With 5:58 remaining in the second period, Nolan Patrick scored to break the secondary forward scoring drought. The drought lasted for a total of two weeks to the day. As the last Flyers goal scored by a forward not name Giroux, Voracek, or Couturier, was Dale Weise against the Avalanche, two Saturday’s ago. Patrick scored […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Nolan Patrick breaks the secondary streak"
The Philadelphia Flyers was suffering from the injury bug the past few weeks. Like most teams they had to overcome adversity. Moreover, the way this young Flyers team has overcome this type of adversity in the early going has been quite impressive. The orange and black currently sit with a record of 8-8-3, but are only […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Your Questions, Our Answers"
1st Period Highlights Around two minutes in, Voracek scores off of a Sean Couturier rebound, wraps it around Trouba and beats Hellebuyck to his right. Coots and G get the assists, Flyers up 1-0 4:33, Dustin Byfuglien gets two minutes for a trip. 42 seconds later, Couturier finishes a rebound from Simmonds off a shot […]Read more "Flyers vs Jets recap: Hey, It Could Have Been Worse!"
The Philadelphia Flyers needed a dose of good news before tonight’s game against the Winnipeg Jets. Of course, by now everyone knows the orange and black haven’t scored a goal in the last 159 minutes. Well, they received a dose of good fortune from Head Coach Dave Hakstol, as he tells reporters young phenom Nolan […]Read more "Flyers get a much needed Boost as young Phenom Nolan Patrick returns to Lineup"
Well, here we are. Eighteen games into the season and the Flyers have hit a wall. No, I’m not talking about just Devon Dubnyk. I’m talking about the fact that the Flyers have lost 8 games this year, and of those 8 loses, 5 of them were shutouts. I mean, come on guys! You’re handing […]Read more "Why Cries for a Danick Martel Flyers Call-Up Will Go Unanswered"
It’s a feel good story for the Philadelphia Flyers this season. The youth infusion has inspired many vets to perform, and it also has given them a breath of fresh air. Moreover, the patient Flyers organization will start to see some long-term benefit from the youth, as one by one some will be plucked up […]Read more "Flyers Jake Voracek is En Fuego and it has fans reminiscing about the “Legion Of Doom” Days"
The Philadelphia Flyers have been faced with some unlikely adversity early in the season. With some injuries to some key members of the team. The orange and black have been able to prevail on most nights. With the likes of Radko Gudas, Shayne Gostisbehere, Nolan Patrick, and Andrew Macdonald missing extended amounts of time. One […]Read more "Brian Elliott and top line shine as Flyers dismantle Blackhawks 3-1"
Let’s think back a couple months. Back to a time where we had three big name prospects battling it out for two spots on the Flyers’ blue line. You had every analyst and arm-chair analyst making guesses as to who would don the orange and black with the Flyers when the season began. I bet […]Read more "Dave Hakstol made the right choice in taking a chance on Flyers underdog Robert Hagg"
The City of Philadelphia has some athletes in all sports that can be future superstars in the coming years. With the likes of Carson Wentz, Joel Embid, and Rhys Hoskins. Now add Flyers young defenseman Ivan Provorov to the mix. Finally, Philly fans have a ton to cheer about on South Broad Street on a […]Read more "Philly’s Next Superstar: Flyers Ivan Provorov"
Things have gotten a bit wild on the Flyers blue line lately. First, you have Andrew MacDonald go down with an injury that sidelines him for almost two months. Next, you have Shayne Gostisbehere go head first into the boards courtesy of Leo Komarov and hasn’t played since due to a concussion. Then, you have […]Read more "What to expect when The Flyers Blue Line is healthy"