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

Flyers/Isles – Only ONE Storyline: Emergency Response Needed

Flyers/Isles Thursday night is the most pivotal game in recent regular-season franchise history. The Flyers were completely embarrassed, destroyed, manhandled, and disheartened by a New York Rangers team. 9-0 https://i.imgur.com/BD4MLgb.gif On to the next??  Not so fast.  This is a franchise altering loss that is unacceptable at any level of the organization and certainly by the fan's standards.  Losing … Continue reading Flyers/Isles – Only ONE Storyline: Emergency Response Needed

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

Pod Street Postgame : No Crosby, Still a Problem

Welcome to a sad Pod Street Postgame. A very sad Pod Street Postgame. In the first match of a three game series, the Flyers met with the Pittsburgh Penguins for the first time since the season opener. There were a lot of firsts in tonight's game as Mark Friedman made his debut for the Penguins … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame : No Crosby, Still a Problem

Pod Street Postgame – Buffalo Blanked Back-to-Back by the Flyers

Welcome to the Pod Street Postgame. The Flyers played a near-flawless game as they shutout the Sabres for the second straight game and third time on the season. The game had an uncomfortable feeling for the first eight minutes of action, as the Flyers were held without a shot. They quickly shook off the jitters … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame – Buffalo Blanked Back-to-Back by the Flyers

Pod Street Postgame : Buffalo Brickwalled By Brian Elliott

Welcome to the Pod Street Postgame! On a Saturday matinee, the Flyers met with the Buffalo Sabres for the first time since January 19th. Key players for both teams were missing from this afternoon's game. Jack Eichel missed his second game due to an injury that has him listed as day to day. Phil Myers … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame : Buffalo Brickwalled By Brian Elliott

Expansion Draft Mindset: Revisiting JvR and Voracek, Flyers Keepers Edition

With the Seattle Kraken expansion draft five months away, there is more and more talk about who the Flyers may protect or expose. Before the season started, my guy Derrik wrote two articles on James van Riemsdyk and Jakub Voracek regarding what the Flyers should do with them when the expansion draft comes. If you … Continue reading Expansion Draft Mindset: Revisiting JvR and Voracek, Flyers Keepers Edition

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

Pod Street Postgame : Gritty, We’re Not In Philly Anymore

Welcome to an extraordinary edition of the Pod Street Postgame! In the fifth meeting between the Philadelphia Flyers and Boston Bruins, fans were treated to the NHL Outdoors game based in Lake Tahoe. 11 years after the Boston Bruins beat the Flyers at Fenway Park; the NHL decided to renew the rivalry with another outdoor … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame : Gritty, We’re Not In Philly Anymore