A new season of Flyers hockey is upon us, and with that brings some fresh new faces to the helm. Mike Yeo now leads a once stagnant penalty killing unit. Yeo underwhelmed for the Minnesota Wild, and ST. Louis Blues. However, Yeo has turned a bad Flyers penalty killing unit, into a force to be […]Read more "A new season means ‘a new hope’ for Flyers PK unit"
Finally, the Philadelphia Flyers will begin pounding the ice. It will be a feel-good season for the orange and black. More importantly, their proud orange-clad fans will have tons to cheer about. The words are coming out of my mouth from a famous singer Cece Peniston, “Finally it has happened to me right in front […]Read more "Lets Go Flyers: 2019-20 Season Preview And Predictions"
It’s no surprise that the Lehigh Valley Phantoms are set to ice a stellar squad of young, impressive talents. From Joel Farabee to Isaac Ratcliffe, the Phantoms will be packed to the gills with some fantastic prospects. Up around the top of that list sits Morgan Frost. Morgan Frost comes to the Phantoms via the […]Read more "Comparing Morgan Frost to Philadelphia Flyers Captain Claude Giroux"
This week on Pod Street Bullies, the guys discuss the rostered players and if they’re finding themselves on the hot seat or not entering the 2019/20 season. The guys also play a little word association with your words submitted through Twitter. Pod Street Bullies is the flagship Philadelphia Flyers podcast of Philadelphia Sports Network bringing […]Read more "LISTEN: Pod Street Bullies (A Flyers Podcast): The Hot Seat Special"
Let’s take a poll here. Raise your hand if you’ve ever yelled, “Shoot!” at Jakub Voracek when he gets a good look. Ok, now put them down. Now, raise your hand if you think Voracek doesn’t shoot enough. Keep them up during the length of time it takes you to read this article, because you […]Read more "Flyers Myth Busters: Does Jake Voracek need to shoot more?"
On this week’s episode of Pod Street Bullies, the guys delve into the top 5 goalies in Flyers history, along with busts and underrated netminders as well. The guys also give you their “Wait, What?!” segment of the week and answer your Twitter questions as well. Pod Street Bullies is the flagship Philadelphia Flyers podcast […]Read more "Pod Street Bullies: Flyers Five Series Ft. Goalies"
With the Flyers blueline taking shape, things are becoming pretty clear. What’s not so clear is the Flyers plans for oft-injured defenseman Samuel Morin. With eight defensemen assumedly on the roster at this point, where does Morin fit? Chances are, he doesn’t. It’s not the worst-case scenario. Too often, Morin has been sidelined with an […]Read more "Flyers Contingency Plan for the Blueline"
Tuesday afternoon saw news break of Nicolas Aube-Kubel re-signing with the Flyers. His contract is a two-way contract, worth $700,000 in the NHL and $85,000 in the AHL. On the surface, this deal makes total sense. Aube-Kubel is coming off a season where he played 54 AHL games and tallied 30 points. He was the […]Read more "Nicolas Aube-Kubel’s Organizational fit with Flyers"
Chuck Fletcher made a plethora of moves on the opening day of free agency this summer. Those moves didn’t necessarily move the needle. Instead, it bolstered an otherwise depleted Lehigh Valley Phantoms roster. The Phantoms started July 1st with 4 defensemen under contract. When the day ended, they had double that amount. Not only did […]Read more "Taking stock of the goalies in the Flyers farm system"
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"