Who would have thought?! Just who would have the thought the Flyers, who appeared to be dead in the water before game 5, would force a game 6 at home against their interstate rivals in the Pittsburgh Penguins? But, yet here they were as the orange and black continued to fight for their playoff lives. […]Read more "Three Flyers Observations From Game 6: All good things must come to an end"
This Flyers vs. Penguins playoff series had people around the Philadelphia region pumped before it began. Pumped as the Flyers were finally being back in the playoffs after taking a one year hiatus. Some proud orange clad fans thought the orange and black would knock Sidney Crosby and the Penguins on their bottoms, and well […]Read more "While the Flyers core needs to step up, there’s one player who refuses to get knocked down"
1st Period Shots – 11-4 Flyers Hits – 14-13 Flyers Faceoffs – 9-7 Flyers 10:25 – Penguins Goal – Sidney Crosby with a wraparound on Brian Elliott, 1-0 Penguins 11:55 – Penguins Penalty – Bryan Rust, 2 minutes, Tripping 14:41 – Flyers Penalty – Brandon Manning, 2 minutes, Tripping 18:17 – Penguins Penalty – Carl […]Read more "Flyers vs Penguins Game 3 Recap: Short-lived ecstasy"
The Philadelphia Flyers were looking to bounce back from an embarrassing 7-0 defeat in Game 1. The Flyers were shutout for just the 5th time in their history in Game 1 of a seven game playoff series. Showing no signs of panic, head coach Dave Hakstol kept the same lineup and starting goaltender, Brian Elliott, […]Read more "Game recap: Flyers get elusive first win against Pens and tie the series"
There’s no question or denying that the Philadelphia Flyers came out flat last night. After an embarrassing 7-0 loss to the hated Pittsburgh Penguins, things couldn’t get much worse…or could they? Brian Elliott came out flat last night, and well didn’t play his best game. After only making 14 saves on 19 shots faced, Elliott […]Read more "The Flyers have received a request from their old friend"
The Philadelphia Flyers are looking to advance to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2011-2012. Standing in their way is long-time division and cross-state rival, the Pittsburgh Penguins. Ironically, the last playoff series the Flyers won was against the Penguins in the first round of the 2012 NHL playoffs. Philly […]Read more "PSN Staff Predictions: Flyers-Penguins, Eastern Conference Quarterfinals"
Woooo the Philadelphia Flyers have made it. They have made the 2018 NHL Playoffs. Not many hockey analysts predicted that the orange and black would sniff the playoffs, but yet here they are. One great word to describe this playoff series between the Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins is “Destiny.” These two teams were destined […]Read more "Three keys to a Flyers playoff upset over the Pittsburgh Penguins"
1st Period 6:34 Flyers goal, Ivan Provorov with the assists by Sean Couturier and Jake Voracek 1-0 Flyers 10:41 Matt Beleskey and Radko Gudas concurring minors. Holding the stick for Beleskey and Interference from Gudas. The Flyers came out roaring in the first, controlling the pace of the game for a majority of play in […]Read more "Flyers vs Rangers Recap: We’re going ‘Yoffing!"
Woooooooo can I get a wooooooooooo with describing the Philadelphia Flyers here as of late?! Wow after last week’s roller coaster week. Things seemed to be a little on edge towards the middle of the week for the orange and black. However, the Flyers pulled out a great team defensive effort later in the week […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: It’s “Win and in” for Philadelphia as judgement day looms"
The NHL regular season is winding down and teams are streaking towards the playoffs. Much of the talk we will hear will be about “momentum heading into the playoffs.” Some variant of that phrase will be spoken by fans, writers, analysts, insiders, some players and coaches. Winning as many games or getting as many points […]Read more "Is there a correlation between a strong finish and playoff success for the Flyers?"