Having Fun With Goals Above Replacement: Part Two

In the second and final part of my Goals Above Replacement series I take a look at the Philadelphia Flyers’ defense. You can find part one here. For those in need of a refresher Goals Above Replacement is a relatively new metric produced from the minds at War-On-Ice that is pretty self-explanatory. For example, Patrick […] Having Fun With Goals Above Replacement: Part Two - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: 2015 Defenseman Preview

The Philadelphia Flyers currently have eight defensemen under contract, and that is not including any of their five highly regarded defensive prospects, so basically, there are at least 13 defensemen who are probably capable of potentially making their way onto the team’s NHL roster. ; Unfortunately, teams tend to go with a core of six blueliners, rather […] Philadelphia Flyers: 2015 Defenseman Preview - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: All-time 10 Best Flyer Goal Scorers

The Philadelphia Flyers have had a lot of great teams in their history, most led by great goal scorers.  Goal scorers get the most attention, but it is a demanding role to fill that many players can only do for a few years. This list goes behind the numbers on a page and takes a […] Philadelphia Flyers: All-time 10 Best Flyer Goal Scorers - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: Voracek in Elite Group With Contract Extension

Philadelphia Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said that when the season ended, signing the team’s star winger Jakub Voracek to a long-term contract extension was his number one priority. Well, after making a huge splash earlier in the week by signing center Sean Couturier to a long-term extension, Hextall was able to cross Voracek off […] Philadelphia Flyers: Voracek in Elite Group With Contract Extension - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Philadelphia Flyers: Prospects Join Canada WJC Development Camp

Three prospects for the Philadelphia Flyers recently joined the Team Canada World Junior Development Camp in Calgary.  Travis Sanheim, Travis Konecny, and Nicolas Aube-Kubel will all participate in activities in hopes of ultimately earning spots on Team Canada’s world junior championship team this winter.  40 players have been invited, with 22 spots available on the […] Philadelphia Flyers: Prospects Join Canada WJC Development Camp - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Fantasy Hockey Spotlight: Top 5 Defensemen for 2015

They key to all fantasy hockey championships is being able to rely on your defense. When drafting, do not forget about some of the league’s best at this position. It could be the difference coming down the stretch of April. This means valuing overall points, and other important categories too

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Philadelphia Flyers: A Look Back at Scouting Reports – Part 1

Although the Flyers did stuff this week and extended the contracts of both Jake Voracek and Sean Couturier, the offseason is boring. Have you ever spent hours contemplating what you want for dinner, only to give up and reheat some leftovers? That’s what it’s like sometimes trying to come up with ideas for articles. However, with […] Philadelphia Flyers: A Look Back at Scouting Reports – Part 1 - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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