Snider Has a New Word: Patience

The Chairman paid a visit to Skate Zone this weekend.

Ed Snider, free of cancer since mid-August, dropped by to chat with Ron Hextall and Paul Holmgren.

Snider had quite a few things to say to the media, as well.

There was an unusually long rant about how he perceives his clubs have been "snake bitten" since last winning a Stanley Cup - 1975.

Injuries, concussions, player meltdowns i

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Meltzer’s Musings: Minor League Contracts, Bellemare, Camp Notes

FLYERS MAKING WIDER USE OF MINOR LEAGUE DEALS

* One of the most notable early changes that the Flyers have enacted this offseason under Ron Hextall has been the organization's wider use of minor league contracts rather that two-way NHL contracts. This summer, the Flyers signed nine players to AHL contracts, including Brett Hextall as well as longtime NHL forward (and former Flyer) Darroll Powe.

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Claude Giroux’s “Franchise Player” Comments Not Completely Crazy

Being in the spotlight isn’t something that is new for Philadelphia Flyers captain, Claude Giroux.  As one of the NHL’s most elite talents, it’s expected to see his name in the headlines every now and then.  However, in most cases, it’s for his play, not his mouth. The NHL’s annual media day took place in […] Claude Giroux’s “Franchise Player” Comments Not Completely Crazy - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Flyers Rookie Camp: Three Underrated Prospects To Watch

Flyers Rookie Camp has begun. While all eyes will descend on the big-name prospects, fans and media should keep an eye on several lesser-known players. The Lehigh Valley Phantoms – the Flyers minor-league affiliate – is stocked with young and promising talent. Scott Laughton, Robert Hagg and Shayne Gostisbehere will all begin their first full […] Flyers Rookie Camp: Three Underrated Prospects To Watch - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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