Game Summaries

Flyers Complete Rookie Series Sweep at PPL Center

Sam Ersson 36 Saves in First Game Since February September 17, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Five highly touted Philadelphia Flyers prospects scored goals but it was goaltender Sam Ersson who stole the show in his return to game-action as the Flyers defeated the New York Rangers 5-1 on Saturday night at PPL Center in […]

Foerster Scores Overtime Winner in Rookie Game

Fans Treated to Exciting Flyers-Rangers Battle September 16, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Tyson Foerster brought the “shoot first” mentality to end the Rookie Series opener on Friday night. His five-hole conversion from the left circle capped a fantastic night welcoming back hockey to PPL Center as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the New York Rangers 2-1. […]

Transaction Analysis: Jackson Cates

by Bill Meltzer ( August 17, 2022 On Monday, the Flyers announced that forward Jackson Cates, a restricted free agent, has re-signed with the organization. The player agreed to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will pay Cates at a $775,000 rate at the NHL level and $150,000 if he’s in the AHL with the […]

Take a Bow, Phantoms! Sandstrom Shutout Win Ends Season

O’Reilly and Ratcliffe with 2 Points Each, Phantoms over Penguins 3-0 April 30, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Felix Sandstrom’s 26-save total was good for his second career shutout and the Phantoms finished the season in style with a 3-0 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday night at PPL Center. Cal O’Reilly (21st) and Isaac […]

Phantoms Take Setback in Penultimate Game

Colin Felix Drops Gloves in Pro Debut April 27, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Adam Johnson (5th) scored in the first period and newcomer Colin Felix debuted for the team he grew up cheering for but the Cleveland Monsters pulled away with three goals in succession late in the second period on their way to […]

T-Birds Pull Away in 3rd

Phantoms 9-Game Home Point Streak Ends with 5-0 Defeat April 26, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – A third-period surge of goals for the Springfield Thunderbirds made the difference as a tight 1-0 game ballooned to a 5-0 difference and ultimately was the final score on Tuesday night at PPL Center. Joel Hofer picked up the […]

Pat Nagle Magnificent in Record Performance

42 Saves in 2-0 Win at Hershey April 23, 2022 Hershey, PA – Pat Nagle maneuvered one way and pushed across the other way as he stopped everything the Hershey Bears’ relentless attack threw at him throughout the game in a 42-save masterpiece at Giant Center on Saturday night. The 2-0 victory, in which the Phantoms […]

Phantoms Fall in Overtime Battle

Hershey Wins at PPL Center for First Time This Year April 22, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – The seventh try was the charm for the Hershey Bears who finally found a way to secure a win at PPL Center this season in the form of a 4-3 overtime triumph on Friday night. Max Willman (11th), […]

Phantoms Earn Standings Point at Providence

Fast Start in Wild Road Game April 19, 2022 Providence, RI – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Providence Bruins raced out to an exciting and high-scoring start with five combined goals in the first 13 minutes after which the Bruins rallied from behind to post a 5-4 overtime win on Tuesday night at Dunkin’ Donuts […]

Phantoms Secure Standings Point in Shootout Battle

Allison and O’Reilly Score in 3-2 Loss April 16, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Cal O’Reilly (20th) and Wade Allison (10th) scored for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms in an entertaining and intense game at PPL Center but Georgii Merkulov starred for the visiting Providence Bruins in his pro debut with two assists and a shootout […]