As another hockey season approaches, the Philadelphia Flyers still find themselves among the top five farm systems in the NHL. Though a handful of quality young players will jump to the pro’s this season, there is still plenty of promise spread throughout the NCAA, various Junior leagues, and Europe. Over the next few weeks, we […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Preview: NCAA"
Chuck Fletcher made a bold moving up to grab Bobby Brink, AKA “The Hammer,” with the 34th overall pick of the 2019 NHL Draft, “I’m honored to join a classy, historic, organization,” Brink said, “These fans are so passionate, how can a person not be excited. It was a day I will remember for the […]Read more "Flyers prospect Bobby Brink is on the brink of something ‘special’"
Round 1 [#14 overall 2019 NHL Entry Draft] Cam York Style of Play: Fast, agile, poised puck handler who can play in all situations. A potential future top pairing defenseman. Defense | Left Handed Born: Jan 5 2001 | Anaheim Hills, CA (18 years old) Height: 5.11 | Weight: 175 Season Team Lge GP G […]Read more "The Flyers Narrative: Scouting Cam York, Bobby Brink, & Ronnie Attard"
This past draft, Chuck Fletcher selected a few players that can be viewed as “boom or bust” prospects. In this edition of “Flyers Prospects Mailbag,” we discuss who the biggest boom or bust prospect is. Additionally, we touch on other fun topics such as Felix Sandstrom and prospects that are running out of time. Let’s […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: Boom or Bust?"
The 2019 NHL Entry Draft did not fall short in the area of unexpected occurrences. From prospects taken earlier than expected, such as Moritz Seider and Philip Broberg, to projected first-rounders falling past pick 31. It is safe to say that the way the draft panned out surprised a lot of people. The Philadelphia Flyers […]Read more "Bobby Brink Brings Star Potential to Flyers Farm System"
The 2019 NHL Draft is now a thing of the past. However, there are now some new faces within Philadelphia’s farm system. In this edition of “Flyers Prospects Mailbag,” we discuss where some of these new prospects fit into the rankings. Additionally, we touch on one of the more intriguing new names in the prospect […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: New Prospects Alter Rankings"
Heading into the 2019 NHL Draft weekend, there was a cloud of uncertainty hovering over the Philadelphia Flyers. How was Chuck Fletcher going to fare choosing the next crop of young talent? Is he going to use the picks, or trade them to get better now? We found that answer out about an hour into […]Read more "Flyers Draft Plan: Boom or Bust"
In exchange for the 11th-overall selection, the Philadelphia Flyers received the 14th and 45th-overall picks from the Arizona Coyotes. The 14th-overall overall pick translated into left-handed defenseman Cam York. Then the Flyers traded the 45th and 65th picks to Nashville to move up in the second round. With the 34th pick in the 2019 NHL […]Read more "Instant Analysis: The Flyers Select Bobby Brink 34th-Overall"