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

Brian Elliott: An Irreplaceable Asset

Brian Elliott is no stranger to the phrases "never give up" and "hard work pays off." Elliott, drafted in 2003, spent most of his young career in the Senators' farm system. It seemed that he would be a career minor leaguer or, at best, a backup in the NHL. He finally got an opportunity when … Continue reading Brian Elliott: An Irreplaceable Asset

In Other News: Ron Hextall, a Trade, and Columbus

Strictly divisional play due to Covid alterations this season makes it challenging to keep up with league-wide news. It's as though we are all stuck in our own regional bubbles. For that reason, it felt like the perfect opportunity to launch a national news segment. Each week, we will touch on key happenings across the … Continue reading In Other News: Ron Hextall, a Trade, and Columbus

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?