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Our exclusive chat with Ron Hextall

In Part 1 of a three-part exclusive interview with Ron Hextall, the Flyers general manager discusses the team's outlook on defense.

Our exclusive chat with Ron Hextall

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In Part 1 of a three-part exclusive interview with Ron Hextall, the Flyers general manager discusses the team's outlook on defense.

25 Under 25 Summer Update: Nos. 20 through 16

Our summer update to the 25 Under 25 series continues with two prospects in Europe and three returning members on this season's Phantoms squad.

Wednesday Morning Fly By

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Sitting down with Ron Hextall, Michael Raffl in a jacuzzi, and more in today's Morning Fly By.

Tuesday Morning Fly By

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Revisiting the 25 Under 25, more possible bad news for Kimmo, and news from around the hockey world in today's Morning Fly By.

25 Under 25 Summer Update: Nos. 25 through 21

Over the next week, we'll be providing an updated ranking of our 25 highest-ranked players in the Flyers' organization under the age of 25. Here are the first five players in that ranking.

Kimmo update coming soon

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The Flyers GM said we'll know more about Kimmo "in the next little while here."

Monday Morning Fly By

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It's still August.

Help us find every Flyers bar in the world

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We're creating a database of every Flyers-friendly bar in the world. This is a big project, so we need your help. Please fill out the form below.

Chief takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Good stuff, Chief. (Not good stuff, camera person with Vertical Video Syndrome.)

Flyers get nerdy, hire manager of analytics

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His name is Ian Anderson and he previously worked in non-analysis jobs with the Capitals.

Thursday Morning Fly By

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Finding the Flyers bars, the results of ProHockeyTalk's Flyers Day, and news from around the league in today's Morning Fly By.

NBC readers well-versed in the obvious

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Stop giving Flyers preseason games to Canada

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The Flyers play a preseason home game in Canada every year. Stop doing that and bring it closer to home, guys.

Wednesday Morning Fly By

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Links ahoy!

FanPosts to the front office: Congrats to Eric T.

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One of our own now works for an NHL team.

This grocery store Phantoms logo is awesome

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We see these a lot, but the Phantoms logo seems particularly difficult. Well done, unknown Coca-Cola employee. (And step up your game, Pepsi.)

Bernie Parent does the Ice Bucket Challenge

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I don't know why he sounds like the Moviefone guy, but Bernie Parent's Ice Bucket Challenge is pretty solid. You're up, Ed Snider, Jeff Lurie and Dave Montgomery.

MDZ likely to wear #15

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His usual number, No. 4, is retired in honor of Barry Ashbee here in Philadelphia.

Which Flyers carry the puck the best?

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We'll start our look into 2013-14 Flyers zone entries with the most basic information: who's entering the offensive zone, and how?

Don't expect a trade to fix the Flyers defense

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Ron Hextall doesn't like big trades, and he's willing to be patient when it comes to fixing his defense.

The Philadelphia Maroons? It almost happened

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The Philadelphia Quakers were the city's first NHL team, but they only lasted one pathetic season. 15 years later, the Montreal Maroons, a team with a Stanley Cup history, almost came to town.

Zone entry data even more useful this year

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We'll be reviewing Flyers zone entry information again this year, and we've got more bits of info to look at than ever.

Flyers sign center Ryan White

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He's a fourth-line center. Maybe a Phantom.

Overhauling minor league hockey

Several NHL teams are unhappy about the way minor league hockey works for them, and big changes are in the works. Here's how to make it work for the 62 minor league teams in the AHL, ECHL and CHL.

Flyers sign Del Zotto

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With Kimmo Timonen out, potentially for good, the Flyers have added defenseman Michael Del Zotto.

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