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Isles @ Flyers 7p

A few days ago, the New York Islanders looked like they might have an inside track to the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Two straight losses by the Islanders, two consecutive wins by the Boston Bruins and three straight victories by the Tampa Bay Lightning have changed all that. Now, the Islanders (35-28-12,…

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Flyers @ Sabres Tonight 7:30p On The Fanatic

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Sabres and Philadelphia Flyers both face an uphill battle when it comes to making the postseason. That's why Tuesday's contest may be considered an elimination game of sorts. The two teams will square off in Buffalo in a nationally televised game. Buffalo (27-27-12) is coming off perhaps its most demoralizing…

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Caps @ Flyers Tonight 8p

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers don't have to dig deep into their memory banks to remember the last time they faced the Washington Capitals. After all, they were blitzed 5-0 in Washington on Jan. 15 and were forced to spend a bye week stewing about it. The two teams who faced each other in the…

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Leafs @ Flyers Ton 7p

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers and Toronto Maple Leafs meet Thursday night and could be a little weary-legged after skating to shutout victories in New York and Detroit, respectively, on the road Wednesday. Both teams are fighting for playoff spots in the crowded Eastern Conference standings and face interesting goaltending decisions after stellar performances from…

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Canucks @ Flyers Ton 7p

PHILADELPHIA -- In the history of the NHL no team has ever won 10 games in a row and missed the playoffs in the same season. The Flyers are hoping they're not the first. After winning 10 games in a row from Nov. 27 through Dec. 14, the Flyers (21-16-6, 48 points) have gone 2-5-3…

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Flyers @ Devils Thurs 7p

When the 2016-17 NHL season started, it was expected that the Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils would find themselves battling one another for playoff positioning within the competitive Metropolitan Division. Nearly three months into the season, though, the Flyers (20-11-4) are on much more solid ground than the Devils (12-13-7), due in large part…

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Predators @ Flyers 7p

PHILADELPHIA -- With his team's 10-game win streak in the rearview mirror following Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Stars in Dallas, Philadelphia Flyers general manager Ron Hextall is anxious to see how his team responds on Monday night when the Nashville Predators come to town. "I think we've got a lot of work to do,"…