9-2-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marty Murray is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Gagne has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Rick Tocchet has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Jeremy Roenick has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 16 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury.



7-2-2003 Jeremy Roenick speaks up.
Jeremy Roenick is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-2-2003 Brian Boucher frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Brian Boucher feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of USA, Brian Boucher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 101 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 243 goals. The 26 year old goaltender has played 39 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, allowing 98 goals on 737 while booking 1 shutouts.


3-2-2003 Team captain meets with Donald Brashear
Following the team's recent 3-2 win against Pittsburgh Penguins on 31-1-2003, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Donald Brashear did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jeremy Roenick

2-2-2003 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 315 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 94 assists along with 121 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 3+27=30 with 22 PIM.


2-2-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Kent Manderville is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marty Murray is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Gagne has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Rick Tocchet has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Jeremy Roenick has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 15 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 42 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury.



1-2-2003 Team captain meets with Simon Gagne
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Simon Gagne after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Simon Gagne as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

1-2-2003 Eric Desjardins frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Eric Desjardins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 958 NHL games during his career, notching 121 goals and adding 386 assists along with 618 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 4+21=25 with 4 PIM.


31-1-2003 Jeremy Roenick speaks up.
Jeremy Roenick is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

31-1-2003 Michal Sykora resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Michal Sykora has resumed full training after his injury.

1-2-2003 Board considering budget
The board of owners is considering about increasing your player budget because of your good financial record. If the good financial record is kept until the end of the season, your player budget might be increased.

30-1-2003 Michal Sykora injured.
Michal Sykora of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Charlotte Checkers. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Hockey is a physical game, it's not like we're playing chess out there, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

28-1-2003 Team captain meets with Kent Manderville
Following the team's recent 1-4 loss against Carolina Hurricanes on 27-1-2003, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Kent Manderville were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jeremy Roenick

28-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Clarke MacArthur
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young left wing Clarke MacArthur in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Clarke MacArthur has played 32 games with Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk this season, collecting 20+13=33 with 51 PIM.


27-1-2003 Eric Desjardins frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Eric Desjardins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 956 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 386 assists along with 618 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 50 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 3+21=24 with 4 PIM.


27-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Eric Staal
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young center Eric Staal in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Eric Staal has played 51 games with Regina Pats this season, collecting 38+29=67 with 31 PIM.


26-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Keith Primeau is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Eric Desjardins has played 19 games without a goal. Brian Boucher has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 12 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 39 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury.



24-1-2003 Eric Desjardins frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Eric Desjardins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 955 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 386 assists along with 618 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 49 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 3+21=24 with 4 PIM.


23-1-2003 Todd Robinson resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms center Todd Robinson has resumed full training after his injury.

21-1-2003 Jeremy Roenick speaks up.
Jeremy Roenick is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 12 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

20-1-2003 Team captain meets with Dan McGillis
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Dan McGillis after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Dan McGillis as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

20-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Ryan Kesler
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young center Ryan Kesler in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Ryan Kesler has played 47 games with Moncton Wildcats this season, collecting 41+25=66 with 34 PIM.


19-1-2003 Eric Weinrich frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Weinrich feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Eric Weinrich was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 864 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 255 assists along with 665 penalty minutes. The 36 year old defenseman has played 23 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 4 PIM.


19-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Brent Burns
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young defenseman Brent Burns in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Brent Burns has played 15 games with Notre Dame this season, collecting 8+9=17 with 5 PIM.


19-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Barry Beck is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Keith Primeau is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Eric Desjardins has played 17 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 37 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury.



18-1-2003 Philadelphia Flyers players named to All-Star Game
The following players from Philadelphia Flyers were named to this year's All-Star Game:
-John LeClair
-Mark Recchi
-Eric Desjardins
-Barry Beck


18-1-2003 Todd Robinson resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms center Todd Robinson has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

17-1-2003 Jeremy Roenick resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers center Jeremy Roenick has resumed full training after his head injury.

16-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Shea Weber
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young defenseman Shea Weber in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Shea Weber has played 43 games with Prince Albert Raiders this season, collecting 16+27=43 with 32 PIM.


16-1-2003 Rick Tocchet resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet has resumed full training after his knee injury.

