With the Flyers done for 2017, lets take a look at how the forwards have faired in the first 38 games to the 2017-2018 season. Philadelphia Flyers GP G A TP Shots Plus / Minus Claude Giroux 38 13 33 46 78 10 Jake Voracek 38 8 38 46 130 3 Sean Couturier 38 18 […]Read more "In-Depth Look At The Flyers Forward Lines Through The First 38 Games"
The Flyers enter todays afternoon contest against the Bruins on a 9-game losing streak. They look to end that streak against the Bruins. The Bruins enter today coming off a 3-game home–stand, ending with a 3-2 victory over the Lightning. They look to keep how there improved play on the road over the past few […]Read more "Post Game Recap: Flyers drop 10th Straight game in 3-0 shutout loss to Bruins"
When the Flyers started the season, it was as usual a start as they have every year. The Flyers normally don’t start hot to a season and hover around the .500 mark for a while before getting it going in seasons they make the playoffs. Well, now after their 9th straight loss, this Flyers season […]Read more "One potential trickle down effect of the Flyers losing streak could lead to big trades"
The Flyers entered last night’s game against the Sharks riding an 8-game losing streak. The Sharks entered the matchup following a dominant 4-0 shutout victory over the Jets. They looked to stay hot against the struggling Flyers. Flyers Lineup Giroux – Couturier – Voracek Martel – Patrick – Simmonds Raffl – Filppula – Konecny Lehtera […]Read more "Post Game Recap: Flyers Lose to Sharks 3-1 as losing streak extends to 9"
In the first 2 weeks of the season, the Flyers were being led by depth scoring and consistent scoring from all lines. Now, a month later, all the Flyers offense is coming from the 1st line only. The 1st line, Giroux-Couturier-Voracek, have been leading the Flyers in the goal scoring department since the depth scoring […]Read more "Flyers make changes to middle lines in order to boost secondary scoring"
Ever since the last time the Flyers were shutout, Jordan Weal has been on the third line. He wasn’t demoted because of his play. But, the reason is the emergence of Travis Konecny needing more minutes on a nightly basis. During the 3-0 shutout loss in Chicago, Jordan Weal was moved to the Dale Weise […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Jordan Weal looks lost without a playmaker"
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?"
(Editors Note: This article was written before the Flyers/Avalanche Game Saturday night, so stats may be off a little.) The hot hand. The thing that usually predicts which goalie is a go in the next game. You have a goalie that is 3-0-0 with a shutout and 2 goals allowed across a three game stretch? […]Read more "The “Hot Hand Fallacy” and whether or not Flyers Head Coach Dave Hakstol Believes in it"
On a night where the Flyers were missing their young stud, Nolan Patrick for the second straight game, they took on Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Coming in off a 5-4 loss on Thursday against Ottawa, the Flyers will look to rebound tonight against a good Maple Leafs team. Thursday night wasn’t the […]Read more "Flyers defeat Maple Leafs 4-2 on the back of Brian Elliott"
The Flyers overwhelmed the best young player in the league, Connor McDavid, on Saturday with a team effort, holding him pointless and the Oilers in check, as the Flyers kept rolling and earned a huge two points defeating McDavid and the Oilers 2-1. Overwhelming Connor McDavid was a team effort. This effort, showed off how […]Read more "Flyers fall flat in one-sided defeat to Anaheim Ducks, but there are positives to take"