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Game 10 Preview: Flyers head south, battle Stamkos and company in Tampa

Wayne Simmonds braces for a hit against Tampa Bay. Photo courtesy of (Amy Irvin/38Photography) On the heels of their third straight win, the Philadelphia Flyers (4-3-2) will head to the sunshine state to take on Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning (6-3-1).  This is the first of three meetings between the two clubs and the lone game in Tampa. Game time is 7:30. Last season...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bellemare Providing a French Connection for Schenn and Simmonds

Brayden Schenn and Wayne Simmonds were acquired from the Los Angeles King in the same trade, and have seemed to almost always be on the same line since. They don’t have outstanding numbers as just a pair, but looking deeper into the numbers shows some surprising results. Schenn and Simmonds had a corsi for percentage of under 50 (48%) when they were together last year overall....
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Hockey: Week 2 Studs ‘n Duds

Wayne Simmonds — Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America The second week of NHL hockey is in the books and some players are off to a hot start, while others are still trying to find their game early in the year. Some players will help GM’s get out to an early lead in fantasy hockey, while others could find themselves in danger of being cut from rosters. Let’s take a look at...
Via The Fantasy Fix
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers Injury Update: Wayne Simmonds is wearing a boot on left foot

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds's injury appears worse than initially thought. The injured Simmonds was seen on Sunday with a walking boot, as reported by Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly. The injury occurred in last Tuesday's preseason game against the New York Rangers.#484634569 / gettyimages.comThe Flyers begin the new season on October 8 in Boston against the Bruins...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Simmonds’ Status For Season Opener Against Bruins ‘Up In The Air’

The Philadelphia Flyers will likely be starting the season without Wayne Simmonds. The Flyers forward was injured during Tuesday’s exhibition game against the New York Rangers. Although the severity of his injury has not been disclosed, Simmonds was seen wearing a walking boot on his left foot during practice at the Charlies Moore Arena in Orleans, Mass., on Sunday, via Tim Panaccio...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers Injury Update: Wayne Simmonds suffers lower-body injury, will not play tonight

The Philadelphia Flyers injury list keeps on growing. Forward Wayne Simmonds will not play in Thursday Nights final preseason game (for the Flyers) as he suffered from a lower body injury. As well, he may not play on opening night.<div style="background-color: white; color: #a7a7a7; display: inline-block; font-family: "Helvetica Neue",Arial,sans-serif; font-size...
Via Sports Injury Alert
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Simmonds likes the Rangers blood

Wayne Simmonds regarding the rivalry between the Rangers and Flyers: “I don’t wanna say we’re gonna be out for blood, but we’re gonna be out for blood.” Well then.
Via Save By Richter
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers need to upgrade defense in free agency

For the Philadelphia Flyers, the 2013-2014 season saw no shortage of offense. The Flyers attack contained seven different players with 20 goals or more including Wayne Simmonds, their captain Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek, Matt Read, Scott Hartnell, Brayden Schenn and Vinny Lecavalier. The most glaring issue faced by the flyers was their defense. Andrew Macdonald was inked to a six...
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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