Flyers captain Claude Giroux is having one of the best seasons of his career. He’s currently on pace for a career-high 96 points, sits at 2nd in the league in scoring (70P) and 4th in assists (50A). And, he’s doing all of this at the ripe old age of 30! So why on earth hasn’t […]Read more "Why isn’t Flyers captain Claude Giroux in the Hart Trophy conversation?"
Claude Giroux is having one of the best seasons of his career this year. After a few seasons of continuously declining point totals, he was met with a lot of criticism from the Flyers fanbase before this year’s campaign started. People were quick to claim that he had lost a step and would’ve happily seen […]Read more "ICYMI: Claude Giroux named NHL’s first star of the week"
We are fifty four games into the 2017-2018 NHL season, and Hakstol finally got something right. No, Andrew MacDonald and Brandon Manning are still on the roster. For now. And no, Dale Weiss hasn’t fallen off the face of the earth. Let’s get real for a second here. One of the more recent roster shakeups […]Read more "Flyers’ Travis “Top Line” Konecny is finally where he belongs"
The Philadelphia Flyers (19-15-8) are on a high after a weekend sweep of the St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres respectively. Even though, the Flyers are on a three game winning streak. The Flyers now have yet another five day break, and of course they have surpassed the halfway point of the season. What a […]Read more "The story so far: A closer look at the Flyers season at the halfway point"
HAPPY NEW YEAR! As 2017 has come to a close, a quick look back at the past year will hold plenty of memorable moments for hockey. A team popped up in Sin City (and took the league by storm, I might add), the United States won the World Junior Championship and Wayne Simmonds was the […]Read more "Ranking the Flyers top 10 players in the 2017 calendar year"
The Philadelphia Flyers enter Tuesday’s contest on a high against their rival Pittsburgh Penguins. Fortunately, the Flyers salvaged a win in the sunshine against the Tampa Bay Lightning before the new year hit. Fresh off the ball dropping in Times Square to ring in the new year. Now is the time for the orange and […]Read more "Flyers left battered and bruised in 5-1 loss to Penguins"
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?"
When you see the boxscore for last nights game against the Blackhawks, you will see one thing and one thing only. The Flyers top line. Claude Giroux – Sean Couturier -Jake Voracek, led the Flyers to a big victory against central division power, the Chicago Blackhawks. They were the only Flyers to register points in […]Read more "Can the Flyers top line keep up their historic scoring pace?"
In what many thought was supposed to be year one to a new Flyers reign, has turned into something completely different. Through the first 6 games of the year, the Flyers, 4-2-0, have been very dominant in each of those six games, asserting their new mentality of play that Coach Dave Hakstol has preached over […]Read more "5 Observations from the Flyers Season so far"
Coming off a home opening win Saturday night at a rocking Wells Fargo Center against the Capitals 8-2, the Flyers looked to keep the momentum as the Florida Panthers came to town. The Florida Panthers coming into Philly with a 2-2-0 record, after dropping a contest Saturday night in Pittsburgh against the Penguins, looked to […]Read more "Flyers dominant again in overpowering 5-1 win over Panthers"