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

Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Optimism is a fickle beast

It took eight games, but the Flyers finally got a regulation 3-2 win against the Bruins on Saturday afternoon.  A hard fought, tight-checking, penalty killing victory that keeps the diehard fans engaged for another day. The Flyers have a pulse. A win this afternoon against the last-place yard sale Buffalo Sabres can determine if it … Continue reading Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Optimism is a fickle beast

Flyers/Bruins 3 Storylines: YAAYYYY, it’s Boston Again…

Beantown has made the Flyers its floozy this season. The Flyers are 1-3-3 against the Bruins which will not cut it when chasing a playoff spot. On Saturday afternoon they have one chance, just one chance, to say you make take our points, BUT YOU’LL NEVER TAKE OUR SEASONNNNNNNNNNN! The Flyers have played well this … Continue reading Flyers/Bruins 3 Storylines: YAAYYYY, it’s Boston Again…

Flyers/Bruins 3 Rematch Storylines: No time to rest

The Flyers showed proof of life last night as they took down the fourth place Bruins 3-2 in overtime. Rivaled only by Marchand’s botched penalty shot in 2019-20, the Bruins' captain wiped out like a wounded animal to let Travis Sanheim march in for the game-winner. Would it have been nice to take the W in … Continue reading Flyers/Bruins 3 Rematch Storylines: No time to rest

Flyers/Bruins 3 Storylines: Guess there is only one thing left to do…

Win the whole f)cking thing This is the week that defines the Flyers 2021 season.  The Flyers are four points out of a playoff spot, had completely erratic play, and cannot seem to get a good break even when they do play well. They are coming off arguably their best 60-minute effort on Saturday night against … Continue reading Flyers/Bruins 3 Storylines: Guess there is only one thing left to do…

Pod Street Preview: It’s Do Or Die

In a week that saw many crazy happenings, the Flyers still found themselves sitting outside of the East Division's playoff picture. From placing Shayne Gostisbehere on waivers to losing 6-1 to the Buffalo Sabres and signing defenseman Cam York to his Entry-Level Contract, the Flyers are looking to put the past week behind them. Rightly … Continue reading Pod Street Preview: It’s Do Or Die

Flyers & Isles Three Storylines: Toying with emotions

Like thinking you are going to laugh your way through Toy Story 3 with the kids, just to find yourself weeping when they are all about to fall in the fire. The Flyers have fans on an emotional roller coaster this week. Damn Lots-o-Huggin Bear... An OT win against the Rangers on MondayA 9-0 bloodbath … Continue reading Flyers & Isles Three Storylines: Toying with emotions

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

The Flyers powerplay and its downward trend

Roses are red, violets are blue. When you commit a penalty, the Flyers won't score on you. At least they haven't been able to do that with any type of consistency yet this season. The most frustrating part is that they started out alright on the man advantage. As the season has progressed, so has … Continue reading The Flyers powerplay and its downward trend