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Pronger out 4 weeks after having knee surgery

The Flyers get hit with some bad news as captain Chris Pronger will have surgery on his left knee tomorrow and be out four weeks.

The Flyers also waived Andreas Nodl, called up Brayden Schenn and placed Andrea Lilja on the LTIR. More news inside.

JvR and Lilja Injured; Updates on Jagr and Pronger

The Flyers have been bite by the injury bug, hard. Matt Brigidi keeps you up-to-date with the latest.

Can the Third Jerseys Break Up The Isles Losing Funk? Gameday vs. Philadelphia

The Islanders will don their brand new black third jerseys tonight as they look to rebound after their second straight shutout loss. Tonight, the Isles will take on the Philadelphia Flyers at the Nassau Coliseum. The Islanders head into this game 5-10-3 and the Flyers are 11-6-3.

With the recent loss of Mark Eaton on the Isles blue line, the Islanders called up Micheal Haley from the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. Not only will Haley provide toughness into the Isles lineup, but he can create a few scoring chances here and there.

Coach Jack Capuano has yet to announce tonight's starting goaltender, but it could be either Rick DiPietro or Anders Nilsson, who made his NHL starting ...

Schenn activated from LTIR; Sent to AHL

Flyers top prospect Brayden Schenn has been activated from the LTIR and sent to the Phantoms. Also inside, forward Harry Zolnierczyk is back with the Flyers and defenseman Kevin Marshall is sent back to Adirondack.

Bourdon and Marshall get First Shot with Flyers

Marc-Andre Bourdon and Kevin Marshall both had the chance to make their NHL debuts last night. Matt Brigidi explains with his latest.

Bad defense, penalties sink Flyers

28 penalty minutes and a bad night by the Chris Pronger/Matt Carle pairing (-3 combined) led to a 6-4 loss in Winnipeg Saturday afternoon.

Flyers Penalty Kill on Fire

It’s not surprising to hear that the Philadelphia Flyers take a lot of penalties. What is pleasantly surprising though is that the Flyers penalty kill is quickly becoming one of the league’s best.

Game Day: Phoenix Coyotes @ Philadelphia Flyers

The Coyotes held on after scoring two quick goals in the first period and seeing two quick ones scored on them to edge the Leafs in a shootout on Tuesday, 3-2.

They have now entered into Bryzpalooza.

With all the focus surrounding the former Coyotes' goaltender that famously left the desert in favour of signing a deal that would bring him 10 million dollars this season, their current man between the pipes continues to pick up wins.  Mike Smith improved his record to 7-0-2 in his last nine starts and now faces the highest-scoring team in the league.

The Flyers are two points behind the Penguins for the lead in that division as well as the entire Ea...

Flyers busy during one-game week

With the Flyers playing only one game between last Saturday’s 9-2 route of Columbus and tomorrow’s matinee in Sunnydale, FL against the Panthers, it was a week filled with news rather than actual hockey.

Defense Update: Coburn extended; Pronger in; Gus out

The Flyers extend 26-year-old defenseman Braydon Coburn with a four-year deal. Also, Chris Pronger will return tonight while rookie Erik Gustaffson is out with a minor wrist injury. John Russo has more.