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

Philadelphia Flyers Reset : Shake It Off Mindset

In an absolutely disgusting 9-0 loss to the New York Rangers, the Flyers had to prepare for the second half of a back-to-back against the New York Islanders. Obviously this is the best case scenario for Philadelphia due to the quick turnaround allowing the players to clear, regroup, and focus their mindset on the Islanders.  … Continue reading Philadelphia Flyers Reset : Shake It Off Mindset

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 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/Sabres 3 Storylines: Enough downtime…

Different opponent, same weekend storyline.  The Flyers jumped out to an early 1-0 lead against the visiting Capitals on Sunday night, just to watch the lead slip away to an eventual 3-1 defeat.  Despite the heart, the Flyers didn’t have the legs to mount a comeback as they suffered the same fate against the Penguins … Continue reading Flyers/Sabres 3 Storylines: Enough downtime…

Pod Street Preview : Flyers in Mid-Season Form

Welcome to the Pod Street Preview. Coming off of a less-than-ideal mini playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, your Philadelphia Flyers traveled for a four game home stand. The first game of the home stand kicked off the first of a three-game mini series against the Washington Capitals. Just shy of the anniversary date of … Continue reading Pod Street Preview : Flyers in Mid-Season Form

Flyers/Capitals Three Storylines: Anyone else feel a breeze? Because WE GOT FANS!

The Flyers had a promising start to Saturday afternoons round three versus the Penguins, but a week in Pittsburgh can take a toll on anyone. They couldn’t find the gusto for another comeback and eventually fell to the Penguins 4-3. No time to dwell, the Flyers are finally back home and facing the 2nd place Capitals. … Continue reading Flyers/Capitals Three Storylines: Anyone else feel a breeze? Because WE GOT FANS!

Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: Keep calm and rally on

A tearful clunker of a start turned into a character-building 4-3 Flyers regulation victory to take game two of this three-game mini-series with the Penguins.  Oddly enough, it was the most complete game the Flyers have played in 2021.  Not a full 60 minutes, but a solid 56-minutes leaves room for growth – BECAUSE WE … Continue reading Flyers/Penguins 3 Storylines: Keep calm and rally on

Pod Street Postgame : Oh Captain! My Captain!

Welcome to the Pod Street Postgame as the Battle of Pennsylvania continues. Game 2 kicks off once again in Pittsburgh. After getting through a brutal and defenseless game, the Flyers prepared for another physical battle against their cross-state rivals. This Pod Street Postgame is much sweeter to write than the last one. One of the two … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame : Oh Captain! My Captain!