In this week’s edition of “Flyers Prospects Mailbag,” we touch on goalie prospects, Matthew Strome, Yegor Zamula, and the ever-popular Morgan Frost and Joel Farabee. Let’s get this party started! The Flyers are certainly in unfamiliar territory with all of these quality goalie prospects in the system. They are also not used to having their […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: What is Yegor Zamula’s Ceiling?"
This past Wednesday, the Ottawa 67’s defeated the Hamilton Bulldogs 7-2 to complete a four-game sweep in round one of the OHL playoff. As the Bulldogs 208-19 campaign came to an end, so did the OHL career of Flyers prospect Matthew Strome. The youngest Strome brother began his Ontario Hockey League career in 2015 when […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Watch: Revisiting Matthew Strome’s OHL Career"
According to Merriam-Webster, a stigma is defined as, “a mark of shame or discredit.” Though categorizing it as “a mark of shame” comes of a bit dramatic, poor skating ability is a stigma that has followed Matthew Strome since before he was drafted. The former Philadelphia Flyers fourth-round pick is gifted with incredible offensive skill. […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Watch: Matthew Strome is the Real Deal"
The 2018-19 season is a lost cause for the Philadelphia Flyers. For a fanbase expecting to experience a step forward this year, the failure of this campaign is tough to swallow. However, it is a reality and General Manager, Chuck Fletcher, needs to shift his focus to the future. When Flyers fans hear the phrase […]Read more "Three Expendable Prospects in the Flyers Farm System"
A silent guardian. A watchful protector. An orange and black knight. Ron Hextall came back to the Flyers organization with a plan: build from the bottom up, and thrive down the road. He was focused on building a dynasty for years to come. He had his vision in mind, and was ready to carry it […]Read more "Ron Hextall: The hero the Flyers deserve, but not the one it needs"
In the inaugural edition of “Flyers Prospects Mailbag”, we tackle questions regarding Wyatte Wylie, German Rubtsov, Matthew Strome, and the penalty kill. Let’s get right to it, shall we? Kinda excited about Wyatt Wylie. Like to hear more about him and his progress — Shayne Moon (@smoon_shayne) November 3, 2018 I am very high on […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: Can future stars fix the Penalty Kill?"
When it comes to Philadelphia Flyers prospects playing in the Ontario Hockey League, two names are always the first to come to mind. On one hand, you have Morgan Frost, the former first-round pick who always seems to be putting on a scoring clinic. On the other hand, you have Isaac Ratcliffe, the 6’6″ forward […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Watch: Matthew Strome continuing to strive offensively"
Philadelphia is all about the process. The 76ers trusted that process, and now they’re set up for post-season success with guys like Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid leading the way. The Phillies are teetering on the brink of a playoff spot, albeit early on in the season. The Eagles just won a Super Bowl. Someone […]Read more "It’s time for Flyers fans to trust Hextall’s process"
In this week’s prospect update, we look at the Flyers prospects in the OHL. Morgan Frost Morgan Frost has continued his emergence to the top of the OHL scoring leaders with another impressive week. Frost contributed a multi-point performance in each of Sault Ste. Marie’s 3 games last week. On Wednesday, Frost added two […]Read more "Flyers Prospect Update : Morgan Frost is tearing up the OHL"
Since the 2017 NHL Draft has concluded, the Philadelphia Flyers have been rocking and rolling. Yesterday, they made qualifying offers to seven Restricted Free Agents that are key pieces of their future. Some are currently at the NHL level, and some are still down on the farm. The historic 2017 NHL Draft will never get […]Read more "Getting to know this year’s Flyers Draft Class part 2: Hextall Did His Homework"