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Draft Prospect Profile: Jansen Harkins

  View image | gettyimages.com So much is to be debated about what the Flyers do with the seventh overall pick. As you've seen here over the past few weeks, there will be plenty of Top 10 options that will still be available when the Flyers pick, even if they miss out on some of the Top-5 projections. But don't forget the Flyers second pick in the first round at a position...
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The state of the Philadelphia Flyers blue line: Part Two

In Part One I looked at the current situation the Philadelphia Flyers are in and the defensemen currently under contract for the Flyers (you can find Part One here). Here I am going to look at the defensive prospects in the Flyers’ system and their readiness to make the jump to the NHL. The Philadelphia Flyers are lucky to have a such talented up-and-coming defensive prospects...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

This Week in Flyers History: Week ending May 24

May 20, 1974 It was the day after the Philadelphia Flyers won their first ever Stanley Cup. In defeating the Boston Bruins, 1-0, in Game 6 of the Finals, the Flyers became the first team of the 1967 NHL expansion to win the Stanley Cup. The city of Philadelphia was ecstatic and so very proud of this hard nosed group of Canadian men that they adopted as their own. Some of the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

The state of the Philadelphia Flyers’ blue line: Part One

This is part of one of a three-part sequence. In Part One I will discuss the current state of the Philadelphia Flyer’s blue line. The Philadelphia Flyers seem to be headed in a direction that is quite unprecedented in recent Flyers history. The signing of Dave Hakstol shows that Flyers owner Ed Snyder has bought into GM Ron Hextall’s philosophy of long term player development...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Future Flyers Report: Memorial Cup begins tonight

At long last, the wait is over for junior hockey's prestigious tournament. The host Quebec Remparts and Western League champion Kelowna Rockets will drop the puck tonight to begin round-robin play, opening up the 97th-annual Memorial Cup tournament. This year's tournament has some added significance, as it's expected to be the last games played at Quebec City's fabled Le Colisée...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers sign winger Aaron Palushaj

  View image | gettyimages.com For the second day in a row, the Flyers tapped into the KHL for another free-agent signing. The Flyers announced Thursday that they have signed 25-year-old right winger Aaron Palushaj from the KHL. Palushaj split time in the KHL this past season with Medvescak Zagreb and Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg, scoring seven goals and adding 14 assists...
Via Flyerdelphia
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers Trivia: Who Am I?

Good afternoon everyone. After a brief hiatus Flyers Trivia is back. We will still be selecting monthly follower favorites starting with today's question. The selected follower will be chosen for the last week in June. Let's get started on today's question. From the clues below tell us Who Am I: 1. I was a two time All Star 2. In played for three different teams during my...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Draft Prospect Profile: Pavel Zacha

  View image | gettyimages.com We're closing in on rounding out the Top 10 forwards available in the 2015 NHL Draft and who could be the possible selections for the Flyers. So far, you've read profiles on Dylan Strome, Mikko Rantanen, Lawson Crouse, Mathew Barzal and Mitch Marner - and we obviously bypassed the sure-fire Top 2 of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel.  Today...
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Breaking News- Flyers sign KHL defenseman Medvedev

  View image | gettyimages.com   Breaking news   This just in from the Flyers; they have signed 32 year old defenseman Yevgeni Medvedev to a contract. Details have not been released. Medvedev has spent the last 7 seasons playing in the KHL for Ak Bars Kazan. We will have more as details become available.  
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Hextall ushers in new Flyers era with Hakstol

  View image | gettyimages.com The man behind the bench for the 2015-16 Philadelphia Flyers will be Dave Hakstol. That was the big news on Monday around the NHL, as the Flyers worked quickly to fill the coaching vacancy. Ron Hextall's top target now joins the Flyers after 11 seasons at the University of North Dakota and seven Frozen Four appearances.  After weeks of speculation...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Between the Pipes-05/19/15- Flyers get their man, name Dave Hakstol head coach

Welcome to Between the Pipes, a look at the Philadelphia Flyers and the NHL through linkage. Hakstol is the man in Philly After a very successful college coaching career, Dave Hakstol becomes the 19th Flyers head man: [Philly.com- Mike Sielski] [The Hockey Writers- Eric Burton] [Flyerdelphia- Bill Meltzer] [CSNPhilly-Sarah Baicker] [Puck Daddy- Greg Wyshynski]   What's next...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Will North Dakota Coaching Change Impact Chicago?

