2020 was always going to be a quieter offseason for the Flyers, at least in comparison to the whirlwind we saw in the year beforehand. After deciding to turn a new leaf and appoint Alain Vigneault as the Head Coach of the team, Chuck Fletcher sought to merge the visions of he and his new […]Read more "The Flyers offseason has been quiet and that’s okay"
The Flyers made an under-the-radar free agent signing this week. They brought in the services of 28-year-old defenseman Erik Gustafsson to the City of Brotherly Love. After a slightly bumpy year, the former fourth-round pick is ready to rekindle a fire that once burned bright. He spoke with reporters on Tuesday about the move to […]Read more "Erik Gustafsson is already putting in work with new a Flyers teammate"
The Flyers have been relatively quiet in free agency so far, but they made a minor splash on Monday by bolstering their blueline. The team signed free agent Erik Gustafsson to a one-year deal worth $3M. Here’s everything you need to know. What Gustafsson brings to the Flyers Formerly a fourth-round pick of the Oilers […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers bolster blue line with Erik Gustafsson"
In what’s expected to be a quiet free agency period for the Flyers, the team has reportedly made its first under-the-radar free-agent signing of the window. Derrick Pouliot is the man in question, signed to a 1-year 2-way deal. The 26-year-old was formerly a first-round pick of the Penguins back in 2012 but has bumped […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers sign Derrick Pouliot to a one-year deal"
The NHL Draft is already behind us and the Flyers come away from it with five new prospects to develop. However, the offseason is only just beginning. Free agency opened its gates today, leaving many to question exactly how aggressive the Flyers will be. One year ago, Philadelphia was a prominent player before the green […]Read more "How active will the Flyers be during free agency?"
After taking a look at the restricted free agents, it’s time to focus on some of the tougher decisions the Flyers will have to make. They have 10 unrestricted free agents to negotiate with and not a lot of cap space ($7M) at their disposal. Who should the Flyers bring back? Justin Braun The addition […]Read more "Stay or go? Evaluating the Flyers unrestricted free agents: Part 1"
The Flyers made their first move of the free agency period this week by re-signing RFA Nicholas Aube-Kubel to a new deal. The team now head into the offseason with around $8M in cap space, without looking at the contracts from the unrestricted pool of free agents they have to consider. There are several restricted […]Read more "Stay or go? Evaluating the Flyers restricted free agents"
The Philadelphia Flyers have kickstarted their preparations for next season by signing an emerging talent to a contract extension. 24-year-old Right wing Nicholas Aube-Kubel is the man in question. Here’s everything you need to know. The deal is set to to have an annual average value of $1.075M, running through the 2021-22 season. After making […]Read more "Flyers sign Nicholas Aube-Kubel to two-year contract extension"
Newly crowned, or not so newly crowned General Manager Chuck Fletcher cannot put down the phone this offseason. The Flyers had many holes to fill to hopefully become contenders once again, as well as some house cleaning of their own with RFA’s in Travis Sanheim, Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov, Scott Laughton, Justin Bailey, and Ryan […]Read more "Three potential targets for the Flyers using Fletcher’s opportunistic formula"
It’s safe to say the Flyers aren’t content with where they’re at 39 games into the 2018-2019 season. They sit dead last in the Metropolitan Division with a total of 35 points, and second to last in the Eastern Conference. Only the Ottawa Senators (34) have less points than the Flyers. It’s clearly time to […]Read more "It’s time for Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher to make a move"