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Danny Briere signed with the Canadiens after being a Flyers buy-out (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Flyers Can’t Overreact to Missing the Playoffs

There will be no dramatic season finale this season where a shootout will determine whether or not the Flyers will make the postseason. There’s no doubt to whether or not […]

by · April 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Anaheim Captain Scott Niedermayer

Scott Niedermayer: The Flyers Signing That Never Was

  You learn something new everyday. I was sitting way atop the rafters in the pressbox at the Wells Fargo Center taking in a game between the Flyers and Rangers. […]

by · April 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
(Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Inconsistency Defines Flyers Season

While it may seem like a shock to some, we all saw it coming. We saw it coming from a mile away. The Flyers were for the lack of a […]

by · April 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Danny Briere (neat1325@flickr)

Santa “Clause” Is Coming Early For the Flyers

Christmas in July!  It’s a great concept usually celebrated by those in the southern hemisphere when winter falls in the 7th month of the year.  The big ol’ jolly fat […]

by · April 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Jay Rosehill: Philadelphia’s Newest Bully

Jay Rosehill: Philadelphia’s Newest Bully

With the trade deadline looming, various rumors have circulated around the Philadelphia Flyers and whether the team will be buyers or sellers on April 3.  It remains to be seen […]

by · April 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
(Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Timonen and Fedotenko Resurrect Flyers Playoff Hopes On Easter

I know, I know.  ‘Twas a truly bad play on words for my title, but that’s the only way you can describe what happened in last night’s game. For the […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Andrej Meszaros (bridgedts@flickr)

Injuries Preventing Flyers From Being Trade Deadline Sellers

After Sunday’s overtime victory against the Washington Capitals, the Flyers sit only 2 points removed from the 8th and final playoff position. But with the trade deadline looming, it would […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Is Gavin Bayreuther the Shayne Gostisbehere of the 2014 NHL Draft Class? (Photo: Marilyn Zube)

Shayne Gostisbehere: The Leading Dutchman

I remember sitting opposite the draft board at the Consol Energy Center on the 2nd day of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.  As a Flyers fan, I was happy the […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
(Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Ilya Bryzgalov Over Sergei Bobrovsky: Flyers Chose Poorly

In the bizarro-NHL, Lindy Ruff is unemployed, Martin Brodeur has more goals than Ryane Clowe and most notably, the Columbus Blue Jackets are playing better hockey than the Philadelphia Flyers.

The universe must have flipped sometime this season.

by · March 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Kyle Flanagan [photo courtesy of Tara Freeman, SLU]

Flyers Turn Towards NCAA……Again

Paul Holmgren is at it again! It’s been the GM’s blueprint for a few seasons now: go out and find the next big NCAA player and sign him to a […]

by · March 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers
Karlsson hasn't been the same player following his Achilles tendon injury (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

The Ten Most Expensive Defensive Brigades In The NHL

Some general managers like to build their team with a lot of offensive punch (Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks), while others prefer to build their team with a strong goalie […]

Flyers defensemen Braydon Coburn and Nicklas Grossman (Christopher Szagola-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Lost the “Defense Wins Championships” Memo

Since Ron Hextall, being a goalie for the Philadelphia Flyers has been a “kiss of death”.  Much of the Flyers faithful have been pegging the team’s misfortunes on the shoulders […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers