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Flyers Getting Max Value Out Of Simmonds

Since being acquired by the Philadelphia Flyers in the blockbuster deal that sent then-captain Mike Richards to the Los Angeles Kings, Wayne Simmonds has transformed himself into one of the […]

by · February 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers Backcheck: Mason Carries Flyers to Shootout Glory

You can laugh at the Flyers’ recent futility in the shootout all you want. But that wretched 10-game shootout drought is finally over, thanks in large part to Steve Mason’s […]

by · January 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Jakub Voracek Has Quietly Become One Of The NHL’s Best Players

When you take a look at the list of the NHL’s top scorers right now, a lot of obvious names pop out at you. Sidney Crosby is, not surprisingly, right […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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Despite Losing Streak, Laughton Proving He Belongs

Amid one of the worst Flyers’ losing streaks in recent years, there has been a silver lining to their struggles. Called up when it appeared like injuries were going to […]

by · December 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Flyers Backcheck: Berube Winning on the Fly

Craig Berube is certainly giving David Copperfield a run for his money. Despite being hit with yet another significant absence in Michael Raffl’s lower-body injury, Philadelphia’s depth has Berube winning […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Brayden Schenn is widely considered a Flyers untouchable (theseoduke/Flickr)

More To Schenn Than Meets The Eye

It’s time to give Brayden Schenn some credit on the progress he’s made this season. The 23-year-old has been maligned during his first few years in Philadelphia, and it might […]

Where Does Lecavalier Fit On Flyers?

Where Does Lecavalier Fit On Flyers?

Before the season, Vincent Lecavalier was expected to bounce back for the Philadelphia Flyers and anchor the team’s second or third line. While a player who scored 20 goals last […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Jeff Carter was one of the Flyers struggling with the flu (cr: Dinur@Flickr)

Trading Richards and Carter, Was it Worth it?

The Flyers are getting an early season visit from the Los Angeles Kings, and that means former Flyers Mike Richards and Jeff Carter are in town for a visit. So […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Mikkel Boedker certainly found a scoring touch last season and will be looking to repeat such results for the upcoming season. (Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE)

Keep an Eye out for Budding Star Mikkel Boedker

Not enough people around the National Hockey League are talking about Mikkel Boedker. I have even overlooked his scoring ability because the Dane has been sitting on my fantasy hockey […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Move Over Milan: NHL Has a New Best Power Forward

If you asked an NHL fan today to describe a player that is the prototypical power forward in today’s game, the first name out of their mouth would likely be […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 3 comments · Player Profiles
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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Flyers Continuing Same Old Game With Couturier

This was supposed to be the year. It was the Philadelphia Flyers’ plan — put Sean Couturier in better situations to give him more of a chance to put up […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers