Every First Round Pick That Played for the Flyers

Since their inception in 1967 the Philadelphia Flyers have never been afraid to make trades. Along the way, they acquired plenty of player that were selected in the first round. 54 years in and 128 first round picks so far have suited up for the Flyers. Below is a comprehensive list of every Flyer that … Continue reading Every First Round Pick That Played for the Flyers

Top 5: Star Players the Flyers Acquired Too Late

Sometimes lightning does strike twice, but in the case of the Philadelphia Flyers, that second bolt is typically much weaker than the original. For much of their history, the Flyers were very active in the trade and free agent markets, never afraid to make moves to make the team better. They take a gamble when … Continue reading Top 5: Star Players the Flyers Acquired Too Late

One Player From Every Team the Flyers Could Look to Add This Summer

The Philadelphia Flyers, led by general manager Chuck Fletcher, should be preparing to toss their nets far and wide this offseason as the clock to building a competitive hockey team continues to tick. There should be no rock left unturned across the league when it comes to looking for improvements, so why not help Chucky … Continue reading One Player From Every Team the Flyers Could Look to Add This Summer

Is Vladimir Tarasenko a Trade Option for the Flyers?

As the trade rumors fly ahead of the 2021 offseason, there have been no lack of options for the Flyers to acquire a big star. One of the more fascinating names that has appeared on the rumor mill is St. Louis Blues sniper Vladimir Tarasenko. Tarasenko, who will turn 30 in December, is best known … Continue reading Is Vladimir Tarasenko a Trade Option for the Flyers?

The Pros and Cons of Trading Travis Konecny

There are very few things that throw Philadelphia Flyers' social media into disarray like the idea of trading 24-year-old Travis Konecny. Though as the Flyers stand on the precipice of being serious contenders, Chuck Fletcher will have to make some hard decisions when it comes to improving his roster, and trading current roster players for … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Trading Travis Konecny

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)

Remember Those Two Shutout Victories Over the Sabres? This is What Happened Next

Joy isn't typically a word that gets associated with the Flyers very often, and certainly not during the 2021 season. The Flyers played some of their worst hockey in franchise history from March to the end of the season in May, but that didn't even feel like a possibility bat the time. They started the … Continue reading Remember Those Two Shutout Victories Over the Sabres? This is What Happened Next

Ron Hextall’s Draft History with the Flyers

Ron Hextall was brought back to the City of Brotherly Love 15 years after his playing career ended with one objective in mind- rebuild the Philadelphia Flyers. Through his five seasons at the helm of the Flyers organization, he oversaw some of the most interesting drafts in their history. Ever since his firing in 2018 … Continue reading Ron Hextall’s Draft History with the Flyers