15-1-2003 Jeremy Roenick injured.
Jeremy Roenick (PHI) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Denny Lambert (ANA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, he said after the game.

14-1-2003 Dennis Seidenberg resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has resumed full training after his injury.

12-1-2003 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1130 NHL games during his career, notching 440 goals and adding 510 assists along with 2942 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


12-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Gagne is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Eric Desjardins has played 13 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 33 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



12-1-2003 Dennis Seidenberg injured.
Dennis Seidenberg of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he commented to the press.

11-1-2003 Rick Tocchet resumes light training.
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

10-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Thomas Vanek
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young right wing Thomas Vanek in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Thomas Vanek has played 41 games with Hull Olympiques this season, collecting 37+12=49 with 7 PIM.


10-1-2003 Francis Lessard resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Francis Lessard has resumed full training after his injury.

8-1-2003 Craig Ramsay praises Jaroslav Halak
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Ramsay has praised young goaltender Jaroslav Halak in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

7-1-2003 Team captain meets with Ruslan Fedotenko
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Ruslan Fedotenko after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ruslan Fedotenko as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

5-1-2003 Team captain meets with Jiri Dopita
Following the team's recent 2-3 loss against Toronto Maple Leafs on 5-1-2003, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Jiri Dopita did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jeremy Roenick

5-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Desjardins is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Keith Primeau has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Simon Gagne is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita is sliding on a 30 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



5-1-2003 Francis Lessard resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Francis Lessard has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

4-1-2003 Team captain meets with Ruslan Fedotenko
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Ruslan Fedotenko after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ruslan Fedotenko as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

2-1-2003 Philadelphia Flyers players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Philadelphia Flyers organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Jeff Woywitka (CAN)
-Jussi Timonen (FIN)
-Joni Pitkanen (CAN)


31-12-2002 Eric Desjardins frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Eric Desjardins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 944 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 383 assists along with 616 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 38 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 3+18=21 with 2 PIM.


29-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Barry Beck is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Gagne has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita is sliding on a 27 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



27-12-2002 Joe Dipenta resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Joe Dipenta has resumed full training after his injury.

27-12-2002 Francis Lessard injured.
Francis Lessard of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint-John IceCaps. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I won't be able to do much for the next few weeks, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

26-12-2002 Joe Dipenta injured.
Joe Dipenta of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This will just build character, sitting out a few days I mean, he said when he was taken off the ice.

22-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Paul Ranheim is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Simon Gagne has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 21 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita is sliding on a 24 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



21-12-2002 Eric Weinrich frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Weinrich feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Eric Weinrich was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 864 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 255 assists along with 665 penalty minutes. The 36 year old defenseman has played 23 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 4 PIM.


18-12-2002 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1130 NHL games during his career, notching 440 goals and adding 510 assists along with 2942 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


17-12-2002 Joe Dipenta resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Joe Dipenta has resumed full training after his injury.

15-12-2002 Eric Weinrich frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Weinrich feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Eric Weinrich was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 864 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 255 assists along with 665 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 23 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 4 PIM.


15-12-2002 Player of the week: John LeClair (L)
NHL has awarded John LeClair (L) of Philadelphia Flyers as Player Of The Week He registered 2 goals and 5 assists for 7 points in 4 games last week.

A native of USA, John LeClair was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 711 NHL games during his career, notching 331 goals and adding 328 assists along with 331 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing has played 30 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 15+17=32 with 0 PIM.


15-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with 7 points in 4 games last week. Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Simon Gagne is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 18 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita is sliding on a 21 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



15-12-2002 Tomas Divisek resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms right wing Tomas Divisek has resumed full training after his injury.

15-12-2002 Eric Desjardins reaches a milestone !
Eric Desjardins scored the 500th point of his career in tonight's game against the Florida Panthers on a goal by Jeremy Roenick. I don't know why exactly, but the ice just seems to be more wide open for me this year, he said to the press..

A native of Canada, Eric Desjardins was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1987 entry draft. He has appeared in 936 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 380 assists along with 616 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 30 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 3+15=18 with 2 PIM.


15-12-2002 Joe Dipenta injured.
Joe Dipenta of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Antonio Rampage. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

13-12-2002 Mark Recchi reaches a milestone !
Mark Recchi scored the 400th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Montreal Canadiens on a feed by Ruslan Fedotenko. Yes I'm happy, who wouldn't be, he declared after viewing the replay of the goal.

A native of Canada, Mark Recchi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1988 entry draft. He has appeared in 959 NHL games during his career, notching 400 goals and adding 637 assists along with 661 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 27 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 12+15=27 with 9 PIM.


11-12-2002 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1130 NHL games during his career, notching 440 goals and adding 510 assists along with 2942 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


11-12-2002 Craig Brunel uncertain about future
Craig Brunel wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

10-12-2002 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1130 NHL games during his career, notching 440 goals and adding 510 assists along with 2942 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


10-12-2002 Tomas Divisek resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms right wing Tomas Divisek has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

10-12-2002 Tomas Divisek injured.
Tomas Divisek of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Springfield Falcons. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . I just hope I can be able to return to action within a week, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

9-12-2002 Yves Sarault resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms left wing Yves Sarault has resumed full training after his injury.

8-12-2002 Team captain meets with Ruslan Fedotenko
Following the team's recent 3-1 win against Boston Bruins on 6-12-2002, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Ruslan Fedotenko were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jeremy Roenick

8-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Desjardins is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Keith Primeau has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 14 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



6-12-2002 Mark Freer resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms center Mark Freer has resumed full training after his injury.

6-12-2002 Yves Sarault injured.
Yves Sarault of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered groin injury during tonights minorleague game against the Providence Bruins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

5-12-2002 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1130 NHL games during his career, notching 440 goals and adding 510 assists along with 2942 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


2-12-2002 James Chalmers resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms center James Chalmers has resumed full training after his injury.

2-12-2002 Eduard Pershin agrees on a contract.
Eduard Pershin has signed a one year deal with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Mark Recchi is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brian Boucher is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 3 goals.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Keith Primeau has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 24 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Barry Beck has played 11 games without a goal. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jiri Dopita is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Eric Weinrich remains sidelined with wrist injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



1-12-2002 Mark Freer resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms center Mark Freer has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

1-12-2002 Premysl Duben agrees on a contract.
Premysl Duben has signed a one year deal with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-12-2002 Joe Dixon agrees on a contract.
Joe Dixon has signed a one year deal with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-12-2002 Mark Freer injured.
Mark Freer of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It's not that big of a deal, just have to rest for a couple of days, he said when he was taken off the ice.

30-11-2002 Dennis Seidenberg resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has resumed full training after his injury.

29-11-2002 Dan Peters resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Dan Peters has resumed full training after his injury.

28-11-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 286 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 83 assists along with 116 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 23 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+16=18 with 17 PIM.


28-11-2002 Barry Beck reaches career high !
Barry Beck marked a new career high in assists with 15 assists after assisting in tonights game against Boston Bruins on a goal by John LeClair. Whatever I can do to help the team is okay by me. As long as we get the 2 points that's the main thing, he said after the game.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 285 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 82 assists along with 101 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 22 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+15=17 with 2 PIM.


28-11-2002 Barry Beck reaches career high !
Barry Beck marked a new career high in points with 18 after assisting in tonights game against Boston Bruins on a goal by Jeremy Roenick. I'm not out here to set records, but it's always nice to get the points, were his words after the game..

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 285 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 83 assists along with 101 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 22 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+16=18 with 2 PIM.


28-11-2002 Todd Robinson injured.
Todd Robinson of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Providence Bruins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . Hey sometimes you do all the right things but something still goes wrong, you can't worry about injuries or you won't be playing long, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

28-11-2002 James Chalmers injured.
James Chalmers of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Providence Bruins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

28-11-2002 Eric Weinrich injured.
Eric Weinrich (PHI) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Dan Kesa (BOS). He is expected to be sidelined for at least three months. This is a serious injury, but doctors said that I should be back in about 3-4 months, he said as the trainers examined him.

25-11-2002 Dennis Seidenberg resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-11-2002 Dan Peters injured.
Dan Peters of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Texas Stars. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he said when he was taken off the ice.

