Author Archives: marcnaples

Crossing the Finish Line

It’s been pretty clear for a few weeks that the Philadelphia Flyers were not going to be participating in the 2017 NHL playoffs. They were only technically eliminated in the final stretch of games, but it’s been mission impossible for several weeks. Regardless of playoff chances, there were still games to play out. The biggest source of intrigue in these games

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Anatomy of a Sophomore Slump

Shayne Gostisbehere had a pretty magical rookie season. Ghost assaulted the records for rookie and defensemen points streaks, not too mention all those OT goals he scored. At the end of the season, he finished with a phenomenal line of 46 points in 64 games. He even had a 100% faceoff win rate (1/1)! To put it simply, the year went perfectly

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