Gritty’s first day with the Flyers was interesting to say the least…

Early Monday morning, Twitter was graced by the presence of the National Hockey League’s newest mascot. What ensued shortly thereafter, was borderline hysteria. Many people took the serious route, proclaiming their disdain for the new Philadelphia personality. Yeah sorry. I don’t care what kind of publicity we’re getting or the fact that it’s so awkward […]

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Looking ahead: What does 2018 hold for Flyers’ sophomore sensation Nolan Patrick?

Back at the end of April my Philly Sports Network colleague, Austin Mitchell, wrote an article about Nolan Patrick. The article was a great retrospective at Patrick’s rookie season, comparing him to other recent #2 overall draft picks. If you haven’t done so, I would highly recommend reading his article before proceeding with mine. A […]

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Why Dave Hakstol’s Flyers future hinges on the success of David Quinn in New York

By now, everyone has heard that the New York Rangers have hired former Boston University head coach David Quinn to replace Alain Vigneault behind the bench. This seems to be a trend that has potential to catch on across the entire NHL: hiring successful college coaches as head coaches in the NHL. OFFICIAL: #NYR have […]

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