The Philadelphia Flyers are struggling lately. The Orange and Black are 0-3-1 in their last four games and have gone just 2-5-2 in their last nine contests.
The team is approaching a key part of the schedule when it plays six games before the NHL shuts down for the Olympic break.
The Flyers struggled early in the season, getting off to a 1-7-0 start. They did manage to play well enough to get back into playoff position in November and December but can ill afford a lengthy dry spell in the competitive Eastern Conference.
Here is a look at the five biggest reasons for the Flyers' recent slump.
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