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The Flyers Need to Go All in for Mike Babcock

It’s almost May, and people are already wondering about next season in Philadelphia, and for good reason. The Flyers have a void at head coach. Craig Berube spent almost two […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers Prospect Roundup: Sanheim Soaring

While the majority of Flyers prospects have seen their seasons come to an end, a few key prospects continue their deep playoff runs. In the QMJHL, Samuel Morin of the […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

The Most Underrated, Overcriticized Flyer

There’s no two ways about it , Sean Couturier receives way too much unwarranted criticism in the city of Philadelphia. His ex-coach criticized his offensive production and fans are already […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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2014-2015 Flyers Evaluations: Defense and Goalies

Last week we gave evaluations to all the Flyer forwards. Now it’s time to examine the defensemen and goalies. Mark Streit (52 Points, Minus-8) Streit was one of just two […]

by · April 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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The Flyers Won the Mason/Bobrovsky Trades

When Sergei Bobrovsky won the Vezina Trophy after the 2012-13 season, everyone claimed the Flyers had made one of the worst trades in years. They got just 3 draft picks […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Todd McLellan is about to enter his first playoff series as a head coach

Todd McLellan, the New Flavor in Philadelphia?

Monday’s news out of San Jose is sure to spark interest throughout the league. After seven years behind the Sharks’ bench, Todd McLellan is now looking for a new team […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Which Type of Coach Best Fits the Flyers?

Now that Craig Berube’s tenure in Philadelphia is finished, the Flyers now face a plethora of candidates to sift through. Will Ron Hextall find the right coach by siding with experience, or […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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3 Reasons Firing Craig Berube Was the Right Decision

1. He Was Running a Broken System It all started in last years playoffs. The Rangers exploited the Flyers’ weakness on the penalty kill. They hung a guy backdoor, and […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers Must Cut Ties with Craig Berube or Sustain Risk

Much to the chagrin of many Flyers fans, Craig Berube still caries the title of coach in Philadelphia at the current moment. Whether that changes in the near future or […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Game of Numbers: Philadelphia Flyers Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, franchise […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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There Needs to Be a New Coach in Philadelphia, ASAP

There are very few times when you can definitively say a coach needs to be fired. Craig Berube has become the exception. If there was any doubt that there was […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Craig Berube’s Comments Show Raging Incompetence

On Monday, the Flyers held their yearly exit interviews as a final punctuation mark on a disappointing season. Craig Berube conducted the interviews with each player despite receiving no endorsement […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers