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Welcome to my blog!

Welcome me to the 21st century.
Among other subjects this blog will focus on are my memories of covering the Philadelphia Flyers at the beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News (talk about living in the past…) I covered the Flyers when they won their only Stanley Cups, in 1974 and ’75. 433 more words

Bill Fleischman

welcome to philadelphia

“We never play such animal hockey,” CSKA Moscow coach Konstantin Loktev seethed after it was all over. Philadelphia captain Bobby Clarke shrugged when he heard that. 130 more words


Stu Cowan: Bolts goalie Ben Bishop subject of teammates' biting humour

The Tampa Bay Lightning’s Ben Bishop joins the likes of Bobby Clarke, Bobby Hull, Gordie Howe and many others — including the Canadiens’ Alexander Radulov — on the list of h… 849 more words


sorry not sorry

When the ’72 Summit Series Tour stopped in Toronto earlier this month, a third of Canada’s famous team stepped to the stage of the Sony Centre: Ron Ellis, Yvan Cournoyer, Brad Park, Bobby Clarke, Ken Dryden, Serge Savard, Pete Mahovlich, Dennis Hull, and Pat Stapleton were on hand to reminisce, along with the head coach, Harry Sinden. 556 more words

Paul Henderson

stopping a salming

The Canadians had a simple plan: stop a Salming.

Tuesday, September 7 was the day Sweden and Canada clashed, at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto in that September of 1976. 461 more words

Bobby Hull

Preview of 2016 Philadelphia Flyers Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the tourney:

  1. ’74-’75 Philadelphia Flyers (51-18-11, 113 points (1st in Patrick), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS, 1.32 SRS)
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Ultimate NHL Playoff