Flyers Jake Voracek is En Fuego and it has fans reminiscing about the “Legion Of Doom” Days

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 […]

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The “Hot Hand Fallacy” and whether or not Flyers Head Coach Dave Hakstol Believes in it

(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? […]

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Instant Analysis: Another night, another missed opportunity. Flyers lose 5-4 in Ottawa

STARTING LINEUPS: PHILADELPHIA FLYERS Forwards Giroux-Couturier-Voracek Weal-Filppula-Simmonds Read-Lehtera-Konecny Leier-Laughton-Raffl Defensemen Provorov-Gostisbehere Sanheim-Hagg Manning-Gudas Goalie Neuvirth Top Scorers Voracek(12pts), Giroux(11pts) OTTAWA SENATORS Forwards Dzingel-Brassard-Stone Hoffman-Pageau-Pyatt Burrows-Thompson-DiDomenico McCormick-Chlapik Defensemen Phaneuf-Karlsson Oduya-Ceci Claesson-Wideman Borowiecki Goalie Anderson Top Scorers Brassard(10pts), Stone(9pts)   FIRST PERIOD Brandon Manning starts the game off with a slashing penalty just 36 seconds in. 55 […]

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