Ron Hextall, Flyers Rookie Camp: Philadelphia Flyers Rink Rats

September is upon us, and we are only a few weeks away from preseason hockey. Ron Hextall does not believe the Flyers are an elite team, but does believe ‘we are headed in that direction.’ Hextall’s blunt assessment of the Flyers is refreshing to hear in an age where most front office suits give the […] Ron Hextall, Flyers Rookie Camp: Philadelphia Flyers Rink Rats - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Zac Rinaldo Extension: Philadelphia Flyers Rink Rats

Zac Rinaldo and the Flyers agreed to a two-year contract extension Tuesday afternoon worth $1.7 million. Rinaldo is one of the most polarizing players on the Flyers roster. His supporters believe he is an energy forward capable of changing a game with one hit. His detractors point out his lack of discipline and lack of […] Zac Rinaldo Extension: Philadelphia Flyers Rink Rats - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Review of Puck Daddy’s Philadelphia Flyers “Summer of Disappointment.”

Throughout the off-season, Puck Daddy, a hockey blog powered by Yahoo!, has been running a feature called “A Summer of Disappointment.” The post features one team per day based on their most disappointing moments in team history, such as most disappointing team, to most disappointing choice of fashion. The Philadelphia Flyers version was written yesterday […] Review of Puck Daddy’s Philadelphia Flyers “Summer of Disappointment.” - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Michael Raffl: Race To The First Line

Last season, Michael Raffl just missed the Flyers opening day roster. This year, Raffl has a spot on the Flyers and has a chance to move up once again. Michael Raffl Tale of the Tape: Age: 25 Position: Left Wing Height: 6’0″ Weight: 190 lbs NHL Experience: One year 2013-14 Stats: 68 games played, 9 goals, 13 assists, 22 points Raffl […] Michael Raffl: Race To The First Line - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Chris Therien Moves to TV as Philadelphia Flyers Change Up Broadcast Booth

Back in June, Crossing Broad first reported that the Philadelphia Flyers were going to switch things up in their broadcasts. Former Flyer Chris Therien was to move from his spot as a color analyst on 97.5 The Fanatic to inside the glass for NBC Universal (really Comcast SportsNet, but owned by NBC etc. etc.). He’ll […] Chris Therien Moves to TV as Philadelphia Flyers Change Up Broadcast Booth - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Flyers Rink Rats: Kimmo Timonen, Steve Coates

Steve Coates and Chris Therian are switching spots. The long-time television analyst is moving to radio to pair up with Tim Saunders. Former Flyers defenseman Chris Therian will move to ice-level and take Coatesy’s spot between the benches. I’m not sure why Coatesy and Therian are forced to switch positions. Comcast SportsNet is likely trying […] Flyers Rink Rats: Kimmo Timonen, Steve Coates - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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