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Predicting the 2013-14 Flyers Team Awards

Every year in one of the team’s final home games, a number of Flyers team awards are given to the players.  This year, the awards will be presented in the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Was Chris Pronger behind the Flyers' trap outburst? ( bridgetds/Flickr)

Who Is the Flyers’ #1 Defenseman?

Will the real Flyers #1 defenseman please stand up? Chris Pronger (may his career RIP) was the glue that held the Flyers blueline together for the better part of two […]

by · January 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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Struggling Flyers & Oilers Reportedly Talking Trades

Sitting at 14th in both the Eastern and Western Conferences, the Philadelphia Flyers and Edmonton Oilers certainly are not happy with how their seasons have gone so far.  For the […]

Philadelphia Flyers - Mark Streit - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

The Flyers Badly Overpaid for Mark Streit & Defense

Big surprise here: a bold and highly contentious acquisition made by the Philadelphia Flyers appears to be biting them, again. The culprit this time? 35-year-old defenseman Mark Streit. The sample […]

by · October 22, 2013 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Dion Phaneuf (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Leafs Nonis Needs to Find Help for Dion Phaneuf

Since the Toronto Maple Leafs finished their heartbreaking seven game series against the Boston Bruins in May, General Manager Dave Nonis has been busy, to say the least. Beginning with […]

by · July 23, 2013 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Is Shea Weber Still a Possibility for Philadelphia Flyers?

by Michael Pantaleone When the Philadelphia Flyers signed Shea Weber to a 14 year, $110 million offer sheet last summer, it sent shock waves throughout the NHL. The rumors had […]

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Oilers Shed Salary; Poised to Strike

The Edmonton Oilers have cleared up some much needed cap space and shed some salaries that were not going to be part of the long term plans. It started with […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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3 Free Agents the Oilers Should Target

Free agent frenzy starts tomorrow. There are a lot of players available, a lot more than expected due to the compliance buyouts. There’s a good chance teams will overpay guys […]

by · July 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
Ilya Bryzgalov will look to bounce back in 2012-13 (Icon SMI)

The Philadelphia Flyers Shouldn’t Have Bought Out Ilya Bryzgalov

  For the Philadelphia Flyers, the position of goaltender has always been an entertaining one.  With the likes of Bernie Parent, Pelle Lindbergh and Ron Hextall, the Flyers have had […]

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Injuries Preventing Flyers From Being Trade Deadline Sellers

After Sunday’s overtime victory against the Washington Capitals, the Flyers sit only 2 points removed from the 8th and final playoff position. But with the trade deadline looming, it would […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers defensemen Braydon Coburn and Nicklas Grossman (Christopher Szagola-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Lost the “Defense Wins Championships” Memo

Since Ron Hextall, being a goalie for the Philadelphia Flyers has been a “kiss of death”.  Much of the Flyers faithful have been pegging the team’s misfortunes on the shoulders […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Kimmo Timonen hopes his D unit hits their stride soon (cr: bridgetds@Flickr)

The Flyers Cannot Afford to Overwork Kimmo Timonen

Five years ago, the Philadelphia Flyers were in search of a top-tier defenseman who could not only score but also had the ability to carry the workload on the blue […]

by · January 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers