Instant Analysis: Flyers Samuel Morin and Forward Danick Martel recalled from Phantoms

For the past two weeks the Philadelphia Flyers have been reeling. After last night’s debacle in a 5-2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks. The Flyers are now losers of five straight games, and find themselves sitting last in the Metropolitan Division. It’s now become clear that they have hit rock bottom. Young defenseman Mark Alt […]

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Instant analysis: USMNT draw Portugal; Sapong shined, youth breakthrough

The USMNT were ready to put their recent World Cup blunder behind them this past Tuesday against Portugal. The game featured countries heading in different directions. Portugal are the current European Champions, and have qualified for the World Cup. They used this friendly to fine tune their role players to see who could feature for […]

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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 fall flat in one-sided defeat to Anaheim Ducks, but there are positives to take

The Flyers overwhelmed the best young player in the league, Connor McDavid, on Saturday with a team effort, holding him pointless and the Oilers in check, as the Flyers kept rolling and earned a huge two points defeating McDavid and the Oilers 2-1.  Overwhelming Connor McDavid was a team effort. This effort, showed off how […]

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Flyers are seeing resurgence of a forgotten 1st round pick and it’s rejuvenating their 4th line

The day was June 22nd, 2012. The formerly known Consol Energy Center, in Pittsburgh, PA, was the location. It was home to the 1st round of the 2012 NHL Draft. The Flyers picking 20th after coming in 3rd place, in the former Atlantic Division, the year before.  Coming off a pretty good season too.  First, […]

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