NHL Hockey

Philadelphia Flyers (39-33-10)

Mon. 9/26 Mon. 9/26 Tue. 4/4 Sat. 4/8 Sun. 4/9
@ NJ 
L 0-2
@ NYI 
L 0-3
@ NJ 
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vs. Car 
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Flyers need major changes to win 1st Stanley Cup since 1975

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Flyers used a 50th anniversary celebration season to remind fans of all the great tough guys, playoff stars, Hall of Famers and championship seasons of the past.

Rookies like Ivan Provorov, Travis Konecny and Jordan Weal flashed enough talent to show the future might not be so bad.

But the present, well, it was another lost season for a franchise that has missed the playoffs three times in the last five years. Claude Giroux, Wayne Simmonds, Jake Voracek and Sean Couturier may have taken their final turn together as part of a core group of veterans expected to at least get the Flyers to the first round of the playoffs. The Flyers, who last reached the Stanley Cup finals in 2010, missed the playoffs once from 1995-2012. The Flyers haven't won a round since 2012 - the last year any of the four major professional Philadelphia franchises won at least one playoff series.

Points: J. Voracek61
Plus/Minus: S. Couturier12
Shots on Goal: J. Voracek253
PIM: W. Simmonds122
Win: S. Mason26
Shutouts: S. Mason3
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 212 (21)
Shots: 2585 (5)
PP%: 19.5% (14)
Penalty Minutes: 844 (5)
Assists: 358 (21)
SH Goals: 4 (24)
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Washington 55 19 8 118
x-Pittsburgh 50 21 11 111
x-Columbus 50 24 8 108
x-NY Rangers 48 28 6 102
NY Islanders 41 29 12 94
Philadelphia 39 33 10 88
Carolina 36 31 15 87
New Jersey 28 40 14 70
Full Standings
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 231 (12)
Shots Against: 2334 (24)
PK%: 79.8% (21)
Penalty Minutes: 910 (3)
Shutouts: 5 (14)
Sv%: 0.901 (26)
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Date Player Transactions
5/18 M. Zengerle Signed with European team Linkopings HC (Sweden)
5/3 A. Miele Signed with European team IF Malmo (Sweden)
4/26 M. Vorobyov Signed Three-year, entry-level contract
4/21 C. Bunnaman Signed Entry-level contract
4/10 A. Stolarz Sent to minors Lehigh Valley-AHL
4/10 R. Hagg Sent to minors Lehigh Valley-AHL
4/9 R. Hagg Called up from minors from Lehigh Valley-AHL
4/8 A. Stolarz Called up from minors from Lehigh Valley-AHL
4/7 A. Stolarz Sent to minors Lehigh Valley-AHL
4/5 S. Morin Sent to minors Lehigh Valley-AHL
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