Hey now! The Flyers had a solid regulation win against the 2nd place Caps last night with a 4-2 victory. The Flyers looked…good. They controlled the pace of play, Elliott made some solid saves, they were defensively sound, and their breakouts looked solid. Yes, the Capitals were without five regular players including Alex Ovechkin – … Continue reading Flyers/Capitals 3 Storylines: Starting to play like a team
It took 52 games, but the Flyers finally played the style of game everyone expected from them this season. A 7-2 Pride Night victory doesn’t forgive the mental anguish that the Flyers Nation has gone through this season, but enjoy it! The Flyers beat the Penguins. Drink it in. Appreciate the goals. Love the 200ft … Continue reading Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: What. Was. That!?
The Flyers dropped another one to the Devils on Saturday night to complete an embarrassing and lackluster 1-3 series against the rookie-heavy Devils Sadly, the only consistency in the Flyers season has been the recipe in which they lose: Slow startsUntimely penaltiesTerrible PKQuestionable goaltendingLate push that falls short Mix. Bake. Force-feed to the fanbase night … Continue reading Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: Still with this season??
The Flyers pulled off a shootout win on Sunday night against the Devils. Did they deserve the win based on the 60-min body of work? Even the Fresh Prince agrees Absolutely not. But hockey is a game of momentum and confidence, both of which swung in the Flyers' favor for about 90-seconds. Captain Claude Giroux … Continue reading Flyers/Devils 3 Storylines: Can we get some offense up in here?
Just when you thought it couldn’t get any more intense than the battle for first with the Caps and Isles…here comes skirmish-for-sixth between the Flyers and Devils. The Flyers and Devils will travel the turnpike and will collide with the force of a used Prius and a Barbie Power-Wheel wrangler. ALL.WEEK.LONG! Both teams have had … Continue reading Flyers/Devils 3 Storylines: The game EVERYONE will be tuning into
This season has been a disappointment, there's no two-ways about it. The Flyers were supposed to build off of their achievements from last year and get over that second-round hump. They're on the cusp of being eliminated from playoff contention currently, so it looks like that just won't happen. It doesn't take a PhD to … Continue reading Flyers Wasted Season and its Impact on the Players
The Flyers earned a solid 3-2 regulation win on Thursday night against the Rangers. What does that do for the standings? Don’t do that to yourself…just enjoy the win. Brian Elliott played a great game and kept the rusty Flyers in the hunt while they caught their legs and timing after a three-day hiatus. JVR netted … Continue reading Flyers/Rangers 3 Storylines: Finish him!
I think everyone - players, coaches, and especially fans, needed a few days off from hockey. It has been oddly pleasant. Flyers Fans This Week The Flyers dropped a very hard-fought and defensively sounds 1-0 game to the Islanders on Sunday. In extra time, yet again. To rub salt into the loss, the Islanders game … Continue reading Flyers/Rangers 3 Storylines: Practice makes…?
Three days with no Flyers games and the imagination starts running wild... Who are some of the legendary former Flyers who could have helped this existing roster become a contender? We explored some dream players that could have saved this nightmare season. Chris Pronger I still have nightmares of the stick-to-the-eye that ended Pronger's career … Continue reading Legendary Flyers Who Could Have Straightened the ’21 Team Out
It's an interesting time in terms of the Flyers and their situation in regards to on-ice play and their cap situation. The Flyers shed a little bit of cap space at the trade deadline after shipping out Michael Raffl and Erik Gustafsson V.2. They then used some of it to re-sign Scott Laughton to his … Continue reading Sean Couturier, His Next Deal & Comparables That May Help Set the Market