The Flyers win streak could not reach ten games as they ran into a brick wall in Tuukka Rask. The Flyers outplayed the Bruins for two of the three periods however, Rask outplayed everyone else backstopping the Bruins to a 2-0 lead. The game was a battle of two really good teams and the Flyers […]Read more "What we learned from the game that thwarted the Flyers win streak"
Two days removed from being shut out for the first time this regular season, the quality opponents don’t stop visiting the Wells Fargo Center. Tonight, it’s the Boston Bruins who come to town to face the Philadelphia Flyers. After a heartbreaking loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night, the Flyers gameplan is to […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers vs Boston Bruins"
In a game plagued by bad calls and lucky bounces, the Flyers suffered another crushing loss to the Bruins in Boston. After scoring first, the Flyers were on the wrong end of two poor penalty calls and two Bruins goals late in the 1st period. The second goal coming off a sure Bruins penalty. Simmonds […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: A crushing final 22 seconds deprives orange and black of a point"
Philadelphia enters tonight’s matchup coming off a 5-2 loss against the Penguins last night. The Flyers look to end a 4-game losing streak against a streaking Bruins team. Boston enters tonight’s matchup coming off a 6-5 OT win over the Red Wings on Tuesday. The Bruins look to extend their win streak to 5 and […]Read more "Flyers vs Bruins Preview: The Orange and Black face a tough test on the road"
With 0:58 left in the 2nd, the Flyers thought they broke the ice finally against Bruins Tuukka Rask. Well, if you have watched the Flyers this season, you’d know that nothing is as easy as that and indeed it wasn’t. Immediately following the goal, Bruins Head Coach Bruce Cassidy looked down at his little bench […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: What is goal interference again? Flyers lose 10th straight"
The Flyers enter todays afternoon contest against the Bruins on a 9-game losing streak. They look to end that streak against the Bruins. The Bruins enter today coming off a 3-game home–stand, ending with a 3-2 victory over the Lightning. They look to keep how there improved play on the road over the past few […]Read more "Post Game Recap: Flyers drop 10th Straight game in 3-0 shutout loss to Bruins"
Boston’s Brad Marchand worked harder than ever during the offseason to be a lot more conservative so he can attack late in games. The Bruins were sure glad he was out there Saturday. Marchand not only scored the tying goal but also the game-winner in a 3-2 overtime victory against the Philadelphia Flyers, shattering the hearts […]Read more "Crushing Overtime Loss for the Flyers as hope of a Playoff place plummit"
As predicted, it was another slow start at the Wells Fargo last night but this time the Flyers prevailed as they top the Blues to bring the gap to the Bruins down to just 3 points. You could argue that the game should have been postponed after dangerous weather conditions made it incredibly challenging for […]Read more "Crucial win as Flyers top Blues in 3rd period"