Meltzer’s Musings: Line Matching, Team Stat Comparisons


One of the difficulties of playing against the New York Rangers is the depth of talent throughout the New York lineup. The Flyers' first-round playoff opponent is not one against whom line matching is an especially effective strategy even in the games (three, four and six) in which Philly would have the last line change as the home team.

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Rink Rats – April 15, 2014

Good evening Flyers fans! Today was a busy day in the hockey world. With the playoffs starting tomorrow, there is plenty of stuff to talk about even while there are no games going on: Philadelphia Flyers The Philadelphia Flyers signed Shayne Gostisbehere to an entry level contract. They also signed Andrew MacDonald to a six […]Rink Rats – April 15, 2014 - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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All These Flyer Signings, What About Brayden Schenn?

The Philadelphia Flyers have recently signed two of their players to contract extensions. Michael Raffl was given a 2-year $2.2 million contract and Andrew Macdonald signed a six year $30 million contract.  One player who has yet to sign a contract extension is Brayden Schenn. Schenn who is only 22 years old will become a […]All These Flyer Signings, What About Brayden Schenn? - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Shayne Gostisbehere Signed To ELC

The Philadelphia Flyers are on a roll today. BREAKING: #Flyers have signed D Shayne Gostisbehere to an entry-level contract. More details: — Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) April 15, 2014 Shayne Gistisbehere is only a few days removed from having one of the best college playoff hockey games in recent memory.

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Meltzer’s Musings: Post-Practice Updates, Gostisbehere Signs ELC

The Flyers conducted a brisk practice at the Skate Zone in Voorhees as they begin to prepare in earnest for Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. The practice ran sufficiently long that both rinks at the Skate Zone were used, ala training camp.

Philadelphia practiced with the following lines:

Scott Hartnell - Claude

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