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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points during Thursday's loss against the Maple Leafs. | 02/26/2015 10:15 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points during Thursday's loss against the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with six shots and two penalty minutes. Both points came on the power play, as Giroux leads the league with 31 power-play points. Brayden Schenn also scored for Philadelphia.
Flyers netminder Rob Zepp was pulled during the second period on Thursday night. | 02/26/2015 8:45 PM
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Flyers netminder Rob Zepp was pulled during the second period on Thursday night.
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Impact
He allowed two goals on eight shots, and head coach Craig Berube decided to attempt to jumpstart the team. Steve Mason took over, and played for the first time since Feb. 8.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason (knee) will back up Rob Zepp on Thursday night. | 02/26/2015 4:44 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason (knee) will back up Rob Zepp on Thursday night.
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Impact
He has not played since Feb. 8, and will likely start Saturday's contest against the Rangers. The good news is all signs point to Mason being recovered from his injury.
Flyers defenseman Nicklas Grossmann scored the team's lone goal Tuesday versus Carolina. | 02/24/2015 9:41 PM
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Flyers defenseman Nicklas Grossmann scored the team's lone goal Tuesday versus Carolina.
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Impact
Leave him on the waiver wire. Grossmann has just four goals and nine points through 51 games this season. Jakub Voracek and Matt Read picked up assists in the defeat.
Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points on Sunday afternoon. | 02/22/2015 3:23 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points on Sunday afternoon.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, with both points coming on the power play. Amazingly, Giroux has not scored an even-strength goal at home this season, yet still has 57 points through 59 games. Wayne Simmonds scored a goal, extending his point streak to eight games, and Michael Del Zotto netted the game-winner.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek recorded two assists during Sunday's victory against the Capitals. | 02/22/2015 3:21 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek recorded two assists during Sunday's victory against the Capitals.
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Impact
Voracek is back into second place in the NHL in points, with 63 of them. He is not skating on a line with Claude Giroux for the time being, but it does not seem to be an issue.
Flyers netminder Rob Zepp defeated Nasvhille in a shootout on Saturday afternoon. | 02/21/2015 5:56 PM
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Flyers netminder Rob Zepp defeated Nasvhille in a shootout on Saturday afternoon.
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Impact
Zepp faced just seven shots through two periods, and ultimately allowed two goals on 22 shots. He came up big in the shootout, stopping both of Nashville's attempts. Zepp is now 4-1-0, but with Steve Mason likely returning to the lineup next week, Zepp will be sent back down to Lehigh Valley.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds extended his point streak to seven games on Saturday afternoon. | 02/21/2015 5:54 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds extended his point streak to seven games on Saturday afternoon.
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Impact
He also scored in the shootout, to help Philadelphia defeat the Predators. Simmonds now has 23 goals, 41 points, and 48 penalty minutes through 59 games this season, and will continue to be a major threat on the power play.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery lost again despite a solid effort versus the Sabres on Thursday. | 02/19/2015 11:15 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery lost again despite a solid effort versus the Sabres on Thursday.
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Impact
Emery made 30 saves on 32 attempts, but he and the Flyers lost in the shootout. He is now 10-11-3 this season.
Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto registered two points during Tuesday's loss to the Blue Jackets. | 02/17/2015 9:40 PM
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Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto registered two points during Tuesday's loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Del Zotto had a goal and an assist, with three shots on goal as well. He has six goals and 21 points through 45 games, and should only be considered for a roster spot if owners are dealing with injuries.
Flyers winger Michael Raffl scored the game-winning goal during Sunday's victory against the Sabres. | 02/15/2015 10:12 PM
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Flyers winger Michael Raffl scored the game-winning goal during Sunday's victory against the Sabres.
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Impact
It was his first game since Jan. 20 (pneumonia). Raffl returned in style by netting the winner in the third period. He now has 13 goals and 16 points through 41 games. It is safe to leave him on the waiver wire.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery took a second consecutive loss in overtime on Friday night. | 02/13/2015 9:48 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery took a second consecutive loss in overtime on Friday night.
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Impact
He played very well, but did not get much help from his defense. Emery made 29 saves on 33 shots, and fell to 9-10-2 overall.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek picked up his 60th point on Friday night. | 02/13/2015 9:43 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek picked up his 60th point on Friday night.
