Despite inconsistency, Flyers find themselves in the playoff race

In the tightly-packed Metropolitan Division, one could easily make the case for any of the eight teams finding themselves in the postseason. With just 12 points separating the division-leading Washington Capitals (71 points) and the cellar-dwelling New York Rangers (59 points), all eight teams can rise up the standings – or plummet to the bottom […]

Why the Philadelphia Flyers’ season is over

It’s 9:15 P.M. on a late-November Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The Flyers are down 3-1 to the San Jose Sharks with 7:56 left to go in the 3rd period. Philadelphia is about to extend their winless streak to 9 games, and register their 4th straight blown lead.