The Flyers looked incredibly comfortable deep into the first period of last night’s game against the Islanders. An early 3-0 lead set the tone for a team desperate to counter-punch, but as time went on, the foot came off the gas. New York forced their way back into the game, pushing it to overtime. The […]Read more "Philippe Myers continues to turn heads in Flyers’ playoff run"
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"
Originally, the 2020 NHL Entry Draft was scheduled to take place on June 26th and 27th, 2020. The Bell Centre would have been the site where a new fraternity of NHL players would have been drafted. Due to COVID19, the 2020 NHL Entry Draft is currently postponed. When a new date is confirmed, the format […]Read more "5 Flyers First-Round Prospects 2.0"
In the previous edition of Philly Sports Network’s “Flyers Check-In,” we caught up with Sean Couturier. Yesterday, Joel Farabee was featured on a conference call during the NHL 2019-2020 season pause. In his rookie season, Farabee is on the cusp of being a top ten scorer for the Philadelphia Flyers. The nineteen-year-old is the best […]Read more "Flyers’ Joel Farabee Reflects on his rookie season"
After four seasons at Western Michigan University, right-winger Wade Allison has signed an entry-level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers. “The Professor,” in the 2020-2021 season will be on the same AHL roster with David Kase and Maksim Sushko with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Allison played 26 games this season and scored 23 points. It was […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Wade Allison Signs Flyers ELC"
After four seasons of college hockey at Ohio State University, Tanner Laczynski has signed a two-year entry-level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers. Headed into the 2020-2021 season, he will be on the same AHL roster with Morgan Frost and German Rubtsov in Lehigh Valley. Laczynski played 36 games this season tallying 34 points. This was […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Tanner Laczynski Signs Flyers ELC"
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms are unique in terms of their captainship. They carry three captains and those players rotate who wears the, “C,” in every game. However, these players are all new faces to the PPL Center. In a recent discussion with my PSN colleagues, we realized there are also a few additional leaders who […]Read more "From the Glass: Phantoms have leaders in every position"
It did not take long for a Philadelphia Flyers prospect to make an impact at the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship. Representing Team Russia, Yegor Zamula recorded two goals in the opening game against the host country, the Czech Republic. Unfortunately, Russia could not capitalize on Zamula’s strong outing, losing in upset fashion, 4-3. Zamula’s […]Read more "Yegor Zamula Shines in WJC Opener"
The game of hockey is constantly evolving. Once upon a time, NHL defensemen got away with playing good defense and little to no offense. Then, these “diamonds in the rough” known as offensive-defensemen began to show up. Now, it’s almost impossible to maintain your job in the NHL as a defenseman if you can not […]Read more "Flyers Farm Flush with Blueline Point Production"
Over the past few years, the Philadelphia Flyers are used to having a plethora of prospects at the World Junior Championships. This year, the number is a little less overwhelming; however, the quality of players that are attending is strong. All four Flyers prospects, Cam York, Bobby Brink, Yegor Zamula, and Adam Ginning, should make […]Read more "2020 World Junior Championships: Expectations for Each Flyers Prospect"