On this week’s episode of Pod Street Bullies, the guys touch on the blueline and predict the pairings at the NHL level. They talk AHL defenseman and touch on the recent blueline signings as well. They answer your Twitter questions and give you their weekly “Wait, What!?” segment also. This podcast and previous episodes can […]Read more "LISTEN: Pod Street Bullies (A Flyers Podcast): Offseason Doldrums Pt. 2"
When is Fletcher going to re-sign the remaining RFA’s in Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov? That seems to be the million dollar question echoing throughout the Philadelphia legion of fans right now. Let’s hope it’s sooner rather than later. Without further delay, here are our answers to your questions. Mikhail Vorobyev. Honestly, I just don’t see […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Can Carter Hart avoid a sophomore slump?"
The proud orange-clad fans were rejoicing throughout the streets of Vancouver following the draft. Well, let’s give them more to cheer about. Newly crowned General Manager Chuck Fletcher wanted to keep his young up and coming stars intact with the orange and black for years to come. He stayed true to his promise as the […]Read more "Why the Scott Laughton signing is so important for the Flyers"
The Flyers aren’t done with their general housekeeping just yet. It was announced today that Scott Laughton has agreed to a two-year extension with the team, keeping him on the team through the 2021 season. The former first-round pick had a career year in 2018, setting new highs in goals, (12), assists (20), and points […]Read more "Instant analysis: Scott Laughton signs two-year extension with Flyers"
Paul Holmgren has stepped down from the role of Philadelphia Flyers Team President to take on the role of Senior Advisor to Dave Scott and Chuck Fletcher. This makes Holmgren the only person in Flyers history to be a player, assistant coach, head coach, general manager, and president in the organization. Now, answering to Fletcher […]Read more "Reliving the past to understand the new Flyers front office direction"
The Flyers announced today that senior executive Paul Holmgren will be taking on a new role as a Senior Advisor to Dave Scott, the CEO and Govener of the team, and Chuck Fletcher, the team’s general manager. Holmgren has been the Flyers president for the last five years and has spent a total of 40 […]Read more "Paul Holmgren takes on new role in Flyers front office"
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"
The free agency carousel is picking up speed. Philadelphia announced the signings of two more unrestricted free agents on Monday afternoon, here’s all you need to know. Chris Bigras (two-year, two-way contract) Bigras was allowed to walk out of the New York Rangers without an offer after becoming a reliable blueliner for their AHL affiliate […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers sign a further two unrestricted free agents"
When it comes to goaltending in Philadelphia, the conversation typically starts and stops with the name Carter Hart. This is understandable. After years of goalie woes, Hart is finally making goalie a strength for the Flyers. Although Hart is Philadelphia’s starting netminder for the foreseeable future, he’s not the only promising player between the pipes […]Read more "Felix Sandstrom: Flyers Future Backup"
Finally, from the Heavens, the Flyers have a Number One Goaltender in Carter Hart. When was the last time the orange and black knew who their starting Goaltender would be heading into the draft? “Finally it has happened to me right in front of my face, My feelings can’t describe it,” I’m literally singing this […]Read more "5 Backup Goaltending Possibilities For The Flyers"