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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.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had another big game in Tuesday's win against Edmonton. | 11/04/2014 9:40 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had another big game in Tuesday's win against Edmonton.
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Impact
He had two goals, three shots on goal, two penalty minutes, and a +2 rating on the night. Voracek now has an impressive 18 points on the season. The breakout is on.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason finally earned his first victory of the season. | 11/04/2014 9:39 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason finally earned his first victory of the season.
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Impact
He played well, stopping 35-of-36 shots, but also got some help as the Oilers hit the post or crossbar four seperate times. Nevertheless, Mason was solid, and is now 1-4-1 on the season.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had anothr big game in Tuesday's win against Edmonton. | 11/04/2014 9:38 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek had anothr big game in Tuesday's win against Edmonton.
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Impact
He had two goals, three shots on goal, two penalty minutes, and a +2 rating on the night. Voracek now has an impressive 18 points on the season. The breakout is on.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason played pretty well in his return to net on Saturday. | 11/01/2014 10:58 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason played pretty well in his return to net on Saturday.
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Impact
Backup Ray Emery started the last four games, going 3-1-1. Mason stopped 28-of-30 shots in a loss to the Panthers on Saturday. Coach Craig Berube has not confirmed that Mason will regain the clear No. 1 goalie role, so fantasy owners will likely continue to get a headache trying to figure out how many minutes Mason will receive in net.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason will finally be back in net on Saturday. | 10/31/2014 4:35 PM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason will finally be back in net on Saturday.
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Impact
Ray Emery started the past four games, going 3-1-0, but Mason should be able to regain the number-one gig. Emery is on the team for backup purposes, and the Flyers will give Mason the opportunity to breakout of his early-season slump.
Flyers 34-year-old center Vincent Lecavalier has missed seven games due to a foot injury, but is expected to return Saturday. | 10/31/2014 3:13 PM
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Flyers 34-year-old center Vincent Lecavalier has missed seven games due to a foot injury, but is expected to return Saturday.
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Impact
It's been a few seasons since Lecavlier was an everyday fantasy starter. Last year, he did play in 69 games, the most since 2009-2010, and he scored just 37 points. He's likelt play on a line with R.J. Umberger and Wayne Simmonds.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek continued his breakout season, in Thursday's loss to Tampa Bay. | 10/30/2014 10:06 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek continued his breakout season, in Thursday's loss to Tampa Bay.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with five shots on goal. Voracek now has 15 points already this season, and does not look to be slowing down anytime soon.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery could not continue his stellar play on Thursday. | 10/30/2014 10:03 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery could not continue his stellar play on Thursday.
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Impact
He had won his previous three starts, but fell to Tampa Bay on Thursday. Steve Mason will most likely get the nod, next time out.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery captured a victory on Tuesday against the Kings. | 10/28/2014 9:58 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery captured a victory on Tuesday against the Kings.
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Impact
Emery made 38 saves as the Flyers won in overtime, 3-2. He is 4-0-1 this season.
Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored the game-winning goal on Tuesday against the Kings. | 10/28/2014 9:51 PM
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Flyers center Brayden Schenn scored the game-winning goal on Tuesday against the Kings.
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Impact
Schenn scored an unassisted goal at the 2:36 mark of overtime as Philadelphia won, 3-2. The goal was his third of the season.
Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek now leads the team in points, thus far in 2014-15. | 10/25/2014 9:44 PM
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Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek now leads the team in points, thus far in 2014-15.
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Impact
Voracek had two assists, including one on Brayden Schenn's game-winning goal, in the third period. He now has 11 points, and looks bound to break out this season.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery started for a consecutive game and earned another victory. | 10/25/2014 9:41 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery started for a consecutive game and earned another victory.
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Impact
After playing okay against the Penguins on Wednesday and receiving the win, Emery was great on Saturday. He stopped 35-of-27 shots on goal, and is now in line for more playing time. Do not be surprised if he starts over Steve Mason next time out.
Flyers winger Michael Raffl had three points on Saturday against Detroit. | 10/25/2014 9:37 PM
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Flyers winger Michael Raffl had three points on Saturday against Detroit.
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Impact
He had two goals and an assist, and now owners need to monitor Raffl as we move forward. He is playing on the top line next to Claude Giroux, and that assigment does not look like it is going anywhere.
Flyers defenseman Andrew MacDonald will miss four weeks with a lower-body injury according to nhl.com. | 10/24/2014 5:57 PM
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Flyers defenseman Andrew MacDonald will miss four weeks with a lower-body injury according to nhl.com.
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Impact
The Philadelphia defense looks pretty thin. They already lost Kimmo Timonen and Braydon Coburn before MacDonald went down. MacDonald has a goal and two assists in 2014-2015.
Flyers center Sean Couturier scored three points against the Penguins on Wednesday. | 10/22/2014 11:02 PM
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Flyers center Sean Couturier scored three points against the Penguins on Wednesday.
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Impact
Couturier assisted Pierre-Edouard Bellemare's goal in the first period and Matt Read's goal in the third period. Couturier then sealed the victory with an empty-net goal with less than 30 seconds left. The center was also plus-three.
