Ever since the last time the Flyers were shutout, Jordan Weal has been on the third line. He wasn’t demoted because of his play. But, the reason is the emergence of Travis Konecny needing more minutes on a nightly basis. During the 3-0 shutout loss in Chicago, Jordan Weal was moved to the Dale Weise […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Jordan Weal looks lost without a playmaker"
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, […]Read more "Flyers are seeing resurgence of a forgotten 1st round pick and it’s rejuvenating their 4th line"
Coming off a home opening win Saturday night at a rocking Wells Fargo Center against the Capitals 8-2, the Flyers looked to keep the momentum as the Florida Panthers came to town. The Florida Panthers coming into Philly with a 2-2-0 record, after dropping a contest Saturday night in Pittsburgh against the Penguins, looked to […]Read more "Flyers dominant again in overpowering 5-1 win over Panthers"
The Philadelphia Flyers are going through a massive rebuild, transitioning from a club based on snap decisions and a win now mentality to an organization grounded in its patient, build-from-within approach. Along the way they’ve managed to amass one of the premiere prospect pools in the NHL. Ron Hextall has worked hard to right many […]Read more "Five reasons why Flyers forward Travis Konecny won’t fall victim to the sophomore slump"
You’ll remember yesterday I decided to change gears and focus on the future of the Flyers rather than focus on their depressing present. We walked through names like Shayne Gostisbehere, Sam Morin, Taylor Leier, and others. So let’s continue that journey shall we? Let’s take a deeper look into the future today and focus on […]Read more "What Treasures Lie North of the Border and Across the Atlantic for the Flyers?"
What an exciting Draft it was for the Philadelphia Flyers last night. With the team struggling when it comes to the salary cap and bringing in talent to shape the future of the team, this draft may be one of the most important of the past few years. That’s without the urgency of playoff Hockey […]Read more "Grading the Flyers 1st round draft picks"