Found May 05, 2013 on
Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Bryan BickellChicago BlackhawksDavid ClarksonRyane CloweTye McGinnViktor StalbergThere are two adjectives that NHL organizations often claim to be a part of their management blueprint- “bigger” and “faster.” During the end-of-year locker cleanout, Philadelphia Flyers’ general manager Paul Holmgren told reporters that the organization was looking to rebuild with the former in mind. Per Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer: “We’re always looking to get better on [...](Read more...)

Offseason Questions: Who Stays and Who Goes?

  With a disappointing season over with, the Flyers now have the difficult task of assessing what areas of the squad they need to change.  With several options available, the team’s General Manager Paul Holmgren will undoubtedly attempt to make a splash like last year, but with a lot of long and pricey contracts in the stable, will they be left to chew on the hay they...

Salvaging Positives from the 2013 Philadelphia Flyers

  It goes without saying that this season left much to be desired. However, I have compiled a list of reasons to be excited for the Flyers in the 2013-2014 season based on bright spots from this disappointing 2013 campaign. They are ordered from 5 to 1, with 1 being the most promising. If you disagree, voice your opinion in the comments below and let us know which order you would...

Ilya Bryzgalov Reportedly Has No Interest in Watching Playoff Hockey, Would Rather See ‘Star Wars’ With Son

Ilya Bryzgalov has long had a fascination with Star Wars and hockey, but now he has made it clear in which order he prefers them. The Flyers goaltender admitted recently that he hasn’t been watching much playoff hockey since the Flyers failed to qualify for any, and when elaborating, answered as only he could. “There’s no time,” Bryzgalov explained, “and no real interest...

Flyers Sign Goaltender Chubak To Deal

(Photo courtesy of   As the Philadelphia Flyers season wrapped up disappointingly early this year, the team’s front office has had ample time to concentrate on adding personnel. On Saturday they hit the college hockey free agent market, in hopes of shoring up their goaltending for the future. Philadelphia came to terms with 24 year-old goalie Carsen Chubak...

Sunday Morning Hockey Talk

from Larry Brooks of the NY Post, - Imagine the impact on overall league revenue and on the players’ ultimate escrow losses if the Rangers, Toronto, Montreal. Vancouver and Los Angeles should all go out in the first round. - Did anyone, by the way, contribute less over the last two months of the season thanDavid Clarkson did for the Devils on the team’s way to elimination...

A Feast Of Hockey Talk

from Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal, - Martin Brodeur wants to come back for another season with the Devils and he’s certainly entitled as the winningest goalie of all-time. But an alarm bell should be going off in GM Lou Lamoriello’s office. Brodeur’s goals-against average (2.22) was good, but not his save percentage at .901. That’s barely adequate in today...

Shanahan Explains Abdelkader Suspension

Brendan Shanahan, the man in charge of the NHL’s Player Safety Department explains why Red Wings F Justin Abdelkader will sit 2 games for his [...]
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