ED SNIDER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Ed Snider commented on the Flyers' roster moves in recent years in a Friday interview in the Philadelphia Inquirer. (Photo Courtesy of Philly.com)
This season has been full of sound bytes from the Flyers owner and chairman. Ed Snider has stood by his laurels all season.
When the Flyers fired head coach Peter Laviolette just three games into the season, Snider defended the...
Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider is not often one to hold back with his comments and he certainly didn't when he addressed his frustration with the NHL's participation in the Olympics.
I hate them. It's ridiculous, the whole thing is ridiculous,” Snider said. “I don't care if it is in Philadelphia, I wouldn't want to break up the league. I think it'...
Ed Snider ripped the Olympic selection process and NHL participation on Thursday night following the Flyers 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche. (Photo Courtesy of Philadelphia Sports Writers Association)
It's usually a rarity to see Chairman Ed Snider in the Flyers locker room following a regular-season game. On Thursday, Snider spoke to the media.
It started like most would...
The NHL regular season is heading into a temporary break due to the Winter Olympics in Sochi. And it's a break that Philadelphia Flyers Ed Snider chairman absolutely loathes.Speaking to Dan Gelston of the Associated Press, Snider said he "hates" the Olympic break, and added that the whole idea of a three-week furlough is "ridiculous.""It's ridiculous...
When I was a student at Penn State, there was a joke going 'round about Pope Paul VI.
It's been too long for me to remember the specifics, but I do remember this: The punch line was, "So who was that guy with so-and-so?"
The joke was some guy being more famous than the Pope and everyone knew him on sight. Instantly.
Which brings me to Ed Snider, the most...
Picture sent by Fightin For Philly reader Matt Hinkie Flyers owner Ed Snider has taken the Flyers’ week long break to vacation in Rome. This picture is of FFP reader Matt Hinkie’s father, taken with Snider in a Rome hotel. Snider’s wife — his 4th one, whom he married in February of this year — apologizes for the team’s losses. With a team that is 1-7, has a shaky head...
NHLTags: Ed SniderElliotte FriedmanGary BettmanThe Daily News has certainly gotten the hockey world’s attention this morning.
According to Frank Seravalli, “Multiple sources confirmed to the Daily News on Friday that [Ed] Snider, once seen as a supporter of [NHL Commissioner Gary] Bettman’s push to rein in the players’ share of revenue...
from Frank Seravalli of the Philadelphia Daily News,
Behind the scenes, there seems to be a seismic shift going on among the NHL's Board of Governors, also known as the group that Bettman answers to collectively.
And Flyers chairman Ed Snider may be the big mover-and-shaker behind it all.
Multiple sources confirmed to the Daily News on Friday that Snider, once seen...
On the 55th day of the NHL lockout, Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider finally had a good reason to hit the rink.
Snider attended the grand opening of the fourth refurbished city rink as part of his youth hockey foundation, which provides free skating programs, ice hockey instruction, equipment and academic services to inner-city children.
The neglected, open-air rinks have been...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2012
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Ed Snider, chairman of the Philadelphia Flyers echoed some familiar sentiments on Tuesday when discussing the Flyers 2011-2012 season. With most Flyers fans left with nothing to talk about except lamenting the Devils-Kings Stanley Cup Finals that are set to start today, Snider looked to the future.
Snider said that he was pleased with the team’s new direction and that he felt...