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 […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: The absence of goal scoring, Penalty Kill prominence & more"
Both teams coming in off the first game of the home and home in Philadelphia Saturday. The Flyers look for revenge in Minnesota after the Wild shut them out in Philadelphia. he Wild look to continue their strong play and extend their win streak to 3. Flyers Lineup Giroux – Couturier – Voracek Weise – […]Read more "Minnesota run wild and shutout a battling Flyers team 3-0"
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"
On a night where the Flyers were missing their young stud, Nolan Patrick for the second straight game, they took on Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Coming in off a 5-4 loss on Thursday against Ottawa, the Flyers will look to rebound tonight against a good Maple Leafs team. Thursday night wasn’t the […]Read more "Flyers defeat Maple Leafs 4-2 on the back of Brian Elliott"
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 […]Read more "Flyers fall flat in one-sided defeat to Anaheim Ducks, but there are positives to take"
After suffering their 2nd shutout loss of the year, this time by the way of the Nashville Predators 1-0 Thursday night, the Flyers look to rebound today against Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers. The Flyers, coming off a hard fought loss Thursday, look to get back on the winning side of things as they […]Read more "Flyers come out victorious against McDavid and Oilers 2-1"
The Philadelphia Flyers are riding high with a great win against the San Jose Sharks on opening night. Of course the Flyers fell to the Los Angeles Kings last night 2-0. However, Michal Neuvirth was phenomenal in the loss. You can’t win them all is the old saying in sports. With the youth infusion injecting […]Read more "Looking to bounce back, Jakub Voracek opens up on sense of “fresh air” in Flyers locker room"
The Philadelphia Flyers opened a critical five game home stand with a 3-1 win against the Atlantic Division leading Montreal Canadiens. Matt Read’s third period goal, his seventh of the season and first since November 3, gave the Flyers a lead they would never relinquish. The Flyers played one of their better defensive games which […]Read more "The Good, the bad and the ugly against the Canadiens"
The NHL is in quite a predicament right now. The game is soaring and attendance for games are at an all time high. The one big circumstance that could hold up all future negotiations in regards to the collective bargaining agreement is Olympic participation. The 1984 Winter Olympic games was the last time amateurs were […]Read more "A tough decision looms for the NHL, but for Flyers players it’s a no-brainer"
Last night, two Sixers teammates made their presence known at the Olympic games. There’s been plenty of excitement surrounding the former 2014 first-round pick Dario Saric and experienced Point Guard Sergio Rodriguez..but last night they were on opposing teams in a thrilling contest. Croatia eventually went on to upset Spain, winning 72-70. But how did the Sixers […]Read more "Grading the Olympic performances of Dario Saric and Sergio Rodriguez: Game one"