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”

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”

Flyers: Philly Signs Van Riemsdyk

The Philadelphia Flyers have signed forward James van Riemsdyk to a five-year contract worth a reported $7 million a year. Van Riemsdyk started his NHL career with the Flyers, who drafted him second overall in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. The 29-year-old spent the previous six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs and put upContinue reading “Flyers: Philly Signs Van Riemsdyk”

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Maple Leafs and Bruins Lock Up for Storied Rivalry

The Stanley Cup Playoffs are here, and the Toronto Maple Leafs are going to take on the Boston Bruins in the first round. Sometimes, good things do happen. Game One of this series will hit the air on Thursday. Toronto is coming off one of their best seasons in franchise history, but that doesn’t helpContinue reading “2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Maple Leafs and Bruins Lock Up for Storied Rivalry”