Phantoms Weekly – Three Game Weekend Approaches

Phantoms Weekly – Three Game Weekend Approaches

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms (5-3-1-0) are starting to get on the same page with one another and its showing – they’ve won three straight games entering this week’s schedule. The Philadelphia Flyers’ top minor league affiliate hasn’t had much trouble providing offensive scoring chances and power play goals, but up until last week was allowing… Continue reading →

The streak ends, Flyers dealt 5-4 loss in Montreal

The Flyers’ three game winning streak came to a disappointing end on Saturday as they lost to the Canadiens 5-4. The night after the Canadiens allowed 10 goals they were able to contain the Flyers for the most part. Just over a minute into the game, Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov blasted a shot from the… Continue reading →

Michael Del Zotto returns tonight

Michael Del Zotto will play a regular season game tonight for the first time in 266 days. The 26 year old defenseman has recovered from his left knee injury suffered in the preseason and will be paired with Shayne Gostisbehere tonight against the Canadiens. Del Zotto missed every game after February 13th last season after… Continue reading →

Preview: Flyers vs Canadiens (Game 13)

PHI: 6-5-1 (4th in Metro) MTL: 9-1-1 (1st in Atlantic) When: 7:00 PM Where: Bell Centre (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) PHI Goalie: Michal Neuvirth (7 GP, .876 SV%, 3.31 GAA) MTL Goalie: Carey Price (6 GP, .964 SV%, 1.17 GAA) PHI Lineup: Raffl-Giroux-Simmonds Konecny-Couturier-Voracek VandeVelde-Schenn-Cousins Read-Bellemare-Lyubimov Del Zotto-Gostisbehere Provorov-Streit Manning-Gudas MTL Lineup: Radulov-Galchenyuk-Gallagher Pacioretty-Desharnais-Shaw Lehkonen-Plekanec-Byron Danault-Mitchell-Flynn Emelin-Weber Markov-Petry Beaulieu-Pateryn Last Game PHI:… Continue reading →