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Vincent Lecavalier is among the NHL's all-time best in multiple statistical categories. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Top 5 Things Flyers Fans Should Be Thankful For

The Flyers’ season started out bad – real bad.  After three games, Peter Laviolette was canned; the team was at the bottom of the barrel in the NHL standings; the offense […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers Mid-Season Report Card: Quarter Pole

Through their first 23 games, a little over a quarter of the season, the Flyers have generally been a disappointment. Coming off of a disappointing season last year, the team […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Brandon Montour style of play reminds one of Shayne Gostisbehere (Photo: Marilyn Zube)

Top Flyers Prospects To Date

The Flyers’ prospect pool has been a laughing stock for quite some time.  Although they’ve put winning teams on the ice, they always seemed to lack in developing prospects through […]

by · November 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
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Steve Mason is Saving the Flyers (For Now)

Marc-Andre Fleury. Martin Brodeur. Henrik Lundqvist. Antti Niemi.
When you hear these goaltenders’ names, they are generally thought of as franchise players, perennial All-Stars, and in one of those cases, a first-ballot Hall-of-Famer. Yet, just over six weeks into the 2013-2014 NHL season, there is a goaltender that has a better save percentage than each of those stalwarts in between the pipes.

by · November 21, 2013 · 2 comments · NHL Goaltending, Philadelphia Flyers
Dmitry Kulikov could be a good depth option for fantasy managers if he keeps up his current level of play. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The Flyers Should Make A Move For Kulikov

Matt Schreiber, Lead Writer for the Florida Panthers on THW, believed Dale Tallon may be bluffing when he said all but five players are available for trade.  As we found […]

by · November 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Philadelphia Flyers
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Philadelphia Flyers: The Curious Criticisms of Claude Giroux

In the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Claude Giroux turned what had been, to that point, a magnificent young career into talks of him being included among the NHL’s elite. A […]

by · November 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Struggling Flyers & Oilers Reportedly Talking Trades

Sitting at 14th in both the Eastern and Western Conferences, the Philadelphia Flyers and Edmonton Oilers certainly are not happy with how their seasons have gone so far.  For the […]

by · November 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers
Pelle Lindbergh

11/11/1985: Remembering Pelle Lindbergh

Next to Bernie Parent, Pelle “Gump” Lindbergh was the best goalie to play in a Philadelphia Flyers sweater.  He had the skill; he had the charisma; he had a passion […]

by · November 11, 2013 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Why Paul Holmgren Doesn’t Deserve To Lose His Job

Why Paul Holmgren Doesn’t Deserve To Lose His Job

The NHL is very much a “what-have-you-done-for-me-lately” type of league. After going 0-3 to start the year, the Philadelphia Flyers canned coach Peter Laviolette.  Many fans wondered why Paul Holmgren […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 6 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Ray Emery - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Why the Ray Emery-Braden Holtby Fight Is Nothing New In the NHL

On Friday night, the Philadelphia Flyers were thoroughly embarrassed by the Washington Capitals by a score of 7-0.  It was a loss that has epitomized the path of the Flyers’ […]

by · November 3, 2013 · 4 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Ray Emery - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

How the Philadelphia/Washington Line Brawl Affects the Flyers

It is often said that an embarrassing defeat can be just the fuel on the fire necessary to wake a team up from its slumber. If that is the case […]

by · November 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Ray Emery - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Ray Emery is a Thug, Plain and Simple

Ray Emery is a good goaltender, but that being said, he’s a thug. Plain and simple. Last night’s embarrassing display against the Washington Capitals pretty much solidified my beliefs. After […]