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Top 10 Candidates to Win the 2015 Masterton Memorial Trophy

Top 10 Candidates to Win the 2015 Masterton Memorial Trophy

Since 1968, the NHL has annually awarded the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy to the “player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.” The Award is […]

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Hextall Builds Toward Future At Trade Deadline

Actions speak louder than words, and Philadelphia Flyers general manager Ron Hextall’s moves during the NHL’s trade deadline Monday conveyed his true intentions for this team. Hextall’s forthcomingness about his vision […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Chicago, Detroit Boast Winning Formula

It seems like every year, fans expect the Detroit Red Wings to slow down or the Chicago Blackhawks to finish the postseason without a long run. The thought has consumed […]

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A Quick Look at The Flyers Trade Deadline Deals

It’s a time that most Flyer fans dread. Who are we going to land this year? What bad contracts can we shed this year? All of these are questions that […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Antoine Vermette has joined the Blackhawks (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: New Faces of the Central Division

We’re breaking down the new faces coming into each division following the trade deadline. These posts will be updated with new information throughout the day. Chicago Blackhawks The Blackhawks were […]

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Oilers Trade Jeff Petry to the Montreal Canadiens

On Sunday, Jeff Petry was a member of the last place Edmonton Oilers, a team looking forward to nothing but a high draft pick, and entrenched in what seems like […]

Flyers defensemen Braydon Coburn and Nicklas Grossman (Christopher Szagola-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Defenseman Sale: Everything Must Go!

Last week, I noted that the Flyers had an impending problem on defense. Well, the time of reckoning is now because Kimmo Timonen is ready to play tomorrow in Philadelphia’s […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 3 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Schultz Extension Means Flyers Trades Looming

Depth on defense is a great thing. When playoff time rolls around, it seems that the position that is always dinged up the most is defensemen. However, depth on defense does […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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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
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
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A Flyers Norris Trophy Candidate? Damn Streit!

Does the thought of a Norris Trophy candidate who will turn 37-years-young in December raise an eyebrow? What if I added that this defenseman is part of the “lacking unit” […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Have We Seen the Last of Kimmo Timonen?

With optimism yielding to realistic logic, all signs are indicating that we have seen the last of Kimmo Timonen in the NHL. After the 15-year veteran was indefinitely sidelined due […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers