For the first time since 2011, the Flyers have won ten of their first seventeen games. They have won four straight games and are doing so in the least Flyer way possible. The Flyers are winning shootouts, having won three of five total attempts. Why is this? What is going on that is allowing the […]Read more "The Flyers Keep Winning in the Least Flyer Way"
Alain Vigneault’s system is working and it becomes more and more evident as they continue to progress through the season. The Flyers are playing an up-tempo style of hockey that is exciting to watch. Not only that, they are in constant relentless pursuit of the puck. This makes for a style of hockey that Flyers […]Read more "Flyers Special Teams Leading the Change!"
The top line for the Philadelphia Flyers have had a rough go of things so far this season. Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek have been sporadic at best. James van Riemsdyk was held off of the scoresheet until the game against Chicago. Alain Vigneault made his frustrations clear after the game against the Vegas Golden […]Read more "Flyers’ James van Riemsdyk Scores in Bunches"
Three in a row! Call it a hat trick of wins for Brian Elliott and the Philadelphia Flyers so far this week. Facing their stiffest competition this week in the Columbus Blue Jackets at home, the Flyers rallied with a huge third period to win 7-4. Philadelphia was down 4-2. Last year, I don’t think […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers Button Up the Blue Jackets"
Figure it out. It was a popular game show back in the late 90’s on Nickelodeon. So much so, that it was revived in 2012 by the same network. “Figure it out,” is also what Alain Vigneault said about the top line for the Philadelphia Flyers. Rightfully so. Through the first 7 games of the […]Read more "Flyers/Blue Jackets Preview: Vigneault’s Spark"
In the first meeting this season, the Philadelphia Flyers and Chicago Blackhawks met in Prague, Czech Republic. With two different goaltenders in net, Carter Hart and Corey Crawford, the result was still the same with the Flyers edging the Blackhawks in a 4-3 victory. Now, officially heading into enemy territory, Philadelphia had to prove that […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers Bring the Blackhawks Down"
Thursday night the Flyers traveled to the windy city to take on the Chicago Blackhawks. This was the second meeting of the season between the two. What is interesting is that since these two teams have met in Prague, they each played six games. Chicago had six home games. The Flyers did not. They had […]Read more "Three takeaways from the Flyers win over the Blackhawks"
In 2015, Shayne Gostisbehere took the NHL by storm. The Flyers’ young defensemen showed a gifted offensive awareness from the blue line. The Flyers selected Ghost 78th overall in the 2012 NHL draft, becoming the first NHL player who was born and raised in South Florida. During his rookie year, Ghost set a rookie record […]Read more "Can Flyers’ Shayne Gostibehere get back to his best in 2019?"
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"
For only the second time this season, the Flyers will play a hockey game at the Wells Fargo Center. While the Orange and Black have gotten off to a solid start to begin the 2019-2020 season, they’ve now lost three in a row and are looking to get back on the winning side of things. […]Read more "Giroux; Van Riemsdyk looking to breakout vs Stars"