Five Flyers Observations: The absence of goal scoring, Penalty Kill prominence & more

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 […]

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Flyers Defenseman Travis Sanheim credits his family, and idol Nicklas Lidstrom for his success

The Philadelphia Flyers are a patient bunch. It’s a breath of fresh air these days at the Wells Fargo Center. More importantly, it’s awesome to see the spirit of hope back in South Philadelphia when the Flyers play. General Manager Ron Hextall is a man of his word in letting the kids play. Flyers fans […]

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Couturier’s late game heroics aren’t enough to push Flyers past a desperate Coyotes team

FINAL: 3-4 ARIZONA (OT) STARTING LINEUPS: PHILADELPHIA FLYERS Forwards Giroux-Couturier-Voracek Weal-Filppula-Simmonds Read-Lehtera-Konecny Leier-Laughton-Raffl Defensemen Provorov-Hagg Gudas-Alt Manning-Sanheim Goalie Elliott Top Scorers Voracek(16pts), Courturier(13pts) ARIZONA COYOTES Forwards Domi-Stepan-Keller Kempe-Dvorak-Rieder Rinaldo-Cousins-Perlini Martinook-Richardson-Fischer Defensemen Ekman-Larsson-Demers Goligoski-Hjalmarsson Connaulton-Schenn Goalie Wedgewood Top Scorers Keller(12pts), Domi(8pts)   FIRST PERIOD Less than a minute in, Elliott bobbles the puck on what looks […]

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