This time of year, every year, the trade rumors are swirling faster than an F5 tornado. Every year it seems to be the same story, the Flyers are one or two key pieces away from being serious Stanley Cup contenders. This year is no different. After underachieving last year with a 39-32-10 year, the Flyers […]Read more "Why this trade deadline will be especially tricky for the Flyers"
With the NHL Trade deadline looming, rumors are running rampant on social media, team websites, so on and so forth. We are all going to hear this rumor, and that rumor, and that this person is on the block but that person isn’t. It’s a tough time to filter out fact from fiction. One thing […]Read more "Why Flyers fans need to trust Ron Hextall as the trade deadline aproaches"
Leading up to the 2011 NHL draft, the Flyers were a team that could never pick the right guy. The Flyers have struggled picking in the early rounds of the NHL draft. but have turned it around in recent years with the drafting of some great defense prospects. With history of poor success in the […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Tanner Laczynski wins Gold as a Freshman, is the Hobey Baker next?"
With the Flyers having 3 second round draft picks in 2016, scoring would be the main goal. Leading up to the 2016 draft, the Flyers went into drafts thinking defense first. In the 3 years prior, the Flyers drafted defense with almost every selection in the first two rounds. The only exceptions, Travis Konecny and […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Wade Allison loves to bang bodies and score goals"
With the Flyers done for 2017, lets take a look at how the forwards have faired in the first 38 games to the 2017-2018 season. Philadelphia Flyers GP G A TP Shots Plus / Minus Claude Giroux 38 13 33 46 78 10 Jake Voracek 38 8 38 46 130 3 Sean Couturier 38 18 […]Read more "In-Depth Look At The Flyers Forward Lines Through The First 38 Games"
With recent reports surfacing that the Flyers are talking to teams about acquiring another goalie, has the Flyers future goalie plans changed again? On March 1st of last season, the Flyers made a move that signaled a clear vision to the future, signing Michal Neuvirth to a two-year extension. A move that made it clear that […]Read more "Could the Flyers be headed for a tandem of Stolarz & Hart in 2019-2020?"
The Flyers enter todays afternoon contest against the Bruins on a 9-game losing streak. They look to end that streak against the Bruins. The Bruins enter today coming off a 3-game home–stand, ending with a 3-2 victory over the Lightning. They look to keep how there improved play on the road over the past few […]Read more "Post Game Recap: Flyers drop 10th Straight game in 3-0 shutout loss to Bruins"
When the Flyers started the season, it was as usual a start as they have every year. The Flyers normally don’t start hot to a season and hover around the .500 mark for a while before getting it going in seasons they make the playoffs. Well, now after their 9th straight loss, this Flyers season […]Read more "One potential trickle down effect of the Flyers losing streak could lead to big trades"
The Flyers entered last night’s game against the Sharks riding an 8-game losing streak. The Sharks entered the matchup following a dominant 4-0 shutout victory over the Jets. They looked to stay hot against the struggling Flyers. Flyers Lineup Giroux – Couturier – Voracek Martel – Patrick – Simmonds Raffl – Filppula – Konecny Lehtera […]Read more "Post Game Recap: Flyers Lose to Sharks 3-1 as losing streak extends to 9"
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"