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Impact
He is the second guy to do that this season (Patrick Kane), by assisting on a Wayne Simmonds' power-play goal. Voracek has 18 goals, 60 points, 53 penalty minutes, and a plus-nine rating through 55 games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds recorded three points during Friday's overtime loss to the Blue Jackets. | 02/13/2015 9:41 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds recorded three points during Friday's overtime loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
He had two goals and an assist, with one goal coming on the power play. Simmonds also had four shots, two penalty minutes, and a plus-one rating. He now has 21 goals and 37 points through 55 games.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery took a tough loss in overtime Tuesday versus Montreal. | 02/10/2015 10:14 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery took a tough loss in overtime Tuesday versus Montreal.
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Impact
He stopped 39-of-41 shots on goal, and really deserved the win. However, emery fell to 9-9-2 on the season.
Fantasy owners need to keep an eye on Flyers goalie Ray Emery. | 02/10/2015 2:55 PM
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Fantasy owners need to keep an eye on Flyers goalie Ray Emery.
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Impact
Steve Mason (lower-body) will be out for the next few weeks, and Emery will have a chance to be the team's No. 1 goaltender. Rookie Anthony Stolarz was been called up from Lehigh Valley to be the backup.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery. | 02/10/2015 2:53 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery.
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Impact
He has dealt with the issue throughout the season, and now he will go under the knife. Mason is expected to miss the next two-to-three weeks, with Ray Emery assuming the majority of starts in net for Philadelphia.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery should get the start over the next three games with injured Steve Mason watching from the press box.. | 02/09/2015 3:10 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery should get the start over the next three games with injured Steve Mason watching from the press box..
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Impact
Emery (-9-1, 3.34 GQAA, .886 SV%) is pretty much locked in to start the games as the team's No. 3 goalie, Rob Zepp is also injured. The Flyers brought up Anthony Stolarz from Lehigh Valley (AHL) to be Emery's backup.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Sunday's game with an apparent back injury and is expected to miss the next three games. | 02/09/2015 3:07 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Sunday's game with an apparent back injury and is expected to miss the next three games.
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Impact
It comes at an unfortunate time, as Mason was playing very well (3-0 in his last three starts). Ray Emery should play the next three games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals. | 02/08/2015 9:09 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals.
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Impact
Simmonds scored with three minutes and 50 seconds into the third period that gave Philadelphia its second lead of the game, 2-1. Jakub Voracek added an empty net goal to seal the victory. Simmonds has 19 goals and 14 assists in 53 games this season.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals. | 02/08/2015 9:09 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals.
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Impact
Simmonds scored three minutes and 50 seconds into the third period that gave Philadelphia its second lead of the game, 2-1. Jakub Voracek added an empty net goal to seal the victory. Simmonds has 19 goals and 14 assists in 53 games this season.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery replaced the injured Steve Mason on Sunday versus the Capitals and did a tremendous job as Philadelphia won, 3-1. | 02/08/2015 6:00 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery replaced the injured Steve Mason on Sunday versus the Capitals and did a tremendous job as Philadelphia won, 3-1.
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Impact
Emery entered the game in the second period and helped the Flyers kill a 5-on-3 Capitals power play. Emery made eight saves and didn't allow a goal in about 31 minutes of ice time.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals. | 02/08/2015 5:49 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored the game-winner on Sunday versus the Capitals.
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Impact
Simmonds scored three minutes and 50 seconds into the third period that gave Philadelphia its second lead of the game, 2-1. Jakub Voracek added an empty net goal to seal the victory. Simmonds has 19 goals and 14 assists in 53 games this season.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Sunday's game with an apparent back injury. | 02/08/2015 4:27 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Sunday's game with an apparent back injury.
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Impact
It comes at an unfortunate time, as Mason was playing very well. Ray Emery has taken over in net.
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen (blood clots) will skate on Friday and attempt to play this season. | 02/05/2015 9:55 PM
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Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen (blood clots) will skate on Friday and attempt to play this season.
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Impact
He apparently has improved enough to give it a go. Timonen will be a welcomed addition for Philadelphia, but not a relevant fantasy option, at least early on.
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen (blood clots) will skate on Friday and attempt to play this season. | 02/05/2015 9:55 PM
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Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen (blood clots) will skate on Friday and attempt to play this season.
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Impact
He apparently has improved enough to give it a go. Timonen will be a welcomed addition for Philadelphia, but not a relevant fantasy option, at least early on.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason took a tough loss Thursday against the Islanders. | 02/05/2015 9:50 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason took a tough loss Thursday against the Islanders.
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Impact
He made 28 saves on 30 shots, and some of them were dandies. However, Philadelphia fell in a shootout. Mason is now 11-12-7 on the season.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason pitched a shutout Saturday versus Toronto. | 01/31/2015 9:50 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason pitched a shutout Saturday versus Toronto.
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Impact
He made 30 saves, and they were all needed, with Philadelphia winning 1-0. Mason is now 11-12-6, but is trending up.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds had a goal and an assist in the, 5-2, victory over the Jets on Thursday. | 01/29/2015 9:48 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds had a goal and an assist in the, 5-2, victory over the Jets on Thursday.
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Impact
Simmonds scored on the power play in the first period and then assisted Brayden Schenn's goal in the third period that extended the Philadelphia lead to, 4-2. Simmonds has 18 goals and 13 assists in 50 games this season.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason had 36 saves in the, 5-2, victory over the Jets on Thursday. | 01/29/2015 9:44 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason had 36 saves in the, 5-2, victory over the Jets on Thursday.
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Impact
It was nice to see Mason continue to play well after he allowed just one goal in relief of Ray Emery on Tuesday. Mason has allowed just three goals in the last 61 shots he has faced.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night. | 01/27/2015 9:48 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He scored a power-play goal, and also lit the lamp in the shootout to give Philadelphia the win. Simmonds now has 17 goals and 29 points through 49 games.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery started Tuesday's game, but was pulled after letting up two goals on four shots. | 01/27/2015 9:22 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery started Tuesday's game, but was pulled after letting up two goals on four shots.
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Impact
Steve Mason replaced him, and will likely continue to see the majority of starts moving forward.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the overtime winner Tuesday versus Pittsburgh. | 01/20/2015 10:28 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the overtime winner Tuesday versus Pittsburgh.
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Impact
Giroux also had an impressive 10 shots on goal. He is one of the best options out there, with 16 goals and 51 points this season.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored a goal on Monday versus the Islanders. | 01/19/2015 6:00 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored a goal on Monday versus the Islanders.
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Impact
Giroux was one of a handful of Flyers players to finish plus-one in the, 7-4, defeat on Long Island. Giroux has 15 goals and 35 assists in 46 games this season.
Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored a goal during Saturday's win over the Sabres. | 01/17/2015 9:51 PM
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Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored a goal during Saturday's win over the Sabres.
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Impact
Streut has been very good this season, and now has six goals and 32 points through 46 games.
Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored a goal during Saturday's win over the Sabres. | 01/17/2015 9:51 PM
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Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored a goal during Saturday's win over the Sabres.
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Impact
Streit has been very good this season, and now has six goals and 32 points through 46 games.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery barely made it out of the first period as he allowed three goals on the first 12 shots of the game on Thursday. | 01/15/2015 9:45 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery barely made it out of the first period as he allowed three goals on the first 12 shots of the game on Thursday.
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Impact
The Canucks tagged Emery for two first-period goals and then another within the first two minutes of the second period. At that point, backup Rob Zepp replaced Emery, who is now 7-8-1 this season.
Flyers goalie Rob Zepp continues to play well for Philadelphia. | 01/14/2015 10:44 PM
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Flyers goalie Rob Zepp continues to play well for Philadelphia.
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Impact
He did suffer his first loss this season, but he allowed just one goal on 26 shots as the Flyers lost to the Capitals, 1-0. Zepp is 2-1-0 with a 2.33 GAA and a .910 save percentage in three starts.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Braydon Coburn is out for a month due to a lower-body injury. | 01/13/2015 3:07 PM
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Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Braydon Coburn is out for a month due to a lower-body injury.
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Impact
Coburn isn't much of a fantasy asset, posting just six points and 12 PIM in 31 games. His absence shouldn't change any fantasy lineups.
Flyers defenseman Mark Streit recorded three points during Monday's win versus Tampa Bay. | 01/12/2015 9:40 PM
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Flyers defenseman Mark Streit recorded three points during Monday's win versus Tampa Bay.
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Impact
He had a goal and two assists, and really has played well over the past month. Streit now has five goals and 31 points through 43 games.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek added to his league lead in points on Monday night. | 01/12/2015 9:39 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek added to his league lead in points on Monday night.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with a plus-one rating. Voracek now has 17 goals and 52 points through 43 games. He was just selected to his first All-Star Game.
