When the Flyers beat the Blackhawks last Thursday, the first line controlled the game and dominated the Blackhawks. The top line showed their dominance by being the only Flyers forwards on the score sheet. Now, just two games later, they too are struggling to score. After Saturday’s shutout loss to the Wild in Philadelphia, Coach […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: The absence of goal scoring, Penalty Kill prominence & more"
Both teams coming in off the first game of the home and home in Philadelphia Saturday. The Flyers look for revenge in Minnesota after the Wild shut them out in Philadelphia. he Wild look to continue their strong play and extend their win streak to 3. Flyers Lineup Giroux – Couturier – Voracek Weise – […]Read more "Minnesota run wild and shutout a battling Flyers team 3-0"
In the first 2 weeks of the season, the Flyers were being led by depth scoring and consistent scoring from all lines. Now, a month later, all the Flyers offense is coming from the 1st line only. The 1st line, Giroux-Couturier-Voracek, have been leading the Flyers in the goal scoring department since the depth scoring […]Read more "Flyers make changes to middle lines in order to boost secondary scoring"
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"
In the first installment of looking around the Big Ten games for Week 2 of the college football season, we parsed through half of the schedule. Now, we’ll do the same, as we dive into the last seven games that took place this past weekend around the Big Ten. Maryland 63 Towson 17 In […]Read more "A Look Around The Big Ten Week 2: Part 2"
After months away, hundreds of hours of spring and summer practices, and new head coaches hired, the Big Ten is just days away from kicking off its 2017 season. The first Big Ten team in action will be P.J. Fleck’s Minnesota Golden Gophers, as the former Western Michigan coach will attempt to “Row the Boats” […]Read more "Ranking The Big 10 Quarterbacks"