There is a bond between those who serve in the armed forces. An unspeakable bond. Throw in combat deployments and you find that some veterans become closer to their brothers & sisters in arms than their own families. It makes sense when you think of it, these brave men and women shared a period of […]Read more "Healing through Hockey: The Flyers and Warriors are setting the bar to help disabled Veterans"
Brad Marsh and the Flyers Alumni have announced episode two of Flyers Decades. If you missed the first episode, members of one of the greatest Flyers teams talked about their run to the Stanley Cup Finals and taking, possibly the greatest team, to the brink of game seven. It was a wonderful night for fans, […]Read more "Flyers Decades Episode Two: The Stanley Cup Champions"
Baseball is coming. Well, at least there is some positive news during this COVID-19 pandemic. The MLB Owners approved of a plan to start moving towards a July start to the season. According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan and the Associated Press, the owners have approved a proposal to send to the Players Union. MLB is […]Read more "Baseball is coming? Owners to send Proposal to Players Union"
Flyers Alumni and President Brad Marsh put on a successful event Thursday night as they celebrated the 1986-87 Wales Conference champion Philadelphia Flyers. “Flyers Decades” was a live streamed Zoom chat on the Flyers Alunni YouTube Channel. Former Flyers as well as one NHL Hall of Famer Mark Messier, told stories leading up to and […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers Alumni’s “Flyers Decades” is a Hit!"
As we look to fill the void left by the NHL suspending action, Flyers Alumni President, Brad Marsh, has been working to give some aspect of hockey to the fans. Introducing “Flyers Decades,” a virtual roundtable look at the great moments in the history of Flyers Hockey: The concept is a simple one that Marsh […]Read more "How you can be part of a virtual roundtable with Flyers legends"
We have not had hockey in a full month. Back on March 12th, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman suspended the NHL season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Monday he spoke to CNN’s Anderson Cooper in reference to the suspended 2019-2020 season and the possibility of getting hockey back. “We’re exploring and want to be prepared […]Read more "Bettman: NHL is looking at all options to finish season"
It was a game to change the momentum of the series. The Flyers had dropped the first two games of the series in Boston. They returned home in a hole that they were desperate to climb out of. The Flyers got into the playoffs on the last game of the season, a shootout win versus […]Read more "Prior Game threes: 2010 ECSF vs. Boston"
While perusing Twitter the other morning, I saw noticed an ongoing theme surrounding the best catcher in baseball. My first reaction was that they were trolling tweets, however, I started to see more and more of them. This more than likely likely stems from the list MLB.com put out back at the end of January […]Read more "Is Phillies’ J.T Realmuto the best catcher in baseball?"
COVID-19 is a real kick in the knackers. The Flyers were the hottest team in the NHL. They suffered through injuries and illness and played really good hockey. Carter Hart looked like the Vezina Trophy candidate we all expected. The offense was rolling to the tune of having averaged just under four goals per game […]Read more "Empty rinks and the Flyers hoisting the Cup? Why not?"
I think we can all agree that this Coronavirus Social Distancing thing sucks. The lack of any sports has me bored out of my mind and wife and I may have run out of things to talk about. Luckily I have Instagram and Twitter to keep my attention. On the bright side, my honey-do list […]Read more "A look into what life is like without Phillies baseball & the MLB"