Post Tagged with: "Mark Streit"

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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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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
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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Flyers Backcheck: Isles Dump Flyers in Final Nassau Meeting

That isn’t exactly how the Flyers would like to remember their final game at the run-down Nassau Coliseum. After combining for just one shootout goal in November, a combined 11 […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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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
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Flyers Backcheck: A Beautiful New Jersey Beatdown

Remember that 6-4 loss at the hands of the New Jersey Devils back on Oct. 9th? Yeah, that wasn’t going to fly this time. It was a New Jersey beatdown […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
This Just In: Wayne Simmonds Is Really Good at Hockey

This Just In: Wayne Simmonds Is Really Good at Hockey

If anyone should be more irritated over Philadelphia’s winless sputter through their first four games, it’s Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds. But despite his team’s 0-2-2 mark, the sixth-year veteran is […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 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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Andrew MacDonald & Holmgren’s Itchy Trigger Finger

Today, the Flyers announced two very important pieces of news regarding the future of their blueline.  The first was signing recently acquired defenseman Andrew MacDonald to a mult-year extension.  The […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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Andrew MacDonald Off the Island, and the Return was Great

The hopes of many Islander fans were answered on Tuesday when Andrew MacDonald was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers. #Isles get 2014 3rd rounder and a 2015 2nd rounder for MacDonald from […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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You Cannot Win Without Puck-Moving Defensemen

In the past three games, the Flyers have defeated the fifth, sixth, and eleventh best teams in the NHL in terms of points.  They have played some of their most […]

by · February 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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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