24-11-2002 Marty Murray speaks up.
Marty Murray is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 5 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Simon Gagne is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Mark Recchi is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Luke Richardson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Barry Beck is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 21 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



24-11-2002 Media praises the Philadelphia Flyers
As a coach, if you can get your team to work hard every night, then you've done your job, commented Philadelphia Flyers coach Craig Ramsay after today's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. This brings their current streak to 6 games undefeated.

23-11-2002 Team captain meets with Jiri Dopita
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Jiri Dopita after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Jiri Dopita as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

19-11-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 282 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 79 assists along with 101 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+12=14 with 2 PIM.


17-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Keith Primeau is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Eric Desjardins is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Barry Beck is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pavel Brendl is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Ouellet hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



16-11-2002 Mario Cartelli uncertain about future
Mario Cartelli wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

13-11-2002 Team captain meets with Paul Ranheim
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie at Vancouver Canucks on 13-11-2002, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Paul Ranheim were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jeremy Roenick

12-11-2002 Todd Fedoruk frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Todd Fedoruk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Todd Fedoruk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 7th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 53 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 5 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season. He has played 16 games with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms this season, totalling 2+6=8 with 13 PIM.


12-11-2002 Team captain meets with Pavel Brendl
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Pavel Brendl after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Pavel Brendl as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

12-11-2002 Chris Therien resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Therien has resumed full training after his chest injury.

12-11-2002 Joe Dipenta resumes full training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Joe Dipenta has resumed full training after his injury.

11-11-2002 Chris Therien injured.
Chris Therien (PHI) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Sean Brown (EDM). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Small things like this happen to guys almost every game, except this time it happened to me, he said as the trainers examined him.

10-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Simon Gagne is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Barry Beck is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Paul Ranheim is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Mark Recchi has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Justin Williams is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Eric Desjardins has played 15 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brian Boucher has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



7-11-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 276 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 73 assists along with 101 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 13 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+6=8 with 2 PIM.


7-11-2002 Joe Dipenta resumes light training.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms defenseman Joe Dipenta has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

3-11-2002 Team captain meets with Jiri Dopita
Following the team's recent 5-4 loss at Colorado Avalanche on 3-11-2002, Philadelphia Flyers captain Jeremy Roenick and Jiri Dopita were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jeremy Roenick

3-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pavel Brendl is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Gagne has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Mark Recchi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Justin Williams is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Ruslan Fedotenko is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Eric Desjardins has played 12 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brian Boucher hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



31-10-2002 John LeClair resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers left wing John LeClair has resumed full training after his knee injury.

27-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Simon Gagne is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pavel Brendl is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brian Boucher hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

John LeClair remains sidelined with knee injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



27-10-2002 Dennis Seidenberg injured.
Dennis Seidenberg of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Well, you win some and you lose some...it's as simple as that. I just got thrown around today, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

27-10-2002 John LeClair injured.
John LeClair (PHI) suffered knee injury during the game in an incident with Dale Purinton (NYR). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, were his words after the game.

20-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Keith Primeau is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Simon Gagne is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Barry Beck is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brian Boucher hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jiri Dopita has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



18-10-2002 Mark Recchi resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Mark Recchi has resumed full training after his ankle injury.

14-10-2002 Keith Primeau reaches a milestone !
Keith Primeau scored the 500th point of his career in tonight's game against the New York Rangers on a feed by Barry Beck. The puck has been bouncing for me lately, he said after signing autographs for some kids.

A native of Canada, Keith Primeau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 694 NHL games during his career, notching 222 goals and adding 278 assists along with 1234 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center has played 3 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


14-10-2002 Joe Dipenta injured.
Joe Dipenta of Lehigh Valley Phantoms suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

13-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Eric Desjardins is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Barry Beck is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Mark Recchi remains sidelined with ankle injury. Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



13-10-2002 Mark Recchi resumes light training.
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Mark Recchi has resumed light training after his ankle injury and is listed day to day.

13-10-2002 Mark Recchi injured.
Mark Recchi (PHI) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Corey Sarich (TB). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. It's a team game alright, I guess I just won't be part of this team for a few games, he said as the trainers examined him.

