Top 5: Flyers Prospects That Didn’t Pan Out

For many years under the leadership of Bobby Clarke and Paul Holmgren, the organization often traded draft picks to get what they wanted for the main roster for the here and now. Even though many picks were traded, some were kept and used by the Flyers with varying degrees of success. Obviously not every draft … Continue reading Top 5: Flyers Prospects That Didn’t Pan Out

Top 5: Players The Flyers Skipped Over in the Draft

Drafting outside of the first fifteen to twenty picks in the NHL is a crapshoot, but there are a times the Flyers would like a do-over. Organizational drafting before the Ron Hextall-era was not a pleasant experience. In the 109 picks from 2000 to 2014, only 47 played for the team. Five of those 47 … Continue reading Top 5: Players The Flyers Skipped Over in the Draft

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Nashville Predators

As a late-90s expansion draft team, and more often than not a playoff contender, It's no surprise some strange players have suited up for the Nashville Predators over the years. Whether trying to cash in on younger players, or find that right veteran addition, the Preds are familiar with wheeling and dealing to find the … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Nashville Predators

Top 5: Flyers Reunited with the Team

Sometimes the second time is the charm. Whether their first stint in Philadelphia was less than impressive, or they were brought back via trade or free agency because they meant so much to the franchise the first time, returning players are always welcomed back to the Flyers organization they once called home. Number 5- Mikael … Continue reading Top 5: Flyers Reunited with the Team

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Anaheim Ducks

When I say "Anaheim Ducks", I'm sure some prominent players come to your mind. Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry, Scott Niedermayer, J.S. Giguere, Teemu Selanne, among others, But there were just as many players who flew under the radar as there were superstars that live on in history. Do you remember these Anaheim Ducks? Number 5- … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Anaheim Ducks

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Philadelphia Flyers

In their 53 years of existence, over 600 players have suited up for Philadelphia Flyers. Some carved out their legacy as long standing members, contributing to some of the greatest moments in franchise history, other only played one game, and some flew so low under the radar they almost disappeared from memory altogether. Do you … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Philadelphia Flyers