NHL Playoffs Format Should be Scrapped

The league changed the NHL playoffs format, supposedly in the hopes of having more rival teams meet. The result has been an unmitigated disaster Simply put, the current NHL playoffs format is the worst playoff format in all of sports. The NHL, in its infinite wisdom , has some how found the worst possible  way […] NHL Playoffs Format Should be Scrapped - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Watch Silly Season from the Sidelines

As the league goes crazy with major trades, the Philadelphia Flyers are not players in the game. This feels weird I find it near impossible to imagine Bobby Clarke or Paul Holmgren presiding as general manager of the Philadelphia Flyers and not getting in on this action. The league about lost it’s mind today, making […] Philadelphia Flyers Watch Silly Season from the Sidelines - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Development Camp Set

The Philadelphia Flyers development camp for prospects is set to open July 7, but a few notable names will be absent This afternoon the Philadelphia Flyers announced that their annual development camp will open on July 7 in New Jersey. The camp will last 5 days, and will feature 34 Flyers prospects. Big names from […] Philadelphia Flyers Development Camp Set - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: Hexy’s Draft Theories–Grab the Goalies

While the current NHL trend is for GMs to steer away from drafting goalies due to their unpredictability, that fear may be the Philadelphia Flyers’ gain After looking at a plainly visible strategy of Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall to draft possession-oriented forwards, another strategy unveiling itself is Hextall’s willingness to draft goalies. On that […] Philadelphia Flyers: Hexy’s Draft Theories–Grab the Goalies - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: Hexy’s Draft Theories–Possession Forwards

Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall is adopting a few patterns in his recent drafts, one of which is to take possession forwards Everybody knows that the Philadelphia Flyers are well stocked on defense prospects. They’ve used several recent first round picks to build up a corps of premium defensive talent, so most observers would assume […] Philadelphia Flyers: Hexy’s Draft Theories–Possession Forwards - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: Waiting for Shattenkirk

To the surprise of just about everyone, Kevin Shattenkirk is still a Blue, while the Philadelphia Flyers and others wait for his trade price to fall This was supposed to be the weekend when Kevin Shattenkirk was traded by the St. Louis Blues. He’s one of the most desirable players on the trade market this […] Philadelphia Flyers: Waiting for Shattenkirk - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Buzz: Draft, Draft, and More Draft

This was the biggest weekend of the Philadelphia Flyers offseason, adding 10 prospects to their system The Philadelphia Flyers are still patiently waiting to be released from salary cap jail and don’t figure to be big players in the free agent market that opens next week. In this slow-building phase, the NHL draft represents the […] Philadelphia Flyers Buzz: Draft, Draft, and More Draft - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Great Eric Lindros Overdue for Hall Honor (and Recchi too!)

Philadelphia Flyers legends such as Eric Lindros and Mark Recchi are eligible for Hall of Fame election tomorrow, which is certainly overdue On Monday afternoon, eligible candidates will find out if they have been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in the 2016 class. Among those candidates are Philadelphia Flyers greats Eric Lindros and […] Philadelphia Flyers Great Eric Lindros Overdue for Hall Honor (and Recchi too!) - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Round Out Draft with Centers, Defense in Late Rounds

The Philadelphia Flyers concluded a prolific weekend at the 2016 NHL draft, using their late round picks on centermen and defensemen We all knew the Philadelphia Flyers were going to have a busy weekend, entering the draft with 10 picks in their pocket. A few trades shuffled those picks, but didn’t change the bottom line […] Philadelphia Flyers Round Out Draft with Centers, Defense in Late Rounds - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers Stock Up on Forwards in 2nd and 3rd Round

With 3 second round picks in the NHL draft, the Philadelphia Flyers used the opportunity to pile up forward prospects. With a surplus of defense prospects, there was some hand-wringing about GM Ron Hextall’s philosophy of taking the best player available. Philadelphia Flyers nation was looking for goal scoring wingers, primarily

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