Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Slightly Petrified…

The Flyers went FULL-Flyers on Sunday by dropping one to the dismal Sabres 5-3.  Multiple blown leads, three-plus minutes of complete collapse, and veterans making rookie mistakes. Turns out that is not a formula to beat the worst team in the NHL. So, are the Flyers now the worst team in the NHL after losing … Continue reading Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Slightly Petrified…

Pod Street Preview : Signings, Trades and Games! Oh my!

Welxome back to the Pod Street Preview! After coming off of a semi-successful weekend against the Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres, Flyers fans were calling for a full-on yard sale ahead of Monday's NHL Trade Deadline. After playing an all around great team game against the Bruins, the Flyers once again shot themselves in the … Continue reading Pod Street Preview : Signings, Trades and Games! Oh my!

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

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/Rangers 3 Rematch Storylines: Whiskey and Tums on hand

The Flyers pulled out a 5-4 OT victory against the Rangers on Monday night in a game that had a bit of everything.  Goals, penalties, scrums, lead-changes, and a winning goal by Jake Voracek that was in real-time slow motion.  Two points, heart burn, and a rematch Wednesday night to do it all again. Flyers … Continue reading Flyers/Rangers 3 Rematch Storylines: Whiskey and Tums on hand

Flyers Trade Targets: Rasmus Ristolainen

The Philadelphia Flyers need a roster shakeup. Though improvements to multiple areas are justified, improvements to the blueline are imperative. Nashville's Mattias Ekholm resides at the top of most people's wish list, and for a good reason. However, plenty of teams will look to add him to their ranks, making it more challenging to acquire … Continue reading Flyers Trade Targets: Rasmus Ristolainen

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

Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: Get mad, get even

Tuesday night was a harsh reminder for the Flyers and its fanbase how quickly the hockey world can come crashing down.  The Flyers dropped a dud to the cross-state rivals 5-2 in game one of the three game mini-series. To get the full storylines from Tuesday night’s loss, pop some Prozac and check out The … Continue reading Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: Get mad, get even

Pod Street Postgame: Broad Street > Broadway

Welcome to the Pod Street Postgame, where we dissect each game and give you three takeaways from the night's action. The Flyers came away with a 4-3 victory over their rivals to the north, but it wasn't an easy one. The back-and-forth was enough to keep you on the edge of your seat, but the … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame: Broad Street > Broadway