The Flyers concluded yesterday’s NHL Draft by picking up Connor McClennon in the sixth-round. While a late-round selection, there is every reason to be more than simply intrigued about McClennon’s skillset. Here is everything you need to know. At 5’8, 157 lbs McLennon plays on the right-wing and spent last year with the Winnipeg Ice […]Read more "Flyers may have a late-round steal in Connor McClennon"
The Flyers entered day two of the NHL Draft without a third-round pick due to last year’s Justin Braun trade. It was important that they made their fourth-round pick count, so they opted to do so by spending some extra capital in order to secure the services of Zayde Wisdom. Trading picks 116 and 147 […]Read more "Flyers rookie Zayde Wisdom is excited to become a ‘Broad street Bully’"
After a lot of speculation, the Flyers have selected defenseman Emil Andrae with their second-round pick. Here’s everything you need to know. At 5’9, 183 lbs, Andrae isn’t the mauling defenseman one would typically associate with the Flyers, but it would be foolish to disregard his talents due to his size. While he may be […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers select Emil Andrae with 54th overall pick"
The Flyers made big waves last night in selecting 18-year-old Tyson Foerster with the 23rd overall pick. Here’s everything you need to know about the young center. The player Tyson Foerster spent his time in the OHL with the Barrie Colts where he was predominantly used as a center. He tallied a whopping 80 total […]Read more "Why first-round pick Tyson Foerster is a perfect fit for the Flyers"
It’s the moment we have all been waiting for. The Philadelphia Flyers select Tyson Foerster with the 23rd overall pick in the first round. After the 2020 Stanley Cup playoff performance where the Flyers powerplay was abysmal, Foerster is a welcomed addition to provide a spark on special teams. Last season, Tyson Foerster spent time […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers Select Tyson Foerster In First Round"
We’re less than a week away from the 2020 NHL Draft! The landscape of many teams across the league will change as players will effectively be on the trading block, blockbuster trades will take place, and future superstars will be hand-selected by their new franchise. One team that’s among discussion of a potential draft-day move […]Read more "Philadelphia Flyers 2020 NHL Mock Draft 3.0: No Trades, Just Picks"
The NHL Draft is rapidly approaching and speculation is snowballing. The Philadelphia Flyers are coming off of a postseason heartbreak and will be looking to add some speed and sniping to their long-term plans. Currently picking 23rd in the Draft, there are several players that could entice the Flyers to climb the board – none […]Read more "Should the Flyers explore trading with the Jets to move up in the Draft"
The NHL Draft is rapidly approaching and there is plenty of speculation over how the Flyers should wade through uncharted waters. Picking 23rd in the first round of a draft heavily impacted by COVID-19, should the Flyers hit or stick with their pick? If they decide to draft a player, this class is extremely forward-heavy, […]Read more "Five first-round targets for the Philadelphia Flyers: Forwards edition"
On October 6th-7th, 2020, the NHL will host their 58th Entry Draft. For the Flyers, it’s all about making sure the new era continues the right way. The virtual draft will be the first of its kind throughout NHL history. Players born between January 1st, 2000, and September 15th, 2002, will be eligible for selection […]Read more "Flyers 2020 Mock Draft 2.0: Late Gems and Early Explosions"
In the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, the Philadelphia Flyers have seven draft picks. Their first will be the 25th overall pick in the first round. The 2020 NHL Entry Draft was scheduled to take place this weekend on June 26th-27th but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic back on March 25th. Under Chuck Fletcher […]Read more "2020 Flyers Mock Draft 1.0: The wind beneath our wings"