The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 28 – Dec. 12)

Welcome back to The Flyers CHL Prospect Report!    This 5th edition covers the two week period that was in the CHL from Tuesday November 30th – Sunday December 12th. WHL (Western Hockey League)  Connor McClennon #94 (RW) – Winnipeg Ice (WHL) SEASONGPGAPTS+/-SPIM2021-2022    27201939+249633 On Friday night (Dec. 3), the Winnipeg Ice hosted the Saskatoon Blades.  … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 28 – Dec. 12)

An Inconvenient Truth: The Case for Asking Giroux to Waive his NMC

I know this is a difficult subject to address. It is yet another difficulty in an already difficult and frustrating season for fans of the Philadelphia Flyers. Before I start and before you pass judgement, I want to make clear that Claude Giroux is undoubtedly on the Mount Rushmore of Flyers players.  Since he was … Continue reading An Inconvenient Truth: The Case for Asking Giroux to Waive his NMC

The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 15 – Nov. 28)

Welcome back to The Flyers CHL Prospect Report!    This 4th edition covers the week that was in the CHL from Monday November 14th – Sunday November 28th. WHL (Western Hockey League)  Connor McClennon #94 (RW) – Winnipeg Ice (WHL) SEASONGPGAPTS+/-SPIM2021-2022    23191837+218131   On Thursday (Nov. 19), the Winnipeg Ice travelled to Swift Current to take on … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 15 – Nov. 28)

The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 1 – Nov. 14)

Welcome back to The Flyers CHL Prospect Report!    This 3rd edition covers the week that was in the CHL from Monday November 1st – Sunday November 14th. WHL (Western Hockey League)  Connor McClennon #94 (RW) – Winnipeg Ice (WHL) SEASONGPGAPTS+/-SPIM2021-2022    18141125+165629 On Thursday (Nov. 4), the Winnipeg Ice hosted the Red Deer Rebels at the … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Nov. 1 – Nov. 14)

The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Oct. 17 – Oct. 31)

Welcome back to The Flyers CHL Prospect Report!    This edition covers the week that was in the CHL from Sunday October 17th – Sunday October 31st. WHL (Western Hockey League)  Connor McClennon #94 (RW) – Winnipeg Ice (WHL) SEASONGPGAPTS+/-SPIM2021-2022    1310717+124129 On Sunday (Oct. 17), the Winnipeg Ice hosted the Swift Current Broncos.  It took 7 … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Oct. 17 – Oct. 31)

The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Oct. 1 – Oct. 16)

GAME ON! Welcome to the 2021 inaugural edition of the Flyers CHL Prospect Report! As of writing, it looks like it is all systems go for all three of the leagues that comprise the Canadian Hockey League (CHL).  Although there has been a massive surge of COVID-19 cases in parts of Western Canada (Alberta in … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Oct. 1 – Oct. 16)

An Early Look at the 2022 RFA Class.  Is Another Offer Sheet Possibly in the Works Next Offseason?

After an offseason of change, Flyers fans are (for the most part) clamoring for the 2021-2022 hockey season to get underway. Will the Flyers rebound and get back to playoffs after making a myriad of changes this offseason?  We won’t know the answer until the Flyers make some headway into their upcoming season; but there … Continue reading An Early Look at the 2022 RFA Class.  Is Another Offer Sheet Possibly in the Works Next Offseason?

Flyers vs. Hurricanes: A Case Study of Drafting and Player Development During the Hextall Era (2014-2018)

There is an old saying that says, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do”.  With the 2021 NHL Draft coming up on July 23rd, this famous quote applies to all NHL General Managers and their teams as they look to select players that will make an impact for them in the future. In terms … Continue reading Flyers vs. Hurricanes: A Case Study of Drafting and Player Development During the Hextall Era (2014-2018)

The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Apr. 14 – Apr. 30)

Welcome back to the Flyers CHL Prospect Report.  This edition will be the final article posted for the 2020-2021. The regular season have all wrapped up in the leagues that resumed play.  The WHL announced that the regular season for all Canadian teams would be concluded at the end of April.  With each team playing … Continue reading The Flyers CHL Prospect Report (Apr. 14 – Apr. 30)