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 […]
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.
In likely their final move of the offseason, the Flyers announced Wednesday evening that the team had agreed to a two-year/$2.3 million deal with RFA Robert Hagg. The contract will keep the 23-year-old defenseman in Philadelphia through the 2019-20 season with a cap hit of $1.15 million. In his rookie season, the left-handed blueliner played in 70 […]
With free agency well underway, and the 2018-2019 season inching closer and closer, it’s time to take a look at what the Flyers’ forward corps will likely shape up to be this coming season. In a move that not many people expected, former Flyer James van Riemsdyk decided to take his talents back to Philadelphia, […]