The Flyers’ red-hot 2020 season has been a rollercoaster ride from start to finish. With the encore about to resume, it’s easy to forget about the progress of guys swimming beneath the surface. One player who took a giant leap this season was 2018 first-round pick Joel Farabee. The Flyers called him up on October […]Read more "Flyers’ Joel Farabee looking to make the most of round-robin games"
In the start of a weekly column, we are going to catch up on everything Flyers. From scoring streaks, call-ups, and bad performances, to special teams, coaching, and recent play. Top Performers of the Week So far this week, the Flyers have played two games, both coming against Metropolitan Division rivals, the Columbus Blue Jackets. […]Read more "The Flyeround – Goalies, Streaks, & Special Teams"
The NHL trade deadline (Monday, February 24th) is rapidly approaching and the playoffs are set to commence in early April. As two of the most critical time periods on the 2019-20 NHL calendar draw near, how will things shake out in the next few months for the Philadelphia Flyers? The Flyers’ American Hockey League affiliate, […]Read more "Phantoms Play Important Role for Flyers as Trade Deadline, Playoffs Approach"
Many knew this type of move was coming, heading into the week-long All-Star break. The Flyers announced a trio of loans Wednesday morning, sending two forwards and a goalie back to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. This is a smart move. For the younger players, it gives them a chance to get back in the lineup […]Read more "Flyers Loan Three Players to Lehigh Valley Ahead of All-Star Break"
Saturday afternoon, ahead of the Flyers game against the Los Angeles Kings, the Flyers made a roster move on the blue line. With news that Justin Braun would be re-joining the club, Philadelphia loaned Mark Friedman back to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The Lehigh Valley Phantoms get back one of their longest tenured players in […]Read more "Defenseman Mark Friedman Loaned to Lehigh Valley"
On this week’s Pod Street Prospects, the guys run through the goalie prospects the Flyers have in the system. They discuss each prospect, and decide where they may end up next season. Pod Street Prospects is an extension of the Pod Street Bullies podcast, run by the dynamic duo of Derrik Bobb & John Gove. […]Read more "Pod Street Prospects – The Goalies"
Wednesday afternoon, awaiting the Carter Hart update, we got a bit of foreshadowing. With the question looming over Hart’s health, the Flyers re-called Phantoms goaltender Alex Lyon. To accommodate the cap space, they also loaned forward Joel Farabee to the Phantoms. The move makes complete sense, given Farabee’s slide in ice time recently, and the […]Read more "Alex Lyon Re-Called, Joel Farabee Loaned to Lehigh Valley"
In this episode, the guys discuss the precarious position the Flyers are in regarding their cap situation. They touch on what the Flyers should do with Joel Farabee, and discuss the need for a scoring winger. Pod Street Bullies is the flagship Philadelphia Flyers podcast of Philadelphia Sports Network bringing you unmatched analysis and humor. […]Read more "Pod Street Bullies: The Duo Does Cap Hell"
As the Flyers took the ice for practice this afternoon, all seemed well. The Flyers came back from being down three goals against Boston and won in a shootout. They’ve taken two of three games from top performers in the Eastern Conference. Philadelphia was flying pretty high heading into Tuesday afternoon. Then this happened. This […]Read more "Potential Injury to Hart puts Flyers in Bigger Bind"
The NHL fourth line. The line that’s put out to grind down your opponent. Often referred to as the “energy line,” fourth liners are full of piss and vinegar, ready to grind and bring an energy boost to the rest of the team. They do that through their style of play. Of course, the fourth […]Read more "Fourth-Line Farabee: Why This Shouldn’t be Happening"