PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 15: Claude Giroux #28 of the Philadelphia Flyers and Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins go toe-to-toe prior to fighting during the first period in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 15, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Key Match Ups For Final Month Of Season

We are now into the final month of the NHL season. With the exception of the Metropolitan division, all division titles will not be decided until the final week of the season. This will impact first round playoff match-ups and guarantees exciting hockey action to wrap up the season. The wild card spots in the […]

5 January 2016: Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere (53) looks to pass during the NHL hockey game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Philadelphia Flyers played at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. (Photo by Gavin Baker/Icon Sportswire)

Flyers Pull Within Two Points Of Playoff Spot

After coming off of a 6-0 win over division rival, Columbus Blue Jackets, and playing their final game at home before traveling, you would think the Flyers would have a strong start to this game well… a slow start from the Flyers gifted the Lightning an early first period goal, putting the Flyers down 1-0. […]

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MARCH 05:  Radko Gudas #3 of the Philadelphia Flyers celebrates his goal against Curtis McElhinney #30 of the Columbus Blue Jackets during their game at the Wells Fargo Center on March 5, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Gudas Leads Flyers Past Columbus

(Getty Images) Well that was fun! Wow, that might be the first time I’ve said that non-sarcastically this season. The Flyers were coming in off of brutally disgusting loss to Edmonton and definitely could not let another 2 points slip to another bad team. Fortunately the Flyers were on the right side of a blow […]


NHL Trade Reviews

The trade deadline has come and passed. The playoff contenders have added their missing pieces, while the basement dwellers acquired needed picks to help rebuild. Not all these trades will turn out to be successful, whereas others will be the spark to take their new teams’ throughout the playoffs. Some were overpaid for and others […]


Schenn Scores Hat Trick In Win Over Calgary

(Tom Mihalek/Associated Press) The Flyers managed to stay quiet at the trade deadline. They needed to remain poised and get the win against the Calgary Flames. That is exactly what they achieved. With Jake Voracek sidelined for two weeks due to a lower-body injury, it couldn’t have been a better game for Brayden Schenn to […]


Was No Move the Right Move for the Flyers

(Photo Credit/AP) The NHL trade deadline has passed with very little action coming from any team in the league. Surprisingly, the Flyers made no moves before the deadline passed. Many fans thought the team would look to move their older players, in hopes to add-on to the already promising future for the organization. Sadly, those […]


Milestone Night For Two Flyers

(Photo Credit/Associated Press) With the return of captain, Claude Giroux, the Flyers needed a win to keep themselves in the playoff hunt. Playing a struggling Arizona team, who is 1-4 in the past 5 games, Dave Hakstol chose to ride the hot hand in net by starting Neuvirth in back to back games. The Flyers […]


Shayne Gostisbehere: Good At Hockey, Bad At Drawing Ghost Bears

Shayne Gostisbehere is good at a lot of things, however, drawing does not seem to be one of them. A picture appeared on Reddit posted by user DJMcSkillet. It appears Gostisbehere was asked to sign a fan’s helmet, a pretty traditional request for a hockey player. However, this fan had a very specific request. Gostisbehere, affectionately […]


Neuvirth Saves The Day

(Photo/Matt Slocum/AP) Oh look at that, the Flyers are gonna give up a goal with under a minute left……….PSYCH!!! This time around the Flyers were able to hold on to the lead by the skin of their teeth, and I’m not even sure teeth have skin. Since the beginning of the first period Michal Neuvirth […]

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NHL Teams Missing Pieces

The trade deadline is now only a few days away and many moves are looming. The makeup of contenders will be altered and numerous future draft picks will trade hands among the buyers and sellers at the deadline. Four teams are within a wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference, while in the West, the Wild […]


Jake Voracek Curses In Interview Between Periods

We’ll chalk this one up to a language barrier. Jakub Voracek, forward for the Philadelphia Flyers, was asked about the team’s feelings coming into tonight’s game vs the Maple Leafs without captain Claude Giroux. Voracek, a very colorful character, had an interesting response to the question:  

EDMONTON, AB - OCTOBER 23: Connor McDavid #97 of the Edmonton Oilers skates during a game against the Washington Capitals on October 23, 2015 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

NHL Basement Dwellers: Who Will Get Out

The NHL regular season is now entering its final quarter and the trade deadline is looming. Some teams are destined for playoff hockey and have practically stamped their ticket already. Others are on the bubble and may acquire that one missing piece to get them over the hump. The five teams I will highlight today, […]


Quick Recap: Flyers at Devils

Period 1: I knew this game was going to be interesting from the start, given that both teams need to win to remain in the playoff hunt. The game started as any Flyers’ game would by taking a quick penalty… thanks to Nick Schultz interfering with Stephen Gionta. The Flyers did a pretty good job […]


Breaking Down The Wayne Simmonds, Dylan McIlrath Fight

It was the moment that the hockey world had been waiting for. How would the Rangers get their revenge against Wayne Simmonds? The answer came quickly Sunday when, in the first minute of the game, the Rangers sent out Dylan McIlrath to face off against Wayne Simmonds in a retaliation fight for a February 6th […]


Ghost Extends Streak As Flyers Fall To Rangers

Just 59 seconds into the game, four players found themselves in the Sin Bin (Simmonds, White, Mcllrath, and Glass) with 5 minute majors for fighting. Shortly after, coincidental minors handed out to Zuccarello and VandeVelde, both for crosschecking. All this before even the first commercial break! During the first period, the Flyers had an early […]