Going into last week, the Flyers knew they had a tough task ahead of them. Anaheim, Los Angeles, San Jose, and Arizona, all on the road. After floundering for three losses before they took the trip out west, the Flyers also knew they needed to come out of this road trip with a few wins. […]Read more "Flyers conquer West Coast ahead of important home stand"
1st Period The Flyers have come out slow for the past few games, and this was no different. Voracek was being physically dominated for a majority of the period, going hard into the boards around the 1:00 mark, and skating slowly back to the bench. Gudas maybe had the play of the period when he […]Read more "Flyers/Isles Game Recap: Happy Halloween, they lost again"
Sunday morning brought news of another injury to a Flyer even before the season begins. #Flyers D Andrew MacDonald sustained a lower body injury during an off-season workout and will be sidelined approximately six weeks.https://t.co/T1JCvdo0Cx — Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) September 9, 2018 Flyers defenseman Andrew MacDonald is out six weeks, and if that holds true, […]Read more "MacDonald’s injury presents a unique opportunity for one Flyers prospect"
By now, fans have seen this horse beaten to death, and then some. The topic won’t go away, but it should, and I’m here to put it to rest. Claude Giroux belongs on the wing. Period. Giroux as a center was great. From burying the overtime winner in game 3 of the 2010 Stanley Cup […]Read more "The Great Debate: Where does Flyers captain Claude Giroux Belong?"
July 1st is less than a month away, and the Flyers have some change in their pocket to play with. Given the depth of this free agency class, the Flyers could come out of this offseason having nabbed a few solid players. The cream of the crop is obviously John Tavares and John Carlson, but […]Read more "The Blacklist: Six Free Agents the Flyers Should Avoid come July First"
Coming off the heels of a six game exit in the first round of the playoffs, the Flyers knew what they needed to work on, and so did their fans. Too many times did they witness the puck getting lost between Brandon Manning’s feet. Too many times did the fans see Radko Gudas make an […]Read more "Making the Case: Why Travis Sanheim and Philippe Myers will make the Flyers next season"
By now, we’ve all heard the news. Nathan Mackinnon, Taylor Hall, and Anze Kopitar have been named Hart Trophy finalists. We’ve also took to social media to air our grievances because Philadelphia’s Forgotten Son, Claude Giroux, was nowhere to be found on that list. That Giroux was not among the NHL's finalists for MVP is […]Read more "Flyers Fact Check: The snub heard around the Hockey world"
Tuesday afternoon, Flyers president Paul Holmgren gave Ron Hextall his blessing when it comes to free agency this coming off-season, saying he had “free rein” to make whatever moves he deems necessary. Talk about a kid in a candy shop. Ron Hextall is about to walk into a very intriguing offseason with a big chunk […]Read more "Ron Hextall has ‘Free Rein,’ when it comes to the Flyers, but what can we expect?"
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"
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"