STEVE MASON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Steve Mason won a lot of Philadelphia Flyers fans over with his performance in the playoffs this past season. Evidently, Jeremy Roenick isn’t one of them. Roenick commented on Philadelphia’s netminding and he was rather blunt (go figure) about his opinion of Mason.
Via CSN Philadelphia:
“I like Steve Mason, but I don’t think Steve Mason is the answer to winning a Stanley...
from Mary Clarke of CSNPhilly,
If they're going to win the Cup, Roenick believes they'll have to do it with a different goaltender.
"I like Steve Mason," Roenick said on Philly Sports Talk, "but I don’t think Steve Mason is the answer to winning a Stanley Cup."
Mason posted a 33-18-7 record, .917 save percentage and 2.50 goals-against average...
Before I get into rush shots of individual players I am going to look at some teams. I am starting with the Columbus Blue Jackets which was suggested for me to look at by Jeff Townsend who was interested to see impact the decline of Steve Mason and then the transition to Bobrovsky had. Before we get [...]
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from Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer,
They will have to huff and puff to make the playoffs, buying some time for their promising defensemen to gain some minor-league seasoning before likely being ready in two years - or perhaps in the second half of 2014-15.
The good news, from the Flyers' perspective, is that coach Craig Berube, who did a commendable job after...
Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux spent the night in an Ottawa Police jail, according to the Ottawa Sun. From the Sun: Although few details were immediately available, a source said Giroux was arrested for repeatedly grabbing the buttocks of a male police officer. Alcohol is believed to have been involved. A witness and sources say the incident occurred outside The Great...
After falling 4-2 in game five at Madison Square Garden against the New York Rangers, the Philadelphia Flyers face a 3-2 deficit in the best of seven series. Philadelphia will now have to win both remaining games, home and away, to advance to the second round.
Game five was an embarrassing effort for the Flyers. Carrying a large amount of momentum after winning game four...
Despite no word from the organization, Steve Mason has a concussion. This has not been reported by the beat writers, nor confirmed or announced by the team, but I have it on good authority through friends/contacts I have made in my life that he suffered a concussion following his collision Saturday afternoon. Just to […]Steve Mason has a Concussion- presented by The Orange Update...
Philadelphia Flyers: Analyzing the trade deadlineAn eventful trade deadline has passed in the NHL, and names like Vanek, St. Louis, Callahan and Luongo were moved. However, the Philadelphia Flyers were relatively quiet on Wednesday.
Before the busy final day of trades, the Flyers’ made a move on Tuesday, acquiring New York Islander defenseman Andrew MacDonald in...
Steve Mason's new mask portrays some of his teammates in zombie form. (Photo Courtesy of the Philadelphia Flyers Instagram Account)
Steve Mason will be sporting a new lid for the first time in game action on Saturday. On Friday, Mason unveiled a new mask featuring a Philadelphia Flyers zombie theme.
The mask was designed and created by Fran Drummond of Paint Zoo. The mask features...
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Steve Mason has a 2.37 GAA and .923 save percentage in six starts this season. (Kevin Durso/Flyerdelphia)
The lone bright spot for the Philadelphia Flyers in a dismal
1-7-0 start has ironically been the one area that has plagued them most in the
last decade. It is the goalie.
Steve Mason may only have a 1-5-0 record this season. But his
2.37 goals against average and .923 save...