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

Ron Hextall as Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager: Pros & Cons

Still fresh in Flyers fans minds, the thought of Ron Hextall as general manager evokes different emotions depending on who you ask. Some will say he was essential in building the Flyers team we see today. Others will treat his name like the f-word, seldomly spoken but used with conviction. One thing these fans can … Continue reading Ron Hextall as Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager: Pros & Cons

Pod Street Player Spotlight: Our Captain Claude Giroux

As Claude Giroux embarks on passing Bobby Clarke as the longest-tenured Captain in Philadelphia Flyers history, we will look back at some of his accomplishments and see what is ahead for the aging 33-year-old Flyers center/winger. Dating back to the last time the Flyers made the Stanley Cup, Claude Giroux had a coming-out party with … Continue reading Pod Street Player Spotlight: Our Captain Claude Giroux

Fast-Start Flyers: Is Coming out of the Gates Strong a Necessity?

Let's get the jokes out of the way. Flyers, fast starts. They don't typically belong in the same sentence unless the words, "don't typically have" are between them. Over the last 10 seasons, the Flyers haven't won more than five of their first 10 games in a season. Their best start to a season was … Continue reading Fast-Start Flyers: Is Coming out of the Gates Strong a Necessity?