Chuck Fletcher made a bold moving up to grab Bobby Brink, AKA “The Hammer,” with the 34th overall pick of the 2019 NHL Draft, “I’m honored to join a classy, historic, organization,” Brink said, “These fans are so passionate, how can a person not be excited. It was a day I will remember for the […]Read more "Flyers prospect Bobby Brink is on the brink of something ‘special’"
Can Flyers hockey return already?! C’mon, as we continue to fight the dog days of Summer. Without further delay, here are our answers to your questions. The Flyers have the roster to compete with all teams throughout the Metropolitan Division. Finally, they have a Goaltender in Carter Hart, and Goaltending alone can take a team […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Will Provorov or Konecny hold out?"
When is Fletcher going to re-sign the remaining RFA’s in Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov? That seems to be the million dollar question echoing throughout the Philadelphia legion of fans right now. Let’s hope it’s sooner rather than later. Without further delay, here are our answers to your questions. Mikhail Vorobyev. Honestly, I just don’t see […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Can Carter Hart avoid a sophomore slump?"
The proud orange-clad fans were rejoicing throughout the streets of Vancouver following the draft. Well, let’s give them more to cheer about. Newly crowned General Manager Chuck Fletcher wanted to keep his young up and coming stars intact with the orange and black for years to come. He stayed true to his promise as the […]Read more "Why the Scott Laughton signing is so important for the Flyers"
The Flyers aren’t done with their general housekeeping just yet. It was announced today that Scott Laughton has agreed to a two-year extension with the team, keeping him on the team through the 2021 season. The former first-round pick had a career year in 2018, setting new highs in goals, (12), assists (20), and points […]Read more "Instant analysis: Scott Laughton signs two-year extension with Flyers"
Newly crowned, or not so newly crowned General Manager Chuck Fletcher cannot put down the phone this offseason. The Flyers had many holes to fill to hopefully become contenders once again, as well as some house cleaning of their own with RFA’s in Travis Sanheim, Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov, Scott Laughton, Justin Bailey, and Ryan […]Read more "Three potential targets for the Flyers using Fletcher’s opportunistic formula"
The free agency carousel is picking up speed. Philadelphia announced the signings of two more unrestricted free agents on Monday afternoon, here’s all you need to know. Chris Bigras (two-year, two-way contract) Bigras was allowed to walk out of the New York Rangers without an offer after becoming a reliable blueliner for their AHL affiliate […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers sign a further two unrestricted free agents"
Finally, from the Heavens, the Flyers have a Number One Goaltender in Carter Hart. When was the last time the orange and black knew who their starting Goaltender would be heading into the draft? “Finally it has happened to me right in front of my face, My feelings can’t describe it,” I’m literally singing this […]Read more "5 Backup Goaltending Possibilities For The Flyers"
Watching playoff hockey is tough this year. There is no pressure watching it this year with the Flyers missing the playoffs, your palms aren’t getting sweaty, your heart is beating out of your chest, you’re calm as a cucumber. Nevertheless, it’s tough watching playoff hockey this year because the orange and black aren’t in it. […]Read more "Flyers Weekly Mailbag: Free agency targets"
The Philadelphia Flyers wasted little time in appointing their new Head Coach to lead the franchise into the offseason and beyond. The team announced today that Alain Vigneault will replace Scott Gordon, becoming the 21st Head Coach in franchise history. “We are extremely excited to have Alain join this franchise and lead our team behind […]Read more "Instant analysis: Flyers announce the signing of their new Head Coach"