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Flyers, NHL try to bounce back after rough weekend

The setting was pretty. The actual games, not so much. The National Hockey League’s two outdoor games at Lake Tahoe at least gave television viewers some eye candy in the background as the Colorado Avalanche...

Neumann-Goretti players nominated for McDonald’s All American

Eight student athletes from Neumann-Goretti High School were named 2021 McDonald’s All American nominees. Chris Evans, Hysier Miller, Blaise Vespe and Zaakir Williamson were selected among a group of 14 males from Pennsylvania to receive...

Jordan a leader on and off the court

Omoiye Jordan isn’t all talk. As a vocal leader of the Neumann-Goretti High School girls basketball team, Jordan’s actions are both heard by her teammates and followed on the court. But Jordan goes a step...

Hextall has a challenge as Penguins GM

Can you believe it? Ron Hextall and Mario Lemieux are now work buddies. It’s a partnership that’s tough to imagine, as Hextall was once responsible for sending Lemieux to the dentist’s chair after a follow...

Photos: Neumann-Goretti girls defeat Conwell-Egan 62-33

The Neumann-Goretti High School girls basketball team defeated Conwell-Egan 62-33 on Wednesday night to raise its record to 2-2 in the Philadelphia Catholic League standings. Photos by Mark Zimmaro

Gostisbehere a dependable defenseman

The T-shirts, the nickname and the red-hot scoring streak were all a lot of fun. It sure seems like a long time ago when Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere was the talk of the town as...

Girls on the Run spring registration now open

Girls on the Run registration is now open for the upcoming spring season. The organization is a youth development program for girls in 3rd-5th grade and has teams in the Bella Vista, Queen Village,...

Packer Park goalie hopes to follow the greats

Billy Stuski is a talented goaltender. And he’s smart, too. Only a high school freshman, the Packer Park resident has a good grasp on whom to attempt to emulate when he’s between the pipes. “Carter Hart,”...

Goaltending is the answer to Flyers’ riddle of success

Maybe atop some distant mountain lies the answer of how the Flyers have managed a 7-2-1 record through their first 10 games of the season. Or maybe it’s a simple answer: They’re getting saves. It’s a...

Flyers not meeting expectations

Expectations often play a huge role in perception. Last year, the Philadelphia Flyers were one of the surprise teams in the regular season, vaulting to the top of the Metropolitan Division standings before the league...
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