1. Philadelphia Flyers Should Consider Trading for Brent Burns

    Ok, you read the title, and you want to scream at me for idiocy for suggesting that the Flyers should acquire an "overrated" defenseman. I'm ready for it. Just hear me out though, folks...

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  2. Flyers' Fans Need to Drop the Grudge and Root for the Los Angeles Kings

    Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren pulled off two cataclysmic trades that changed the identity of the Philadelphia Flyers on June 23, 2011...

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  3. Jonathan Quick in the Elite Company of Frank Brimsek and Jacques Plante

    He has zero Stanley Cups to his credit. Prior to this season, he appeared in the Stanley Cup playoffs twice—both first-round losses...

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  4. Philadelphia Flyers May Need to Turn Attention to Goaltending at Trade Deadline

    Despite the widely reported face-to-face meeting on Saturday between Columbus Blue Jackets brass and Philadelphia Flyers brass, a trade for star winger Rick Nash remains unconsummated...

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  5. Rick Nash Trade Rumors: Philadelphia Flyers May Need to Pony Up and Acquire Nash

    On Saturday afternoon, the Philadelphia Flyers suffered another brutal in-division loss. The latest perpetrator was the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

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  6. NHL Trade Deadline: Philadelphia Flyers Could Target Offensive Defenseman

    In Saturday's matinee tilt with the cross-state rival Pittsburgh Penguins , the Philadelphia Flyers have shown a power play look which features center Danny Briere on the point...

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  7. Nicklas Grossman: Philadelphia Flyers Address Need with Acquistion of Grossman

    The value proposition. The bargain. Receiving a greater value than giving. On Thursday, the Philadelphia Flyers acquired defenseman Nicklas Grossman from the Dallas Stars ...

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  8. Philadelphia Flyers Rookie Matt Read Courageously Challenges Teammates

    The weekend of Philadelphians' discontent began with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's snickering response to an honest question about the potential for a Super Bowl in Philadelphia...

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  9. Philadelphia Flyers Need to Play Current Trade Market to Their Advantage

    In assessing the current NHL trade market, most of the "buyers" could probably use help on their blue lines. The Philadelphia Flyers may be tops on that list...

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  10. Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the Flyers' NHL Season

    To set the record straight, prognostication is not my forte. My editors would like me to provide some predictions for the rest of the Philadelphia Flyers ' season, so I will give it my best shot using statistical evidence as well as my own opinions...

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  11. 5 Statistics That Define the Philadelphia Flyers' Season Thus Far

    This is part one of a two-part series featuring the Philadelphia Flyers ' 2011-2012 campaign. In this piece, I will review the first part of the Flyers' season with respect to five specific metrics which encapsulate their season thus far...

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  12. NHL Needs to Move Non-Waiver Trade Deadline Back to March

    As most NHL fans are aware, the non-waiver trade deadline is February 27, 2012. Personally, I feel that NHL executives made a mistake by moving the trade deadline from March into February...

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