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Flyers sign Samuel Morin to three-year extension

Friday, June 22, 2018

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Sam Morin has gotten a vote of confidence despite injury concerns. Smack in the middle of the draft, Ron Hextall confirmed that the Flyers have agreed to a three-year contract extension with the 22-year-old blueliner. The reported AAV is believed to be $700,000. Morin is coming off a year hampered with injuries — capped with…

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2018 NHL Draft: Flyers Select Jay O’Brien with 19th Pick

Friday, June 22, 2018

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Five picks after selecting Joel Farabee with the 14th overall pick, the Philadelphia Flyers returned to the podium at the NHL Entry Draft with the 19th pick. This time, the team went back to the middle of the ice, but off the board to select Jay O’Brien. O’Brien, a Massachusetts native, was ranked 24th by…

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2018 NHL Draft: Flyers select Joel Farabee 14th overall

Friday, June 22, 2018

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Welcome to Philadelphia, Joel Farabee. It wasn’t the eventful night some had hoped for the Flyers, but the team got their man, holding firm at pick 14 and selecting USNTDP left winger, Joel Farabee. Farabee is a Boston University commit and had an outstanding year with United States National Team Development Program in 2017-18. He…

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A history of the 14th and 19th overall pick

Friday, June 22, 2018

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What good is an event without examining the historical significance of it? The first round of the 2018 NHL Draft starts tonight and the Philadelphia Flyers hold the 14th and 19th picks in the first round. We know that a ton of research and scouting go into choosing the right player, but it doesn’t always…

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Flyers 2018-19 Schedule

Thursday, June 21, 2018

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Start making your plans. The Flyers 2018-19 NHL schedule has arrived. The Flyers open the season on the road against the Vegas Golden Knights on October 4th. The home opener at the Wells Fargo Center is October 9th against the San Jose Sharks. The Flyers will face the Penguins outdoors at Lincoln Financial Field in…

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Flyers 2018-19 season and home opener announced

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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It won’t be easy for the Flyers to begin the 2018-19 NHL season. The NHL has announced the home openers for all 31 clubs for the 2018-19 regular season. The Flyers kick off the 2018-19 season on the road in Las Vegas against the reigning Western Conference champs on October 4th. The Flyers will play…

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Reviewing Ron Hextall’s first NHL Draft with the Flyers

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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As the Philadelphia Flyers and general manager Ron Hextall gear up for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, it may surprise some that it’s already been four years since Hextall conducted his first draft for the Flyers in a GM role. Although named to that role just over a month before the 2014 Draft, there’s plenty…

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Paul Stastny a perfect fit for Philadelphia

Saturday, June 16, 2018

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The Philadelphia Flyers, along with every other team, has areas on their roster they would like to improve this offseason. One of those positions is center, more specifically 3C. Though the list of players to fill that role expands further than on individual, Paul Stastny should be at the top of Ron Hextall‘s list. Paul…

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Flyers release 2018-19 preseason schedule

Friday, June 15, 2018

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It’s never too early to start making plans for next season. The Flyers have released their 2018-19 preseason schedule. The Flyers will play eight total preseason games against three different teams. The preseason begins with four games in four days, the first three of which will be against the Islanders – Sept. 16 at Nassau…

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Flashback Friday: Flyers Select Kevin Marshall 41st Overall in 2007

Friday, June 15, 2018

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After using their first-round pick (second-overall) on James van Riemsdyk, the Philadelphia Flyers selected Kevin Marshall 41st-overall in the second round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. Marshall was a defensive-defenseman from the Lewiston MAINEiacs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Marshall’s aggressive style of play complemented his big body physique but lacked any…

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