Flyers goalie Rob Zepp will start Monday versus Tampa Bay. | 01/12/2015 4:20 PM
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Flyers goalie Rob Zepp will start Monday versus Tampa Bay.
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Impact
Steve Mason will likely be sidelined for two weeks, leaving Ray Emery and Zepp to man the net. Zepp allowed three goals in a win during his career debut on Dec. 21 against the Jets. He will face a much tougher test Monday night.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason, who left Saturday's game with a knee injury, will miss about one week. | 01/11/2015 1:41 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason, who left Saturday's game with a knee injury, will miss about one week.
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Impact
Ray Emery should replace him with Rob Zepp being brought up from Lehigh Valley (AHL). Mason doesn't have a very good record (8-12-6) but has good statistics - 2.46 GAA and .920 save percentage.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery took the loss after replacing the injured Steve Mason on Saturday. | 01/10/2015 3:40 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery took the loss after replacing the injured Steve Mason on Saturday.
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Impact
He allowed three goals on 13 shots. Emery is now 7-7-1 on the season. He is not a relevant option for owners.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the team's lone goal during Saturday's loss versus Boston. | 01/10/2015 3:37 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the team's lone goal during Saturday's loss versus Boston.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal and a minus-one rating. Giroux now has 14 goals and 46 points through 41 games.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Saturday's game with an apparent knee injury. | 01/10/2015 1:37 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason left Saturday's game with an apparent knee injury.
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Impact
He faved five shots and made all five saves before departing. Ray Emery has replaced him.
Flyers defenseman Nicklas Grossmann will miss about three weeks due to an upper body injury. | 01/09/2015 2:19 PM
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Flyers defenseman Nicklas Grossmann will miss about three weeks due to an upper body injury.
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Impact
Grossmann has just eight points in 41 games and has little fantasy value.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason earned the victory in overtime Thursday versus Washington. | 01/08/2015 10:09 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason earned the victory in overtime Thursday versus Washington.
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Impact
He stopped 26-of-28 shots on goal, and has now won two consecutive games. Mason is now 8-12-6 overall.
Flyers goalie Steve Masonearned the victory in overtime Thursday versus Washington. | 01/08/2015 9:55 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Masonearned the victory in overtime Thursday versus Washington.
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Impact
He stopped 26-of-28 shots on goal, and has now won two consecutive games. Mason is now 8-12-6 overall.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek netted the game-winner in overtime Thursday versus Washington. | 01/08/2015 9:53 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek netted the game-winner in overtime Thursday versus Washington.
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Impact
It was a power-play goal. Voracek also had five shots on goal, and continued his impressive season, as he now has 16 goals and 49 points through 41 games.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason played very well during Tuesday's shootout victory over the Senators. | 01/06/2015 10:02 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason played very well during Tuesday's shootout victory over the Senators.
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Impact
He made 41 saves on 42 shots, and came up very big in overtime, as well as the shootout. Mason is now 7-12-6 overall.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night. | 01/06/2015 9:59 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He scored the team's lone goal in regulation, and lit the lamp for the game-winner int he shootout. The Flyers had lost their previous 10 shootouts, but were able to earn the victory on Tuesday night. Simmonds now has 16 goals and 26 points through 40 games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night. | 01/06/2015 9:59 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds was the hero for Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
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Impact
He scored the team's lone goal in regulation, and lit the lamp for the game-winner in the shootout. The Flyers had lost their previous 10 shootouts, but were able to earn the victory on Tuesday night. Simmonds now has 16 goals and 26 points through 40 games.
Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) will play Tuesday versus Ottawa. | 01/06/2015 7:00 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) will play Tuesday versus Ottawa.
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Impact
Owners need to make sure he is in all lineups. Giroux is one of the top point-getters in the league, with 43.
Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) missed Monday's practice and only skated for a short time Tuesday morning, but will be a game-time decision. | 01/06/2015 1:32 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) missed Monday's practice and only skated for a short time Tuesday morning, but will be a game-time decision.
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Impact
He's one of the league's best scores with 43 points (13 goals) in 38 games. Fantasy owners need him back in the lineup, but likely won't know until just before the puck is dropped.
Flyers center Vincent Lecavalier scored a goal during Saturday's loss to the Devils. | 01/03/2015 9:36 PM
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Flyers center Vincent Lecavalier scored a goal during Saturday's loss to the Devils.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal and a minus-three rating on the night. Lecavalier now has an unimpressive seven goals and 12 points through 25 games.
Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) will not play Saturday. | 01/03/2015 6:49 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux (leg) will not play Saturday.
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Impact
He was expected to give it a go after suffering a rough laceration near his Achilles on Friday night, however Giroux will rest on Saturday. Consider him day-to-day.
Flyers center Claude Giroux left Friday's game with a cut on the back of his left ankle. | 01/02/2015 10:05 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux left Friday's game with a cut on the back of his left ankle.
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Impact
Everyone in Philadelphia was holding their breathe when they saw Giroux couldn't get up after taking a skate blade to the back of his ankle. CSN reported after the game, however, that Giroux is probably to return on Saturday against the Devils. Disaster avoided.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek scored a goal during Wednesday's loss to the Avalanche. | 01/01/2015 12:46 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek scored a goal during Wednesday's loss to the Avalanche.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal, and maintained his league-lead in points, with 47.
Flyers left wing R.J. Umberger scored both of the team's goals during Monday's loss to Arizona. | 12/30/2014 12:47 PM
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Flyers left wing R.J. Umberger scored both of the team's goals during Monday's loss to Arizona.
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Impact
He also had five shots on goal and a plus-two rating on the night, however, Umberger is not a relevant fantasy option with only nine points overall.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored his 12th goal of the season on Saturday. | 12/27/2014 10:48 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored his 12th goal of the season on Saturday.
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Impact
Giroux remains in the scoring title conversation as he has 41 points in 34 games, but his goal was the only score Philadelphia could muster versus the Vezina Trophy frontrunner in Pekka Rinne. The lost snapped Philadelphia's three-game winning streak.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery stopped 22-of-24 shots to beat the Wild on Tuesday. | 12/23/2014 10:17 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery stopped 22-of-24 shots to beat the Wild on Tuesday.
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Impact
Emery is 7-4-1 this season but came into Tuesday with a horrible 3.13 GAA and .894 save percentage. Hopefully, Steve Mason returns soon.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had four assists on Saturday night. | 12/20/2014 9:48 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had four assists on Saturday night.
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Impact
He also had six shots on goal and a plus-four rating. Voracek now leads the league with 42 points.
Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded four points during Saturday's victory over the Maple Leafs. | 12/20/2014 9:47 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded four points during Saturday's victory over the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
He had two goals, two assists, four shots on goal, and a plus-three rating. Giroux is now tied for second in the NHL in points, with 39.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason will miss the team's next two games with an upper-body injury. | 12/19/2014 5:29 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason will miss the team's next two games with an upper-body injury.
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Impact
The injury is to his back, and he could be out even longer. Stay tuned.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason took a tough shootout loss on Thursday. | 12/18/2014 10:05 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason took a tough shootout loss on Thursday.
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Impact
Mason stopped 31-of-32 shots he faced in regulation and overtime, then made saves on two of the first three shootout attempts, but the game was still tied. Mason, again, stopped two of the next three Florida shootout shots, however, Philadelphia did not score on any of their three.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored Philadelphia's only goal on Tuesday as they lost, 3-1. | 12/16/2014 9:45 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored Philadelphia's only goal on Tuesday as they lost, 3-1.
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Impact
The game started great as the Flyers led, 1-0, at the end of the first period with Simmonds goal. Philadelphia nearly added a second goal in the final 10 seconds too. Tampa Bay took over the game after that, scoring two goals in the first seven minutes of the second period. Simmonds has 14 goals and eight assists in 30 games this season.
Penguins left winger Steve Downie had a goal and an assist during Monday's victory against the Lightning. | 12/15/2014 9:41 PM
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Penguins left winger Steve Downie had a goal and an assist during Monday's victory against the Lightning.
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Impact
Downie has played well with Pittsburgh, and now has five goals and 15 points through 30 games.
Flyers center Scott Laughton scored his first career goal Saturday against Carolina. | 12/13/2014 3:38 PM
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Flyers center Scott Laughton scored his first career goal Saturday against Carolina.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with a plus-two rating. Laughton is centering the second line, so there is a chance he starts to produce.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek notched two more points during Saturday's victory against the Hurricanes. | 12/13/2014 3:37 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek notched two more points during Saturday's victory against the Hurricanes.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with six shots on goal and a plus-one rating. Voracek continues hisbreakout season and now has 11 goals and 37 points through 29 games.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery earned a rather easy win on Thursday night. | 12/11/2014 9:37 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery earned a rather easy win on Thursday night.
