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Is Winning Games Hurting the Flyers?

Winning can’t hurt a team that is only 8 points out of a playoff spot, right? Well that depends on where your opinion stands. A few weeks ago, I talked […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Shayne Gostisbehere [photo: Amy Irvin]

Flyers Staying out of Trade Deadline Drama

One of the perks of being a team trapped in hockey limbo is avoiding the drama that’s paired with the NHL trade deadline. Sure, the idea of getting a shiny […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Anthony Stolarz [photo: Amy Irvin]

Flyers Welcome Underdeveloped Anthony Stolarz

Ready or not, with an emphasis on “not,“ Anthony Stolarz is now in the NHL. With injuries to Steve Mason and Rob Zepp, it’s not like the Flyers had a choice. […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Scott Hartnell, his wife, and his friend, Jeff Carter, were recently the target of some very nasty rumors. (Neat1325@/flickr)

Scott Hartnell: Once, Twice, 1,000 Times a Hockey Player

A historic night in Columbus Scott Hartnell played in his 1,000th NHL game last night, a 4-3 loss to the Los Angeles Kings. The 32-year old scored a goal on […]

Nick Schultz (Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports)

Nick Schultz Worthy of Extension, Not Trade

The idea of re-upping Nick Schultz may be an unpopular one, but that doesn’t mean it’s wrong. While the 32-year-old veteran is far from the shutdown defenseman that’s roadblocked the […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Let’s Not Deal With Evander Kane in Philadelphia…

Talk about a situation that has blown up out of nowhere. Evander Kane is causing a huge stir up in the frozen tundra of Winnipeg. With that comes trade talk, […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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What Should Flyers Strategy Be At Trade Deadline?

The Philadelphia Flyers enter Thursday’s contest against the suddenly struggling New York Islanders 10 points back of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The team’s recent surge and strong […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 4 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Could the Flyers Make the Playoffs?

Are the Flyers really that far out of it? The short answer to that question is yes. Could they make the playoffs? Sure. 51 games into the season, and the […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 3 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Petr Straka Gives Glimpse of Flyers’ Fruitful Future

It was a short introduction to the NHL for Petr Straka. The 22-year-old winger was called up to the Flyers last week after appearing in only 99 games of professional […]

by · February 2, 2015 · 4 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Timonen Returning? Curb Your Enthusiasm

Timonen Returning? Curb Your Enthusiasm

The thought alone of Kimmo Timonen returning to the NHL is nothing short of odds-defying. After staving off retirement for one last year, the 39-year-old blue liner’s bout with blood […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Must Go All-in for OEL

Philadelphia Must Go All-in for OEL

Speaking on TSN Radio this morning, Phoenix Coyotes GM Don Maloney dropped the following bombshell regarding the future of the team: #coyotes GM Don Maloney told us #inthebox @TSN1200 there's […]

Sean Couturier (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

3 Things Flyers Should and Should Not Do at the Trade Deadline

What They Should Do. Trade any defenseman they can. It’s no secret, the Flyers defense has been subpar all season, and quite honestly, there is no one on the back end […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 17 comments · Philadelphia Flyers