Bobrovsky, Flyers open the season in impressive fashion

This is why I love sports, you just never know what’s going to happen. Thursday night, the Flyers traveled to Pittsburgh to battle with their fiercest rival. The orange and black started rookie goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky against arguably the best team in the east. Common sense would say that the Pens would have their way with us, but … Continue reading

All Betts are on: Flyers sign center to 2-year extension

After dislocating his shoulder twice this season and only being able to play 39 games so far this season, Blair Betts’ hard work paid off today. Betts signed a 2-year extension with the Philadelphia Flyers worth $1.4 million. The cap hit will be around $700,000 yearly. The 29-year-old has proven his worth this season by being the … Continue reading

Richards, Betts Give Holiday Beating to Bolts 5-2

The Philadelphia Flyers desperately wanted a win heading into the Christmas break. They got it by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 last night. Captain Mike Richards and unlikely scoring threat Blair Betts each netted two goals to help push the Flyers past Tampa Bay to stop their four-game losing streak. It didn’t look to promising … Continue reading

Flyers Hope Week Of Bonding Leads To Wins

The Philadelphia Flyers will end their five-day layoff tomorrow night when they face the Florida Panthers at 7:30. Except, the past five days wasn’t considered ‘off’ days by any means if you ask the players. Coach John Stevens led his team down to Ft. Lauderdale for a week of ‘team bonding’ exercises. The players participated … Continue reading