6-10-2002 Team captain meets with Justin Williams
Team captain Jeremy Roenick called a short meeting with Justin Williams after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Justin Williams as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

6-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



4-10-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 263 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 67 assists along with 99 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2002 Todd Robinson agrees on a contract.
Todd Robinson has signed a one year deal with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 263 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 67 assists along with 99 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


30-9-2002 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Tom BarrassoA-A-A-27Carolina Hurricanes
Dominik Hasek BA-A-37Detroit Red Wings
Patrick Roy88878631Colorado Avalanche
Jean-Sebastien GiguereA-BB25Anaheim Ducks
Martin BrodeurBBB30New Jersey Devils
Billy SmithBBB28New York Islanders
Ed BelfourBBB30Dallas Stars
Ken DrydenB-BB28Montreal Canadiens
Mike RichterBBB29Columbus Blue Jackets
Curtis JosephB-B-B28Toronto Maple Leafs
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Brian LeetchA-B-B27New York Rangers
Rob Blake85828327Colorado Avalanche
Bobby OrrBBB29Boston Bruins
Scott NiedermayerB-BB29New Jersey Devils
Chris ProngerCAB27Edmonton Oilers
Sandis OzolinshB-B-B30Florida Panthers
Nicklas LidstromB-BB32Detroit Red Wings
Kimmo TimonenB-BB27Nashville Predators
Scott StevensC-AB28New Jersey Devils
Al MacInnisB-B-B29Buffalo Sabres
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sergei FedorovBB-B32Detroit Red Wings
John LeClairA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers
Paul KariyaACB27Anaheim Ducks
Mike ModanoA-B-B32Dallas Stars
Mark MessierB-BB29New York Rangers
Adam GravesBB-B27San Jose Sharks
Keith TkachukBB-B30Edmonton Oilers
Gary RobertsB-B-B29Toronto Maple Leafs
Shayne CorsonB-B-B29Toronto Maple Leafs
Peter BondraBB-B28Washington Capitals
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Joe SakicAB-A-28Arizona Coyotes
Wayne GretzkyAB-A-27Edmonton Oilers
Jean BeliveauBB-A-27Minnesota Wild
Mario LemieuxAB-A-26Pittsburgh Penguins
Peter Forsberg86838529Colorado Avalanche
Ron FrancisB-BB29Carolina Hurricanes
Jeremy RoenickBBB27Philadelphia Flyers
Steve YzermanBB-B27Detroit Red Wings
Alexei YashinA-CB28New York Islanders
Adam OatesBB-B30Washington Capitals
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrAC-A-30Washington Capitals
Teemu SelanneA-B-B27Anaheim Ducks
Tony AmonteA-CB28Chicago Blackhawks
Mark RecchiBB-B28Philadelphia Flyers
Brett HullB-CB28Detroit Red Wings
Maurice RichardBB-B28Montreal Canadiens
Eric LindrosA-BB29New York Rangers
Claude LemieuxB-BB27Arizona Coyotes
Pavel BureADB31Nashville Predators
Scott MellanbyB-B-B28Buffalo Sabres


29-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



28-9-2002 Simon Gagne resumes full training.
Philadelphia Flyers left wing Simon Gagne has resumed full training after his leg injury.

26-9-2002 Jiri Dopita frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers center Jiri Dopita feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Dopita was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 6th round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 8 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center has played 8 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


24-9-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 270 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 69 assists along with 99 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


23-9-2002 Simon Gagne resumes light training.
Philadelphia Flyers left wing Simon Gagne has resumed light training after his leg injury and is listed day to day.

23-9-2002 Simon Gagne injured.
Simon Gagne (PHI) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Darius Kasparaitis (PIT). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. I just hope I can be able to return to action within a week, he commented to the press.

22-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Roman Cechmanek is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 1 goals.

Who's cold

Kim Johnsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kent Manderville has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Justin Williams has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ruslan Fedotenko has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Chris McAllister has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brian Boucher hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pavel Brendl has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mattias Nilsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Bryce Wandler hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mario Cartelli has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



20-9-2002 Barry Beck frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Barry Beck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Barry Beck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 269 NHL games during his career, notching 24 goals and adding 69 assists along with 99 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


19-9-2002 Eric Weinrich frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Eric Weinrich feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Eric Weinrich was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 846 NHL games during his career, notching 59 goals and adding 250 assists along with 667 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 6 PIM.


