Seven years. It’s been seven years, and Flyers fan Candice Smith is still in search of a living donor. Candice has been living with kidney disease for some time now, and is awaiting a new kidney through a living donor program. This whole process started June 24, 1999, two weeks after Candice graduated high school. […]Read more "Candice Smith & her Search for a Kidney"
Trailing the Washington Capitals by a handful of points for the first place spot in the NHL Metropolitan Division standings, the Philadelphia Flyers hosted the San Jose Sharks. The Sharks, who are near the very bottom of the NHL Pacific Division, have been a tough opponent for the Flyers in the last few seasons. After […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers Attack the Sharks"
One day after the NHL Trade Deadline, the Philadelphia Flyers will host the San Jose Sharks at the Wells Fargo Center. Both new acquisitions, Nate Thompson and Derek Grant, will be in Philadelphia tonight. After trading some later round picks for veteran rentals, the Flyers are moving towards a playoff push. Alain Vigneault and Chuck […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers vs San Jose Sharks"
Onward to trade number two for the Philadelphia Flyers, Derek Grant has been acquired from the Anaheim Ducks for Kyle Criscuolo and a 2020 fourth-round pick. This is the second move during the NHL Trade Deadline for the Flyers after trading a 2021 fifth-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens for Nate Thompson. With the Lehigh […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers Trade for Derek Grant"
On the day of the NHL trade deadline, the Philadelphia Flyers have sent 2021 fifth-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens for a center, Nate Thompson. His current contract expires at the end of this season, so this was a trade specifically for depth in a playoff push for the rest of the season. A fifth-round […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Flyers Trade for Nate Thompson"
In the start of a weekly column, we are going to catch up on everything Flyers. From scoring streaks, call-ups, and bad performances, to special teams, coaching, and recent play. Top Performers of the Week So far this week, the Flyers have played two games, both coming against Metropolitan Division rivals, the Columbus Blue Jackets. […]Read more "The Flyeround – Goalies, Streaks, & Special Teams"
For the first time in franchise history, the Philadelphia Flyers have completed the season sweep of the Columbus Blue Jackets. In part two of the back-to-back games against the Blue Jackets this week, the Flyers once again pick up the win with some new faces on the ice. Brian Elliott would start in the net […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers Sweep the Blue Jackets"
Tonight is the final meeting between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Columbus Blue Jackets as the Flyers travel to Columbus. The Blue Jackets were on the losing end of a 5-1 result in Philadelphia on Tuesday. A rematch in back-to-back games gives the chance for Columbus to either soften the blow of that loss to […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers at Columbus Blue Jackets"
In what many fans originally thought was a trade announcement, the Flyers announced a roster move Thursday morning: The last time Ghost was in the AHL was the 2015-2016 season. In total, he played a mere 21 games but picked up 15 total points. However, it’s not the point production that would be the reason […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Shayne Gostibehere Sent to Phantoms"
The NHL trade deadline (Monday, February 24th) is rapidly approaching and the playoffs are set to commence in early April. As two of the most critical time periods on the 2019-20 NHL calendar draw near, how will things shake out in the next few months for the Philadelphia Flyers? The Flyers’ American Hockey League affiliate, […]Read more "Phantoms Play Important Role for Flyers as Trade Deadline, Playoffs Approach"