Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: What. Was. That!?

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!?

Flyers/Rangers 3 Storylines: Finish him!

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!

Flyers/Rangers 3 Storylines: Practice makes…?

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…?

Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Clocks ticking boys…

The Flyers had the momentum going into the third period of Tuesday night’s back-to-back against the Bruins.  Then a microcosm of the season took hold. Lack of urgency, questionable special teams, and another failed comeback. The result – rapidly dwindling playoff hopes.  The Bruins are now five points up on the Flyers, and the Rangers … Continue reading Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Clocks ticking boys…

Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Jesus, let’s resurrect this season

The Flyers have played their worst hockey in recent memory with a tragic 6-10-1 record in March. Coming into March like a lion and limping out like a lamb with a 6-1 loss against Buffalo.  Yes, the same Sabres who dropped 18 straight took a rubber hose to the fragile Flyers to snap their slump. It’s … Continue reading Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Jesus, let’s resurrect this season

Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Hand is getting close to the stove

The Flyers got a win on Monday night, handing the Buffalo Sabres a truly astonishing 18th – straight loss.  NHL Fans Looking at Buffalo's record It was about one-foot away from being a win for the Sabres as they missed an empty netter with time ticking down in the third.  Good to see some puck-luck … Continue reading Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Hand is getting close to the stove

Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Don’t be the Slumpbuster

That was a win on Saturday afternoon and this odd emotion is a little bit of pride mixed with relief. Fan's post-game reaction The Flyers beat the Rangers in a tight-checking 2-1 victory to snap a four-game skid. The win was sweet, but the cause for excitement is how the Flyers won that showed a semblance … Continue reading Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Don’t be the Slumpbuster

Ronnie Attard: Still Not Convinced

The Philadelphia Flyers drafted the offensively-gifted defenseman, Ronnie Attard, in the third round of 2019, understanding the risk surrounding their selection. Though his USHL success made him appealing, clear issues with his game remained. Now, two years into his Western Michigan tenure, Attard's production supports Philadelphia's decision to bring him aboard. Recognized as the NCHC's … Continue reading Ronnie Attard: Still Not Convinced

Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Spring, please bring new life…

The birds are chirpin, the tulips bloomin’ - the Flyers have another tough week loomin’. Three points out of the playoffs have never felt so insurmountable. Last week went a 2-2, which at face-value is respectable, but the wins are barely wins, and the losses are complete blowouts. The Flyers' list of issues is long and … Continue reading Flyers/Islanders 3 Storylines: Spring, please bring new life…

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