Philadelphia Flyers Claude Giroux – Sean Couturier – Travis Konecny Michael Raffl – Nolan Patrick – Jakub Voracek Dale Weise – Valterri Filppula – Wayne Simmonds Jori Lehtera – Scott Laughton – Taylor Leier Ivan Provorov – Shayne Gosisbehere Robert Hagg – Andrew MacDonald Travis Sanheim – Radko Gudas Brian Elliott Alex Lyon Columbus Blue […]Read more "Flyers gift us a shootout loss for the holidays, falling 2-1 to Blue Jackets"
A STROKE OF LUCK… On April 29th, 2017, Flyers fans far and wide watched their TV screens in disbelief. With a stroke of luck, their team had jumped up from the 13th to the 2nd overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. The rebuild that GM Ron Hextall had been working on since he […]Read more "How does Flyers’ Nolan Patrick’s start in the NHL compare to that of other recent 2nd overall picks?"
Philadelphia Flyers Claude Giroux – Sean Couturier – Wayne Simmonds Michael Raffl – Valtteri Filppula – Jakub Voracek Jordan Weal – Nolan Patrick – Dale Weise Jori Lehtera – Scott Laughton – Travis Konecny Ivan Provorov – Andrew MacDonald Robert Hagg – Shayne Gostisbehere Travis Sanheim – Radko Gudas Brian Elliott Alex Lyon Detriot Red […]Read more "Hagg’s first NHL goal propels Flyers to a 4-3 victory over Detriot"
The missing piece? A veteran core, young supporting pieces, a decent goaltending duo. The Philadelphia Flyers seem to have a lot of the parts that usually make up a Stanley Cup contender, all except one. The team hasn’t had a proper sniper in 20 years. Not since John LeClair was firing Eric Lindros’ saucer passes […]Read more "Should Flyers’ GM Ron Hextall inquire about Senators’ winger Mike Hoffman?"
An ongoing theme for sports fans in the City of Brotherly Love is the need to be highly critical of the teams we love. From the outside looking in, it probably seems like we’re all just a crude bunch of brutish, hateful loudmouths. In actuality, the more a Philly fan whines often correlates with how […]Read more "Whether you like it or not, Flyers winger Jake Voracek is very good at hockey"
First year Flyer and newly minted, uncontested number one goalie Brian Elliott has been honored by the NHL for the second week in a row. Here they are – your @Molson_Canadian Three Stars of the Week!⭐ @88PKane ⭐⭐ @KidElls1 ⭐⭐⭐ Josh BaileyDetails: https://t.co/5Syf4GtMTK pic.twitter.com/mdIc5PZYp8 — NHL (@NHL) December 18, 2017 Last week, Elliott garnered the […]Read more "In case you missed it: Flyers Brian Elliott named 2nd star of the week"
It’s no secret that the Philadelphia Flyers have had their fair share of struggles this season. They’re 12-11-7 though the first 30 games and are 21st in goals for on the season with a mere 87. They’ve lacked energy and passion for long stretches during this year and their scoring has been effected greatly in […]Read more "Are the Flyers’ Couturier and Giroux one of the top duos in the NHL this season?"
A LITTLE HISTORY Once upon a time, in an era far, far away… A team existed that was so fearsome, so ruthless, so down right terrifying they garnered one of the most recognizable nicknames in all of sports: The Broad Street Bullies. This team worked their way from a run-of-the-mill expansion franchise to a dynasty […]Read more "The real reason behind the Flyers 10-game losing streak"
FINAL: 5-4 OT ISLANDERS STARTING LINEUPS: PHILADELPHIA FLYERS Forwards GIROUX – COUTURIER – VORACEK MARTEL – PATRICK – SIMMONDS RAFFL – FILPPULA – KONECNY LEIER – LAUGHTON – WEAL Defensemen PROVOROV – HAGG MORIN – GOSTISBEHERE SANHEIM – MANNING Goalie ELLIOTT (NEUVIRTH) Top Scorer JAKUB VORACEK (27 POINTS) NEW YORK ISLANDERS Forwards LEE […]Read more "Not again?! Flyers blow another lead to the Islanders, lose in OT 5-4"
FINAL: 2-5 VANCOUVER STARTING LINEUPS: PHILADELPHIA FLYERS Forwards GIROUX-COUTURIER-VORACEK WEAL-PATRICK-SIMMONDS RAFFL-FILPPULA-KONECNY LEIER-LAUGHTON-LEHTERA Defensemen PROVOROV-HAGG MANNING-GOSTISBEHERE SANHEIM-ALT Goalie NEUVIRTH (ELLIOTT) Top Scorer JAKUB VORACEK (25 POINTS) VANCOUVER CANUCKS Forwards D. SEDIN-H. SEDIN-VIRTANEN BAERTSCHI-HORVAT-BOESER GAUNCE-SUTTER-GAGNER ERIKSSON-GRANLUND-VANEK Defensemen EDLER-POULIOT DEL ZOTTO-BIEGA HUTTON-GUDBRANSON Goalie MARKSTROM (NILSSON) Top Scorers BOESNER (17 POINTS) FIRST PERIOD Giroux, Couturier and Voracek […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers Lack Passion in Lifeless Loss to Vancouver"