Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Philadelphia Flyers

Strong 3rd period lifts Rangers past Flyers

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Henrik Lundqvist stopped 14 shots and the New York Rangers used a strong third period to take a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 1 of this Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series.The Rangers got a pair of power-play goals off a Jason Akeson double-minor in the third period, and used a smothering defense to limit the Flyers' chances and take a 1-0 lead in this best-of-seven series.Game 2 will take place on Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden.Brad Richards posted a goal and two assists while Derek Stepan, Mats Zuccarello and Carl Hagelin all lit the lamp for New York, which got two assists from late-season addition Martin St. Louis."I think we controlled play, didn't give them much," said Richards. "There was no other thought than to keep controlling the puck and keep trying to get it behind them. In a series sometimes having the puck and wearing them out can benefit you later in the game."This was New York's first postseason win at Mad...

Read More

  1. Flyers goalie Steve Mason's status uncertain for playoff opener

    Steve Mason kept the Philadelphia Flyers afloat when they struggled early in the season. Now they may start the playoffs without their No. 1 goalie.Mason practiced f...

  2. Stanley Cup Playoff Preview - NY Rangers vs. Philadelphia

    (SportsNetwork.com) - After losing in the second round of the playoffs to the Boston Bruins last spring, the New York Rangers felt it was time for a change.The club ...

  3. Giroux has 2 goals and Flyers clinch playoff spot with 5-2 win over Panthers

    The Philadelphia Flyers are ready for the playoffs.Claude Giroux scored two goals and the Flyers clinched a Stanley Cup playoff berth by beating the Florida Panthers...

  4. Flyers try to avoid season series sweep vs. Hurricanes

    (SportsNetwork.com) - The playoff-bound Philadelphia Flyers will cap their regular season on Sunday, as they host the Carolina Hurricanes for an afternoon battle at ...

  5. Flyers top Pens in OT, capping wild finish

    Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Mark Streit's errant pass hit the back of the net with 2:50 remaining in overtime and lifted the Philadelphia Flyers over the Pi...

  6. Flyers top Panthers, lock up postseason berth

    Sunrise, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Claude Giroux scored twice and the Philadelphia Flyers punched their ticket to the postseason with a 5-2 win over the Florida Panth...

  7. Flyers try to lock up 3rd place in clash with rival Pens

    (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Flyers will continue their fight for a higher seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, as they visit the rival Pittsburgh Peng...

  8. Minnesota to play Union for title after beating buzzer

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Justin Holl couldn't have picked a better time to score his first goal of the season.In fact, he nearly ran out of time.Holl s...

  9. Panik, Brewer and Stamkos score 3rd period goals, Lightning beat the Flyers 4-2

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have put themselves in position for home-ice in their opening playoff round against Montreal.Richard Panik, Eric Brewer and Steven Stamkos ha...

  10. Streit scores in overtime, Flyers top Penguins 4-3 to assure playoff matchup with Rangers

    Mark Streit beat Marc-Andre Fleury 2:10 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.Streit's backhand sho...

  11. Flyers G Mason leaves game

    Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Steve Mason left Saturday's game with the Pittsburgh Penguins at the second intermission with an ...

  12. Pens host Sens in regular-season finale

    (SportsNetwork.com) - The Metropolitan Division-champion Pittsburgh Penguins will close out their regular season on Sunday night in a home matchup with the Ottawa Se...

  1. Flyers, Rangers renew playoff rivalry in NYC

    (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Flyers will try to get by without their No. 1 goaltender when they visit the New York Rangers on Thursday for Game 1 of the Ea...

  2. Flyers G Steve Mason practices alone, could be back for Game 2 vs. Rangers

    The Philadelphia Flyers might have No. 1 goalie Steve Mason back for Game 2 against the Rangers.Mason missed Thursday's 4-1 loss to New York because of an undisclose...

  3. Flyers ink MacDonald to extension

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Flyers have signed defenseman Andrew MacDonald to a multi-year contract extension.Terms were not disclosed. H...

  4. Flyers to start Emery in goal for Game 1

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Flyers will go with Ray Emery in net for Game 1 of their Eastern Conference playoff series against the New Yo...

  5. Flyers turn worst start in team history into playoff berth as they chase 1st Cup since '75

    The Philadelphia Flyers turned the worst start in team history all the way into another playoff berth.They want to keep the turnaround rolling to June.Four years aft...

  6. Flyers' Hartnell fined $5K

    New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The NHL has fined Philadelphia Flyers forward Scott Hartnell $5,000 for spearing Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Brett Bellemore du...

  7. Flyers, Rangers renew postseason rivalry with 1st playoff meeting in 17 years.

    It's Broadway vs. Broad Street for the first time in 17 years.It doesn't matter if these longtime rivals are in the Patrick, Atlantic, or newly formed Metropolitan D...

‹ Prev12345Next ›