Flyers Roster Taking Final Shape

Written by Kevin Fortier (@ksfortier) The Flyers roster is close to being set for the 2017-18 season.  With the expansion and entry drafts in the books and free agency pretty much done, according to Hextall, the roster is almost settled.  UFA and RFA contracts that the Flyers wanted to re-sign are done or qualifying offers […]

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Possible Flyers 2017/18 Roster

Written by Kevin Fortier (Twitter @ksfortier) What might the Flyers 2017/18 roster look like given the existing contracts, UFA/RFA players, selecting Nolan Patrick in the draft this weekend and the losses of Schenn and Bellemare? Well, let’s take a look and examine the possibilities. Many of the top 9 roster spots are locks and were […]

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Could Knoblauch Help Flyers land Darren Raddysh?

By Kevin Fortier (@ksfortier) Flyers fans are energized about the upcoming NHL draft.  It still feels like a dream that they moved up from the 13th to the 2nd overall pick.  It is a long shot, but another surprise gift could be under the tree for fans to open on draft day. The Flyers recently […]

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The Curious Case of Samuel Dove-McFalls

Under GM Ron Hextall, the Flyers philosophy has been to stockpile picks, hold onto prospects and be patient.  Hextall has been very patient with young players and is loathe to give up on young talent who may have the potential to help the organization – be it a future with the NHL or AHL teams. […]

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Flyers Dark Horse Draft Option – Casey Mittelstadt

By Kevin Fortier (@ksfortier) It feels like it was just last week when Flyers social media exploded when we learned the Flyers had moved from the 13th spot all the way up to selecting 2nd in the upcoming NHL entry draft. In reality, it occurred almost a month ago – Saturday, April 29. The excitement has not […]

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Flyers Draft Options – Gabe Vilardi

Flyers social media exploded Saturday, April 29th.  The fans, coming off a lackluster and disappointing season, were unsatisfied with the Flyers and where they ended the season.  After being eliminated from playoff contention, the Flyers won several games to end the season with the 13th worst record. The Flyers dropped from 10th place to 13th […]

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Flyers Take Nolan Patrick with #2 Pick

THE NIGHT THAT SHOCKED THE WORLD PART TWO – NOLAN PATRICK Last Saturday night Flyers fans were watching the Phantoms try to stay alive in their first round AHL series against the Hershey Bears.  When the season was over for the Flyers, many of their fans turned to the Phantoms making the playoffs to keep […]

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