The Flyers goaltending which started out the season as a strength has quickly deteriorated into a question mark. For those of us that have followed the Flyers for years it is wash, rinse, and repeat. This is a story that has unfolded for years; decades even. The difference is now there is a distinct end […]Read more "Five reasons why Carter Hart should be called up to the Flyers next season"
Let’s circle back to mid-February. The Flyers were in the midst of a playoff push and were in some deep trouble. They had just lost their starting goaltender, Brian Elliott, for 5-6 weeks due to surgery, and were without backup Michael Neuvirth, shocker, for the time being as well. Then something wonderful happened. Ron Hextall […]Read more "Flyers Fact Check: Trading for Petr Mrazek wasn’t necessary"
The Philadelphia Flyers began a brief 3-game road trip in Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon. The Flyers came in having recorded a point in 4 consecutive games. This recent 3-0-1 stretch has come on the heels of a 1-6-1 slump. The Flyers are 7-3-2 in their last 12 games in Pittsburgh; however are only 1-3-1 in […]Read more "Flyers recap: Another game, another goalie switch,another loss to the Penguins"
This year, like many, many before, has been a year riddled with injury in net. Elliott is out about five weeks, and Neuvirth just injured himself Sunday afternoon against the Rangers. The Flyers just can’t catch a break. The worst part about it all is that the deadline is a week away, and nobody knows […]Read more "How These Next Few Games Could Determine the Future of Anthony Stolarz"
This time of year, every year, the trade rumors are swirling faster than an F5 tornado. Every year it seems to be the same story, the Flyers are one or two key pieces away from being serious Stanley Cup contenders. This year is no different. After underachieving last year with a 39-32-10 year, the Flyers […]Read more "Why this trade deadline will be especially tricky for the Flyers"
Reports are confirming that Brian Elliott had suffered a lower body injury in the shootout win against Arizona Saturday night. With Elliott having dealt with a nagging groin injury recently, it’s a safe assumption that the same issue has flared up once again, and this time, it might be for awhile. Reports also have confirmed […]Read more "It’s time to shine for Flyers goalie Alex Lyon"
In game 2 of a quick 3-game western Canada road trip, the Flyers kept rolling and extended their win streak to 2. The Flyers defeated the Oilers in a similar dominating fashion to Monday’s win in Calgary. This 2-game win streak has similar feelings to a stretch in the Flyers past in late 2013. Coming […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Are the Flyers Going Streaking in Western Canada Again?"