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John Tortorella hired to revitalize dormant Flyers

Jun. 17, 2022 17:12 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — John Tortorella is about the only NHL coach with such a motley compilation of highlight reels. There are censored versions of his rants. Uncensored versions. He’s angry at reporters. At his players. There is a video of “6 minutes of John Tortorella Angry Moments,” which...

AP source: Tortorella hired as coach by Philadelphia Flyers

Jun. 16, 2022 18:15 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers have hired John Tortorella as their new coach, hoping the fiery veteran can help lead them to their first Stanley Cup championship since 1975. The hire was confirmed Thursday by a person with direct knowledge of the decision who spoke...

Flyers GM Fletcher wants to find right fit in new coach

May. 03, 2022 18:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers need a new coach. And they need to get younger. Find more talent. Spark interest in a sagging fanbase. Oh, is that it? It's just the start of the long list of what promises to be a long offseason for the Flyers after what...

Tkachuk leads Senators past Flyers 4-2 in teams' finale

Apr. 29, 2022 22:31 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brady Tkachuk had a goal and an assist to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night in the season finale for both teams. Josh Norris and Travis Hamonic also scored and Austin Watson had an empty-netter for the...