Flyers: Lindblom Could Return for Playoffs

The Philadelphia Flyers may get a nice surprise with Oskar Lindblom potentially back in the fold in time for the post-season. “We’re hopeful that Oskar will be one of our 31 players we bring to the bubble in Toronto,” Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher said. “We’ve been working toward that. We’ll see how the nextContinue reading “Flyers: Lindblom Could Return for Playoffs”

Flyers: Philly Hires Alain Vigneault as New Head Coach

The Philadelphia Flyers have named Alain Vigneault as their new head coach, the team announced Monday. Vigneault becomes the 21st head coach in franchise history, joining the team after a five year stint with the New York Rangers that came to an end in 2017-2018. This is the fourth team for the 57-year-old, who coachedContinue reading “Flyers: Philly Hires Alain Vigneault as New Head Coach”

Flyers: New GM Fletcher to Test Club on Road Trip

It’s been a few days since the Philadelphia Flyers flipped things around in their front office and brought in general manager Chuck Fletcher to replace the ejected Ron Hextall and we are finally getting a chance to see how things might look. Fletcher intends on using the Flyers’ upcoming five-game road swing to make aContinue reading “Flyers: New GM Fletcher to Test Club on Road Trip”

Wild: Minnesota Hires Paul Fenton as New General Manager

The Minnesota Wild have named Paul Fenton as their new general manager. The team made the announcement Monday. Fenton is the replacement for Chuck Fletcher. Minnesota chose not to renew his contract, ending a nine-year tenure with the franchise. “Paul is uniquely suited for this job having played 10 years of professional hockey and holdingContinue reading “Wild: Minnesota Hires Paul Fenton as New General Manager”

Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM

Pittsburgh Penguins assistant GM Chuck Fletcher is off to Minnesota to take over as the general manager of the Wild. He will be the second general manager in Wild franchise history. Fletcher replaces Doug Risebrough, who had been with the team since its founding. Risebrough was fired in April following eight seasons in the driver’sContinue reading “Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM”