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Is Brayden Schenn Going to Break Out for Philadelphia Flyers in 2014-15?

The Philadelphia Flyers have a number of burning questions heading into training camp which will greatly impact their 2014-15 season, and Brayden Schenn undeniably poses one of the biggest. He is, at the present time, a very average second-line center. Show More Summary

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. But based on the organization's history...Show More Summary

Ranking the 5 Greatest Captains in Philadelphia Flyers History

Captains play a bigger role in hockey than they do in other team sports. The Philadelphia Flyers have had some great captains since they entered the league in 1967. This article will examine the five best captains in the franchise'sShow More Summary

5 Philadelphia Flyers Poised for a Breakout 2014-15 Season

The Philadelphia Flyers have a lot of talent up front heading into the 2014-15 season, although their defense is a bit more suspect. It's not a surprise, then, that every player on this list is a forward. Overall, there's a lot to be hopeful for in Philadelphia's future. Show More Summary

Ranking the NHL Teams with Salary Cap Issues Beyond 2014-15

With the start of a new NHL season only a month away, all but four teams have payrolls under the $69 million salary cap. Those four (Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Philadelphia Flyers and Tampa Bay Lightning) will either shed salary...Show More Summary

Top 5 Must-See Games on the Philadelphia Flyers' 2014-15 Schedule

Preseason action for the Philadelphia Flyers begins in less than three weeks, with the regular season set to commence a mere two weeks after that. Hopes are high for a Flyers squad that finished third in the tightly contested Metropolitan...Show More Summary

Ranking the Candidates for the Philadelphia Flyers' Top Line in 2014-15

During the offseason, the Philadelphia Flyers traded winger Scott Hartnell to the Columbus Blue Jackets for R.J. Umberger. Hartnell spent most of last season on coach Craig Berube's top line alongside captain Claude Giroux and winger Jakub Voracek. Show More Summary

Can Braydon Coburn Carry the Philadelphia Flyers' Defense in 2014-15?

Braydon Coburn has been very underappreciated during his tenure as a Philadelphia Flyer, and my hope is that will change during the 2014-15 season. The Flyers have had some really talented defensemen around during Coburn 's eight seasons...Show More Summary

Will Jakub Voracek Ascend to Stardom with Philadelphia Flyers in 2014-15?

Jakub Voracek is a supremely talented winger and legitimate first-line player who has put up solid numbers in the past while showing good chemistry with center Claude Giroux. But those things, independent of each other, are not quite enough. Show More Summary

Ranking the 5 Most Important Players on the Philadelphia Flyers Roster

Every player on an NHL roster is important. And yet, the fact remains some are just truthfully more important than others. Craig Adams is an important piece of the Pittsburgh Penguins, but would anyone argue he's more important thanShow More Summary

Why the 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers' Success Hinges on Steve Mason's Play

Few hockey teams win championships without getting good goaltending, but that will be particularly true for the 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers. The Flyers’ success this season will be very dependent on the performance of goalie Steve Mason,...Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Under-the-Radar Prospects for the Philadelphia Flyers

It's taken a few years, but the Philadelphia Flyers have slowly stockpiled one of the more encouraging prospect pools in the Eastern Conference. The Flyers aren't overloaded with high-end prospect talent but instead, feature a deep core...Show More Summary

Will Sean Couturier Take the Next Step in Philadelphia Flyers' 2014-15 Season?

Sean Couturier emerged as a legitimate two-way center last season, finally taking a big step forward after a good but uninspiring first two seasons in the NHL. Fans were excited when he fell to Philadelphia in the eighth overall slot...Show More Summary

Ranking the Philadelphia Flyers' 5 Biggest Rivals in 2014-15

Rivalries are a big part of what makes the NHL appealing. Any hockey game is great, but when you add an element of dislike for your opponent, the game gets even more exciting. The Philadelphia Flyers have some of the league's best rivalries,...Show More Summary

The Biggest Question for Each Philadelphia Flyers Star in 2014-15

The start of the 2014-15 season is less than two months away, and rosters for the 30 NHL squads are coming into focus following the draft and free agency. For the Philadelphia Flyers, this year's edition of the orange and black willShow More Summary

Ranking the Philadelphia Flyers' 5 Best Highlight-Makers in the Last Decade

The Philadelphia Flyers have had a host of highlight-makers in the team's 47-year history. But the orange and black have arguably never had a more dynamic set of highlight-makers than the City of Brotherly Love and its fans have seen...Show More Summary

Will Michael Del Zotto Become a Long-Term Fit for the Philadelphia Flyers?

The Philadelphia Flyers announced they signed defenseman Michael Del Zotto to a one-year, $1.3 million contract last week to replace Kimmo Timonen, who is out indefinitely with blood clots in his lungs and body. Del Zotto is only 24 years old. Show More Summary

What Will Shayne Gostisbehere's Role Be with Philadelphia Flyers in 2014-15?

Shayne Gostisbehere is the Philadelphia Flyers' most NHL-ready prospect right now after winning the NCAA Championship with Union College a few months ago. He was named the Frozen Four's Most Outstanding Player and signed an entry-level...Show More Summary

Breaking Down the Flyers' Defense After Timonen Injury and Del Zotto Signing

It was a day of change on the blue line for the Philadelphia Flyers. In the morning came the unfortunate news that veteran defenceman Kimmo Timonen had suffered a significant health problem: Suddenly down a key defenceman for an indeterminate...Show More Summary

Philadelphia Flyers Adjust Defense After Timonen Diagnosed With Blood Clots

The Philadelphia Flyers are slowly becoming a better team. Now, they will need some luck. After signing defenseman Kimmo Timonen, a 15-year veteran, to a one-year contract valued at $2 million, doctors in Timonen’s home country of Finland have diagnosed Timonen with blood clots, according to Flyers new general manager Ron Hextall announced in

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