Wayne Simmonds

Bryce Salvador of the New Jersey Devils checks Scott Hartnell of the Philadelphia Flyers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Prudential Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Experienced Devils Neutralizing Flyers’ Biggest Strengths

The Devils have neutralized the Flyers’ once-dominant powerplay and won the physical battles through three series games.

WFAN–05/06/2012

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Rangers Continue Dominance Over Flyers, Win 5-2 At MSG

The Rangers continued their dominance over the Philadelphia Flyers as they won 5-2 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon.

WFAN–02/05/2012

Anton Volchenkov of the New Jersey Devils on his belly trying to stop the play of Matt Read of the Philadelphia Flyers at the Prudential Center on January 21, 2012. (Photo by Norman Y. Lono/Getty Images)

Flyers Glide Past Devils, 4-1

The Devils were frustrated on Saturday as they were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1. The Flyers remain four points behind the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers.

WFAN–01/21/2012

Ryan Callahan of the New York Rangers fights for the puck against Kimmo Timonen of the Philadelphia Flyers during the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park on January 2, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Separating Themselves From Rival Flyers

The 2012 Winter Classic showed a national audience what New York Rangers fans have known all along, that they’re superior to the rival Philadelphia Flyers.

WFAN–01/03/2012

New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur (30) closes his eyes as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Hartnell (19) and Ian Laperriere (14) celebrate a goal by Matt Read (not shown) in the third period of an NHL hockey game at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. The Flyers defeated the Devils 3-0. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

Devils Blanked By Flyers 3-0

The New Jersey Devils shuttered out of the gates in their season opener as they were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers, 3-0.

WFAN–10/08/2011

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Hartnett: Rangers-Flyers Rivalry Set To Be Long-Running Storyline This Season

The heated affair between the Rangers and Flyers is just a preview to a feud that will continue between the Atlantic Division contenders all season. Expect fireworks when the two meet at MSG on November 26th.

WFAN–09/28/2011

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NHL: Evidence Of Simmonds Slur Against Rangers’ Avery Lacking

Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds won’t spend time in the NHL’s penalty box. The league Tuesday night they don’t have conclusive evidence he directed a homophobic slur at Rangers agitator Sean Avery.

WFAN–09/28/2011

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GLAAD Calls For Wayne Simmonds Apology For Anti-Gay Slur Uttered Toward Sean Avery

The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation is calling for Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds to apologize for a slur he appeared to utter toward Sean Avery of the New York Rangers.

09/27/2011

Rangers' Andreas Thuresson (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images), Joe Girardi (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Glen Sather Predicts Titles For Rangers, Yankees; Philly Fans Not Amused

Rangers president Glen Sather did his best Rex Ryan impression on Monday. Let’s hope HBO’s “24/7″ cameras were rolling.

WFAN–09/27/2011

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Rangers’ Sean Avery: Wayne Simmonds Fired Homophobic Slur At Me

The Flyers-Rangers rivalry turned ugly in a game that appeared to include a homophobic slur from Philadelphia’s Wayne Simmonds to noted New York agitator Sean Avery.

WFAN–09/27/2011