Upcoming Events

4/12/15: NE Philadelphia Skate Zone - 1:30 p.m. (benefits NHS Human Services)
4/25/15: Voorhees NJ Skate Zone - 1:10 p.m.

Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Fantasy Camp 2015

The first-ever Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Fantasy Camp is set for August 21-24 in Atlantic City, NJ. This unique event will provide adult hockey players with the opportunity to interact with Flyers legends both on and off the ice. Proceeds from Fantasy Camp will benefit Flyers Charities.
Dates: Friday, August 21st – Monday, August 24th, 2015. Registration deadline is Monday, June 1st.
Location: Flyers Skate Zone at Atlantic City, 501 N. Albany Ave., Atlantic City, NJ
Bally's Atlantic City - 1900 Boardwalk, Atlantic City NJ
Age/Skill Levels: This event is open to adult hockey players (both male and female), ages 21 and over. There will be four teams consisting of 18 players each. Each team will be coached by two Flyers Alumni members. When registering, all players will be asked for their skill ranking (A, B, or C) to ensure equal skill levels across all four teams.
Registration: Interested players are encouraged to complete an online registration form HERE. Within five business days of completing the registration, participants will be contacted by the Flyers to process payment.  Read on to view more information and see what great features are included.

Goals for Giving: Flyers Alumni Raise Nearly $118,000

The 11th annual installment of the Goals for Giving benefit game to raise funds for NHS Human Services was a smashing success. The April 12 game at the Flyers Skate Zone in northeast Philadelphia raised almost $118,000 on behalf of the organization. 
Over the previous 10 years, the NHS Human Services Foundation Goals for Giving Hockey Benefit raised $386,000 to support the programs and services of NHS Human Services.  NHS provides nutritious foods to the needy and teaches life skills and food preparation to people with disabilities.The organization also supports autism-sensitive schooling as well as housing programs for the needy.
It is still possible to donate to the 2015 Goals for Giving drive to help us reach our $125,000 fundraising target goal. For more information, click here.

Help Flyers Alumni and NHS Put Hunger in the Penalty Box

On Sunday, April 12, 2015, the Flyers Alumni team will play a special benefit game against the NHS Blues at the Flyers Skate Zone in Northeast Philadelphia to raise money for NHS Human Services campaign to "Put Hunger in the Penalty Box" as the centerpiece of its Goals for Giving program. 
Game time is 1:30 p.m. (all tickets cost $10) with an after-party at Chickie's and Pete's on Roosevelt Blvd. at 3:30 p.m. ($20 admission) and, there will also be a pregame youth hockey shootout ($20 entry fee). All proceeds will go to benefit NHS Human Services programs in the Delaware Valley, which provides nutritious foods to the needy and teaches life skills and food preparation to people with disabilities. NHS also supports autism-sensitive schooling as well as housing programs for the needy.

Bernie Parent Turns 70: A Tribute to a Flyers' Legend

The entire history of the Philadelphia Flyers would have been different without Bernie Parent. It is extremely unlikely that they would have won either of their two Stanley Cups without him. Parent was not only the greatest goaltender in franchise history; he was one of the best to ever grace a National Hockey League crease. 
Beloved by fans and teammates alike, Parent's gentle spirit and good humor off the ice were only surpassed by his incandescent brilliance between the pipes. Parent gave the Broad Street Bullies the confidence to become the marauders of the NHL, knowing that the goalie would get them through whatever shorthanded situations their antics created. 
Bernie Parent could steal a game against a more talented team and he could slam the door with the slimmest of leads. Parent was not only a crucial figure during his two stints as a player on the club, he was also an excellent goaltending coach in the 1980s.