"Stats Not Always Reflect What's Real," Says Beleaguered Goalie-Poet Ilya Bryzgalov

The Flyers season may as well have ended yesterday, a 4-1 loss to the Islanders that put Philly's playoff chances at just above five percent. And yet Ilya Bryzgalov sat the night out. That just seems wrong for the man who rarely gets a game off, and has become the symbol of an expensive failure of a Flyers team. »4/10/13 1:47pm4/10/13 1:47pm

Ilya Bryzgalov's Thoughts On Meteors, Asteroids, And Life Are Simple Yet Profound

During an interview with Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, the folks at WIP had the good sense to ask him for his thoughts on that big-ass meteor that recently landed in Russia and that even bigger-ass asteroid that whizzed by Earth and threw us all into a brief, existential meltdown. Bryzgalov's response was the best… »2/22/13 5:45pm2/22/13 5:45pm

Ilya Bryzgalov Leaves Russian Team Because He Thinks The Lockout Is Ending, Or Maybe Because He Saw A Shiny Object

Here's what's not up for dispute: Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, best known for being a crazy person, will not be playing anymore for CSKA Moscow. He finishes his KHL stint with a 6-5 record and a 2.13 GAA. The real question is, why is Bryzgalov leaving now? »12/31/12 11:20am12/31/12 11:20am

Ilya Bryzgalov Can't Take Your Calls Right Now; He's About To Launch Into Space

The Russian men's national hockey team recently removed Flyers' goalie and philosopher Ilya Bryzgalov from their roster before the start of the Channel One Cup, an annual tournament for Europeans playing in European leagues. During the NHL lockout, Bryzgalov has been playing for CSKA Moscow of the KHL. And he hasn't… »12/11/12 2:10pm12/11/12 2:10pm