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Canucks score twice in shootout, beat Flyers 5-4

Oct. 15, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With a raucous Philly crowd against them, and a third-period collapse still raw, the Vancouver Canucks pulled themselves together and believed the best was still ahead. “It’s a rocking building, we’re on the road, anything could happen,”...

Flyers count on offseason pickups to lead them to playoffs

Sep. 28, 2021 14:17 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The sounds of Philadelphia in the fall are familiar at this time of season: the bellyaching from talk radio to chirping tweets on the Eagles’ poor start. The cheers of nearly 30,000 fans imploring Bryce Harper to bring October baseball back to Philly. The explanations...

Sharks open training camp without Evander Kane

Sep. 23, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks opened training camp with a big void at forward with Evander Kane not participating and little idea of when or if he will come back. The Sharks took the ice for the first time this season Thursday, a day after Kane was cleared...

Flyers' Hayes has abdominal surgery, to miss start of season

Sep. 21, 2021 15:34 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Flyers center Kevin Hayes will miss four to six weeks after he had abdominal surgery Tuesday. Flyers coach Alain Vigneault said Hayes was skating with his teammates Monday at the team complex in Voorhees, New Jersey, when he “felt...

Flyers sign F Farabee to $30 million, six-year extension

Sep. 02, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers signed forward Joel Farabee to a $30 million, six-year contract extension. Farabee's extension, announced Thursday, kicks in with the 2022-23 season. He was scheduled to become a restricted free agent after this season. ...

Flyers sign center Sean Couturier to $62M, 8-year extension

Aug. 26, 2021 15:35 PM EDT

Sean Couturier plays more than any other Philadelphia forward in all situations, and now the Flyers can bank on their No. 1 center playing a lot for a long time. Couturier signed a $62 million, eight-year extension Thursday that keeps him under contract through the...

In net: Rangers ink Shesterkin; Flyers, Caps re-sign goalies

Aug. 09, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

The New York Rangers locked up their goaltender of the future Monday by agreeing to re-sign Igor Shesterkin to a four-year $22.6 million contract. The 25-year-old Shesterkin was a restricted free agent who went 16-14-3 last season in taking over the starting duties...

Flyers re-sign goalie Carter Hart to 3-year contract

Aug. 09, 2021 14:41 PM EDT

The Philadelphia Flyers re-signed goalie Carter Hart to a three-year, $11.9 million contract on Monday. The 22-year-old Hart was a restricted free agent, and coming off a season in which he struggled maintaining the starter’s job in his third season with the team. ...

Goalies on the move: Grubauer to Kraken, Holtby to Stars

Jul. 28, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

A Vezina Trophy finalist landed in Seattle, the Hurricanes turned over their entire group, and several accomplished veterans who had their contracts bought out found new homes on a busy day for NHL goaltenders. More than a dozen goalies changed places Wednesday, altering...

Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 28, 2021 01:27 AM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL’s reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...