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Michkov is being released by his KHL club, a step toward him joining the Flyers, AP source says

Jun. 23, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

Matvei Michkov is being released by his club in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League, the first step toward the Philadelphia Flyers’ top prospect joining them in the NHL next season, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on...

Goaltender Ivan Fedotov signs a two-year, $6.5M deal with the Flyers after long journey to the NHL

Apr. 23, 2024 16:32 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Goaltender Ivan Fedotov signed a two-year, $6.5 million contract with the Flyers on Tuesday, landing a short-term commitment in the NHL less than a month after joining the team and nine years after his complicated and secretive journey to Philadelphia began. ...

John Tortorella says he failed to get Flyers to 'close the deal' in wake of late-season collapse

Apr. 19, 2024 15:54 PM EDT

VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) — Put those playoff plans on hold, Flyers fans. And not just this season. Philadelphia is stuck on the outside of the postseason for the fourth straight year after its fate was decided in Game 82. The Flyers’ acceleration from expected painful...

At playoff time, NHL teams march to the beat of their goaltenders and count on them to save the day

Apr. 19, 2024 15:20 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado goaltender Alexandar Georgiev went home after a recent shaky outing and immediately watched film — the car-racing thriller “The Fast and the Furious.” Anything to keep his own mind from racing. It's playoff time, where teams march to the...

Oshie scores game-winner into empty net as Capitals make playoffs by beating Flyers

Apr. 16, 2024 22:52 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — T.J. Oshie shot the puck into an empty net and, in the process, scored one of the more improbable game-winning goals in recent NHL history and sent the Washington Capitals to the playoffs. Oshie's empty-net goal with 3 minutes left helped the exhausted Capitals...

Cutter Gauthier, the NCAA's leading scorer, signs 3-year, entry-level contract with Ducks

Apr. 14, 2024 20:04 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cutter Gauthier, who scored the most goals in the NCAA in the last 25 years during Boston College's run to the Frozen Four, signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday. Gauthier is likely to make his NHL debut on Thursday when...

Samuel Ersson blanks Devils to keep Flyers' slim playoff hopes alive in 1-0 win

Apr. 13, 2024 20:42 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Forget flipping games on TV, scrolling social media, reading the ticker or most traditional means of scoreboard watching in the NHL. The Philadelphia Flyers are ready to tune out the noise — and can only hope when they tune back in, Game 82 will mean something...

Flyers end 8-game losing streak with 4-1 victory over Rangers

Apr. 11, 2024 23:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bobby Brink scored the go-ahead goal early in the second period, Samuel Ersson made 24 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Thursday night. Cam York, Travis Konecny and Noah Cates also...

Juraj Slafkovsky nets hat trick, Canadiens hand Flyers eighth straight loss in 9-3 blowout

Apr. 10, 2024 00:22 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Juraj Slafkovsky scored his first career hat trick, and the Montreal Canadiens dealt the stumbling Philadelphia Flyers their eighth straight defeat with a 9-3 blowout win Tuesday night. The 20-year-old Slafkovsky put Montreal up 4-0 with his third goal on a...

Skids by the Capitals, Flyers and Avalanche have altered the NHL's playoff race

Apr. 08, 2024 17:22 PM EDT

When April began, the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers looked on track to make the playoffs and the Colorado Avalanche had a good shot at winning the Central Division. Not so much anymore, with the losses cascading down like spring showers. The Capitals have...