Flyers Coaching Search: Is It a Two-Horse Race?
According to Daily Faceoff’s Frank Seravalli, finalists for the Flyers head coaching position are believed to include Barry Trotz and John Tortorella. Crossing Broad’s Anthony SanFilippo also reported that Peter DeBoer is also a finalist.
Flyers Coaching Search: Tortorella, Cassidy, Blashill, Quinn
As Bruce Cassidy enters the coaching free-agent market, more names of interest are entering the Flyers coaching search.
Flyers Coaching Search: Where Do Things Stand?
There has been little development in the Flyers coaching search over the last few days. For many of the teams in search of a head coach in the NHL – only the New York Islanders and Montreal Canadiens have officially named a head coach – it seems that everything is in a holding pattern.
Flyers Offseason: Do the Flyers Have a Plan?
The problem with each of these possibilities is that they are rooted in hope. Hope that the injured players return as advertised and stay healthy. Hope the young players take that big step everyone has waited for. Hope that you can perhaps manufacture some hockey trades or free-agent signings to plug in the holes that the team is lacking for speed and skill and make it all work.
Trainers’ Lawsuit is Another Major Misstep for Flyers
The latest misstep for the Flyers organization surfaced on Monday, as Anthony SanFilippo of CrossingBroad.com reported that Director of Medical Services Jim McCrossin and assistant athletic trainer Sal Raffa had filed a lawsuit against Comcast and others after being diagnosed with rare medical conditions.
Flyers: On Playing with Passion, Accountability, and Winning Attitude
At this stage of the Flyers season, now 55 games in with 27 still to go, the results are essentially meaningless. It’s not about wins and losses at this point. Despite that, when a head coach addresses playing with passion, accountability, and having a winning attitude as areas of concern, it raises eyebrows. He’s not the first to do it either.
Couturier Out for Season After Back Surgery; Ellis, Hayes Returns Uncertain
GM Chuck Fletcher met with the media on Friday morning in the wake of an announcement that Sean Couturier had undergone back surgery that morning and would be out for the remainder of the season. Fletcher also provided more insight to the uncertain returns of both Ryan Ellis and Kevin Hayes in the 2021-22 season.
Briere Joins Front Office Staff Tasked with Getting Flyers Back on Track
One day after officially being named a special assistant to the general manager, Danny Briere met with the media on Wednesday morning to discuss the new role and how he factors into those plans.
Flyers Promote Danny Briere to Special Assistant to General Manager
The Flyers announced on Tuesday afternoon that Danny Briere has been named a special assistant to the general manager.
Laughton’s OT Goal Ends Flyers Losing Streak
A rebound goal by Scott Laughton in overtime was the difference, giving the Flyers a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings at Wells Fargo Center to snap a 13-game losing streak.