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October 14 in Philadelphia Flyers history

'The Hammer' celebrates birthday by KO'ing DET with GWG, first game of 'The Streak', Propp's goal with 0:25 left beats WSH, Roussel blanks NYI, Rathje rescues daydreaming Niitty, and Neuvirth comes up perfect for second straight time

November 17 in Philadelphia Flyers history

'Streak' hits 14 games, Craven's OT-winner sets team record 13-straight wins, Kerr hot stretches two years in a row, Hart takes his rightful place in Hockey HoF, McGillis sinks ATL in OT, Read's last-second goal helps Bryzgalov beat former teammates

November 16 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Parent blanks DET; 1985/86 team notches 12th straight win; Brind'Amour GWG with 1:00 left strikes down Lightning; Lupul late-GWG, Niitty continue domination over Thrashers; JvR GWG ends NJ hopes of history, "The Hammer" inducted into club's HoF

November 11 in Philadelphia Flyers history

MacLeish's hat trick helps 'The Streak' reach 12; Marsh acquired from Flames in exchange for Bridgman; Tocchet Gordie Howe hat trick downs Devils; Peeters shuts out Caps; Hextall blanks Sens; Carter natural hat trick blows away Hurricanes in Carolina

November 10 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Bernie blanks Seals; 'Streak' reaches 11; the tragic loss of Pelle; Hextall fights Potvin; LeClair beats Panthers in OT; Kimmo's 1st Flyer goal, 4 points helps down Pens

November 9 in Philadelphia Flyers history

MacLeish's 1st hat trick; Kindrachuk 1st penalty shot goal in franchise history; Favell shutout; 'Dorny' Gordie Howe hat trick, Flyers throw 57 shots on goal in win over Pens; Kerr hat trick sparks 10th straight win; Cechmanek shutout

November 3 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Jim Watson's 1st 2-goal game; comeback in Montreal keeps 'Streak' alive; Holmgren takes over as franchise's all-time PIM leader; Sittler and Zezel Gordie Howe hat tricks; Kerr hat trick; Carter, Gagne each score pair in win

October 27 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Parent, Esche shutouts, most decisive road loss in Montreal, Jeff Carter's 1st NHL goal, Forsberg, Pitkanen combine to win OT-thriller, Biron spectacular in forging tie in Beantown, pre-Halloween horrorfest leaves Bryz 'lost in the woods'

October 24 in Philadelphia Flyers history

MacLeish hat trick downs Rockies, Pelle's whitewash of Whalers proves to be his final shutout, Paslawski hat trick not enough in loss, Beezer sets club record for shutout streak, JvR's 1st NHL goal, Jagr's 1st 2 goals as a Flyer highlight October 24

October 23 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Clarke's 1,000th game; eight-goal barrage burns Leafs; 'Flocky Hockey' departs Philly to unite Sutter twins; late LeClair tally douses Flames; Primeau named 13th captain in franchise history highlight October 23

October 21 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Holding on for a tie after squandering big lead against Habs; Kerr's pair leads charge in win over Pens; game rescheduled due to World Series conflict; Lindros 5 points, Prospal's 4 neutralize Lightning highlight October 21

October 20 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Largest shutout win in franchise history in whitewash of Penguins; Brown Gordie Howe hat trick, Propp's 4 points leads charge over Wings; Beezzer blanks NYR; Recchi hat trick with goals 3 ways; Biron in net, Gagne OT-goal calm Hurricanes

October 19 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Favell 1st career shutout in franchise's inaugural home game; Clarke Gordie Howe hat trick pummels Penguins; Tocchet's two, Rich Sutter Gordie Howe hatty maul Minnesota; Sinisalo pair grounds Jets; LeClair, Gagne quick strikes provide Capital gains

October 13 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Parent 2nd straight shutout to open season, Propp hat trick, 6 PHI PP goals in wild win over MIN, wild scene as Lindros makes 1st trip to Quebec, Lindros beats Sharks in OT, fight-filled affair in FLA, Biron shines in win over NYI headline October 13

October 8 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Tocchet hat trick in losing effort, Read's first NHL goal and Simmonds' first in Philly helps Bryzgalov to first shutout in a Flyers' uniform, and Mason stands on his head to help Berube to win in coaching debut highlight October 8 in Flyers history

October 7 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Flyers net 3 in 0:35 to rout QUE; 7 different goal scorers lead way to blowout of DET; Lindros Gordie Howe hat trick, Legion of Doom blast Roy, Habs in MTL; 700th win in franchise history, Bobrovsky great in NHL debut highlight October 7

October 6 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Lindros' 1st NHL goal in debut ignites tie with powerful Pens, Johnsson, Williams key comeback tie with CBJ, Richards hat trick, Briere in OT top Caps in thriller, Voracek, Bryz keys to win that dampens Bruins Cup banner raising highlight October 6

August 20 in Philadelphia Flyers history

A franchise defenseman is acquired in Mark Howe in exchange for a 'Rat', a Legion of Doom member is dealt for a burgeoning power forward, and former-captain Eric Lindros is sent off to Broadway to highlight August 20 in Flyers history

May 24 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Flyers acquire a Rifle, blatant offside leads to goal in controversial Cup loss, Hextall takes a huge hack, team moves closer to closing out NYR in '95 ECSF, and Richards provides a shift for the ages to lead club to '10 Final headline May 24

May 23 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Oilers employ a bit of Philly's defensive work to even up '85 Final, Lindros goal with 6.8 seconds remaining in regulation lifts Flyers to 3-2 victory over Rangers and 3-1 ECF series lead highlight May 23 in franchise history

May 21 in Philadelphia Flyers history

The youngest team in pro sports takes on a powerhouse Oilers squad in Game 1 of the 1985 Final, and a LeClair hat trick and Desjardins overtime snipe chase away the ghosts of playoffs past highlight May 21 in franchise history

May 12 in Philadelphia Flyers history

One step closer to 1st Cup, the death of a warrior, Brind'Amour & Hextall move team to within a win of 1st playoff series win in over 6 years, the Spectrum's last game, and Richards, Briere, and Leighton force an improbable Game 7 after trailing 0-3

Primeau's 5OT goal was 15 years ago today

It remains the longest game in modern NHL history.

May 4 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Parent blanks Isles, Little O goal beats Bruins, Barber's 4 goals shoots down Stars, Sinisalo OT marker defeats Habs, Lindros beats 'Beezer', Primeau wins longest game in team history, Roenick closes out Leafs in dramatic fashion highlight May 4

May 1 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Clarke's OT marker tops NYI, Daily, Myre key beatdown of Stars, Smith and Sinisalo SH tallies forge rare win over Roy in MTL, Handzus, Cechmanek combine to down OTT, valiant Boucher effort topped by Savard heroics headline May 1 in Flyers history

April 29 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Stephenson blanks NYI in his Flyers playoff debut, Leach tops BOS in OT, Propp, Poulin & Wregget key Game 7 win in PGH, Briere scores twice in OT to beat NJ, and Simmonds' hat trick blows away NYR to force Game 7 highlight April 29 in Flyers history

March 29 in Flyers history

Clarke first Flyer 100-point season, Corkum in OT after brawl in Buffalo, Domi fights fan in FUC penalty box, Cechmanek blanks Pens, comeback shootout win on the Island, another win at CONSOL, and a beatdown at ACC mark March 29 in Flyers' history

March 19 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Kerr's first NHL hat trick, Clarke's 1,000th NHL point, Lindros posts 4 goals, 6 points as Legion of Doom runs wild to key victory over Leafs, Leino, Bobrovsky come up big in shootout win in Dallas to help clinch a playoff berth highlight March 19

January 2 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Kerr's 4 points head comeback win over Blues, Propp, Lindbergh top powerhouse Oilers, Propp's 5-point night humbles Kings, LeClair pair tops Isles, Niitty blanks Boston, shootout win in Anaheim, a Classic loss to Rangers headline January 2

December 31 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Dornhoefer Gordie Howe hat trick and franchise record for goals scored in a game, Poulin breakaway sinks Sabres, 8-0 pummeling of Canucks, Gagne strikes down Vancouver with 3 seconds left, Esche steals one, and Schenn extinguishes Flames hi

December 29 in Philadelphia Flyers history

Brawl with fans in Vancouver, 'Streak' hits 33, Brind'Amour hat trick, 6 points dethrones Kings, LeClair hits 100-goal mark as a Flyer, Zelepukin, Burt, Kapanen OT GWGs, Lupul penalty shot goal, Jagr, Talbot help beat Pens headline December 29

December 25 in Philadelphia Flyers history

The NHL once had a tradition of every team playing on Christmas day, and they had games on December 25 in four of their first five years of existence.

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