Flyers/Devils 3 Storylines: The game EVERYONE will be tuning into

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any more intense than the battle for first with the Caps and Isles…here comes skirmish-for-sixth between the Flyers and Devils. The Flyers and Devils will travel the turnpike and will collide with the force of a used Prius and a Barbie Power-Wheel wrangler. ALL.WEEK.LONG! Both teams have had … Continue reading Flyers/Devils 3 Storylines: The game EVERYONE will be tuning into

Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Afternoon Delight

The Flyers won a shootout! A shootout against the Penguins!!! Claude Giroux and Sean Couturier put the triple-deke to shame with some outrageously confident shootout moves that sealed Thursday nights’ victory for the Flyers.  One game…but the sunshine was a bit brighter, the Mini-Wheats had sugar on both sides, and the birds were chirping Depeche … Continue reading Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Afternoon Delight

Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Slightly Petrified…

The Flyers went FULL-Flyers on Sunday by dropping one to the dismal Sabres 5-3.  Multiple blown leads, three-plus minutes of complete collapse, and veterans making rookie mistakes. Turns out that is not a formula to beat the worst team in the NHL. So, are the Flyers now the worst team in the NHL after losing … Continue reading Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Slightly Petrified…

Pod Street Preview : Signings, Trades and Games! Oh my!

Welxome back to the Pod Street Preview! After coming off of a semi-successful weekend against the Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres, Flyers fans were calling for a full-on yard sale ahead of Monday's NHL Trade Deadline. After playing an all around great team game against the Bruins, the Flyers once again shot themselves in the … Continue reading Pod Street Preview : Signings, Trades and Games! Oh my!

Grading Chuck Fletcher’s Moves at the NHL Trade Deadline

Three o'clock came and went, and Chuck Fletcher did just enough to have the Flyers faithful not call for an absolute boycott of the team. While it wasn't as flashy as many wanted, it got the ball rolling towards an offseason where turnover is iminent. Chuck made two trades and hashed out an extension Monday … Continue reading Grading Chuck Fletcher’s Moves at the NHL Trade Deadline

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

The Flyers are trending the right way in one area

On March 14th, the question was posed by Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia. "Are the Flyers trending the right way?" While met with some scrutiny, it was a valid question. The Flyers were coming off the heels of a 5-4 loss against the Washington Capitals and a 1-3-0 homestand. It seemed heinous to suggest … Continue reading The Flyers are trending the right way in one area

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

Pod Street Postgame: “Wash”-ed Again At Wells Fargo Center

In the second game of another three-game mini-series, the Washington Capitals traveled to Philadelphia to take on the Flyers. Both clubs are coming off of overtime and shootout victories from Tuesday night. The Flyers elected to go with Brian Elliott after he relieved Carter Hart during Tuesday's tilt. Samsonov got the call for the Capitals … Continue reading Pod Street Postgame: “Wash”-ed Again At Wells Fargo Center

Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Building on a (gulp) win

The Flyers' last two wins have come in irritably similar fashions, which cannot leave the team or fans feeling comfortable.    Go down big in the first, claw back for a win.  At this point, the Flyers need points, so a win is a win, even against Buffalo. The comeback shootout victory gives the Flyers … Continue reading Flyers/Caps 3 Storylines: Building on a (gulp) win