On this night, it looked like another dismal performance, just another game of going through the motions. That was until the final two minutes, when the captain of the team willed them to a comeback, eventually ending with a 4-3 victory following a six-round shootout.
One of the most prolific players in Flyers history is Eric Lindros. From his infamous arrival in 1992 to his rather unceremonious exit in 2000, Lindros’ career was always shadowed with controversy. Here is a look back at the trade saga that brought him to Philadelphia and his career.
In the 2000 Eastern Conference semi-finals against Pittsburgh, the Flyers fell into a hole and were one mistake away from facing the near-impossible 3-0 deficit. An unlikely hero emerged and gave the Flyers some life. When the Flyers evened the series up in an all-time classic game, all momentum had shifted for good. The Flyers rolled back at home and finished off the series in six games.
From a Game 1 comeback win to a wide-open and rowdy final five games that featured tons of scoring and plenty of animosity, the Flyers 2012 series against the Pittsburgh Penguins defined the rivalry perfectly. Our Series in Review series continues with a look at the 2012 matchup between the Flyers and Penguins.
The Flyers are keeping two things alive during this recent points streak: their playoff hopes and being a 'buyer' at Wednesday's trade deadline.
According to a Philadelphia Inquirer report, the Flyers are in 'exploratory' trade talks with three teams...
Jaromir Jagr plans to test the free agent waters.
About a week ago Jaromir Jagr's agent, Petr Svoboda, stated that his client is interested in re-signing with the Philadelphia Flyers and the two sides are working on a one-year contract.
Jaromir Jagr has expressed his intentions to return to the NHL next season, he just isn't sure where he wants to return.
Jagr told reporters: "I know I'm going to play. I don't know where I'm going to play, but it doesn't matter because I love the game," he said on Wednesday