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Impact
He defeated New Jersey by stooping 17-of-18 shots on goal. Emery is now 5-4-1, but is clearly the backup behind Steve Mason.
Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two assists during Thursday's victory against the Devils. | 12/11/2014 9:36 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two assists during Thursday's victory against the Devils.
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Impact
Giroux also had five shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. He now has 32 points and a plus-eight rating through 28 games.
Penguins left winger Steve Downie played on Pittsburgh's top-line with Sidney Crosby on Monday against the Rangers. | 12/10/2014 10:13 AM
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Penguins left winger Steve Downie played on Pittsburgh's top-line with Sidney Crosby on Monday against the Rangers.
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Impact
Downie had a goal and an assist in his first game with extensive minutes playing with Crosby, but Patric Hornqvist might return on Friday, which would send Downie back to the third or fourth line. Therfore, Downie is the definition of short-term value.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason took the loss in overtime on Tuesday against Columbus. | 12/09/2014 9:41 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason took the loss in overtime on Tuesday against Columbus.
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Impact
He made 21 saves on 24 shots on goal, and fell to 5-9-4 on the season. Owners need more consistency.
Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored two goals during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Blue Jackets. | 12/09/2014 9:37 PM
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Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored two goals during Tuesday's overtime loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
He tied the game with under a minute left in regulation, but the Flyers could not pull out the victory. Schenn now has nine goals and 20 points through 27 games.
Penguins left winger Steve Downie had a goal and an assist to help Pittsburgh force overtime against the New York Rangers on Monday. | 12/08/2014 10:01 PM
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Penguins left winger Steve Downie had a goal and an assist to help Pittsburgh force overtime against the New York Rangers on Monday.
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Impact
Unfortunately for Pittsburgh, they lost in overtime, 4-3. Downie had an assist on the first goal of the game, and then scored the tying goal with under five minutes left in regulation. Even though they lost, Downie's efforts help Pittsburgh get a point and move into sole possession of first place.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason was very sharp during Saturday's victory against Los Angeles. | 12/06/2014 6:40 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason was very sharp during Saturday's victory against Los Angeles.
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Impact
He made 37 saves on 38 shots on goal, and improved his record to 5-9-3 on the season. Owners should hope this performance gets Mason going.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored a goal in Saturday's win against the Kings. | 12/06/2014 6:36 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored a goal in Saturday's win against the Kings.
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Impact
It was his eighth goal of the season, and Giroux now has 29 points in 26 games. He is a top-five option. Wayne Simmonds also scored for Philadelphia.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek recorded two more points in Saturday's loss to the Rangers. | 11/29/2014 3:31 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek recorded two more points in Saturday's loss to the Rangers.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with three shots on goal and two penalty minutes. Voracek now has 32 points on the season.
Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points during Wednesday's loss to Detroit. | 11/26/2014 10:18 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded two points during Wednesday's loss to Detroit.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with four shots on goal. Giroux has played well all season, and now has 26 points through 21 games.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason stood on his head on Monday. | 11/24/2014 9:48 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason stood on his head on Monday.
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Impact
He stopped a season-high 46 shots on goal, and did not let any get by him during regulation and overtime, but gave up two in the shootout, so could not earn the win.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek added to his NHL point lead. | 11/22/2014 9:34 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek added to his NHL point lead.
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Impact
He had two assists and was +2 on the night. Voracek now has an impressive 29 points on the season.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason helped the team stop a four-game losing streak. | 11/22/2014 9:33 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason helped the team stop a four-game losing streak.
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Impact
He stopped 20-of-22 shots on goal. It was not the toughest of nights for Mason, who improved his record to 4-6-1 overall.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored his sixth goal of the season on Thursday against the Wild. | 11/20/2014 10:49 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored his sixth goal of the season on Thursday against the Wild.
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Impact
Giroux tied the game on the power play with fewer than four minutes left in regulation. Giroux may not have a ton of goals yet, but he has 16 assists and a plus-six rating. Philadelphia, however, allowed a goal inside of one minute left in regulation and lost, 3-2.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason stopped 32-of-34 shots on Wednesday but lost as the Rangers shut out the Flyers, 2-0. | 11/19/2014 10:45 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason stopped 32-of-34 shots on Wednesday but lost as the Rangers shut out the Flyers, 2-0.
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Impact
Mason played well, posting a .941 save percentage, but Rangers backup goalie Cam Talbot outplayed Mason, stopping all 30 shots he faced. Mason is now 3-6-1 this season.
