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Some Noteworthy Flyers Articles


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

Scott Hartnell Embraces “Hartnell Down” for Charity

HartnellDown is: A moment where something other than Scott’s skates or stick are on the ice and attached to his body.

by · December 16, 2011 · 3 comments · News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers

Concussions are Ruining the NHL

The list of wounded players continues to grow, and the NHL is suffering for it.

by · December 16, 2011 · 4 comments · News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers
Evgeni Malkin (Icon SMI)

Malkin Key to Pens Power Play Success

The Pittsburgh Penguins are revered as one of the best teams in the NHL, but they have one glaring weakness. The Penguins power play is continuing to dip in the […]

by · December 14, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, New York Islanders, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins
Briere and Backstrom take the faceoff (Tom Turk/THW)

Just One of Those Games: Caps Lose to Flyers, Prepare for Next Game on the Road

The Capitals seemed as though they had high levels of swagger coming into Tuesday night’s match against the Flyers, winning two in a row and having beaten the Flyers 5-2 […]

by · December 14, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals
Marc Savard (slidingsideways/Flickr)

The Lingerer: Concussions Just Won’t Leave NHL Players Alone

Sidney Crosby’s latest setback has him out of the Pittsburgh lineup indefinitely and has left many fans pondering over the long-term effects of concussions. Over the past several NHL seasons, […]

Did Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren Violate The NHL’s Disclosure Policy?

Did Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren Violate The NHL’s Disclosure Policy?

The news Tuesday that Flyers forward and current league leader in points Claude Giroux would be out indefinitely due to a concussion was just the latest in a series of […]

by · December 13, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers
Claude Giroux is indeed our Fantasy Player Of The Week from Week 9 but like Sidney Crosby is now injured. (Christopher Szagola/Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Pennsylvania Pounded!

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

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Sneak Peak At All-Star Jerseys

This year’s all-star jerseys have been leaked over on a Ottawa Senators fan site. As you can see from the picture above, there is VERY little change from last year’s […]

Danny Briere (neat1325@flickr)

Could The Buffalo Sabres Have Come at a Better Time for Danny Briere?

Since the Philadelphia Flyers signed Danny Briere in 2007, there is no team the 34-year-old center plays better against than his former employer, the Buffalo Sabres.  Briere spent four seasons […]

by · December 7, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Philadelphia Flyers
Patrick Kane: Offensive Juggernaut, Speedy Gonzalez, Baby-Faced Assassin

2007 NHL Entry Draft. Would Chicago Still Pick Patrick Kane 1st overall?

Patrick Kane was a superstar in Junior, a superstar at the draft, and he immediately became a superstar in the Windy City.  This guy is such a star that even […]


Current NHL Standings Using New Realignment

On Monday afternoon the NHL’s Board of Governors agreed to implement the proposed four conference re-alignment beginning for the 2012-2013 National Hockey League season.  The new format will divide the […]

The Stanley Cup Playoffs will likely have a much different look soon (cr: mastermaq@flickr)

Pros and Cons: How Proposed NHL Realignment Affects the Flyers

As the NHL introduced a drastic realignment plan on Monday, many in the Philadelphia region were asking what it would mean for the Flyers. The NHL will be split into […]

by · December 6, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers