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Philadelphia Flyers Defenseman Mark Streit (Josh Smith/THW)

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
Philadelphia Flyers - Mark Streit - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

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
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
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 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers 2013-14 Season Preview

Philadelphia Flyers 2013-14 Season Preview

The way they ended their season — on a 6-1 run with three games of four or more goals — is exactly how the Philadelphia Flyers expect to start their […]

by · October 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Garth Snow: The NHL’s Most Underrated GM?

Garth Snow: The NHL’s Most Underrated GM?

“Honestly, we don’t care what league they come from — college, juniors, Europe. If they can play, they can play for us. Every player is unique.” – Garth Snow, General […]

by · August 21, 2013 · 12 comments · New York Islanders
Ville Pokka was definitely an asset that was managed correctly by Garth Snow. (Jatkoaika.com)

New York Islanders: Defensive Prospects To Watch in 2013-2014

After using all seven of his picks in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft on defensemen, Islanders fans probably weren’t expecting Garth Snow to select Ryan Pulock with the fifteenth overall […]

Cody Franson's play has certainly improved over last season (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

The Islanders Should Pursue Cody Franson

With the NHL off-season at the halfway point and signings slowing down, TSN’s hockey insider Darren Dreger tweeted that the Toronto Maple Leafs may be looking to deal defenseman Cody […]

by · July 30, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Islanders