1. What the Mike Richards and Jeff Carter Trades Mean for the Philadelphia Flyers

    Wow, I'm speechless. If you didn't believe the Flyers could let go of their top goal-scorer in an attempt to burn salary, how about their captain too? Jeff Carter and Mike Richards, ...

    Alistair Smout Written by Alistair Smout about 3 years ago 835 reads 0 comments

  2. Kris Versteeg: Why the Deal Is Good for the Philadelphia Flyers

    It was inevitable. Even if there were any doubts in Paul Holmgren's mind when the trade chatter started, the failure of the Flyers to generate any sort of offense against the Kings highlighted the need for a linemate for Richards from outside...

    Alistair Smout Written by Alistair Smout about over 3 years ago 1,373 reads 5 comments

  3. Mike Richards May Need New Linemates, But Giroux and Carter Aren't The Answer

    There has been much talk over the last few weeks about finding some linemates for Mike Richards, and before testing the trade market, Coach Peter Laviolette has looked within for answers...

    Alistair Smout Written by Alistair Smout about over 3 years ago 1,052 reads 5 comments

  4. Bobrovsky Wins the Battle, But Carey Price Is Rightly Winning the All-Star War

    Wednesday night saw the match-up of what were, until recently, the two leading goalies in the NHL All-Star ballot, and I was interested to see how the pair would match up...

    Alistair Smout Written by Alistair Smout about over 3 years ago 377 reads 0 comments

  5. Jody Shelley's Latest Hit Leaves Philadelphia Flyers Fans As Bemused As Ever

    Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley called it perfectly. As an English NHL fan, I don't get to watch many games and I'm always deeply skeptical when the commentators are from the other side (Penguin coverage is especially unbearable)...

    Alistair Smout Written by Alistair Smout about over 3 years ago 594 reads 1 comments