January 11, 2011
Who: Flyers (26-10-5) at Buffalo Sabres (18-18-5) When: 7:30 Where: HSBC Arena TV: Versus Radio: WPHT (1210-AM)
February 28, 2010 |
Drew Westervelt scored four goals to lift the Wings over the Buffalo Bandits, 15-11, last night in a National Lacrosse League game at the HSBC Arena. The Wings (2-6) won it in the third period when they outscored the Bandits, 5-2, to take a 12-8 lead. The victory ended a five-game losing streak. Buffalo fell to 2-6. Bill McGlone's goal with a little more than five minutes remaining in the third was the game-winner. The Wings' Mat Giles had three goals and three assists, while David Mitchell also scored three goals.
May 3, 2008 |
The Wings' first appearance in the National Lacrosse League playoffs since 2002 was a short one. Mike Accursi picked up four goals and three assists last night as the Buffalo Bandits ousted the Wings, 14-12, at HSBC Arena in the first round of the Champions Cup. Accursi snapped an 11-11 tie at 8 minutes, 56 seconds of the fourth quarter, and Buffalo, the overall top seed in the playoffs, then scored two consecutive goals, including Kevin...
January 21, 2001 |
The first-place Buffalo Bandits defeated the Wings, 26-18, last night at the HSBC Arena. The 26 points were the most allowed by the Wings (2-1) in franchise history. The Bandits (3-0) are the only team in the National Lacrosse League with a perfect record. Derek Malawsky led the Bandits in scoring with 14 points, including 10 assists. Both figures tied NLL records for one game. The Wings' Tom Marecheck scored five goals and three assists and Jake Bergey scored nine points on two goals and seven assists.
March 18, 2001 |
Jim Hesch collected seven points on three goals to lead the Buffalo Blizzard to a 16-6 victory over the Kixx in an NPSL game last night in the HSBC Arena. The Kixx (18-16), who managed just three third-quarter goals, have now lost three straight games and six of their last seven. It was the team's largest margin of defeat this season. The Kixx remain three games behind first-place Harrisburg in the American Conference but are just 1/2 game ahead of Buffalo (18-17). Philadelphia's magic number to reach the playoffs for the fifth straight year is still four with six games remaining.
July 7, 2010 |
The defending Eastern Conference champion Flyers announced their schedule for the 2010 preseason Tuesday, and it includes three games at the Wachovia Center. The eight-game preseason slate will start at home, with the Flyers facing the Atlantic Division rival New Jersey Devils on Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. Here is the full preseason schedule: Sept. 21: New Jersey at Flyers, Wachovia Center, 7 p.m. Sept. 23: Flyers vs. Toronto at the John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario, 7 p.m. Sept.
January 30, 2005 |
Tom Marechek scored five goals but the Wings lost to the Buffalo Bandits, 20-16, last night in a National Lacrosse League game at HSBC Arena. Buffalo scored four straight goals early in the fourth quarter to break open a tight game and raise its record to 3-2. The Wings fell to 1-3. Marc Morley added three goals for the Wings and rookie Dan Finck had two. The game was the second of a back-to-back, home-and-home series. The Bandits defeated the Wings, 15-10, in Philadelphia on Friday night.
October 4, 2010 |
The Buffalo Sabres erupted for four goals in less than four second-period minutes, pulling away from a 3-2 lead en route to a 9-3 exhibition win over the visiting Flyers Sunday night at the HSBC Arena in Buffalo. The Flyers, who used just a few regulars, concluded the exhibition season with a 5-2-1 record. They start the season Thursday in Pittsburgh. Goalie Johan Backlund, who made his first appearance of the preseason, allowed seven goals before being replaced by rookie Sergei "Bob" Bobrovsky midway through the game.
March 25, 2011
Bruins batter Canadiens, 7-0 Zdeno Chara, a marked man in Montreal since the hit that sent Max Pacioretty to the hospital, had three assists Thursday night as the Bruins routed the Canadiens, 7-0, in Boston. The win left the Bruins five points ahead of second-place Montreal in the Northeast Division. Nathan Horton and Gregory Campbell scored twice for Boston. Elsewhere: Goals by Andrew Ladd and Rob Schremp lifted the Atlanta Thrashers to a 2-1 win over the Islanders in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders will host the Flyers on Saturday.
April 22, 2006 |
Past & Present The Sabres and Flyers have met seven times in the postseason with the Flyers holding a 5-2 series edge. They last met in 2001, when Buffalo won in six games. The Sabres won the season series from the Flyers with three victories in four games. The Flyers' lone victory came April 7 in Buffalo, 4-2. Game 1: Tonight at 7 p.m. at HSBC Arena in Buffalo. Game 2: Monday, 7 p.m., at HSBC Arena. Hindsight The Flyers lost, 6-5, to Buffalo on March 11 at the Wachovia Center on Mike Grier's goal at 19:55 of the third period.