It’s been a rollercoaster offseason for the Eagles. A quarterback factory, some hard goodbyes, and a total coaching staff overhaul have given Philadelphia a fresh makeover. There are still some big questions that need to be answered between now and the start of the season, however. Is there enough depth on the offensive line? The […]Read more "3 biggest questions still facing the Eagles after transformative offseason"
In a new series by Philly Sports Network, we will be looking at how each guy on the Flyers’ roster fairs against the round robin and qualifying teams. Each player will be evaluated based on their points per game, as well as other factors such as average time on ice and special teams production. We will be […]Read more "Flying High: Top Five Performers Against Carolina"
In a new series by Philly Sports Network, we will be looking at how each guy on the Flyers’ roster fairs against the round robin and qualifying teams. Each player will be evaluated based on their points per game, as well as other factors such as average time on ice and special teams production. We […]Read more "Flying High: Top Five Performers Against Tampa Bay"
There are an infinite number of reasons why hockey is the greatest sport on Earth. One of the most noteworthy, in my opinion, is that it is played in so many different places all over the world. The National Hockey League is made up of the very best hockey players from across the globe. At […]Read more "The 2020 Flyers All-American Team"
Carrying the correct depth players is crucial to achieving a deep playoff run. It’s no surprise that the teams with the deepest pools of talent across all positions are usually the ones to win championships. In the NHL, it’s specifically a trait for Stanley Cup champions. The playoffs are a time when depth players show […]Read more "Projecting the five players who will make the Flyers’ expanded playoff roster"
In the latest edition of Top Flyte, where Philly Sports Network brings you in-depth analysis of the greatest Philadelphia Flyers games of the 2019-20 season (in no particular order), we take a look at the October 9, 2019 matchup against the New Jersey Devils. This was the first meeting of the season between the Flyers […]Read more "Top Flyte: All Hart"
Ron Hextall’s fingerprints are still all over the Philadelphia Flyers. Look no further than the position that Hextall used to play when he dressed in orange and black. One season after the anomaly and horror of eight goaltenders being exhausted in 2018-2019, the Flyers solidified at the position. From Carter Hart to Alex Lyon, the […]Read more "Flyers goaltenders primed to shine in NHL playoffs"
As the Flyers begin preparing for training camp as a top four team in the East, many players can be credited for their success. However, one name that constantly gets overlooked is the $35 million man. Since his return to Philadelphia, James van Riemsdyk has been about as mediocre a player as you could imagine. […]Read more "James van Riemsdyk will be key to Flyers’ Playoff Success"
According to Larry Brooks of the New York Post, the Philadelphia Flyers will be in playoff action in a little over one month from now. The NHL GM’s had a meeting in which the following was concluded: A two-week training camp in respective hub cities will begin on July 23rd or 24th before playing one […]Read more "Instant analysis: NHL playoffs to begin on July 30th"
Over the last few prediction pieces, I’ve managed to narrow it down to the final four teams in this 24-team playoff format. After predicting the play-in, round-robin, quarter-final, and semi-final series, there are a couple of teams favorited to achieve a deep playoff run still in the mix. There are also a couple of surprise […]Read more "PSN Predicts the Playoffs: Eric’s Conference Finals and Stanley Cup Finals"