Saturday night into Sunday morning, the Philadelphia Flyers played the Vancouver Canucks close. Carter Hart and Jacob Markstrom both played well for their teams in goal, but the Canucks got the win. The Flyers went to a shootout, which is never good news to Philadelphia fans, and that trend continued. Tanner Pearson put the game-winning […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers vs Calgary Flames"
It’s been a long few weeks for NHL veteran Chris Stewart. The 31-year old has been on a professional tryout with the Philadelphia Flyers for some time now, but that comes to an end today, with reports citing that the former first-round pick will sign a one-way contract. Stewart has most recently played in the […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers sign veteran Chris Stewart after professional tryout"
“Flyers Prospects Weekly” is a new weekly column at Philly Sports Network providing you with snapshots into the Philadelphia Flyers farm system. It will highlight prospects that stood out that particular week for their respective teams. NHL/AHL/ECHL Carsen Twarynski Twarynski recorded his first career goal in the NHL Saturday night in Vancouver. The Flyers caught […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Weekly: Joel Farabee Shines in First Weekend with Phantoms"
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"
What a great time it is to be a hockey fan in the City of Brotherly Love! The Philadelphia Flyers get in a win in Prague, Czech Republic and get another at home to start the season undefeated. Now, it’s time to test their skill for the first time in the 2019-2020 season across the […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers vs Vancouver Canucks"
The Flyers are on the prowl, and what a hot start they have gotten off to this season. They currently sit with a record of 2-0 (One of 4 undefeated teams left), and the orange and black look continue their winning ways on this upcoming Western Canadian road swing. Without further delay, here are our […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Who takes the fall when Nolan Patrick returns?"
It took just two games for Flyers fans to embrace this young team. Gone are the slow starts, gone are excuses, gone is a team that skates flat-footed. A lot of credit has to be given to Alain Vigneault and his experienced coaching staff, as well as Carter Hart and team defense. Vigneault preached a […]Read more "There’s an exciting new buzz around the Philadelphia Flyers"
Finally, the Flyers have hit the ice once again in South Philadelphia. Hockey is alive and well throughout the region, as the proud orange-clad fans flooded the Wells Fargo Center for the home opener against their rivals in the New Jersey Devils. The Flyers came into the Devils on a high after defeating the Chicago […]Read more "Instant analysis: Carter Hart’s first career shutout lifts Flyers to 4-0 win over Devils"
The final cuts have come and gone. Youngsters made the team, others were sent up Route 476 to Allentown to play for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Everyone the Flyers placed on waivers made it through without a problem. Rosters are set for both the NHL & AHL, so what’s the problem? Samuel Morin. Still. Let’s […]Read more "Flyers’ Samuel Morin still sitting. Not good"
Finally, hockey is back home in South Philadelphia. The proud orange clad fans can’t wait to see their beloved Flyers take the ice in their home opener, in a rivalry game against the New Jersey Devils. Both teams split their season series last year, but the good thing is the Flyers are 28-17-6 all-time in […]Read more "Four Keys To A Successful Home Opener Against Wayne Simmonds And The Devils"