Philadelphia Flyers Scoring Goals, but Goaltending Not Good Enough

What was supposed to be a strength for the Philadelphia Flyers this season, goaltending, has actually been their biggest problem Going in to this season, goaltending looked like a strength for the Philadelphia Flyers, while scoring goals looked like as a weakness. So far, things couldn’t be any more different. Last year, the Philadelphia Flyers were 7th in […] Philadelphia Flyers Scoring Goals, but Goaltending Not Good Enough - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Forward Jake Voracek: I Can Do Big Things

Jake Voracek is close to midseason form in terms of his skating and stamina, thanks to his participation in the World Cup of Hockey with Team Czech Republic. If you saw his competitive edge last week against the New York Rangers during the preseason, when he danced around opposing players for a game-winning goal in overtime, […] Philadelphia Flyers Forward Jake Voracek: I Can Do Big Things - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers’s D Ghost Haunted by MacDonald

Since last February, Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere has almost always been paired with Andrew MacDonald, to his great detriment One sure way to get a rise out of most Philadelphia Flyers is to talk about defenseman Andrew MacDonald. MacDonald’s game is a pariah to the “hockey analytics” crowd, but even those not analytically inclined […] Philadelphia Flyers’s D Ghost Haunted by MacDonald - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers October Player Stats Analysis

With one month and 10 games down, a look at a few stat snapshots of how individual Philadelphia Flyers players are performing thus far At the close of October, we can say that the Philadelphia Flyers failed to get off to a better start this season. The Flyers currently sit at 9 points, with a record […] Philadelphia Flyers October Player Stats Analysis - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers End Grueling Week with Win: Stats and Analysis

The Philadelphia Flyers ended a grueling week by finally finishing on the right side of a 50-50 game, beating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 The Philadelphia Flyers will be sleeping a little easier heading into a short 2-day break after topping the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3. The Flyers had lost 3 of their last 4, all in tight […] Philadelphia Flyers End Grueling Week with Win: Stats and Analysis - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Furious Effort Not Quite Enough

The Philadelphia Flyers battled their intra-state rival very hard, but 1 minute of horror plus a few bad bounces made the effort for naught The Philadelphia Flyers have been foundering this week, so a matchup against the rival (and first place) Pittsburgh Penguins loomed large. In this key game, the first order of Flyers business was […] Philadelphia Flyers’ Furious Effort Not Quite Enough - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Struggles Continue in Strange Loss to Coyotes

Another bad start, followed up by a sloppy third period, cost the Philadelphia Flyers another game, this time to the struggling Arizona Coyotes New lines, but it’s still the same story. The Philadelphia Flyers trudged through another sleepy first period. The Flyers trailed 2-0 after one, bring their season first period goal difference count to 8-1 […] Philadelphia Flyers’ Struggles Continue in Strange Loss to Coyotes - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Shake Up Lines, Load Up Top Line

The Philadelphia Flyers will re-shuffle their forward lines again tonight, looking for a better start and more 5v5 pressure Based on reports from the morning skate, every single Philadelphia Flyers line will look different tonight. It’s probably a good idea that coach Dave Hakstol is looking for better results. While it’s wonderful that the Flyers have […] Philadelphia Flyers Shake Up Lines, Load Up Top Line - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Slow Starts Are Symptom of Bigger Problem

The Philadelphia Flyers ability to come from behind is great and exciting, but their play outside these spurts is very concerning The Philadelphia Flyers currently sit at 3-3-1. Not great, but not disastrous either. Likewise, you may see a stat like Claude Giroux’s 0 goals, but also see 8 assists and think no problem

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Late Surge Salvages Win: Analytics Notebook

A late surge salvaged what was on the brink of being a very disappointing night for the Philadelphia Flyers against the Buffalo Sabres Comin off a tight loss to the Montreal Canadiens, the Philadelphia Flyers returned home hoping for something better against the weaker Buffalo Sabres. No matter who the Flyers play these days however, their lack […] Philadelphia Flyers’ Late Surge Salvages Win: Analytics Notebook - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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