It’s been a bumpy two years or so for Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere. Ever since his astonishing 65-point campaign in 2017-18, Ghost has bumped every branch on the way down, slowly falling from the dizzying heights he’d reached, bringing a hefty six-year, $27 million contract with him. Are the Flyers ready to give him one […]Read more "What does the future hold for Shayne Gostisbehere?"
With Flyers fans, the term “enough” rarely means the same across the board. Chuck Fletcher could go out and turn the top-nine into a lethal force, and fans would still loathe the fact that he neglected the fourth line. He could have landed Alex Pietrangelo, now with the Vegas Golden Knights, and a portion of […]Read more "Has Chuck Fletcher Done Enough This Offseason?"
The guys dissect the new moves made on the Flyers blueline. They also touch on yet another scrimmage for Nolan Patrick, and what the forward group could look like for the 2020/21 season. All that and more in the latest episode of the Pod Street Bullies! Be sure to check us out on Twitter @PodSTBullies, […]Read more "Pod Street Bullies Break Down The Blue Line Battle"
It’s always good to kickstart the weekend with some good news and the Flyers delivered exactly that this evening. Nolan Patrick has signed his qualifying offer, meaning he’ll spend at least one more year in Philadelphia. The 22-year-old is still technically on injured reserve, meaning that his new cap hit of $847,125 won’t take hold […]Read more "What Nolan Patrick accepting his qualifying offer means for the Flyers"
Throughout the offseason so far, all attention has been placed squarely on the defense and how it might look next season. The forwards look to remain mostly the same, with the only additions coming from within the Philadelphia Flyers system. Before the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, the Flyers’ goaltending situation was completely solved with Brian […]Read more "How will the Flyers defense look in 2020-2021?"
Erik Gustafsson signed a one-year, $3mil contract on Monday to join the Philadelphia Flyers for the 2020-2021 season. If you thought to yourself, “he’s back?” you wouldn’t be wrong for having a good memory when it comes to names. There are two Erik Gustafsson’s who, at this point, managed to play for the Flyers. As […]Read more "How much of a defensive upgrade is Erik Gustafsson for the Flyers?"
The Flyers made an under-the-radar free agent signing this week. They brought in the services of 28-year-old defenseman Erik Gustafsson to the City of Brotherly Love. After a slightly bumpy year, the former fourth-round pick is ready to rekindle a fire that once burned bright. He spoke with reporters on Tuesday about the move to […]Read more "Erik Gustafsson is already putting in work with new a Flyers teammate"
On this week’s show, the guys start with the Niskanen retirement news and discuss whether the Justin Braun signing was a panic move or not. They jump to free agency, the rumors, and lack of action thus far. Then, it’s John’s specialty! We talk the NHL draft and whether the Flyers got it right with […]Read more "Pod Street Bullies Talk Draft, Free Agency, & More"
The Flyers have been relatively quiet in free agency so far, but they made a minor splash on Monday by bolstering their blueline. The team signed free agent Erik Gustafsson to a one-year deal worth $3M. Here’s everything you need to know. What Gustafsson brings to the Flyers Formerly a fourth-round pick of the Oilers […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers bolster blue line with Erik Gustafsson"
In what’s expected to be a quiet free agency period for the Flyers, the team has reportedly made its first under-the-radar free-agent signing of the window. Derrick Pouliot is the man in question, signed to a 1-year 2-way deal. The 26-year-old was formerly a first-round pick of the Penguins back in 2012 but has bumped […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers sign Derrick Pouliot to a one-year deal"