The Philadelphia Flyers coaching tree recently welcomed Ian Laperriere. Could Daniel Briere be the next hire to join Laperriere’s committee? Within the Philadelphia Flyers organization, the rumor mill is buzzing. Chaos reigns, especially as the NHL readies itself for the second offseason during the pandemic era. As one additional franchise arrives in the NHL, the […]Read more "Why Danny Briere is Unlikely to Join the Flyers Coaching Tree in 2021"
Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher stressed a “winning environment” is required to develop players. Ian Laperriere to the AHL could help prepare that culture. Developing players is one of the many combined tasks in creating a winning culture. Over the past decade, the Philadelphia Flyers have the same identity crisis. In and out of playoff contention, […]Read more "The method behind the Flyers recent coaching shakeup"
The Philadelphia Flyers pick thirteenth overall in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Here are four players they could target: Depending on the draft strategy, Chuck Fletcher has limited resources due to COVID regarding scouting. Inaccurate assessments and draft flaws could be more prevalent. A near mid-round draft pick isn’t a tight spot to be in, […]Read more "Four First Round Draft Targets for the Philadelphia Flyers in 2021"
The Philadelphia Flyers have a few big decisions to make that will dictate their 2021 NHL Entry Draft approach, starting before the expansion. We’re officially on the road to the NHL Expansion Draft. On Wednesday, the Seattle Kraken received their placement in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft in July. Now, their focus switches to thirty […]Read more "Flyers’ Offseason Decisions: The Expansion Defense"
Our Flyers writers look into their crystal balls to predict which player will be selected by the Kraken in next year’s expansion Draft. Ah, the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft. A moment in time where the NHL will welcome another major market while every other franchise, including the Philadelphia Flyers, take their arrival personally. The Seattle […]Read more "Flyers roundtable: Which player will the Kraken try to poach next year?"
We’re about two weeks away from the tentative beginning to the Philadelphia Flyers training camp for the 2020-2021 regular season. Over in the Seattle Kraken camp, it is business as usual as they dot the “i’s” and cross the “t’s” before their first official season. In the 2021 offseason, the Kraken will clash with every […]Read more "Which Flyers players will the Seattle Kraken draft next year?"
Heading into the 2020-2021 NHL regular season, the current offseason weighs heavily for all teams. Not only are NHL franchises trying to construct the best rosters to compete for the 2021 Stanley Cup, but they’re also planning for the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft. The Seattle Kraken will enter the fold and shake up the NHL […]Read more "The Flyers and The 2021 NHL Expansion Draft"
News broke Monday afternoon that the Flyers had signed restricted free agent Travis Sanheim to a two-year deal worth $6.5 million, making $3.25 million annually. A bridge deal, but nonetheless, a deal. The 6’3”, 181lb defender has a positive outlook for the future, and where this team is headed under General Manager Chuck Fletcher. “I’m […]Read more "Why Travis Sanheim’s Deal with the Flyers is Better than you think"
With the NHL Expansion Draft scheduled for Saturday June 20, 2017, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall will have his work cut out for him early in the off season. Each team will have two options for protecting forwards: 1. Seven forwards, three defenseman, and one goaltender 2. Eight skaters (forwards/defenseman), and one goaltender According to […]Read more "Flyers NHL Expansion Draft Preview: Forwards Edition"
With the NHL Expansion Draft getting closer and closer, this Part 2 of 3 segment will focus on the three defenseman for the Flyers that have a high likelihood of being protected. The expansion draft is slated to take place on Saturday June 20, 2017. Ron Hextall can only protect three defenseman and this can include some […]Read more "Flyers NHL Expansion Draft Preview: Defenseman Edition"