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The Flyers Are Retiring Eric Lindros’s Number

As a Philly sports fan that cut his teeth in the 1990s, Eric Lindros was an early hero of mine. When healthy, the former Flyers […]

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Former Flyer Mark Recchi Elected to Hockey Hall of Fame

Longtime Flyers winger Mark Recchi was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday, joining former linemate and Ellio’s Pizza commercial co-star Eric Lindros […]

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Flyers Host Disabled Man Assaulted In Viral Video

I was so distraught the first time I saw the video of those awful kids sucker punching Mark Smith, an intellectually disabled Cheltenham man. The […]

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Snider Family Plans Marijuana Farm in Far Northeast

Perhaps one day the Flyers will score for an ounce of marijuana instead of a case of Tastykakes. Snider Health, a company founded by the […]

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Flyer Wayne Simmonds Wins All-Star Game MVP

Wayne Simmonds, the longtime Flyers winger who was acquired by the team in a trade with the Kings in 2011, made the best of his […]

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Let’s Talk About This Photo of Joe Biden Eating Ice Cream at the Flyers Game

Thanks for joining us tonight @JoeBiden! This cone’s on us 🍦 pic.twitter.com/duiMb32eca — Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) December 22, 2016 On Wednesday night, the Flyers defeated […]

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City Will Lease Mayor’s Box at Wells Fargo Center to Help Fund Schools

The city will lease the so-called “Mayor’s Suite” at the Wells Fargo Center for $100k annually – and the revenue, which will likely exceed that, will go toward […]

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How the Flyers Became the Hottest Team in Hockey

At the start of the Christmas shopping season, the Flyers didn’t look like they were going to bring Philadelphia much holiday cheer. They were incredibly […]

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Flyers Fans Have Been Woo-ing, and Players Are Angry

On Tuesday night, the Flyers beat the Bruins in a nine-round shootout after the teams tied at 2. But that was not the biggest story […]

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You Should Be Excited About the Flyers This Season

The Flyers might be pretty good this season. This is not always the case. Since the 2012 season, the Flyers haven’t finished higher than third […]

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Flyers’ Legion of Doom Line to Reunite for Alumni Game

The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that the famed Legion of Doom line from the 1990s would be reuniting for an alumni game against the Pittsburgh […]

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Comcast to Buy Out Ed Snider’s Stake in Flyers

Comcast will buy out Ed Snider‘s 24 percent stake in Comcast Spectacor next month, gaining full ownership of the Philadelphia Flyers, the Wells Fargo Center […]

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The Flyers Unveiled New Jerseys Today and Everyone Hates Them Already

The media gathered at the Philly From the Top observation deck, on the 57th floor of One Liberty. The team at MeiGray Group had set […]

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The Flyers Could Have Been Named the Croaking Crickets

Fifty years ago this week, the Flyers were named. The official unveiling of the name took place on August 3rd, 2016, and Bill Meltzer wrote […]

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Eric Lindros Will Be Inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

Eric Lindros had to wait six years, but he finally got the call. Today, Lindros got that call confirming his induction into the Hockey Hall […]