Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Some Noteworthy Flyers Articles

 


Michael Leighton (Resolute/wikimedia)

Hey Philadelphia, Michael Leighton Says Hello

We all know the Philadelphia chapter of the Michael Leighton story and how he was run out of town, doomed to spend his two-year contract with the Flyers’ minor league […]

by · January 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Evgeni Malkin led the Penguins over the Jets with five points on the afternoon (Tom Turk/THW)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: All Star Break Time?

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the next January edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]

Can Scott Hartnell be counted on to lead the Flyers in goal scoring?

Despite injuries, Flyers take Bruins to a shootout

If you were to ask me if the Flyers had any shot at winning today’s game against the Boston Bruins, I not only would’ve said no.  I would’ve said HELL […]

by · January 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers
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The Calder Race: 10 Rookies Chasing Down Nugent-Hopkins

Each year the Calder Memorial Trophy is handed out to the league’s top rookie.  Past winners include now household names like Malkin, Ovechkin, Forsberg and Bure.  Only a few games […]

Book Review – Pelle Lindbergh: Behind the White Mask by Bill Meltzer

Book Review – Pelle Lindbergh: Behind the White Mask by Bill Meltzer

Almost four years to the day I was born, the Philadelphia Flyers lost one of its greatest goalies, Pelle Lindberg, in a horrific car accident in which alcohol was involved. […]

by · January 20, 2012 · 1 comment · Hockey Books, Philadelphia Flyers
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NHL Rumors Galore Part 3

With only 5 weeks before the February 27 NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention of […]

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Jack Adams Award 2012: 5 Coaches That Should Be In the Running For This Year’s Merit

Yes, it is only a wee bit past the midway point of the 2011-2012 NHL Season, but there are quite a few coaches around the league that have contributed to […]

After a career-high 53 points with the Flyers in 2010-11, Ville Leino only registered 25 last season with Buffalo. He has yet to play this season due to a hip injury. (Micheline/SynergyMax)

Becoming a Ville-ain in Buffalo

In 2008, the Detroit Red Wings signed a small 6-foot-1, 180-pound forward from Finland in the hopes that the team had found another European diamond in the rough.  He signed […]

by · January 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Philadelphia Flyers, Player Profiles
Ilya Bryzgalov will look to bounce back in 2012-13 (Icon SMI)

Flyers All-Around Effort Defeats Wild 5-1

Ilya Bryzgalov didn’t have to make “humongous” saves Tuesday night against the Minnesota Wild. That’s because the Flyers did something they haven’t done frequently the last couple of months which […]

by · January 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Evgeni Malkin led the Penguins over the Jets with five points on the afternoon (Tom Turk/THW)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Is The Fantasy Grave Near?

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the next January edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]

Was selecting Luke Schenn with the fifth overall pick in 2008 the right decision? (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Toronto Maple Leafs shopping defenseman Luke Schenn

With a plethora of quality defensemen in Toronto and the recent return of veteran Mike Komisarek from a broken arm, GM Brian Burke is actively looking to trade on his […]

O2K client Scott Hartnell is in the midst of a career season (Tom Turk/THW)

Scott Hartnell Snubbed of All-Star Selection

For the Philadelphia Flyers, it has been an up-and-down season thanks to goaltending issues, injuries and the Winter Classic but the Flyers have been able to count on Scott Hartnell […]