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  1. Winter Classic: One of the Best Days of Her Life

    Jan 2, 2012, 9:52 PM EDT

    The young Flyers fan at the end of this video called her experience at the Winter Classic, “one of the best days of my life.”

  2. Bitter End to Brilliant Classic: Rangers Outlast Flyers

    Jan 2, 2012, 8:48 PM EDT

    Highlights from the 2012 Winter Classic, including video of the performance by The Roots. The 2012 NHL Winter Classic lived up to every bit of hype that has been piled on it over the past year. The teams represented one of the league’s best rivalries, and each side was at the top of the Atlantic Division and the Eastern Conference for the period leading up to and including game. Unfortunately for Flyers fans, although the net result of participation in the event was positive, the finale was disappointing.

    Despite a hard-fought 60 minutes, the Flyers wilted in the third period, and goaltending was—predictably—one of the deciding factors. It’s also a clear difference between the Flyers and the team they trail in the division.

    Below, a look at the best and worst the day had to offer.

  3. Winter Classic Flyover at Citizens Bank Park

    Jan 2, 2012, 4:21 PM EDT

    A photo and quick video of the fighter jet flyover prior to the 2012 NHL Winter Classic.

  4. The Winter Classic Is Finally Here: Flyers-Rangers at CBP

    Jan 2, 2012, 2:32 PM EDT

    When it comes to regular season games, there is no greater build up to a single outing in all of North American sports than that which leads up to the NHL’s Winter Classic. After all is said and done, it has no more impact on the standings than the next game will, but don’t be fooled into thinking this game doesn’t matter far more.

  5. Wish Granted: The Roots Will Play at the Winter Classic

    Jan 2, 2012, 9:42 AM EDT

    Back in August, we hoped that Philly’s own The Roots would be the Winter Classic musical act. It looks like that wish has been granted, with Dan Gross saying they’ll play, though he’s not yet sure in what capacity. Either way, good news to start Winter Classic day…

  6. Winter Classic Proposal: Giroux’s Sister Gets a Ring on CBP Ice

    Jan 1, 2012, 2:52 PM EDT

    With player families taking the ice for a skate after practice, Claude Giroux’s sister made her boyfriend a lucky man. After consultation with the NHL’s top scorer, Isabelle Giroux’s boyfriend proposed to her on the ice earlier today. Watch the video below for what may be the best Citizens Bank Park proposal of all time, as well as the best advice of a soon-to-be brother-in-law on how to man up…

  7. PSA: Winter Classic Practice on NHLN

    Jan 1, 2012, 10:08 AM EDT

    Not sure what the format is for the televised practice, but those folks who are eating up everything and anything Winter Classic may want to flip over to the NHL Network at 11 p.m. to see what it’s all about.

  8. Happy Alumni Game Day

    Dec 31, 2011, 11:47 AM EDT

    The Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers alumni will play an outdoor game at Citizens Bank Park as a lead up to the NHL Winter Classic

  9. Just in Case You Didn’t Get a Good Enough Look at the Guy Who Flipped off Jagr

    Dec 30, 2011, 4:11 PM EDT

    An HD photo of an angry Pittsburgh fan giving the double-bird to former Penguin Jaromir Jagr…Beautiful.

  10. Flyers Alumni to Honor McCrimmon with Black Shoulder Patch

    Dec 30, 2011, 1:10 PM EDT

    The Flyers alumni will wear black No. 10 patches on their jerseys during Saturday afternoon’s Alumni Game in honor of the late Brad McCrimmon.

  11. Video: Jagr Scores, Salutes as Fan in Blue Crosby Jersey Flips Him Off (plus some kid cryin)

    Dec 29, 2011, 8:25 PM EDT

    Jaromir Jagr’s been on fire in his return to Pittsburgh, where his former home fans are booing him incessantly. He scored a brilliant goal and gave his trademark salute right at this gentleman in one of those light blue Sidney Crosby jerseys, who happened to be giving him the finger.

  12. Flyers-Pens: Jagr Can’t Wait for This Sht to Be Over

    Dec 29, 2011, 2:27 PM EDT

    We’re not quite halfway through the NHL season, but Jaromir Jagr’s tour of NHL bridges he’s somehow burned is nearly complete. He’s been to DC and Manhattan already, and tonight, he’ll skate in front of the fans for whom he was at several times a Cup winner and MVP.

  13. Bill Barber Questionable for Winter Classic Alumni Game with Whole Body Injury?

    Dec 29, 2011, 12:33 PM EDT

    NHL.com has put together a pretty spectacular video of the old Flyers practicing for Saturday’s alumni game. Bill Barber slams a goal home with the viciousness of a mother putting her baby to sleep

  14. Flyers Beat Rangers 3-1 in Winter Classic Video Game Sim

    Dec 29, 2011, 11:56 AM EDT

    EA Sports did one of their simulations to see how the Winter Classic between the Flyers and Rangers at Citizens Bank Park on January 2nd. According to their sim, the Flyers will win 3-1, which is nice. But my favorite part is the simulations ability to already know that Ilya Bryzgalov will in fact be in net. It will also snow, apparently.

  15. Place Your Bets! 2012 Winter Classic Edition

    Dec 29, 2011, 10:29 AM EDT

    Think Eric Lindros will score more goals than Mark Messier in the Winter Classic Alumni Game on Saturday? Wanna bet? Below we have a handful of odds related to the Winter Classic such as will the game be delayed at all by the weather? Don’t be surprised if it is.

  16. 247 Episode 3 Non-Lavvy Highlights: No, Your Ugly Christmas Sweater is Still Just Ugly

    Dec 29, 2011, 1:06 AM EDT

    We’ve already talked about Claude Giroux and Peter Laviolette clowning Steve Ott, as well as Lavvy’s ability to channel Sir Alex Ferguson and the Temple of Doom. Time to look at the rest of the third installment of HBO’s 24/7 from Wednesday night.

  17. Peter Laviolette Goes All Temple of Doom on Flyers

    Dec 29, 2011, 12:16 AM EDT

    Flyers head coach Peter Laviolette asks his team to rip their hearts out during a scene from HBO 24/7 Flyers Rangers Road to the Winter Classic

  18. Doesn’t Get Much Better Than Giroux, Laviolette Clowning Steve Ott

    Dec 28, 2011, 11:54 PM EDT

    Claude Giroux and Peter Laviolette clowning on Steve Ott among best moments in Philly sports television history?

  19. LIVE BLOG of tonight’s 247 on HBO, Episode III

    Dec 28, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT

    HBO Flyers Rangers 24/7 Winter Classic Live Blog

  20. 360 Panorama of Citizens Bank Park Winter Classic Ice

    Dec 28, 2011, 4:54 PM EDT

    Check out our unique 360 panorama of the rink at Citizens Bank Park from Wednesday afternoon. Bonus pics of Harry and Michael Jack.

  21. Jaromir Jagr Shatters Pittsburgh Glass with Shot

    Dec 28, 2011, 1:06 PM EDT

    First Jaromir Jagr shatters the hearts of Pittsburgh Penguins fans by signing with the Philadelphia Flyers in the offseason, then, upon return to that town in Western Pennsylvania, he shatters their glass with a slapshot.

  22. The Latest Winter Classic Time Lapse (Now with CBP Web Cam!)

    Dec 28, 2011, 11:17 AM EDT

    The latest Winter Classic time lapse video and an accompanying web cam for live look-ins on CBP’s new hockey rink.

  23. Garon and Lightning Send Bryzgalov Back to Woods

    Dec 27, 2011, 11:19 PM EDT

    Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov wasn’t quite at a loss for words, but he couldn’t explain his problems after a 5-1 loss despite dramatically outshooting the Tampa Bay Lightning.

  24. Here’s Wayne Simmonds Beating Eric Brewer DOWN

    Dec 27, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT

    In tonight’s Flyers-Lightning preview, we mentioned these two teams don’t like each other much, and wondered what make its way into the next episode of HBO’s 24/7. There’s been plenty of scrapping and jawing going on so far, and one full throw-down between Wayne Simmonds and Tampa defenseman Eric Brewer. It didn’t go so well for Brewer, who needed help getting off the ice, stumbling and bleeding after some big connections. [Video]

  25. Watch: Claude Giroux’s Self-Pass Results in Hartnell Goal

    Dec 27, 2011, 9:37 PM EDT

    Just about every night he’s on the ice, Claude Giroux does something worth tuning in for. He added another highlight against the Lightning on Tuesday night, when he found… himself… with a great pass, then put a shot on net that Scott Hartnell finished up to tie the game at 1-1. Check out the video here.