Flyers Wasted Season and its Impact on the Players

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

Sean Couturier, His Next Deal & Comparables That May Help Set the Market

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

Why I Can’t Get Excited for Flyers Games Anymore This Season

Before you write this off as some disgruntled blogger just venting because he has a platform to do so, let me explain myself. Yes, I love the Philadelphia Flyers. I will always support the Flyers, through good times, bad times, and these times. That doesn't mean I'm excited to watch the product that they're putting … Continue reading Why I Can’t Get Excited for Flyers Games Anymore This Season

Grading Chuck Fletcher’s Moves at the NHL Trade Deadline

Three o'clock came and went, and Chuck Fletcher did just enough to have the Flyers faithful not call for an absolute boycott of the team. While it wasn't as flashy as many wanted, it got the ball rolling towards an offseason where turnover is iminent. Chuck made two trades and hashed out an extension Monday … Continue reading Grading Chuck Fletcher’s Moves at the NHL Trade Deadline

The Nolan Patrick Revenge Tour Eulogy

I was going to call this a moratorium but I needed to be honest. There's no suspension of activity, nor prohibition. This is something that, honestly, blew up on the launch pad. The "Nolan Patrick Revenge Tour" that many have dubbed this season never got off the ground. Sure, you can point to the first … Continue reading The Nolan Patrick Revenge Tour Eulogy

Chuck Fletcher, his track record, and how it impacts the Flyers right now

In his first full year as Flyers general manager, Chuck Fletcher was solid. Bringing in Matt Niskanen, Kevin Hayes, Justin Braun, and his deadline moves for Nate Thompson and Derek Grant helped get the Flyers into solid shape. If it weren't for the layoff due to COVID-19, the Flyers may have carried their momentum from … Continue reading Chuck Fletcher, his track record, and how it impacts the Flyers right now

Pod Street Pop-Off: What is this team?

I could start this Pod Street Pop-Off by telling you that it's all going to be fine. The Flyers will figure this out and get back to their winning ways. The fact is, I don't know if they will. I could also tell you that the bottom is falling out and the Flyers need a … Continue reading Pod Street Pop-Off: What is this team?

Flyers March on as things look worse and worse

There isn't much to say in regard to the month of March that hasn't been said already. It's been terrible, there's no two-ways around it. Anyone who tells you otherwise hasn't been watching the games, plain and simple. What's gone wrong? How can the Flyers be this bad after the first few months saw them … Continue reading Flyers March on as things look worse and worse

The Flyers are trending the right way in one area

On March 14th, the question was posed by Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia. "Are the Flyers trending the right way?" While met with some scrutiny, it was a valid question. The Flyers were coming off the heels of a 5-4 loss against the Washington Capitals and a 1-3-0 homestand. It seemed heinous to suggest … Continue reading The Flyers are trending the right way in one area

Flyers having a hard time holding onto momentum

Saturday nights postgame had an interesting tidbit of information come from long-time commentator Jim Jackson. Jackson noted that the Flyers have given scored and subsequently given up a goal two minutes later a dozen times. He hit the nail on the head with that statement. The Flyers have in fact given up a dozen goals … Continue reading Flyers having a hard time holding onto momentum