Suspending Flyers’ Gostisbehere Highlights NHL Nepotism

The NHL Player Safety committee has suspended the Philadelphia Flyers’ Shayne Gostisbehere for two games, highlighting leaguewide nepotism. As the Pittsburgh Penguins put the finishing touches on the Philadelphia Flyers, a moment of frustration sparked controversy throughout the league. Mark Friedman, formerly on the Flyers roster this season, was shoved from behind after scoring an […]

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Flyers are unable to make Brian Elliott’s 500th start a night to remember

The Philadelphia Flyers couldn’t execute in Brian Elliott‘s five-hundredth career start, losing to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Last night, the Philadelphia Flyers scored seven on the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tonight, the Penguins returned the favor. Through two periods, the Flyers battled the Penguins. They nearly tied the game on two occasions. Twice, Philadelphia trailed Pittsburgh by a […]

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The Lyon king: What we learned as the Flyers seal season-series against the Pens

Alex Lyon earns his first victory and Jakub Voracek reaches a new milestone as the Philadelphia Flyers defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 7-2. It is incredible what happens when the Philadelphia Flyers carry the puck into the offensive zone instead of routinely dump-and-chasing. Most of the seven goals scored against the Pittsburgh Penguins in tonight’s 7-2 […]

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Flyers Need to Reset Their Technique and Evolve Past Dump and Chase

The Philadelphia Flyers used the dump-and-chase method to limited success over the last decade. The philosophy needs a makeover. Possession is nine-tenths of the law. The influence to shift the paradigm is controlled by who possesses the power. Usually, to wield power, a complete evolution must happen. Previously, I criticized Michel Therrien in detail. His […]

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Instant analysis: Carter Hart to miss the rest of 2020-21 campaign with MCL sprain

It’s been a frustrating year for Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Carter Hart and it will ultimately end in very fitting fashion. The 22-year-old will miss the remainder of the season with an MCL sprain, the team announced on Thursday morning. Hart has been out of action since April 15th with a knee injury. This in itself […]

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Young guns give Flyers a silver-lining in otherwise frustrating loss to Devils

The Philadelphia Flyers lose to the New Jersey Devils, 6-4. Rookies contribute, providing hope as this season comes to a finish. For the second time this season, an opponent snapped a double-digit losing streak against the Philadelphia Flyers. It doesn’t get any more Philadelphia than that. First, the Buffalo Sabres end an eighteen-game losing streak […]

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Flyers will be keeping a close eye on their young guns in tonight’s clash with Devils

After the Philadelphia Flyers stole a victory in overtime on Sunday, can they take two against the New Jersey Devils tonight? Tonight is the second of a four-game series against the New Jersey Devils. Eight games remain in the 2020-2021 regular season, which half combats the Devils. Including tonight, there are four games left between […]

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