Introduction To Advanced Hockey Statistics: Part 2

Throughout the season, while covering the Philadelphia Flyers at Broad Street Buzz, we have begun incorporating “fancy stats” into some of our articles. While we provided some basic information on what those stats entailed, I felt it’d be helpful to have a dedicated article explaining and detailing these advanced statistics. While advanced Hockey statistics are still in their infancy, […] Introduction To Advanced Hockey Statistics: Part 2 - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Meltzer’s Musings: Hayes, Phantoms, Watson

SUNDAY QUICK HITS

* Silly Season Musing: The clock is ticking for the Chicago Blackhawks to get Kevin Hayes under entry level contract before he becomes an unrestricted free agent on August 15. The 24th overall pick of the 2010 NHL Draft is coming off a spectacular senior season for Boston College, for whom he racked up 27 goals and 65 points in 40 games. The Boston native also played for Team

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Meltzer’s Musings: Mueller, VandeVelde, LeClair Turns 45, Quick Hits

SATURDAY QUICK HITS

* The Philadelphia Flyers reportedly have interest in unrestricted free agent forward Peter Mueller if the team can find a way to free up some cap space to add a forward. Now 26, the former eighth overall pick of the 2006 NHL Draft spent last season in the Swiss National League A with the Kloten Flyers. Mueller led the league in goal-scoring with 24 goals and finished third

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Beyond The Numbers: Mark Friedman

The Philadelphia Flyers selected Mark Friedman with the 86th overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. Friedman is a right-handed defenseman who plays a similar game to, fellow Flyers prospect, Shayne Gostisbehere. Friedman played for the Waterloo Black Hawks of the USHL last season and he will attend Bowling Green in the fall. Here are […] Beyond The Numbers: Mark Friedman - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Rink Rats

Happy Fourth of July, Philadelphia Flyers fans, and welcome to Rink Rats! Here are the latest rumblings around the National Hockey League: ; Bill Meltzer’s July 4th Quick Hits. John Boruk of CSNPhilly gives his observations of the offseason. Ron Hextall continues to be the calming influence in the front office.

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Meltzer’s Musings: July 4th Quick Hits

QUICK HITS

* Best wishes for an enjoyable and safe Independence Day weekend to all of my American readers. I am returning to Texas today after spending a very enjoyable last week in my hometown to cover the 2014 NHL Draft and the start of the free agency period (which ended up being much more eventful for the Dallas Stars than for the Flyers). I would have liked to stay in Philly for an upcomin

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Philadelphia Flyers: Ok…So Now What???

This past week has seen the draft come and go and the start of free agency is in full swing.  Well to be perfectly honest free agency has also come and gone for the most part and the Philadelphia Flyers pretty much found themselves bystanders to the whole event.  You know the Flyers are having […] Philadelphia Flyers: Ok…So Now What??? - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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