and defenseman Zbynek Michalek) from their 2012 run to the Western Conference Final and four more veterans (forward Steve Downie, defenseman Nicklas Grossman, goalie Anders Lindback and center Brad Richardson) in hopes of mixing young and old with the core of defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson, forwards Mikkel Boedker and Shane Doan and goalie Mike Smith.
"We filled holes that were important to us. Now we can...
Neuvirth $1.5 million in 2015-16 and $1.75 million in 2016-17.
The Flyers have about $5 million left under the $71.4 million NHL salary cap, according to war-on-ice.com, and that doesn't include a contract for restricted free agent defenseman Michael Del Zotto.
The only new forward is Sam Gagner, acquired from the Arizona Coyotes on June 27 in a trade for defenseman NicklasGrossmann and the contract...
GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes traded forward Sam Gagner and a draft pick to the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday for defenceman NicklasGrossmann and the contract of defenceman Chris Pronger.
The draft pick will be a conditional fourth-round pick in 2016 or a third-rounder in 2017.
Gagner had 15 goals and 26 assists in 81 games after being traded to Arizona from Tampa Bay before last...
SUNRISE, États-Unis - Les Flyers de Philadelphie ont fait l'acquisition de l'attaquant Sam Gagner et d'un choix conditionnel des Coyotes de l'Arizona en retour du défenseur NicklasGrossmann et du contrat de Chris Pronger.
La nouvelle a été annoncée samedi, dans le cadre du repêchage de la LNH.
L'acquisition du contrat de Pronger va aider les Coyotes à respecter plus facilement le plancher...
Chris Pronger has been traded despite not suiting up for a game over the past three NHL seasons.
The Philadelphia Flyers traded Pronger's contract, along with defenceman NicklasGrossmann, to the Arizona Coyotes for forward Sam Gagner and a conditional fourth round draft choice in 2016 or a third round draft choice in 2017.
Pronger was one of the NHL's most fearsome defenceman during his 18...
The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired 5-11, 202 lb C Sam Gagner and a conditional 2016 or 2017 draft pick from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for D NicklasGrossmann and the contract of D Chris Pronger, according to general manager Ron Hextall.
Gagner, 25 (8/10/1989), recently completed his eighth NHL season. In 81 games for the Coyotes in 2014-15, he recorded 15 goals and 26 assists for 41...
reste qu'un an à un salaire de 4 millions $. Il cadre mieux s'il est utilisé au sein des deux ou trois premiers trios où il peut jouer en compagnie d'un centre capable de l'alimenter.
Avec les contraintes du plafond salarial, les Flyers de Philadelphie aimeraient se défaire de quelques contrats à la ligne bleue, question de faire de la place à de jeunes joueurs qui ont besoin de...
-six or top-nine role where he can play with a distributing centre.
Possible destination: New Jersey Devils, Nashville Predators
In salary-cap hell, the Philadelphia Flyers would love to shed a few contracts on the blue line to make room for younger players to get NHL experience and for Russian Evgeni Medvedev. The big, shot-blocking Grossmann is the easiest defenceman in that category...
-Edouard Bellemare - Jason Akeson
NicklasGrossmann - Mark Streit
Nick Schultz - Michael Del Zotto
Carlo Colaiacovo - Brandon Manning
Scratched: Mark Alt
Injured: Luke Schenn (lower body), Radko Gudas (knee), Andrew MacDonald (upper body), Wayne Simmonds (lower body), R.J. Umberger (hip/abdomen), Vincent Lecavalier (upper body)
Status report: Hammond is expected to start his seventh...
He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.
— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson