The final cuts have come and gone. Youngsters made the team, others were sent up Route 476 to Allentown to play for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Everyone the Flyers placed on waivers made it through without a problem. Rosters are set for both the NHL & AHL, so what’s the problem? Samuel Morin. Still. Let’s […]Read more "Flyers’ Samuel Morin still sitting. Not good"
It’s been an interesting six years since the Flyers selected Samuel Morin with the 11th overall pick in the 2013 NHL draft. Injuries, demotions, promotions, you name it. Morin has been through the ringer in his 6 years with the organization. This year is going to be difficult for the big man. The Flyers currently […]Read more "Is Samuel Morin destined for Flyers purgatory?"
The boys are back in town! At least the rookies. It’s that time of the year again where we get to see the depth on display dressed in orange and black. On Wednesday, September 11th, the Philadelphia Flyers faced off against the New York Islanders in the 2019 Rookie Game live from the PPL Center […]Read more "The Flyers Can Be Confident In Their Rookies"
In this week’s “Flyers Prospects Mailbag”, we tackle topics that have not come up before. We take a look at the difference between playing the Canadian Hockey League and the NCAA, some more projections, a few prospects that are currently a bit overvalued, and prospects that will have an impact in Philadelphia or Lehigh Valley […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: Which prospects are overvalued?"
Have you ever seen that GIF where the boy has a stick and is pointing it at an object, telling it to do something? That is the current state of the Philadelphia Flyers. To put it bluntly, the orange and black are making a complete mess out of the 2018-19 season. Everyone thought a lightning […]Read more "It’s ‘Call-Up’ time for the Flyers, but which prospects have earned a nod?"
One of my favorite sayings about life, in general, is “hindsight is 20/20.” Most likely, you have heard this one before, but it means that it’s easy to determine the right thing to do after something has already happened. This old saying is the theme of this week’s Flyers Prospects Mailbag. Two of our questions involve […]Read more "Flyers Prospects Mailbag: Hindsight is 20/20"
Ever since the 2013 NHL Draft, the Flyers thought they had the next Chris Pronger in their pipeline. The hulking 6 foot 7 inch, 225 pound Samuel Morin of Lac-Beauport, Quebec, Canada came in with expectations as high as the sky, but was soon grounded by injuries. It’s been the story of his career thus […]Read more "Why the Flyers need to give Sam Morin the year off"
Lehigh Valley spent last weekend in Canada and experienced nothing but success. The Phantoms played Laval, Belleville, and Toronto in their respective arenas and reigned victorious in all three contests. Friday night’s game against the Laval Rocket needed overtime, but the wins obtained against the Senators and Marlies were quite decisive. The Phantoms now find […]Read more "Phantoms Focus: Flyers prospects taste nothing but success during Canada road trip"
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms played two games this week, embarking on a home-and-home series against the Binghamton Devils. The Phantoms traveled to Binghamton for their sixth-straight road contest to take on the Devils Friday night. Unfortunately, the team could not finish the job, losing Binghamton 4-3 in overtime. However, Lehigh Valley exacted their revenge Saturday […]Read more "Phantoms Focus: A look at Flyers prospects in home-and-home split with Binghamton"
Little did we all know, Donald Trump is a Philadelphia Flyers fan! Ok, he’s actually not, but what would his twitter look like if he was? Let’s take a look at some of Trump’s tweets about key moments so far for the Flyers season. –DISCLAIMER!!!- The contents of this article are in no way, shape, […]Read more "Trump Tweets: Philadelphia Flyers Edition"