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Game 23 Preview: Philadelphia Flyers @ Florida Panthers

  Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Monday, November 25, 2013.   When and where are the Flyers playing? The Philadelphia Flyers (10-10-2) travel down to Sunrise to take on the Florida Panthers (6-13-5) for a 7:30 PM (ET) matchup.   How can I watch this game? This game will be shown on Comcast Sportsnet (CSN Philly) locally. You can also find it on FSFL if you’re down south. The game will also be broadcast on 97.5 The Fanatic for those who prefer the smooth sounds of Tim Saunders and Chris Therien.   Who do I have to …

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Flight Plan: Turning It Around

The Philadelphia Flyers have been one of the hottest teams in the entire NHL in November. Since their first game of the month, a 7-0 blowout loss to the Washington Capitals, they have managed to garner at least a point in the standings in every game except one, as they’ve gone 7-1-2. It’s a pretty impressive little run they’ve been on, but what’s also refreshing is that they are starting to score goals at a more consistent pace. They’ve scored more than two goals on six occasions now for the season, which is a feat they accomplished just once through …

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A detailed look at the Couturier, Read, and Downie line

Ask anybody who’s been watching the Philadelphia Flyers over the past two weeks who their best line has been and they’ll reply the Sean Couturier, Matt Read, and Steve Downie line. Since Downie returned from the injury he suffered in his first game back as a Flyer, the line has some impressive numbers; a combined 6 goals, 11 assists, for 17 points in 6 games. And if you’re a fan of +/-, a combined +21. When the Flyers traded for Downie many people weren’t overly enthused. Some viewed it as maintaining the same rough-and-tumble Flyers culture that many people are …

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Flyperbole: Rumor Ruminations on Brayden Schenn, Luke Schenn, Sean Couturier

Rumors, rumors, winning certainly doesn’t stop them. Brayden Schenn seems to be the focus of the rumor mill this week.   BRAYDEN BONANZA Darren Dreger mentioned on TSN that he’s been hearing Brayden Schenn’s name pop up in trade rumors. Per the transcript on TSN:   “Now the Flyers aren’t trying to push out Schenn – they may want to push out his brother Luke – but what they’ve told teams quietly is that if there is the right deal available, if they can find the right fit, then absolutely they would include Brayden Schenn in a trade scenario. And …

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Around the Net November 22, 2013: Flyers win again, smack down Buffalo 4-1

Welcome to Around the Net, a weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Flyers keep it rolling The Flyers rallied with a strong second and third period and defeated the Sabres on Thursday night: [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer] [Philly.com-Sam Donnellon] Steve Mason has been great so far this season: [The Hockey Writers] Steve Downie is a good luck charm or something: [Philly.com-Bob Vetrone Jr.] Around the NHL Jaromir Jagr scored an OT game winner: [The Hockey News] Go see the hottest team in the NHL, the Philadelphia Flyers. Get your Philadelphia Flyers tickets here. It’s not …