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The 2013-2014 Philadelphia Flyers: How They Were Built

Will the real Philadelphia Flyers please stand up? Fifty five games have been played and we’re still not sure if the Flyers are contenders or pretenders.  The beginning of the […]

by · January 31, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Iginla, Chara Lead Bruins to Rout of Flyers

Iginla, Chara Lead Bruins to Rout of Flyers

It was right around the midway point of the match that the Philadelphia Flyers lost control. Lost control of their composure, that is, as they were already down three goals […]

by · January 25, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers’ Patience Paying Off

It wasn’t very long ago the Philadelphia Flyers were on the verge of gutting the entire team. Peter Laviolette was fired three games into the season and on top of […]

by · January 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
How the Philadelphia Flyers Nearly Missed on Landing Wayne Simmonds

How the Philadelphia Flyers Nearly Missed on Landing Wayne Simmonds

Much has been made recently about the breakout of Philadelphia Flyers’ winger Wayne Simmonds and how he leads the NHL in points (22) over a 17-game span dating back to […]

by · January 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Philadelphia Flyers
Top 10 Worst Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Top 10 Worst Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Paul Holmgren‘s Blunders Part 1: Paul Holmgren’s 10 Best Trades & Transactions As mentioned in part one, Paul Holmgren’s itchy trigger finger can be an asset or a detriment to […]

by · January 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers & The Comeback Kids: The Double Edged Sword

Philadelphia Flyers & The Comeback Kids: The Double Edged Sword

In front of the always boisterous crowd at the Joe Louis Arena, the Philadelphia Flyers trailed the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 going into the third period. The Red Wings were […]

by · January 18, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Philadelphia Flyers Need A Class In Hockey101

If you have any kids and wanted to show them how NOT to play hockey, you should’ve made them watch the Philadelphia Flyers last night versus the Nashville Predators.  They […]

by · January 17, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Top 10 Best Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Top 10 Best Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Since taking over for Bobby Clarke in November of 2006, Paul Holmgren has been one of the most active general managers in the NHL.  If there is a quality player […]

[photo: Misha Vaksman]

How to Talk Like a Philadelphia Flyers Fan

Fan bases around the NHL are constantly fluctuating. With every game comes an opportunity to attract new fans. Going along with that notion, the Philadelphia Flyers fan base is always […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Was Chris Pronger behind the Flyers' trap outburst? ( bridgetds/Flickr)

Who Is the Flyers’ #1 Defenseman?

Will the real Flyers #1 defenseman please stand up? Chris Pronger (may his career RIP) was the glue that held the Flyers blueline together for the better part of two […]

by · January 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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Players Support Mason After Worst Loss as Flyer

The Philadelphia Flyers were playing perhaps their best hockey of the season entering Saturday’s matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning.  Winners of nine of their last 11, the Flyers have […]

by · January 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Zac Rinaldo’s Absence Impacts Flyers in More Than One Way

When the Philadelphia Flyers announced on Thursday that Zac Rinaldo would be out for six weeks with a left high-ankle sprain, there was a mixed bag of emotions from the […]

by · January 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers