For all the knocks on Flyers’ new head coach Alain Vigneault, he has proven one thing: He has improved his new team every single time he took the helm. From Montreal in the late ’90s to the most recent New York Rangers, Vigneault has improved his team from the year prior. Let’s take a look […]Read more "Alain Vigneault’s First-Year Track Record Good News for Flyers"
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"
The timing has never been better for the Flyers to make a serious run at the Stanley Cup. Ron Hextall has spent half of a decade stockpiling prospects for the Flyers, and they are finally becoming of age, and ready to take the next step to the professional level. With a good mixture of youth […]Read more "Flyers Fleeing the Coup: Who’s out come the 2018-19 NHL season?"
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"
Coming into the season, Valtteri Filppula was going to be a key veteran piece for this young Flyers team. He would be an even bigger help for the Flyers young rookie center, Nolan Patrick. Filppula is a veteran of 13 NHL seasons and has played for 3 different teams, Detroit, Tampa, and currently Philadelphia. During […]Read more "Are the days of Flyers center Valtteri Filppula in Philadelphia Numbered?"
A couple weeks ago, I was on my way to shoot highlights at a high school football game. Just like any normal Friday night. I got an email from our station’s news director and it had a link that sent me to a White House website and told me I needed to register for credentials. […]Read more "The diary of a Flyers fan: What I learned from my day with The Stanley Cup, sort of."
The Flyers have 10 picks in this years NHL Draft, including two in the first round, No. 7 and No. 29. Following another frustrating year for the Broadstreet bullies, they need to draft and they need to draft big. So they may not pick up the next Sidney Crosby, but nor do they need too. […]Read more "Hextall regards draft as most important in years"
Last night was an emotional one for residents of Chicago as the Blackhawks lifted the Stanley Cup, but it was also emotional for Flyers fans. At last, former Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen lifted the coveted prize after seventeen years when The Blackhawks edged the Lightning, 2-0, bringing them their third cup in six years. He may have played […]Read more "Timonen to return to Flyers"