2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: New York Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders are set for a second round snarl that should be physical and tough from the jump. The Flyers find themselves here after winning their first playoff series since 2012, taking out the Montreal Canadiens in six games. The trouble? They were outscored 13-11 in the series. Goalie CarterContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: New York Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens

After dispatching the Pittsburgh Penguins in four games in the Qualifying Round, the Montreal Canadiens are ready to take on the Philadelphia Flyers. The Habs are hoping to play spoiler and they’ve got to be embracing the underdog role. Montreal has done the upset thing before, notably in 2010 against the Washington Capitals and PenguinsContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Philadelphia Flyers

After failing to qualify for the playoffs for the second time in the last three seasons, the Philadelphia Flyers had to make changes. Enter head coach Alain Vigneault, who took over the gig after Scott Gordon took over the gig from Dave Haktstol. Gordon will return to coach Lehigh Valley in the AHL. The FlyersContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Philadelphia Flyers”

What Went Wrong: Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers took a step back in 2018-2019, posting a 37-37-8 record for a total of 82 points. In 2017-2018, they managed 42 wins and made the playoffs. Pittsburgh eliminated them in six games, but it was a step in the right direction. 2018-2019 was, therefore, a step in the wrong direction. The FlyersContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Philadelphia Flyers”

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Pittsburgh Draws Philly in the First Round

The post-season is once again upon us and that means it’s time to take a sneak peek at the first round matchups, starting with the faceoff between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Philadelphia Flyers. Game One of this series gets underway Wednesday. This marks the first time these two teams have tangled since 2012. OnContinue reading “2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Pittsburgh Draws Philly in the First Round”