15-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Mark Recchi is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jeremy Roenick is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Roman Cechmanek has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



12-9-2002 Todd Fedoruk frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Todd Fedoruk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Todd Fedoruk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 7th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 53 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 5 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


8-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John LeClair is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



1-9-2002 Todd Fedoruk frustrated
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Todd Fedoruk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Todd Fedoruk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 7th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 53 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 5 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Rick Tocchet remains sidelined with knee injury.



31-8-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade
Philadelphia Flyers traded WIN's round 3 pick in 2003 to Winnipeg Jets for Mario Cartelli

31-8-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade
Philadelphia Flyers traded NYR's round 3 pick in 2003 to New York Rangers for Bryce Wandler

31-8-2002 Mattias Nilsson interviewed in paper
Mattias Nilsson was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Nashville Predators to Philadelphia Flyers. I'm pretty excited about this opportunity, it'll be a real challenge. I have high expectations for the team and as you know, it's a great hockey town, he told local reporters.

31-8-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade
Philadelphia Flyers traded NAS's round 4 pick in 2003 to Nashville Predators for Mattias Nilsson

29-8-2002 Tomas Divisek uncertain about future
Tomas Divisek wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2002 Training camp preview
Philadelphia Flyers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms:
- Marty Murray C
- Eric Weinrich D
- Kim Johnsson D
- John LeClair L
- Paul Ranheim L
- Keith Primeau C
- Simon Gagne L
- Kent Manderville R
- Mark Recchi R
- Rick Tocchet R
- Justin Williams R
- Ruslan Fedotenko R
- Eric Desjardins D
- Chris Therien D
- Dan McGillis D
- Luke Richardson D
- Chris McAllister D
- Michal Sykora D
- Jeremy Roenick C
- Brian Boucher G
- Roman Cechmanek G
- Donald Brashear L
- Yves Sarault L
- Peter Vandermeer L
- Craig Brunel R
- Mike Watt R
- Jesse Boulerice R
- Joe Dipenta D
- Tomas Divisek R
- Todd Fedoruk R
- Mark Freer C
- Mark Greig R
- Chris Heron C
- Kirby Law R
- Francis Lessard D
- Arpad Mihaly L
- Dan Murphy G
- Maxime Ouellet G
- Dan Peters D
- Vaclav Pletka L
- Bruno St. Jacques D
- John Slaney D
- Russ Romaniuk L
- Pavel Brendl R
- Jim Vandermeer D
- Jeff Feniak D
- Jiri Dopita C
- Brad Tiley D
- Neil Little G
- James Chalmers C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Kim Johnsson D
- Simon Gagne L
- Mark Recchi R
- Eric Desjardins D
- Luke Richardson D
- Chris McAllister D
- Tomas Divisek R
- Francis Lessard D
- Maxime Ouellet G
- Dan Peters D
- Bruno St. Jacques D
- Neil Little G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Eric Weinrich D
- John LeClair L
- Justin Williams R
- Chris Therien D
- Donald Brashear L
- Yves Sarault L
- Peter Vandermeer L
- Todd Fedoruk R
- Chris Heron C
- Dan Murphy G
- Pavel Brendl R


23-6-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade rumoured
Nashville Predators are rumoured to be planning a trade sending center Steve Dubinsky, left wing David Gosselin and defenseman Mikko Lehtonen to Philadelphia Flyers for defenseman Luke Richardson

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the Nashville Predators are looking for a 1st line defenseman and that Luke Richardson would be a good fit there.


23-6-2002 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2002 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade rumoured
Florida Panthers are rumoured to be planning a trade sending right wing Ivan Novoseltsev and defenseman Ivan Majesky to Philadelphia Flyers for defenseman Chris Therien and PHI 3rd round pick in 2004 draft

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the Florida Panthers are looking for a 2nd line defenseman and that Chris Therien would be a good fit there.


21-6-2002 Philadelphia Flyers trade rumoured
Nashville Predators are rumoured to be planning a trade sending goaltender Brian Finley, left wing Scott Hartnell and defenseman Mikko Lehtonen to Philadelphia Flyers for right wing Mark Recchi

Rumours from various sources around the league say that the Nashville Predators are looking for a 1st line right wing and that Mark Recchi would be a good fit there.


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