It’s been a hard-fought journey for Flyers Prospect Samuel Morin. If you want to get technical, it’s been a little bit over a nine-month journey that has consisted mostly of rehab. Back on May 9th of last year during a playoff game for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, Morin’s playoff run took a turn for the […]Read more "Flyers prospect Samuel Morin reflects on his highly anticipated return"
Speculation is running rampant, and rightfully so. The Flyers are in a precarious position, sitting just 6 points out of the last Eastern Conference wildcard spot. After a dreadful first half to the season, the Flyers seem to have righted the ship, but that shouldn’t skew general manager Chuck Fletcher’s frame of mind come the […]Read more "Ranking the Flyers players most likely to be dealt by NHL trade deadline"
A mere month and a half ago, December 17th, the Philadelphia Flyers were sitting in dead last in the Eastern Conference of the NHL. They had just lost their last 4 games in a row and were 3-8-3 over their last 14 games. Flyers fans were clamoring for change, and it came in a big […]Read more "Should the Flyers be buyers or sellers at this year’s trade deadline?"
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"
We are 24 days away from preseason hockey, and 25 from Flyers preseason hockey. Hang in there folks, the light at the end of the tunnel is getting closer by the day. An already long enough off season, lengthened by the excitement surrounding young players development and the signing of a scoring winger that this […]Read more "Five things to look forward to: Flyers Edition"
July 1st is less than a month away, and the Flyers have some change in their pocket to play with. Given the depth of this free agency class, the Flyers could come out of this offseason having nabbed a few solid players. The cream of the crop is obviously John Tavares and John Carlson, but […]Read more "The Blacklist: Six Free Agents the Flyers Should Avoid come July First"
It’s no secret by now that the Flyers have one of, if not the deepest pools of prospects in the league. Whether that can translate to the NHL level remains to be seen. Flyers General Manager Ron Hextall has been adamant about taking his time in developing these young potential stars, but fans are growing […]Read more "A closer look at the Lehigh Valley Phantom Players ready to make the jump to the Flyers"
Coming off the heels of a six game exit in the first round of the playoffs, the Flyers knew what they needed to work on, and so did their fans. Too many times did they witness the puck getting lost between Brandon Manning’s feet. Too many times did the fans see Radko Gudas make an […]Read more "Making the Case: Why Travis Sanheim and Philippe Myers will make the Flyers next season"
Almost five years ago, when Ron Hextall was only the “assistant” General Manager under Paul Holmgren, the Flyers took a hulking defenseman with the 11th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. That giant was Samuel Morin, and he was destined for big things. The six foot seven 22 year old is the biggest […]Read more "Rehabbing Samuel Morin should be at the top of the Flyers’ priority list this offseason"
Kids these days grow up so darn fast. That’s never been more evident than now when you take a look at the “kids” on the blue line in Philadelphia. Threee years ago, the Flyers fielded a blue line with the likes of Luke Schenn, Nicklas Grossmann, and Carlo Colaiacovo. Three years later, and here we […]Read more "The boys of the Flyers Blue Line are becoming men right before our eyes"