The Flyers looked incredibly comfortable deep into the first period of last night’s game against the Islanders. An early 3-0 lead set the tone for a team desperate to counter-punch, but as time went on, the foot came off the gas. New York forced their way back into the game, pushing it to overtime. The […]Read more "Philippe Myers continues to turn heads in Flyers’ playoff run"
Once down three games in this series, the Philadelphia Flyers are one game away from having the Boston Bruins face elimination. The Flyers have stared adversity in the eye all series long, whether it was the deficit they were in or the injuries they took on. Heading back to Philadelphia for game six, the Flyers […]Read more "Prior Flyers Game Sixes: 2010 vs Boston Bruins"
In the previous edition of Philly Sports Network’s “Flyers Check-In,” we caught up with Sean Couturier. Yesterday, Joel Farabee was featured on a conference call during the NHL 2019-2020 season pause. In his rookie season, Farabee is on the cusp of being a top ten scorer for the Philadelphia Flyers. The nineteen-year-old is the best […]Read more "Flyers’ Joel Farabee Reflects on his rookie season"
A heartfelt response Before answering a question about how the pausing of the league schedule has impacted his team, the Flyers GM took a moment to recognize the ridiculously tough work and tremendous efforts that all in the medical field are currently displaying. “Well before I answer that question, I want to acknowledge the obvious […]Read more "Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher provides updates on injuries, prospects & more"
Awarded annually to the NHL forward that demonstrates the most defensive skill is the Frank J. Selke Award. The Professional Hockey Writers’ Association vote in a poll after the NHL regular season. Over history, this trophy has been awarded 35 times to 23 different players. Most recently, Ryan O’Reilly of the St. Louis Blues earned […]Read more "5 Reasons Why Flyers’ Couturier Should Win Selke Award"
The Philadelphia Flyers’ nine-game winning streak came to an end last night in a 2-0 loss to the Boston Bruins at Wells Fargo Center. Tuukka Rask was a brick wall in net for the Bruins and recorded his 50th career NHL shutout with a 36- save performance. Carter Hart allowed two goals on 29 shots. […]Read more "Shayne Gostisbehere’s return was the Flyers’ silver lining in cloudy loss to Bruins"
The Philadelphia Flyers are RED HOT. There is absolutely no doubt about it. They are 15-4-1 in their last 20 games and have won the last eight in a row. The orange and black have battled their way up the grueling Metropolitan Division ladder in stunning fashion. They occupied a spot outside the Wild Card […]Read more "Four players who have sparked the Flyers’ emphatic winning streak"
The Flyers will be searching for their season-best ninth consecutive victory when they host the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday. After a dominating win Thursday night over the Hurricanes, the Flyers have now won eight straight, scoring at least four goals in each game. Game two of a three-game home skid will kick off Saturday night, […]Read more "Everything you need to know ahead of Flyers’ clash with struggling Sabres"
Live from the Wells Fargo Center, the Philadelphia Flyers played host to the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third meeting of four in the 2019-2020 season. Coming into the game, Claude Giroux was one powerplay assist from becoming the franchise leader. With a win, the Flyers would jump into third place in the Metropolitan Division, […]Read more "The Hat Trick: Flyers Squash the Blue Jackets"
This game was the equivalent of an existential crisis. The Philadelphia Flyers are no longer in a playoff spot. Going into last night, the Flyers were two points of jumping into third place in the Metropolitan Division. After a 5-0 thrashing from the last place in the Metropolitan Division New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia needs to […]Read more "The Hat Trick: What we learned in the most frustrating Flyers loss in forever"