Season number 51 for the Philadelphia Flyers is in the books, and depending on how you look at it, some would call it a success. Expectations weren’t the highest going into the season, but there were goals many fans expected them to accomplish. Rookies were brought up, a new goalie was brought in, and our […]Read more "Thank You: An open letter to fans of the Philadelphia Flyers"
The Philadelphia Flyers are back to the playoffs from a one year hiatus of such. It was a feel good story at the Wells Fargo Center with the Flyers making the playoffs, and playing their interstate rivals in the Pittsburgh Penguins in a first round matchup. However, its been anything but blissful, as the Flyers […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: With their backs to the wall, the young Flyers need to shine"
After game 3 Sunday afternoon, Flyers head coach Dave Hakstol announced that changes could be coming in regards to the lineup. He didn’t specify who or what, but speculation leads up to believe that Oskar Lindblom, who has underperformed so far in the series, may find himself up in the press box, watching Jordan Weal […]Read more "Optimizing the Flyers lineup ahead of game four"
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"
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"
Flyers fans were sent into a tiz when it was announced that they had shipped center Brayden Schenn to St. Louis in exchange for Jori Lehtera, a late first round pick in 2017, and a conditional first round pick the next. The condition being if it were a top ten pick, St. Louis keeps it, […]Read more "Flyers Fact Check: The Flyers won the trade with St. Louis Blues"
Remember when the Flyers had a 99.9% chance at making the playoffs? That was what, a week or so ago? Now, the Flyers playoff hopes have taken a major blow, losing seven of their last eight games. Those seven losses came against mainly the teams the Flyers are battling for a spot in the playoffs. […]Read more "Flyers Fact Check: Stripping the Captaincy from Claude Giroux is Dumb and You Know It"
The trade deadline is officially in the rear-view mirror and the stretch run of the 2017-2018 season has officially begun. The Flyers are coming off of an uninspiring performance at home on Thursday night against the Carolina Hurricanes. Rebounding was not going to be an easy task on the road for two games in Florida. […]Read more "The Flyers Struck by Lighting in shootout loss to Tampa Bay"
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"