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Philadelphia Flyers - Ray Emery - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Could Emery’s Time Be Running Out in Philadelphia?

Is it too early to say that Thursday’s start against the Vancouver Canucks is a make or break game for Ray Emery? With the way that Rob Zepp has performed […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Flyers Backcheck: Washington Taxes Flyers Goal Scoring

What a difference a trip to the nation’s capital can make for the Flyers goal scoring. After igniting for seven goals against the powerhouse Lightning on Monday, the Flyers followed […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Ray Emery talks to media after the Flyers game [photo: Amy Irvin]

Rob Zepp Makes Ray Emery Expendable

Trade winds started to swirl yesterday as Devan Dubnyk was traded from the Arizona Coyotes to the Minnesota Wild for a 3rd round draft pick. The Coyotes aren’t likely to […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Who is Rob Zepp? Well, he's just a goalie that's running with an opportunity and raising some eyebrows with some solid play in the Flyers' crease. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Is Rob Zepp the Next Michael Leighton?

Rob Zepp may have a lot more in common with Michael Leighton than some may think. Both goalies carry the label of “journeyman.” Both have experienced unexplainable success with the […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers Defenseman Mark Streit (Josh Smith/THW)

Flyers Backcheck: Bolts Shocked in Philly

Apparently, the seventh time’s the charm. The Flyers finally exercised their Tampa Bay Lightning demons that had reached six games, owning Monday night’s contest, 7-3. Five second period Philadelphia goals […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
John Carlson has quietly been building a name for himself as a very dependable d-man for the Washington Capitals.(Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

The Worst Flyers Trade That You’ve Never Heard Of

Everyone loves to play the “What If” game today. It happens. Teams make bad trades and you go back and wonder what would have happened if the trade never had […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 20 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Chris Kelly

Flyers Backcheck: Bruins Win Again, What Else Is New?

Saturday’s matinee against the Boston Bruins marked the first game of the second half of the season. Unfortunately for Philadelphia, it was eerily similar to their season opening loss in […]

by · January 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Tyrell Goulbourne (Marrissa Baecker/Kelowna Rockets)

Q&A with Philadelphia Flyers Prospect Tyrell Goulbourne

For fans, the most polarizing player in the Philadelphia Flyers’ prospect pool is Tyrell Goulbourne and it’s not even close. The 20-year old Kelowna Rockets forward has been in the […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 3 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Flyers Backcheck: Voracek ‘Caps’ off Second Straight Win

The Flyers seem to be getting the hang of this overtime thing. Jakub Voracek’s overtime game-winning goal on Thursday night lifted Philadelphia to their second straight win, as the Flyers […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
With Paul Holmgren and Ed Snider, you never know what is going to happen in Philadelphia (Scoop Cooper)

How the Flyers Lost the NHL’s Salary Cap Game

We’re Not in 2004 Anymore… Jump into your time machine and punch in the year 2004. Travel back to a time when the Flyers were one of the crown jewels […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 15 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Jesper Pettersson [photo: Amy Irvin]

Q&A With Philadelphia Flyers Prospect Jesper Pettersson

Jesper Pettersson is a diminutive defenseman from Stockholm, Sweden. Nicknamed the “Pitbull”, Petterson plays his game tough and ferocious whilst standing a mere 5’9” and at 190 pounds he throws […]

by · January 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(John Geliebter-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Backcheck: Mason Carries Flyers to Shootout Glory

You can laugh at the Flyers’ recent futility in the shootout all you want. But that wretched 10-game shootout drought is finally over, thanks in large part to Steve Mason’s […]

by · January 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers