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Putting On The Foil with @jsaquella: Downie a Solid Fit in Philly

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Putting On The Foil with @jsaquella: Downie a Solid Fit in Philly

Editors’ Note: Noted Philadelphia Flyers fan John Saquella is going beyond 140 characters. The man most of you probably know from social media as @jsaquella will bring you his wide-ranging opinion and commentary on the Orange and Black in his column Putting On The Foil. By John Saquella (@jsaquella) The wailing and gnashing of teeth surprised […]

Instant Analysis: Flyers Reacquire Fire of Steve Downie in Exchange for Max Talbot

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Instant Analysis: Flyers Reacquire Fire of Steve Downie in Exchange for Max Talbot

By David Strehle (@DStrehleTFP) The Philadelphia Flyers are well known for making the ‘former-Flyer’ tag something that doesn’t always stick with players they’ve sent out of town, and they removed the label from the front of 26-year-old winger Steve Downie’s name on this Halloween day when he was acquired from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange […]

Flyers and Avalanche Trade Talbot for Downie

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Flyers and Avalanche Trade Talbot for Downie

It took the Philadelphia Flyers just 11 games in the 2013-14 campaign to make a trade. According to the club, the team has traded center/winger Max Talbot for right winger Steve Downie. Downie, the Flyers first round pick in 2005, returns to Philadelphia after being traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2008 as a part of the Matt Carle deal. He […]

Philadelphia Flyers Preseason: Morin among Cuts

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Philadelphia Flyers Preseason: Morin among Cuts

By David Strehle (@David_Strehle) As GM Paul Holmgren said would be the case, the Philadelphia Flyers trimmed 28 players from training camp Wednesday and now have 32 players on on the roster. Some of the more notable cuts: Sam Morin — The 11th-overall selection in this past summer’s NHL draft did not look out of […]

Exclusive: Max Talbot Excited for Upcoming Season, Sees Flyers as Playoff Team

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Exclusive: Max Talbot Excited for Upcoming Season, Sees Flyers as Playoff Team

By David Strehle (@David_Strehle) As the Philadelphia Flyers make preparations to improve upon last year’s disappointing season, forward Max Talbot is ready to embark on his third year with the club and working hard to come back from a broken leg that cut the already lockout-abbreviated 2012/13 campaign even shorter. Following a rigorous rehab, the […]

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Pittsburgh Penguins Can Improve Short-Term Problems With a Few New Years Resolutions

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) To say 2011 was an exhausting calendar year for the Pittsburgh Penguins would be an arduous understatement. I certainly don’t need to remind even the most casual of hockey fan what circumstances the beginning of 2011 brought on for Sidney Crosby and the entire Penguins organization. After Evgeni Malkin healed his […]

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Let’s Make A Deal… How About Another?

So don’t mind the silly editing errors in my story… Not sure what happened there. Anyway, check out my column featured in this morning’s newspaper. By Dustin Leed Sports Writer Out with the old; in with the new. Or something like that. On June 20, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren made it clear to reporters […]

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How Did the Flyers Violate the CBA with Max Talbot’s Contract?

Gord Miller of TSN reported earlier today that he believes the Flyers may have violated the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with Max Talbot’s contract. Due to the low cap hit ($1.8M AAV) and knowing that the Flyers have plenty of cap space, I knew immediately that the violation was of the 100 Percent Rule. What […]

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Brad Richards open to signing with any NHL team?

By: Todd Cordell Before I start my first article here at TheHockeyGuys, I would like to thank Dustin Leed for giving me this great opportunity. Brad Richards open to any team? There are rumors out there suggesting Brad Richards has his heart set on signing with the Rangers on July 1st. According to his agent […]