New Philosophy Is Not the Cause of Philadelphia Flyers' Slow 2014 Offseason
Philadelphia Flyers chairman Ed Snider used "the P word" in a recent interview, which had to shock a lot of the team's longtime fans. Snider said that management would be more patient in the future.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
LOOK: Flyers goalie Steve Mason's new mask has Al Capone, Eastern State Penitentiary, zombie theme
One of the first things Flyers goalie Steve Mason did for fun after being traded from Columbus to Philadelphia in April 2013 was tour Eastern State Penitentiary. Mason enjoyed walking around the haunted old prison so much that Eastern State is part of his new goalie mask, which he showed off to reporters Monday after a morning on-ice workout with teammates at Skate Zone.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Training Camp Battles: The Forwards
For once, there shouldn't be a ton of shuffling in the top 9. At the bottom? Not so fast... Coming off a playoff appearance for just the second time in the team's history, the Blue Jackets ' front office found themselves in a unique position: there wasn't a glaring need to make a bunch of moves to the forward corps. Just the same, while there are some young guys pushing from within the system, there isn't an actual "need" to rush any of the kids.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Broad Street Buzz
Three Reasons Brayden Schenn Can "Break Out" In 2014-2015
Feb 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Brayden Schenn celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks during the first period at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Entering his fourth NHL season, the expectations for Brayden Schenn may actually be lower than they have ever been before.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Forecast: No. 43 Scott Hartnell
Sports reporter Aaron Portzline has covered the Blue Jackets since they arrived in Columbus as an NHL expansion franchise in 2000-01. Follow him on Twitter: @aportzline Sports reporter Shawn Mitchell previously was on the Columbus Crew beat for six-plus years.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Broad Street Buzz
Fantasy Hockey Part 2: Other Flyer Picks.
Apr 6, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers right wing Matt Read against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period at Wells Fargo Center. The Flyers defeated the Sabres, 5-2.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Flyers: Claude Giroux will miss Scott Hartnell on and off ice, but 'we have to move on'
Giroux was among the NHL scoring leaders three sesaons in a row centering a Flyers top line that often had Hartnell on the left wing, finishing third in 2011-12 with a career-high 95 points, tied for 13th with 48 points in the lockout-shortened 2012-13 campaign and third again last season with 86 points.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Broad Street Buzz
Michael Raffl: Race To The First Line
Jan 8, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers left wing Michael Raffl celebrates his goal against Montreal Canadiens goalie Peter Budaj during the second period at the Wells Fargo Center.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
5 Can't Miss Philadelphia Flyers Games in 2014-15
After a long offseason including a few big moments, the Philadelphia Flyers are now looking ahead to the 2014-15 season.
Meet The New Guys -- Part Three: Brian Gibbons
The Pittsburgh Penguins edged the Blue Jackets in Round 1 of the 2013-14 playoffs, but Columbus may have picked a gem from the Pens' pocket.
5 Biggest Moments of the Philadelphia Flyers' Offseason
After an early playoff exit for the Philadelphia Flyers, there were many questions to be answered.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Poll: Who will replace Hartnell on Philly's first line?
When the Flyers traded Scott Hartnell to the Columbus Blue Jackets, it left a gaping hole on the left wing on their top line.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Meet the New Guys Part One: Scott Hartnell
This week we're taking a look at the new guys, and we're starting with the biggest offseason addition- winger Scott Hartnell.
The Gloucester County Times
Flyers: Who'll replace Scott Hartnell on top line? Michael Raffl,...
Scott Hartnell was traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets in the Flyers' one big offseason move and new GM Ron Hextall has no cap space to bring in a sexy replacement to play left wing on the top line.