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"
Coming off a home opening win Saturday night at a rocking Wells Fargo Center against the Capitals 8-2, the Flyers looked to keep the momentum as the Florida Panthers came to town. The Florida Panthers coming into Philly with a 2-2-0 record, after dropping a contest Saturday night in Pittsburgh against the Penguins, looked to […]Read more "Flyers dominant again in overpowering 5-1 win over Panthers"
Well folks, here we are deep down in the trenches of the least exciting part of any hockey fans year. It’s mid-August and legitimately interesting hockey news is hard to come by. So in an attempt to make these grueling times slightly more bearable, let’s revisit one of Ron (the magician) Hextall’s most exciting, how-the-hell-did-he-pull-that-off […]Read more "How dealing Vincent Lecavalier & Luke Schenn became Hextall’s best trade to date"
The youth movement is upon us in Philadelphia. The blue line will likely be shored up by some first timers, and we may see a debut or two from some forwards as well. This isn’t common for the Flyers. Ed Snider and Paul Holmgren’s “rebuilding on the fly” idea was always good for some interesting […]Read more "Where does Wayne Simmonds fit into the Flyers long-term plans?"
The Philadelphia Flyers have preached patience, patience, patience to no end with the fans of Philadelphia. Before the free agency frenzy began, the Flyers resigned a highly coveted Forward Jordan Weal, so they hoped to fly out of the gate on the opening day of NHL free agency. The Flyers did just that as they inked […]Read more "Could Flyers Forward Jordan Weal rejuvenate Claude Giroux’s career?"
The Philadelphia Flyers are on a roll within the past week or so. They have done a lot of household cleaning of their own, and now the Flyers have officially resigned Winger Jordan Weal. It’s a two-year $3.5 million contract extension. Weal is a young speedy forward that proved he belonged in the NHL when […]Read more "Weallllly Awesome: Flyers resign Speedy Winger Jordan Weal"
With the Flyers offense on life support, this maybe the time Ron Hextall needs to make a few more moves. He called up Jordan Weal from the Lehigh Valley Phantoms on Friday night, but there is another player with the Phantoms that deserves a shot to prove himself. In addition, there is one other move […]Read more "Two in-house moves that could boost the Flyers struggling offense"