hockey is better than no hockey. This game will also be broadcast nationally on the NHL Network, so the out of towners are not …

Ovi the Giant

Metropolitan Division Preview: Washington Capitals

The Philadelphia Flyers would like to formally welcome the Washington Capitals back to the neighborhood. Sure guys, we know it’s got a terrible name. We’re working on it. For those of you unaware, the Capitals and Flyers used to be in the Patrick Division together. From 1979 to 1993, the Flyers and Caps were divisional rivals until the NHL decided to shake things up. In fact, the last version of the Patrick Division was last year’s Atlantic Division, minus the Caps. The Caps come from the former Southeast Division, AKA a complete cakewalk, or easy pickins. They thrived on the …

Dan Miner

Phantoms: New Home, New Hope – The Voice From Above, Dan Miner

I have been associated with the Glens Falls Civic Center in several different aspects, from inputting online stats during the Frostbite era, to operating the message board, and now writer for Flyers Faithful covering the Phantoms. During all my stints, there was one constant: The voice from above, Dan Miner, PA Announcer. Not only is Dan a terrific on-air talent, but he is a passionate, hockey smart and kind individual who welcomed me into the press box very quickly. Since then, Dan and I have become friends and with the addition of Gary “The Music Man” Gifford, we have been …

Tye McGinn is one of several Phantoms players projected to make the Flyers roster out of training camp. (Photo courtesy of Philly.com)

Five Questions 2013 Preseason: Which Phantoms Will Make the Flyers Out of Training Camp?

Flyers Faithful is pleased to have Dave Isaac from the Courier-Post, Matt Brigidi from SB Nation, David Strehle from The Fourth Period, Anthony Mingioni from Center Ice Philly, and our very own Steve Jacot participate in the current iteration of Five Questions. This is the second of a five-part series focusing on the 2013-2014 preseason. (Please keep in mind that these questions were answered last week, so some of our questions may already have been resolved by the team.) Dave Isaac: The Flyers won’t have many open roster spots because of all the contracts they’ve given out. It would take a lot to uproot a player that …

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Around the Net:September 24,2013:Read gets extension,more

Welcome to Around the Net, a weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Read it and smile Matt Read signed an extension last week for four years,$14.5 million dollars [Broad Street Hockey] [The Checking Line] Lake Placid bonding The Flyers finished up their training camp in Lake Placid [Philly.com-Sam Carchidi] Goalie battle The Flyers starting goaltender has not been decided yet [Philly.com-Sam Carchidi] Wisdom of Bill Bill Meltzer has notes about some Flyers prospects [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer] Hockey season is coming, Get your Philadelphia Flyers tickets here. That’s all for this week, join me next …