Flyers goalie Ray Emery stopped 22 of 25 shots in a victory on Wednesday against the Penguins. | 10/22/2014 10:52 PM
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Flyers goalie Ray Emery stopped 22 of 25 shots in a victory on Wednesday against the Penguins.
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Impact
Emery wasn't particularly good, but the Flyers controlled the puck for much of the game. Emery helped the Flyers penalty kill keep the top power-play unit of Pittsburgh scoreless on two tries. Steve Mason is still the starting goalie, but Emery might receive some more playing time moving forward. Keep an eye on this situation.
Flyers right wing Matt Read scored a goal in Wednesday night's game against the Penguins. | 10/22/2014 10:47 PM
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Flyers right wing Matt Read scored a goal in Wednesday night's game against the Penguins.
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Impact
Read scored at the 8:50 mark of the third period to put the Flyers up, 4-2. Pittsburgh scored to cut the lead to one before Philadelphia added an empty-net goal. So Read's goal ended up being the game-winner.
Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored the first of five Philadelphia goals on Wednesday night against the Penguins. | 10/22/2014 10:42 PM
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Flyers defenseman Mark Streit scored the first of five Philadelphia goals on Wednesday night against the Penguins.
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Impact
Streit scored on a slapshot to tie the game at one. Streit also made a nice defensive play that possibly prevented a goal. Philadelphia scored three third period goals to win, 5-3. Streit was plus-two.
The Flyers will start Ray Emery on Wednesday against the Pittsburgh Penguins. | 10/22/2014 7:19 PM
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The Flyers will start Ray Emery on Wednesday against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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Impact
This isn't that surprising since Steven Mason played on Tuesday. Emery has a 2.73 GAA and .907 save percentage in two games this season. With Mason's slow start, perhaps Emery receives more playing time if he plays well on Wednesday.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason played well. despite giving up four goals. | 10/22/2014 9:45 AM
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Flyers goalie Steve Mason played well. despite giving up four goals.
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Impact
He faced 43 shots, and stopped 39 of them, but got no help from his team. Mason is off to a disappointing start this season, as he is now 0-3-1 with a 3.83 GAA and .878 save percentage.
Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Philadelphia completed a two-goal comeback on Saturday against the Stars. | 10/18/2014 10:55 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Philadelphia completed a two-goal comeback on Saturday against the Stars.
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Impact
The goal was Giroux's second of the season to give the Flyers its first victory. Philadelphia was aggressive, crashing the net in overtime, and drew a penalty. Giroux's goal came on the power play. Giroux also had an assist and finished plus-one.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored and had an assisst on Tuesday against the Ducks. | 10/14/2014 10:01 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds scored and had an assisst on Tuesday against the Ducks.
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Impact
Both of Simmonds' points came on the power play, and his goal tied the game at two with less than three minutes left in the second period. Simmonds had five shots and two hits in the game as well.
Flyers 34-year-old center Vincent Lecavalier is expected to miss two weeks with a lower body injury. | 10/14/2014 1:27 PM
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Flyers 34-year-old center Vincent Lecavalier is expected to miss two weeks with a lower body injury.
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Impact
It's been a few seasons since Lecavlier was an everyday fantasy starter.. Last year, he did play in 69 games, the most since 2009-2010, and he scored just 37 points. An ugly plus/minus of -16 hurts his value.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds put two in the nets, but it wasn't enough to help the Flyers get into the win column. | 10/12/2014 12:12 AM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds put two in the nets, but it wasn't enough to help the Flyers get into the win column.
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Impact
He now has three power play goals among four total goals and five points through three games.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds shined on the power play Thursday night against New Jersey. | 10/09/2014 10:13 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds shined on the power play Thursday night against New Jersey.
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Impact
He had two goals on the power play, and added an assist on Vincent Lecavalier's third period goal. Simmonds has been an animal on the power play, dating back to last season. Look for that to continue. Lecavalier finished the night with the one goal and one assist, along with three shots and a -1 rating.
Flyers center Claude Giroux produced two points, but had poor night against the Devils. | 10/09/2014 10:12 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux produced two points, but had poor night against the Devils.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with seven shots on goal. However, Giroux was on the ice during a lot of New Jersey's scoring outburst. He finished with a -4 rating on the night.
Flyers center Claude Giroux produces two points, but has poor night against the Devils. | 10/09/2014 9:54 PM
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Flyers center Claude Giroux produces two points, but has poor night against the Devils.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with seven shots on goal. However, Giroux was on the ice during a lot of New Jersey's scoring outburst. He finished with a -4 rating on the night.
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds shines on the power play Thursday night against New Jersey. | 10/09/2014 9:50 PM
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Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds shines on the power play Thursday night against New Jersey.
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Impact
He had two goals on the power play, and added an assist on Vincent Lecavalier's third period goal. Simmonds has been an animal on the power play, dating back to last season. Look for that to continue. Lecavalier finished the night with the one goal and one assist, along with three shots and a -1 rating.

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