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Eric Lindros

The 4th Line Hockey Podcast #167 – Eric Lindros Jersey Retired,...

Last Word on Hockey presents The 4th Line Hockey Podcast. Coming from Calgary, AB, Carl and Joel provide their own unique and fun view of...

Promotion To Top Line Providing Confidence For Travis Konecny

It has been a tale of two halves for Philadelphia Flyers forward Travis Konecny. A rough start to the season saw him demoted to the bottom-six. After working on his game and earning more minutes, Konecny was given a promotion to the top line on December 23rd. He hasn’t looked back since.

Wild Card Race: East Contenders and Pretenders One Week From The...

With the 2018 NHL All-Star Game in Tampa only seven days away, let's separate the contenders from the pretenders in the race for the two...

Flashback Friday: James van Riemsdyk Traded to Toronto Maple Leafs

Whenever a team participates in a trade, they are taking a risk. All of the research possible could have been conducted and a transaction...

Sean Couturier, Jakub Voracek Among Philadelphia Flyers All-Star Snubs

The NHL All-Star game will take place on January 28th. The 3-on-3 format has changed the set-up of the rosters. Each division can have six forwards, three defensemen, and two goaltenders. This can allow for a lot of deserving players to not make it. The list of Philadelphia Flyers all-star snubs is more than most teams, however.

Sean Couturier’s Hard Work Is Finally Paying Off

Defense is something that has followed Couturier his entire career. Entering the league at just 18 years of age, the Flyers have trusted Couturier to play the role of a third line checking center...Flash forward to the present and the 25-year-old forward is excelling as a number one center. He is on pace to shatter his career highs in all categories. Already at a career-high 16 goals, Sean Couturier is only seven off of his career high in points.
Brian Elliott

Brian Elliott Is Exactly What The Philadelphia Flyers Needed

The decision to sign Michal Neuvirth over Steve Mason was certainly a baffling decision at first. Neuvirth was often injured and never showed the potential of being a starting goaltender. Mason had more than earned that right. The Flyers decided to sign veteran goaltender Brian Elliott, anticipating a goaltending tandem. 
Nolan Patrick

Nolan Patrick Will Not Be Loaned Out For World Juniors

The recent stretch of play by Philadelphia Flyers forward Nolan Patrick had raised questions about his status for the World Junior Championship. The Flyers would have the option to loan Patrick to Team Canada and allow him to participate. Ron Hextall shot that idea down, saying that Patrick will remain with the Flyers.