Flyers center Claude Giroux is in the lineup on Wednesday against the Rangers. | 11/19/2014 7:54 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux is in the lineup on Wednesday against the Rangers.
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Impact
Giroux suffered an injury in practice on Monday and was expected to sit out. He is considered day-to-day, so he is in the lineup and also should be in yours.
Flyers center Claude Giroux is not expected to play Wednesday, as he deals with a lower-body injury. | 11/18/2014 5:16 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux is not expected to play Wednesday, as he deals with a lower-body injury.
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Impact
He was hurt during Monday's practice, but GM Ron Hextall is considering him day-to-day for now. Giroux has 21 points through 16 games.
Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored two goals in a losing effort on Saturday against the Candiens. | 11/15/2014 10:21 PM
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Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored two goals in a losing effort on Saturday against the Candiens.
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Impact
Schenn was plus-one in the 6-3 loss to Montreal. He led the Flyers with five shots on goal. Schenn has six goals and seven assists this season.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason was not particulary sharp during Friday's loss to the Blue Jackets. | 11/14/2014 9:43 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason was not particulary sharp during Friday's loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Mason had won his previous three games, but after stopping only 34-of-38 shots on goal, his record fell to 3-5-1.
Flyers center Claude Giroux had two more points in Friday's loss to Columbus. | 11/14/2014 9:41 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux had two more points in Friday's loss to Columbus.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, and already has 20 points in 15 games. Teammate Jakub Voracek also chipped in two points, and he now has 24 points this season.
Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn is out for at least two weeks due to a sprained left shoulder. | 11/10/2014 3:17 PM
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Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn is out for at least two weeks due to a sprained left shoulder.
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Impact
Schenn has little fantasy value with just a goal and an assist in 14 games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored his seventh goal of the season, Saturday against Colorado. | 11/09/2014 10:40 AM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored his seventh goal of the season, Saturday against Colorado.
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Impact
He now has 11 points and is +9 on the season. Simmonds has been a monster in front of the net, but owners are hoping his penalty minutes increase, as he has only 10 thus far.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason earned his third-consecutive win Saturday versus the Avalanche. | 11/08/2014 9:51 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason earned his third-consecutive win Saturday versus the Avalanche.
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Impact
He is now 3-4-1, after stopping 36-of-39 shots on goal. Mason should be considered a solid option in net moving forward.
Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded three points in Saturday's win over Colorado. | 11/08/2014 9:50 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux recorded three points in Saturday's win over Colorado.
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Impact
He was been outshined this season by teammate Jakub Voracek, who also had three assists, but Giroux has been solid nonetheless. After scoring two goals and an assist, Giroux now has 18 points on the season.
Penguins left winger Steve Downie recorded the Gordie Howe hat trick against the Jets. | 11/06/2014 11:08 PM
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Penguins left winger Steve Downie recorded the Gordie Howe hat trick against the Jets.
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Impact
Downie had a goal, assist and a fight, racking up 22 penalty minutes. He was also plus-three with two shots on goal. It was a surprisingly physical game between two out-of-conference teams, and Pittsburgh won in a shootout, 4-3.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason had a great game against the Panthers on Thursday. | 11/06/2014 10:06 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason had a great game against the Panthers on Thursday.
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Impact
He allowed just one goal on 35 shots. His 34 saves helped Mason post a .971 save percentage for the game. The great game should get Mason some more time between the pipes.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek scored again on Thursday. | 11/06/2014 10:02 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek scored again on Thursday.
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Impact
Voracek has had a hot start to the season, and he scored his sixth goal against the Panthers. He has 19 points and is plus-four this season.
Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks. | 11/05/2014 1:44 PM
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Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks.
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Impact
This is tough news for Philadelphia, as Raffl had six goals already. He was injured blocking a shot on Tuesday, and will now be out for a lengthy period of time.
Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks. | 11/05/2014 1:42 PM
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Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks.
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Impact
This is tough news for Philadelphia, as Raffl had six goals already. He was injured blocking a shot on Tuesday, and will not be out for a lenthy period of time.
Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks. | 11/05/2014 1:42 PM
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Flyers winger Michael Raffl (lower body) will miss the next six weeks.
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Impact
This is tough news for Philadelphia, as Raffl had six goals already. He was injured blocking a shot on Tuesday, and will not be out for a lengthy period of time.

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