Category Archives: Philadelphia Flyers

Roberts 2014-15 NHL Predictions

NHL trade rumors

As the 2014-15 season creeps near us it’s time to take a look at the teams around the league and predict where they may finish.


Sharks Sign F Scott; Acquire F McGinn from Philadelphia for Pick


The Sharks announced on Wednesday that the team has signed Forward John Scott  from Buffalo to a 1 year, $700,000 deal. The team also announced that they have acquired Forward Tye McGinn from the Flyers in exchange for a 2015 3rd round draft pick. (more…)

ECHL Royals become affiliate of Philadelphia Flyers

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The Reading, PA Royals are the new ECHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers. (more…)

My 2013-2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 Predictions

NHL Playoffs

Here are my Round 1 predictions! Feel free to leave your predictions in the comments.


Flyers Zac Rinaldo Suspended for the Rest of NHL Season

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The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo has been suspended four games for his illegal hit on Chad Ruhwedel of the Buffalo Sabres Sunday night. (more…)

Struggles Continue for Philadelphia Flyers Offense

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The Philadelphia Flyers have certainly left themselves in a precarious position after losing Thursday night to the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-0. The Flyers lead the Blue Jackets by two points in the division standings and the Toronto Maple Leafs by three points. With six games to go, the Flyers needs to turn it on quickly in order to clinch a playoff berth. The Flyers have now lost five of six games after winning five games in a row. Suddenly, the Flyers’ offense has struggled mightily. They haven’t scored a goal in slightly over 130 minutes after being shut out by the St. Louis Blues and Blue Jackets. (more…)

Young Guns: The NHL Trend of Youthful Captains


In their 4-1 victory over the Washington Capitals, the surging Colorado Avalanche picked up a beautiful insurance marker from Gabriel Landeskog, the youngest captain in the NHL. Not only is he the youngest captain in the NHL today, but the youngest ever in NHL history, eclipsing the previous record holder, Sidney Crosby. On top of that, he scored his goal after blowing past Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin, who earned the “C” at age 24, and is part of a slew of young NHL captains in the League right now. While many teams look to the aged veteran to lead the team, many have decided that a breath of fresh air is what their team needs in the captaincy. Not all these young captains have worked out, but many of them have been successful.