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Burnside: Unusual hire Dave Hakstol learning on the fly

espn.go.com - Nov 11, 2015

Burnside: Unusual hire Dave Hakstol learning on the fly

Jakub Voracek "You know what? Before the season I thought it might be necessary a little bit, not just from me but from every other player that's been in the NHL, But the way Hack was handling everything so far, I think you can tell that he's a great coach with a lot of experience around hockey. The way he talks, the way he prepares for the games, everything like that, you can tell that he's been around for a while and he's a great coach."
Ian Laperriere "I've got to develop, but in the meantime that doesn't take away the responsibility to do a good job right now. So it's got to be a parallel path there,"

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Rinaldo's Role

hockeybuzz.com - May 27, 2014

Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo is one of the most polarizing players on the roster. Supporters believe that he is a valuable "energy" forward who gets under the skin of opposing players. Detractors feel that he is more of a liability than an asset. Pound for pound, Rinaldo is one of the NHL's best bodycheckers. He is an above-average skater with good balance and can bowl over much bigger players....

Importance of Laperriere's hire

philly.com - Oct 14, 2013

His grit, determination just what Flyers need now

Ian Laperriere "I played myself with a couple of those guys, and that's the dangerous thing, but I won't change, I'll be myself. If I change, it would be so hypocritical."
Ian Laperriere "They're going to work, I will work on all of those things those [other coaches] don't have time - not time, but so many things go on - like positioning and things like that. To play at the high level, those guys need to be in better shape. I don't know if they were, but they will be."
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Flyers don't go for good cop, bad cop routine

miamiherald.com - Oct 10, 2013

Among the fallout from Peter Laviolette's firing was a drastic job change for Ian Laperriere, the former Flyers winger who became a folk hero for the fearless way he played for the club.

Ian Laperriere "Coaching is about teaching, and I know I can relate with those guys because I retired only three years ago, I'm very excited. It's something I didn't know was going to come."
Ian Laperriere "need to be in better shape. I don't know if they were, but they will be if they want to play at a high level like we expect."
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Winless Flyers fire Laviolette; Berube takes over

washingtontimes.com - Oct 7, 2013

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Despite a preseason vote of confidence from ownership, the Philadelphia Flyers fired coach Peter Laviolette Monday after an 0-3 start.The Flyers made the announcement at a morning news conference, less than a day after Philadelphia dropped a 2-1 decision to the Carolina Hurricanes.Assistant Craig Berube, in his ...

Flyers training camp 2013: Team unveils schedule for practice in Philly, Lake Placid, Voorhees

philly.com - Aug 26, 2013

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Monday Quick Hits

hockeybuzz.com - Aug 12, 2013

Monday Quick Hits * In Saturday's finale of the World Junior Championship Evaluation Camp in Lake Placid, NY, Team USA rolled past Canada, 5-1, while Finland downed Sweden by a 3-2 mark via shootout. Anthony Stolarz did not play in the final game, as Team USA went with its most likely WJC starting goaltender, Jon Gillies (24 saves on 25 shots). Scott Laughton dressed for the first and only t...

Bill Meltzer: Broad Street Bullying: The Top 11 Flyers Single-Game PIM Retrospective

hockeybuzz.com - Jul 22, 2013

Thank you to everyone who responded to yesterday's poll questions. With so many of the respondents having become Flyers fans during the Eric Lindros era and/or considering it their favorite era of team history, I plan to intersperse several offseason blogs to team history topics specific to that era of team history, along with the usual array of discussions on the current team. Additionally, th..

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Flyers Monthly Schedule Breakdown

hockeybuzz.com - Jul 20, 2013

When the Philadelphia Flyers released their 2013-14 schedule yesterday, the first thing that I did (after starting to figure out my tentative travel dates during the season) was to break down the schedule in terms of volume of games, home and road splits and numbers of back-to-back games and three-in-fours over the course of the season. With the NHL's participation in the 2014 Olympics in Soch..

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Petr Straka

hockeybuzz.com - Jul 17, 2013

Back in April, the Flyers beat out several NHL teams to sign Baie-Comeau Drakkar right winger Petr Straka. Originally a second-round pick (55th overall) by Columbus in the 2010 NHL Draft, Straka became a free agent last summer when the Blue Jackets did not offer him an entry-level contract. Over the last year, Straka has re-emerged as an NHL prospect, and the Flyers had to outbid other suitors to.

Stud up or sit down?

theglobeandmail.com - Mar 23, 2012

Playing hurt might gain immortality, or it might put the team’s fortunes at risk

Ian Laperriere "I really do believe there are guys playing right now with concussions, They don’t want to say anything because they don’t want to lose their job. It’s not like Sidney Crosby who can miss two years and play, especially for the third, fourth liners."
Mathieu Darche "You mean my really bad flu?"
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Oilers Corey Potter nominated for Masterton award

canada.com - Mar 15, 2012

There were times when even Corey Potter questioned his journey.

Jagr nominated for Masterton Trophy

csnphilly.com - Mar 14, 2012

Jaromir Jagr has been nominated for the Bill Masterton Trophy, awarded annually to the player that best exemplifies perseverance and dedication to the sport of hockey.

'Together forever'

philly.com - Feb 15, 2012

It was Fred Shero who famously scribbled this adage on the chalkboard inside the Flyers' dressing room: "Win today and we walk together forever."

Ian Laperriere "Flyer for life."
Ian Laperriere "With my injury, I think a lot of teams would have given you a firm handshake and said, 'Have a nice life,' Not the Flyers. I can't say enough good things about them. They've given me every tool to try and succeed in the next part of my life."
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Busy Laperriere training for L.A. Marathon

csnphilly.com - Feb 10, 2012

Former Flyer Ian Laperriere, in addition to keeping tabs on the team's draft picks, is currently training for the Los Angeles Marathon.

Sestito brawls thice in Flyers loss to NYR

csnphilly.com - Feb 5, 2012

Flyers' tough guy Tom Sestito dropped the gloves on three occasions in the team's loss to New York on Sunday.

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