The Flyers have a dilemma. A good one, to be honest. They have three defensemen battling for two spots, and they’re all playing pretty decent at the moment. This isn’t like the beginning of the 2017/18 season when Travis Sanheim, Robert Hagg, and Samuel Morin were battling it out. This still involves Hagg, but enter […]Read more "Flyers Blueline Bustle: Three Guys, Two Spots, One Solution"
Winners of four of their last five games, the Philadelphia Flyers host the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight. Over this season, the Flyers have been one of the better teams to play on home ice. Recently, they’ve turned over that home-ice success to the road to finish strong in November. December is the season for giving […]Read more "Spying on the Saboteur: Philadelphia Flyers vs Toronto Maple Leafs"
Welcome back to the special teams breakdown you didn’t think you needed, but you’re glad you got it anyway! This time around, we’re talking the powerplay, and how Alain Vigneault and Michel Therrien have turned the unit around. The powerplay was flirting around last place for a majority of the 2018/19 season, and finished close […]Read more "Then & Now: The Philadelphia Flyers PowerPlay"
What a difference a year makes, right? This time last year, Flyers fans were as disgruntled as ever, dealing with a putrid special teams. The penalty kill had more holes than a mini-golf course. 27 games into the season, the Flyers PK was hardly a factor. Under Dave Hakstol, the Flyers played a lackadaisical style […]Read more "Then & Now: The Philadelphia Flyers Penalty Kill"
What a couple of months it has been for the Flyers. The ups, the downs, and everything in between. Starting the season off on the right foot, albeit in Prague, then dropping four in a row to Western Conference foe. Riding through the lows of October, and coasting through November with a 10-2-4 record. The […]Read more "A Tale of Two Months: Flyers Goalies"
The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Canadians Saturday night with a score of 4-3. The overtime win symbolized the month full of magic for the orange and black, as Provorov capped the win with a between-the-legs dangle. Mo-vember Magic Back on Oct. 29th, the Philadelphia Flyers faced off against the Pittsburgh Penguins in their final game […]Read more "Provorov’s filthy goal caps off Flyers’ magical November"
Once again the Flyers are trying to become a consistent hockey team in 2018-19. However, after a 2-3 start to the new season, they have been anything but. The Penalty Kill remains a work in progress, but the Power Play has to be better. There is a young player that is playing his butt off […]Read more "Is Scott Laughton the Flyers’ most improved player so far?"
Michael Lombardi has over 30 years of NFL experience and 3 Super Bowl rings to his name. A former Eagles employee himself, the author of ‘Gridiron Genius’ made some controversial comments on Doug Pederson this time one year ago. Has his perception changed? We find out that and so much more in this very special […]Read more "LISTEN: Michael Lombardi talks Pederson, analytics and the future of the Philadelphia Eagles"