Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Some Noteworthy Flyers Articles

 


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The Paul Holmgren Experiment

Six months ago, after a summer of radical overhaul, Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren said, “I don’t know if we got better or worse, but we got different.” Now, as […]

by · February 2, 2012 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
O2K client Scott Hartnell is in the midst of a career season (Tom Turk/THW)

Hartnell Deserves All The Credit For All Star Season

Scott Hartnell’s big year can easily be attributed to things other than him by short sighted people. However, the biggest reason for Hartnell’s success this season is well, Scott Hartnell. […]

by · January 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · All-Star Weekend, Philadelphia Flyers
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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 Lindbergh, 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 […]