We’re officially less than 24-hours away from the Philadelphia Flyers’ first official playoff game since April 2018. Excitement is soaring through the roofs of houses across the city after the team rolled through the round-robin without suffering a single loss. Can they keep that up against a very aggressive Canadiens side? Only time will tell, […]Read more "AV and Flyers players scout the Canadiens ahead of playoff clash"
Zero. That’s the amount of goals the Flyers scored on the man-advantage during the round-robin. 11 attempts, no conversions, no excuses. A team that was 14th in the league on the powerplay during the regular season is reverting back to their old ways. Just in time for meaningful hockey. However, there’s reason for hope. The […]Read more "Montreal’s Penalty Kill is Just What the Flyers Powerplay Needs Right Now"
When it comes to the playoffs, you’re looking for stars for take over. For someone to step up under the brightest lights. Little did any of us know that it would be the Flyers’ depth stealing the show. If there’s one thing we learned throughout the Flyers’ three round-robin games, it’s that the team may […]Read more "Round-robin proved the Flyers have enough depth to go all the way"
It’s a long way to the top according to ACDC, but the Flyers made it in three games. Now, they’re set to take on the Montreal Canadiens in the first round of the official playoffs. Before all of that, the guys here dissect the Flyers/Bolts game from Saturday night, talk about some takeaways from the […]Read more "Pod Street Bullies Take in the View from the Top"
The Flyers come out of the round-robin undefeated and untainted as the undisputed #1 seed going into the Stanley Cup playoffs. This comes on the back of a dominant 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning, where once again, an unexpected hero emerged – Nic Aube-Kubel. This time, it was Nic Aube-Kubel. After spending five […]Read more "Aube-Kubel’s road to redemption has led to a playoff breakout for Flyers"
Take a moment to feel the shake. Though they are in Toronto, Canada, the fans in Philadelphia are buzzing. An overwhelming amount of experts did not think the Philadelphia Flyers would be a top-two seed in the Eastern Conference. When I gave my predictions, I felt the top seed in the Eastern Conference would come […]Read more "Flyers Strike For the Top Seed"
Following their victory against the Boston Bruins, the Philadelphia Flyers are on a path to improve their playoff seeding. With a win over the Washington Capitals, the Flyers jump from fourth seed in the Eastern Conference to second seed. Head coach, Alain Vigneault, decided to start Brian Elliott against the Capitals. Elliott was only one […]Read more "What we learned in the Flyers’ impressive win over Capitals"
The Philadelphia Flyers have found their soul again. A new regime under Alain Vigneault can be summarized in one simple statement: AV has rekindled a fire and style of play that was beginning to burn out in Philadelphia. Years of playoff heartbreak, goaltending carousels, and a youth infusion saw a physical style of hockey that […]Read more "Flyers finally have the missing piece to complete their physicality puzzle"
It’s September 24, 2018. The Flyers hold a press conference to unveil the wildly anticipated debut of their new mascot. Aside from those involved, nobody knows what to expect. Almost two years later, people still don’t know what to expect, honestly. The event commenced, and we were greeted with two words by the newest mascot […]Read more "Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery, Right Gritty?"
Depth is the key ingredient to a championship recipe. If one player gets injured, the question becomes, “who is the next man up?” Against the Boston Bruins, Jeremy Lauzon’s questionable hit on Michael Raffl cost the Philadelphia Flyers. Raffl, who was the offensive player of the game, crashed into the boards as his legs swept […]Read more "Flyers’ Joel Farabee to make playoff debut against Capitals"