On Monday morning, the Philadelphia Flyers announced this that Dave Hakstol would be the 19th head coach in Flyers history. Hakstol, 46, was the head coach at the University of North Dakota for the past 11 seasons, coaching some of the best players now in the NHL – including Jonathan Toews. Under Hakstol, UND teams put together an […] The post Will North Dakota Coaching Change...
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Draft Prospect Profile: Mitch Marner

  View image | gettyimages.com The Flyers announced on Monday that they have a new head coach, and while the anticipation of what Dave Hakstol will bring to the Flyers will only grow until October, there is plenty of unfinished business to take care of in the offseason. The draft is the next major event on the Flyers schedule. With that, our series on potential Flyers prospect...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Giroux bares all during Team Canada's celebration

Ever wanted to get inside an NHL locker room? Well, here you go ... although this probably isn't exactly what you had in mind.After Canada's 6-1 rout of Russia in the gold-medal game at the IIHF World Championships over the weekend, the celebration that started on the ice continued in the Canadian locker room. Tyler Seguin, who was reveling in the victory by drinking out of the trophy...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

New Flyers coach Hakstol brings college success, lacks pro experience

The Philadelphia Flyers went far off the radar screen with the announcement of the hiring of longtime University of North Dakota (UND) head coach Dave Hakstol as the 19th head coach in franchise history. Hakstol, who reached the Frozen Four seven times in 11 years at UND, has been a very prominent name on the national collegiate hockey scene for many years. Nevertheless, the 46...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

What were the Flyers thinking with Dave Hakstol hiring? (Puck Daddy)

At some point after the dismissal of Craig Berube, a head coach he inherited, Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall took a list of replacement candidates to owner Ed Snider. There were big names, familiar names. And there was also Dave Hakstol, who had never coached in the NHL nor played in the NHL, having spent the last 11 seasons as head coach of the University of North Dakota Fighting...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hakstol: Joining Flyers organization 'extremely proud moment for me'

Press conference: ✔️ Welcome to the #Flyers, Coach Hakstol! pic.twitter.com/YbHPL784xX — Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) May 18, 2015 The Flyers announced the 19th head coach in franchise history. The winner of Ron Hextall's search was North Dakota head coach Dave Hakstol, who for 11 seasons, led them to seven Frozen Four appearances. He has a 289-143-43 record in his...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers name Hakstol as head coach (Reuters)

(Reuters) - Dave Hakstol has left the college ranks to join the Philadelphia Flyers as their new head coach, the National Hockey League club announced on Monday. Hakstol, who spent the last 11 seasons as coach of the University of North Dakota, becomes the 19th head coach in Flyers history. "Dave brings a wealth of head coaching experience and success to the Philadelphia Flyers...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers name North Dakota's Hakstol new head coach

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers made a surprise pick for their head coach, hiring University of North Dakota's Dave Hakstol on Monday. The 46-year-old Hakstol spent the last 11 seasons at North Dakota. He went 289-143-43 with a .654 winning percentage in 475 games. In 2014-15, he led North Dakota to a 29-10-3 record with a .726 winning percentage and a berth in the NCAA Frozen...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers name North Dakota’s Dave Hakstol as new head coach (Puck Daddy)

The Philadelphia Flyers went outside the box in replacing Craig Berube. On Monday morning, it was announced that GM Ron Hextall hired University of North Dakota head coach Dave Hakstol as the team’s newest head coach. From the Flyers :  “Dave brings a wealth of head coaching experience and success to the Philadelphia Flyers organization,” said Hextall. “He’s a proven...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking news: Flyers hire Dave Hakstol

  View image | gettyimages.com   Breaking news  The Flyers have announced that they have hired the 19th coach in team history, Dave Hakstol. In eleven seasons at the University of North Dakota, he amassed a 289-143-43 record. He took North Dakota to the Frozen Four seven times and never missed the NCAA tournament as head coach. Those looking for a Flyers connection...
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Flyers name North Dakota's Hakstol new head coach

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Flyers made a surprise pick for their head coach, hiring University of North Dakota's Dave Hakstol on Monday. The 46-year-old Hakstol spent the last 11 seasons at North Dakota. He went 289-143-43 with a .654 winning percentage in 475 games. In 2014-15, he led North Dakota to a 29-10-3 record with a .726 winning percentage and a berth in the NCAA...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers name Dave Hakstol head coach

The Philadelphia Flyers announced Monday morning that Dave Hakstol has been named the 19th head coach in Flyers history. “Dave brings a wealth of head coaching experience and success to the Philadelphia Flyers organization,” said Flyers general manager Ron Hextall. “He’s a proven winner and we are pleased to have him become part of the Flyers family.” “I am extremely...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dave Hakstol Named Head Coach of the Philadelphia Flyers

They say to be careful what you wish for. Coach  Dave Hakstol is moving on. The news broke this morning that Hakstol is going to be the next head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers. For the fans that wanted Hakstol fired because his teams didn't win an NCAA title, you won't have Hak to kick around anymore. Official Press Release -- Philadelphia Flyers general manager Ron Hextall...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Canada wins gold, Claude Giroux is naked, it’s all good (Photo) (Puck Daddy)

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