When Paul Holmgren was GM, the Flyers were known for giving big contracts to players just to get them in a Flyers uniform. He also had a history of giving huge contracts to players that didn’t necessarily warrant them. During his time as GM, Holmgren gave out some big contracts that the Flyers are still trying […]Read more "Flyers not quite out of cap purgatory just yet with big decisions looming"
1st Period Highlights :28 seconds in and Provorov puts the Flyers up. Great give and go, with the assists going to Giroux and Gostisbehere. 3:48 Hagg takes the games first penalty, 2 minutes for holding the stick. Flyers killed the penalty. 7:14 Hagg walks the puck into the zone and wrists one past Anderson, putting […]Read more "Flyers @ Senators Recap: early goals, late goals, and everything in between"
Wooooooooo how bout them smoking hot, pillow fighting, Philadelphia Flyers!!! The orange and black are on quite a tear here as of late, as they’re currently riding a four game winning streak. After defeating the Montreal Canadiens and Columbus Blue Jackets respectively. This team just has a no quit, never die attitude here as of […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Mrazek renews goaltender hope as Flyers surge"
FEBRUARY 22, 2018 – FLYERS vs BLUE JACKETS Philadelphia Flyers Claude Giroux – Sean Couturier – Michael Raffl Jordan Weal – Nolan Patrick – Jakub Voracek Oskar Lindblom – Scott Laughton – Taylor Leier Jori Lehtera – Valtteri Filppula – Dale Weise Ivan Provorov – Shayne Gostisbehere Robert Hagg – Andrew MacDonald Brandon Manning – […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers victorious in Petr Mrazek’s debut, extend point streak to 10 games"
Back in 2013, the Flyers made a move at the deadline to acquire a goalie. That goalie was Steve Mason. The Flyers sent a 3rd round pick and goalie Michael Leighton to Columbus for the RFA at years end Steve Mason. Mason was brought in to compete with fellow goalie Ilya Bryzgalov. Bryzgalov, who struggled […]Read more "Could Flyers acquisition of Petr Mrazek could mirror a path previously walked by Steve Mason?"
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?"
With 1:25 remaining in the 3rd, just as Alex Lyon’s skates touched the bench for the extra attacker, Jake Voracek scored to tie the game. JAKE VORACEK SENDS IT TO OVERTIME pic.twitter.com/fhfLpPxYun — Flyers Nation (@FlyersNation) February 21, 2018 Just 1:26 into overtime, Voracek fired home a shot to beat Price and give the Flyers […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Jake Voracek will remember final 3 minutes of last night’s win for a long time"
Philadelphia enters tonight’s game coming off a 2-game weekend road-trip sweep of the Blue Jackets and Rangers. The Flyers look to make it 3 in a row tonight against a struggling Canadiens team. Montreal enters tonight’s game losing 5 straight games. The Canadiens look to end a 5-game skid against a surging Flyers team. Flyers Lineup […]Read more "Flyers Post Game Recap: Comeback kids do it again in stunning overtime win over Montreal"
Now that the Flyers have acquired goaltender Petr Mrazek via trade with the Detroit Red Wings, Flyers fans wait in excruciating anticipation as to what else Ron Hextall will do prior to next week’s trade deadline to enhance the Flyers and better prepare them for a deep playoff run. In the past, the Flyers have […]Read more "Ranking the Flyers Top-5 Trades of the Past 25 Seasons"
Philadelphia enters tonight’s game coming off a 2-game weekend road-trip sweep of the Blue Jackets and Rangers. The Flyers look to make it 3 in a row tonight against a struggling Canadiens team. Montreal enters tonight’s game losing 5 straight games. The Canadiens look to end a 5-game skid against a surging Flyers team. Flyers […]Read more "Flyers vs Canadiens Preview: Petr Mrazek will be dropped into the deep end in tough matchup"