Tag: NHL General

  • Flyers near deal with Zherdev.

    Nikolai Zherdev has been looking to return to the NHL after a season with the much talked about KHL in Russia. You might remember Zherdev as the very hyped fourth overall pick by Columbus Blue Jackets pick in 2003. Zherdev is oozing with skill, but his highest point total was in 2007-2008 when he scored…

  • Gagne waives NTC.

    Gagne has waived his NTC. Kings are a possible landing spot.

  • Thoughts on Flyers first day of free agency.

    Two steps forward, two steps back, maybe we’ll see some actual improvement Friday.

  • Could failure now lead to future sucess?

    Would a loss today actually be better for this franchise in the long run?

  • All comes down to Sunday

    Briere scores #26 and Richards scores #30 and 31, but Boucher and the defense gave the Rangers four and now the Flyers Playoff fate will be decided Sunday.

  • A forgettable season for Hartnell

    What the hell are you doing Hartnell?

  • Carcillo suspended 2 games

    In other words, Gary Bettman sucks major penis. The NHL has suspended Flyers forward Daniel Carcillo for two games for a hit on David Clarkson on Sunday. At 15:14 of the third period of Sunday’s game, Carcillo and Clarkson came together, and during some pushing and shoving, Carcillo high-sticked Clarkson in the face, opening a…

  • What we can say about the Flyers

    After last night’s loss capped off a Thrashers’ home and home sweep against the Flyers, only ten games remain in the season. I’m not sure you could be more pessimistic about a team tied for fifth in the conference with ten to play than fans are about this team. I’m not saying it’s unjustified. In…

  • Trade Deadline Recap- Flyers Thoughts

    Well, another deadline passed, and more teams shuffled players, but no big move came at this year’s deadline. The Kovalchuk trade that sent Ilya and his stardom to Parise and the Devils made the last big bang prior to the Olympics. Some of the larger acquistions on Wednesday were Wojtek Wolski to the Phoenix Coyotes…

  • New season, new netminder

    Barring a collapse in negotiations, the Flyers are expected to sign Ray Emery as their starting goalie for next season. Several general managers at the Stanley Cup Final consider the matter a “done deal.”  Emery was Ottawa’s property until released by the Senators last June. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren declined to confirm what others…