Tag Archives: Philadelphia Flyers

Eastern Conference Preview: Philadelphia Flyers

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we have already discussed the Pacific Division. We have since moved on to the Metropolitan Division, and have already previewed the Carolina Hurricanes, New Jersey Devils, Washington Capitals, New York Islanders and Columbus Blue Jackets. Last year, an early … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: First Round

It is time! The 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin tonight, so it’s time to reveal our predictions for the first round. These picks can been seen and compared against the rest of the staff at The Fourth Period. Tweet

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Shea Weber Stays In Nashville

The Nashville Predators announced early Tuesday afternoon that they have matched the 14-year, $110M offer sheet the Philadelphia Flyers agreed to with Shea Weber. Weber will remain in Nashville for at least the next year. Here’s a link to the … Continue reading

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Shea Weber Signs Enormous Offer Sheet

Restricted free agent defenseman Shea Weber has reportedly signed an offer sheet with the Philadelphia Flyers. Indications are that the sheet is for $100M over 14 years ($7.15M cap hit). UPDATE: Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet is reporting the deal is … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Trade Speculation: Could Chicago And Philadelphia Make A Deal?

Major injuries all over the NHL are becoming a plague, and teams are starting to look around to fill significant roster holes as much as they’re looking to add a missing piece to a would-be winning formula. With the cap space … Continue reading

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Mike Richards and Jeff Carter: How Thursday Changes the NHL’s Western Conference

On Thursday, the Philadelphia Flyers traded two of their core players – captain Mike Richards and Jeff Carter – to Western Conference teams. How do these two moves impact the Flyers? The changes will be dramatic, and the improvement (if … Continue reading

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Jeff Carter Dealt to Columbus

As the trade winds approach tornado-level intensity around the NHL, the first blockbuster of the season hit on Thursday morning: the Philadelphia Flyers have traded Jeff Carter to the Columbus Blue Jackets. Tweet

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Kris Versteeg Traded to Philadelphia Flyers

Former Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday for the Flyers’ first and third round selections in the 2011 Draft. That’s right… Versteeg will now call home the ice upon which he held the Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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A Trade Between Finalists? The Blackhawks Should Call the Flyers

It might be time for Stan Bowman to start making calls. The number of underwhelming veterans on the Blackhawks roster has led to a lot of hair pulling and alcohol consumption early in the year for fans in Chicago, and … Continue reading

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Big Moves in Central Division Should Help Hawks

Six days remain until the beginning of the NHL Draft, but the trading has started with a flurry. On Thursday, the St. Louis Blues dealt forward prospects Lars Eller and Ian Schultz to the Montreal Canadiens for postseason hero goalie … Continue reading

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