1. Michael Leighton the Answer to Goaltending Question of Philadelphia Flyers?

    Another Philadelphia Flyers game, another underwhelming performance in goal by a Flyers goalie. Despite the win, Ilya Bryzgalov was shown up by a stellar performance in net by the Winnipeg Jets ’ Ondrej Pavelec ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about over 2 years ago 4,296 reads 32 comments

  2. Claude Giroux: The Future Captain of the Philadelphia Flyers

    Four years ago, after a young, promising center doubled his career point total in his third season, the Flyers moved to make that player into team captain...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about over 2 years ago 2,070 reads 5 comments

  3. Philadelphia Flyers: First-Half Grades

    With 56 points and at fourth place in the Eastern Conference, the Flyers have had a very strong first half of the season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about over 2 years ago 1,071 reads 12 comments

  4. Philadelphia Flyers: 10 Reasons Fans Should Panic

    No team should ever panic over one loss. Despite the massive stage and national exposure that surrounded the Winter Classic, that is all it was. One game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about over 2 years ago 6,841 reads 15 comments

  5. Jody Shelley: 7 Reasons the Philadelphia Flyers Need Him

    If you want to make yourself unpopular with Flyers fans, you can do one of two things. Firstly, you can praise their goaltending. Secondly, and more directly, you can say these five words: Jody Shelley should play more...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 326 reads 0 comments

  6. Sergei Bobrovsky: 8 Reasons He Is the Flyers' Best Goalie

    Sergei Bobrovsky had a very tough spring and summer. He struggled down the stretch last season and, despite being named the starter, was sent to the press box during the playoffs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 671 reads 6 comments

  7. Chris Pronger out Indefinitely: 12 Defensemen Philadelphia Flyers Should Pursue

    Chris Pronger is out for the season, according to ESPN. Let that sink in for a minute. Before you panic, remember that the Philadelphia Flyers have four other very good defensemen still with the team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 569 reads 0 comments

  8. Philadelphia Flyers: 10 Reasons Claude Giroux Could Still Win the Scoring Title

    From the 1980-81 season all the way through the 2000-01 season, the Art Ross Trophy (awarded to the NHL regular season scoring leader) was won by either Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux or Jaromir Jagr...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,038 reads 7 comments

  9. Brayden Schenn: Will His Career Be Derailed Before It Begins?

    No Philadelphia Flyer has had a tougher draw this season than Brayden Schenn . He failed to make the team out of training camp, largely due to salary concerns beyond his control...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,200 reads 13 comments

  10. Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Players Who Will Struggle with More Ice Time

    It is an interesting time for the Philadelphia Flyers . Five players from the season-opening roster will not be on the ice with the team in Anaheim , along with one of the guys who was supposed to be a replacement...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,421 reads 7 comments

  11. Philadelphia Flyers Must Find a Solution to Defensive Problems

    Defense wins championships, coaches often say. Of the last five Stanley Cup champions, four of them had defenses that ranked in the top 10. In that same time, of the 20 teams that have advanced to the conference finals, 13 have had a top 10 defense...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 466 reads 3 comments

  12. 10 Bold Predictions for Philadelphia Flyers' Rookie Brayden Schenn

    Of all the Flyers ' acquisitions from the mind-boggling trades of Mike Richards and Jeff Carter, Brayden Schenn was the most hyped. Unfortunately, he has also been the least productive so far...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 7,377 reads 10 comments

  13. Philadelphia Flyers' Erik Gustafsson Bucking the Trend

    To say the Flyers have a very poor history of raising defenseman through their system is an understatement...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,003 reads 7 comments

  14. 10 NHL Coaches on the Hot Seat at the End of October

    Times are always tough for NHL coaches. They have 300 minutes of ice time per game to give to the 18 guys on their roster, who are all used to playing at least 20 minutes per game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 736 reads 1 comments

  15. Ilya Bryzgalov on the Rebound: 10 Reasons He'll Bounce Back

    So, obviously, the idea of Ilya Bryzgalov as an elite goaltender is not exactly a popular sentiment in Philadelphia (or anywhere) at the moment...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,118 reads 3 comments

  16. Ilya Bryzgalov's Recent Struggles for Philadelphia Flyers a Familiar Hiccup

    Oh, no! Ilya Bryzgalov has lost three games in a row!! He got outplayed by Brian Elliot!!! The Flyers spent $50 million on a TERRIBLE goalie!!!! They should trade him now!!!!! …...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 1,187 reads 6 comments

  17. Philadelphia Flyers' 'Fifth Wheel': Should Claude Giroux Still Kill Penalties?

    Claude Giroux is the best player on the Flyers right now, by leaps and bounds. Come year’s end, it may be impossible to name 10 better players in the league. So keep that all in mind when you read what’s next...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 944 reads 6 comments

  18. The New Look Philadelphia Flyers: Early Effects from the 2011 Offseason

    The Philadelphia Flyers offered their fans more excitement during the 2011 offseason than many teams do during the actual NHL season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bryan Hassett about almost 3 years ago 710 reads 3 comments