Latest Alain Vigneault News

Atkinson's hat trick leads Flyers past Devils 6-1

Dec. 14, 2021 22:47 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cam Atkinson had three goals and an assist to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night. Travis Sanheim and Oskar Lindblom each had a goal and an assist, and Justin Braun also scored for the Flyers, who won their...

Flyers end 10-game winless skid, hit jackpot in Vegas 4-3

Dec. 11, 2021 01:50 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Max Willman scored his first NHL goal and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Friday night to end a 10-game winless streak. Kevin Hayes, Sean Couturier and James van Riemsdyk also scored for the Flyers. Carter Hart made 41 saves. ...

Blackwood blanks reeling Flyers as Devils end 4-game skid

Dec. 08, 2021 23:41 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The last thing the reeling Philadelphia Flyers needed was having to play against goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood of the New Jersey Devils. Blackwood had never lost in regulation in nine previous games against the Flyers, and nothing changed on Wednesday night. ...

Flyers fire Vigneault amid skid; Yeo named interim coach

Dec. 06, 2021 23:37 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers fired coach Alain Vigneault on Monday with the team spiraling toward a franchise-worst losing streak, turning to yet another coach to try and end a Stanley Cup drought pushing 47 years. The Flyers have been one of NHL’s biggest flops...

After firing coach, Flyers drop 9th straight, 7-5 to Avs

Dec. 06, 2021 23:10 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Erik Johnson had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat Philadelphia 7-5 on Monday night to hand the Flyers their ninth straight loss just hours after they fired coach Alain Vigneault. Mike Yeo took over as interim coach of the Flyers, but they...

AP source: Philadelphia Flyers fire coach Alain Vigneault following 8 straight losses

Dec. 06, 2021 10:28 AM EST
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AP source: Philadelphia Flyers fire coach Alain Vigneault following 8 straight losses.

Perry, McDonagh lead Lightning in 7-1 win over flat Flyers

Dec. 05, 2021 21:53 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Corey Perry had two goals and an assist and Ryan McDonagh scored and had a pair of assists to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 7-1 victory over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday night. Mathieu Joseph, Taylor Raddysh, Boris Katchouk and Pat...

Kreider, Shesterkin lead Rangers to 4-1 win over Flyers

Dec. 01, 2021 23:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider scored again and Igor Shesterkin stopped 33 shots to help the New York Rangers beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Artemi Panarin had a goal and an assist, Jacob Trouba and Dryden Hunt also...

Sebastian Aho scores twice, Hurricanes beat Flyers 6-3

Nov. 26, 2021 19:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sebastian Aho scored twice, Jesperi Kotkaniemi had a goal and an assist, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 on Friday. Jesper Fast, Steven Lorentz and Andrei Svechnikov also scored for the Metropolitan Division-leading...

Ekblad lifts Panthers 2-1 over Flyers in record-tying win

Nov. 25, 2021 09:23 AM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Aaron Ekblad scored 2:39 into overtime and the Florida Panthers won their record-tying 11th straight home game to start the season by topping the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 on Wednesday night. After a faceoff win in the 3-on-3 session, Ekblad worked a...