Pod Street Player Spotlight: James van Riemsdyk

What more can we say about the reemergence of James van Riemsdyk, a.k.a JvR, who has become the Flyers top goal scorer early on in this 2021 season. JvR is putting up solid numbers so far this season, leading the team in goals (7) assists(11) and points (18). He has come a long way from … Continue reading Pod Street Player Spotlight: James van Riemsdyk

The Philadelphia Flyers and Their 2-0 Starts from the Past

The Flyers first series of the 2020/21 season was a successful one. Kicking off their campaign against their rivals to the west, the Flyers bested Pittsburgh in both contests. Philly defeated Pittsburgh by scores of 6-3 and 5-2. There's no better way to start a season, and a shortened one at that. With games looming … Continue reading The Philadelphia Flyers and Their 2-0 Starts from the Past

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?