Category Archives: Philadelphia Flyers
Here are my Round 1 predictions! Feel free to leave your predictions in the comments.
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…)
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…)
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.
Tonight the Penguins travel across the state to face off against their Metropolitan Rivals, Philadelphia Flyers.
So here we are. The 2013-14 NHL season is upon us and all things lockout and CBA are in the past. The shortened 2013 season may have tarnished our memories but it was still one heck of a ride. But now it is time to look forward to a new beginning, The 2013-14 Season.
Claude Giroux recently had surgery on his finger and isn’t expected to be 100% for 5-6 weeks. Philadelphia’s very own general manager Paul Holmgren talked about Giroux’s injury: