As the Philadelphia Flyers watch their postseason ambitions become increasingly less likely, fans have been calling for changes to be made to the roster. GM Chuck Fletcher has been happy to oblige, having dealt two players in the past week, sending forward Jordan Weal to Arizona and forward Taylor Leier to Buffalo. Both forwards have […]
Adding to a slew of firings early on this season, Flyers fans calling for the termination of four-year head coach Dave Hakstol got their wish this past Monday, as the team made the move official. Despite speculation regarding bringing in an outside coach, new Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher decided that Lehigh Valley Phantom’s head coach […]
After starting the 2018-19 season with an abysmal 10-11-2 record, the Philadelphia Flyers management had seen enough. But the change didn’t come where most had expected. Instead, the Flyers dismissed Ron Hextall from his duties as President and General Manager along with Assistant GM Chris Pryor and Assistant Coach Gord Murphy. The search for a […]
Philadelphia faithful are more than tired of hearing about goaltenders. The Flyers are a team that has seemingly struggled to find a superstar netminder since the turn of the century, and despite any number of promising prospects, poor managerial decision making, and poor play have left the Flyers with a carousel in goal. As the […]
Wayne Simmonds’ fight against Jamie Oleksiak on Saturday was a flashback to the Wayne that we knew and loved leading up to last year. Though the notable injuries that Simmonds battled in the 2017-18 season may have understandably reduced his inclination to drop the mitts, bringing an element of toughness back into his game may […]
Fans have been clamoring for a change for weeks and they got one. Probably not the one that was expected but this change was much needed. This is likely just the first shoe to drop as the Flyers look to find a new direction. The former Flyers’ goaltender has been with the organization’s management since […]
It’s no secret that the Flyers don’t always start the regular season strong, and the 2018-19 season has been no exception. With six games in the books, the Flyers have played .500 hockey, winning three games and losing three games. However, their record isn’t totally indicative of their performance, and the injuries the team has […]
The season is still young, but certain teams are already making an impact. One of the teams that is still searching for consistency, however, is the Philadelphia Flyers. Here are three things we’ve noticed through the first seven games. The defense is young, and it shows While there is a lot of excitement about […]
With a strong offseason behind them, the Flyers are ready to take the next step.
With injuries to Alex Lyon and Michal Neuvirth, the Flyers goaltending situation gets a little more complicated.