Royals Head Coach Relieved of Duty

On Sunday, April 2nd, the Flyers ECHL Affiliate, the Reading Royals grabbed the last playoff spot in the North Division. With a 5-3 win over the Wheeling Nailers, the Royals have secured their 8th consecutive playoff appearance. In each of those eight seasons, the Royals have been lead by head coach Larry Courville. Reading Royals have qualified…

Reading Royals Release Opening Day Roster

  The Philadelphia Flyers aren’t the only team that will be starting their season on Friday night. The Flyers ECHL affiliate team, the Reading Royals will play their home opener against the Elmira Jackals. On Thursday night, the Royals released their 22-man opening day roster. The team will carry 12 forwards, 8 defensemen, and 2 goalies.…

Royals Add Overseas Talent

The Flyers ECHL affiliate, The Reading Royals have added a pair of players from hockey leagues across the ocean. 33-year-old Defenseman Florian Iberer from Austria and 24-year-old right winger Alexander Gogolev from the KHL have signed one-year contracts to play in Reading this season. Florian Iberer: The Austrian defenseman has been bouncing around Austrian National League…

Royals Acquire Scott Tanski

The Royals started off December by announcing they had acquired Scott Tanski from the Orlando Solar Bears in exchange for future considerations. Tanski started his professional career with the Connecticut Whale in the 2011-2012 season before being moved to the ECHL Solar Bears. The 25-year old has spent the last four season with Orlando. In his…