9 Game Review #7 – Philly is Flying to the Playoffs

Coming into this stretch of games, the Philadelphia Flyers played pretty well coming out of the bye week and All-Star Break to keep themselves in the thick of the playoff race. However, the past nine games saw the Orange and Black face a true make-or-break set of games, with most of their matches coming against … Continue reading 9 Game Review #7 – Philly is Flying to the Playoffs

9 Game Review #6: Steamrolling into the Second Half

After what was by far their worst stretch of hockey during the 2019-20 season, the Philadelphia Flyers knew that they were at rock bottom. Things could only get better, and they would have to if they wanted to be playing for the Stanley Cup come April. They faced a daunting road with matches against some … Continue reading 9 Game Review #6: Steamrolling into the Second Half

The Canadian Campaign pt. 3

The Philadelphia Flyers (2-2-1) wrapped up their western Canada road trip in Edmonton to take on the Edmonton Oilers. The Flyers outshot their opponent 52-22, scoring on only three of those attempts. Some standout players were Jakub Voracek and Oskar Lindblom, with either goals or assists from each. The Edmonton Oilers offered six power play … Continue reading The Canadian Campaign pt. 3

How Will the Flyers Defense Pan Out?

Now that a crisis has been averted and Ivan Provorov is under contract for six more years, the Flyers can now focus on the real problem on the blueline, who makes the team? The Flyers roster currently has eight defenseman on the main roster- Ivan Provorov, Shayne Gostisbehere, Matt Niskanen, Justin Braun, Robert Hagg, Phil … Continue reading How Will the Flyers Defense Pan Out?

Nolan Patrick’s Injury Sets Up Familiar Story

There are many storylines heading into the Philadelphia Flyers 2019-20 season. The contract status of Ivan Provorov and Travis Konecny, how will the trio of Morgan Frost, Joel Farabee, and Isaac Ratcliffe look? One story nobody expected was the surprise announcement of a mysterious "upper body injury" and week-to-week status of Nolan Patrick. Patrick, the … Continue reading Nolan Patrick’s Injury Sets Up Familiar Story

Legion of Soon: Why Frost, Farabee, and Ratcliffe Should Stay Together

Throughout the history of the Philadelphia Flyers there have been some famous trios. The L-B-C Line that consisted of Reggie Leach, Bobby Clarke, and Bill Barber that dominated early in the franchise's history, to the Legion of Doom in the 90's, to the Deuces Wild Line of Mike Knuble, Peter Forsberg, and Simon Gagne in … Continue reading Legion of Soon: Why Frost, Farabee, and Ratcliffe Should Stay Together