Thursday night the Flyers traveled to the windy city to take on the Chicago Blackhawks. This was the second meeting of the season between the two. What is interesting is that since these two teams have met in Prague, they each played six games. Chicago had six home games. The Flyers did not. They had […]Read more "Three takeaways from the Flyers win over the Blackhawks"
New coach, new system, and a bunch of new line combinations. Alain Vigneault is still getting his feet wet with this team. By doing so, fans are seeing a lot of names spread throughout the lineup. Bottom six guys in and out of the lineup, top 6 guys jumbled around, even defensive pairings aren’t immune […]Read more "Flyers Forward Lines Far From Set"
It took just two games for Flyers fans to embrace this young team. Gone are the slow starts, gone are excuses, gone is a team that skates flat-footed. A lot of credit has to be given to Alain Vigneault and his experienced coaching staff, as well as Carter Hart and team defense. Vigneault preached a […]Read more "There’s an exciting new buzz around the Philadelphia Flyers"
“1, 2, 3, 4” isn’t just a part of “Knock Knock” by Mac Miller heard in Philadelphia after a Flyers victory. It resembles the Philadelphia Flyers offense exactly in their home opener at the Wells Fargo Center against the visiting New Jersey Devils. The Flyers cracked Cory Schneider’s code in the second period and continued […]Read more "The Hat Trick: How Hart & the Flyers shutout the Devils"
New players, new coaches, and a new identity. It’s been an offseason of change for the Philadelphia Flyers but the whirlwind ripped through with one aim in mind – to make sure it’s the last time this needs to happen, for a long time. The same can be said for Kevin Hayes. After spending five […]Read more "Kevin Hayes is all-in on driving the Flyers back to where they belong"
On Saturday, September 21st, something had to give for one of these franchises in the preseason as the New York Rangers visited the Wells Fargo Center to face the Philadelphia Flyers. Going into this game, both of these teams had yet to win a game in the preseason. Coming off the heels of a 3-1 […]Read more "Three things we learned about the Flyers in 4-1 preseason win over Rangers"
Hockey was back in Philadelphia Monday night and Flyers fans couldn’t have been happier. The Orange and Black took to the ice for the first time in a while as they hosted the New York Islanders in a preseason tilt. Unfortunately, things didn’t go exactly the way the Flyers wanted them too. The Orange and […]Read more "Kevin Hayes makes strong first impression in Flyers preseason opener"
It is great when Philadelphia gets to host one of the NCAA marquee events. That is what happened in 2014 when the NCAA Hockey Frozen Four made their debut in the city of Philadelphia at the Wells Fargo Center. In 2019, it would mark five years since that event took place. Let’s take a look […]Read more "A Look Back at 2014 NCAA Frozen Four in Philadelphia"
It’s no secret that the penalty kill units for the Flyers were pretty horrid this past season. They finished 26th out of 31 NHL teams, sometimes flirting with the bottom of the league in that category. When you dig a little deeper, you see just how bad these units really performed. The Flyers allowed 237 […]Read more "An Early Look at the Flyers Penalty Kill"
For all the knocks on Flyers’ new head coach Alain Vigneault, he has proven one thing: He has improved his new team every single time he took the helm. From Montreal in the late ’90s to the most recent New York Rangers, Vigneault has improved his team from the year prior. Let’s take a look […]Read more "Alain Vigneault’s First-Year Track Record Good News for Flyers"