Post Tagged with: "Mark Streit"

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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 […]

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 · 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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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 is a very responsible d-man that could rise quite quickly in the Islanders' system.(

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
The New York Islanders will move to the Barclays Center in 2015, so Islanders fans could get a glimpse of what the future holds in late September.

Five Must See New York Islanders Games In 2013-2014

With the 2013-2014 NHL schedules being released a couple of weeks ago, hockey fans have undoubtedly combed through a bunch of games thus far in order to secure tickets or […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Evgeni Nabokov has been an influential force for the Islanders over the last few years and could be an option for the Islanders' back-up slot. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

New York Islanders: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Last night, the New York Islanders’ magical run came to a halt, and in as heartbreaking a fashion as one could envision. But be proud, be excited.

by · May 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
John Tavares and Matt Moulson have been a huge part of the Isles' resurgence, but there are just as many people that work behind the scenes for the New York Islanders. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

New York Islanders: Dangerous Underdog or Playoff Pretenders?

With the New York Islanders having secured a playoff berth for the first time since the last day of the 2006-2007 NHL regular season, hockey fans must be wondering how […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders