As amazing as the Flyers were in November, the start of December has been downright disastrous. That is not to say I blame them or am making excuses. Injuries have decimated the forwards. Fifty percent of the Flyers forwards playing were playing in the AHL to start the season. That is not a good recipe […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: The Flying V comes to Broad Street"
Photo Credit: Alex McIntyre The Flyers take the ice at 5:00pm tonight in Winnipeg and two guys from Lehigh Valley caught the red-eye flight and are expected to play. The team was left no other option as their offense slowly depletes from injury and illness. Who said the Phantoms don’t play in Philadelphia anymore? After […]Read more "INSTANT ANALYSIS: Flyers Recall Two Phantoms to Report in Winnipeg tonight"
The Flyers announced a frost warning in Philly. They recalled Morgan Frost from Lehigh Valley. It’s time to get FROSTY! Flyers fans have been waiting for his news for quite some time. Frost has been the leading point scorer for the Phantoms through 16 professional games, amassing 12 points (5G/ 2A). The Flyers have struggled […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers call up Morgan Frost"
A rocky past couple of games forced the Flyers to make much anticipated moves in calling up a few aces from the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. After a crushing losses to the New York Islanders (5 – 3) and the Pittsburgh Penguins (7 – 1), the Flyers brass has clearly felt the frustration shared by the […]Read more "Rubtsov, Myers, & Twarynski up, Morin & Vorobyev sent down"
New coach, new system, and a bunch of new line combinations. Alain Vigneault is still getting his feet wet with this team. By doing so, fans are seeing a lot of names spread throughout the lineup. Bottom six guys in and out of the lineup, top 6 guys jumbled around, even defensive pairings aren’t immune […]Read more "Flyers Forward Lines Far From Set"
Early Sunday evening, it was announced that the Flyers had recalled Joel Farabee and Mikhail Vorobyev from the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. They also announced that they were sending Carson Twarynski down to the Phantoms. The Farabee call-up doesn’t come as much of a shock. He’s posted 3 goals and 1 assist in 4 games with […]Read more "Sundays are for Roster Moves, Flyers make a few"
History has a way of repeating itself. It’s specifically a great way to analyze the probability of an outcome of a game in specific scenarios. The Philadelphia Flyers have a stomach-wrenching history when games boil down to a shootout. Bleeding orange and black, the fanbase stayed up until just about one o’clock in the morning […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers lose to Canucks in shootout"
The NHL regular season is approaching in about twenty-four hours, but the Philadelphia Flyers debut against the Chicago Blackhawks on October 4th. Before that Global Series game against the Blackhawks, the Flyers would play Lausanne HC in a global exhibition game. The purpose of this game was for Philadelphia to get ready for their game […]Read more "The Hat Trick: What we learned about Flyers in preseason finale"
With only two games left in the 2019 NHL Preseason, the Philadelphia Flyers still had roster questions that needed to be answered. In their second preseason battle against the Boston Bruins, Flyers head coach Alain Vigneault was ready to inspect his team and make tough decisions. That he did, sending several players back to the […]Read more "Hat Trick: Three Things We Learned About the Flyers Against the Bruins"
Coming into the Philadelphia Flyers Rookie Camp there are few names worth talking about when it comes to making the Flyers directly out of camp. It’s not because there aren’t other players who are able to make the jump or that could surprise people, but it’s clear that there are a few guys who are […]Read more "Rookies Who Can Possibly Make the Flyers Roster"