Montreal Canadiens coach Claude Julien experienced chest pains Wednesday night, was taken by ambulance to a Toronto hospital and is expected to be out the remainder of his team's first-round playoff series.
Carter Hart made 27 saves, Joel Farabee scored 16 seconds after Montreal tied it, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Canadiens 2-1 on Wednesday night in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Rookie Nicolas Aube-Kubel scored twice, and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 on Saturday night to clinch the Eastern Conference's top seed through the playoffs.
With hockey back, the streaking Flyers just might get there. With one more win, they'll earn the top seed in the Eastern Conference in coach Alain Vigneault's first season.
Hart stopped 34 shots, and the Flyers got a balanced and opportunistic attack in opening the expanded playoffs seeding round with a 4-1 win over the Bruins on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Flyers and Boston Bruins played each other March 11 before the pandemic shut down the NHL season. They will play each other Sunday in Toronto when the season resumes.
After months and months of speculation, NHL Seattle has made it official: The Seattle Kraken will take the ice at Climate Pledge Arena in 2021.
It’s official – Left Wing Oskar Lindblom will remain in Philadelphia, at least for three additional years.
The league said it had administered over 2,600 tests to more than 800 players form July 13 to 17.
The NHL and its Players’ Association reached a return to play agreement that would start formal training camps in one week, the league announced Monday.
Lindblom was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a rare bone cancer, back in December of 2019.
The NHL season had previously been suspended in March due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom returned to the ice at the Flyers practice facility in Voorhees for the first time since being diagnosed with cancer in December.
A handful of players will return to the Skate Zone in Voorhees for practice after the NHL said last week players could return to team facilities.
Philadelphia professional sports teams release statements on the impacts of unrest across the country.
Professional sports teams that train or play in New Jersey may resume those activities according to an executive order signed by Governor Phil Murphy.
The Philadelphia Flyers will go into the proposed Return to Play plan by the NHL as one of the top 4 teams in the Eastern Conference.
The NHL announced Tuesday it will abandon the rest of the regular season and go straight into the playoffs with 24 teams instead of 16 if it is able to resume play.
The league released a memo Monday saying it is targeting early next month as the start date for Phase 2 of its return-to-play protocol.
The Philadelphia Flyers and Gritty surprised a boy battling cancer in with a parade.