It’s official! Head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers, Alain Vigneault, has been named a finalist for the 2020 Jack Adams Award. Just a season ago, the Flyers finished sixth in the Metropolitan Division. In Vigneault’s first season in Philadelphia, the Flyers finished second in the Metropolitan Division. As great coaches do, they squeeze the absolute […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers’ Vigneault Named Jack Adams Award Finalist"
The NHL’s return to hockey promises to be a spectacle like no other. A round-robin tournament to decide initial seeding, followed by a playoff format that promises to deliver some exciting matchups throughout, there’s no doubting how unique this will really be. Without fans in the stadium, the broadcasting opportunities to bring viewers closer to […]Read more "Vigneault’s lockout lessons will be key for the Flyers’ playoff run"
With the Corona-virus postponing much of our beloved sports, it gives fans a chance to really sit back and think about where each team really is in the grand scope at a quest for a title. Before the virus cut short the NBA and NHL season, the Philadelphia Flyers were the surprise of the NHL […]Read more "Ranking the current Head Coaches in Philadelphia Sports"
In the last edition of Philly Sports Network’s “Flyers Check-In,” we got up to speed with Carter Hart. Today, Sean Couturier was featured on a conference call during the NHL 2019-2020 season pause. Second in scoring on the Philadelphia Flyers, Couturier is arguably the best player in Orange and Black. He’s one of the most […]Read more "Flyers’ Sean Couturier opens up on Selke nomination and quarantine life"
In case you didn’t know, Flyers’ star forward Jakub Voracek has a really good sense of humor. In fact, he’s really funny and not afraid to give you a great answer in an interview. He has a dry, sarcastic sense of humor. My type of comedy. To give you an example he was asked at […]Read more "Jake Voracek: The team is Confident"
The New York Rangers come into Philadelphia on a hot streak. Having won eight of their last ten games, they have put themselves into playoff contention. They sit just four points back of the last wild card spot. On Thursday, the Flyers took to the ice in Voorhees to prepare for the two-game set that […]Read more "Flyers Prepare for surging Rangers"
The Philadelphia Flyers are playing really good hockey lately. Head Coach Alain Vigneault finally has the Flyers playing at a level that is playoff-worthy. They currently sit in the eighth playoff position prior to tonight’s game where they host the seventh seed, Columbus Blue Jackets. That will bee followed up with an away game in […]Read more "Flyers offense is heating up at the right time as playoff push begins"
Just ten days ago, the Flyers hosted the Penguins in the last game before the All-Star Break. The Flyers shut out the Pens 3-0, continuing on a hot streak in which they won five of their last seven. One could say that the break came at the worst time for the Flyers. This will be […]Read more "Penguins Host Flyers in Another Battle of PA."
Look for the Flyers to get a boost as Oskar Lindblom visited practice on Wednesday. It was the first time he saw his teammates since he started his cancer treatments earlier this week. The Flyers are coming off of a 3-2 win over the NHL’s best team, the Washington Capitals. They host the Tampa Bay […]Read more "Flyers Get an Emotional Boost as they Plan for the Lightning."
Continuing with the comparison trend, this article will touch on Alain Vigneault and his Stanley Cup seasons with New York and Vancouver. It will compare where the Rangers and Canucks were halfway through their seasons with how the Flyers look halfway through theirs. Here we are, halfway through the 2019/20 season. The Flyers are hanging […]Read more "How Do Vigneault’s Stanley Cup Teams Compare to This Flyers Team?"