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Lamentation For Big E

Alas, Big E! Wilst thou ever get the respect you deserve?! Eric Lindros was one of the most talented, ass-kickingest Flyers of all time. Sadly, it looks like his path into the Hall of Fame might be permanently detoured. The mid-90s were the last truly rich time for NHL talent, and the field will just get richer next year with Scott Niedermayer, Rob Blake, Chris Chelios, and Paul Kariya added on. Let us also not forget than Brendan Shanahan and his 1,354 points inexplicably failed to move the enshrinement committee this time around. And so, the hulking man-child from Oshawa, …

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Podcast: Episode 29, Hello Goodbye

On this edition of the Flyers Faithful podcast, Steve and Hal talk to Michael Baumann from the Philadelphia Phillies blog Crashburn Alley about Jakub Voracek and work some Phils talk in.  They also discuss the Flyers draft picks in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, the big trades of James van Riemsdyk and Sergei Bobrovsky, and free agency. Flyers Faithful Podcast Episode 29 You can also download it from iTunes here!  If you’re enjoying the show via iTunes we would very much appreciate it if you could rate it and leave a review on there!

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“Broad Street Boogie Nights”

Some odd, unexpected — and frankly, cool — news came out yesterday when it was revealed that industrial rocker and horror filmmaker Rob Zombie (yes, that Rob Zombie) is going to be making a movie about the 1970s Philadelphia Flyers. Regardless of whether or not the project is greenlighted and ends up being made, most hockey fans around these parts can agree that there are few teams that are more compelling to make a movie about than the Broad Street Bullies. Zombie strikes me as a strange choice for the man to get it done, but if he’s passionate about …

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Podcast: Episode 28, Yogurt Parfait

On this edition of the Flyers Faithful podcast, Steve and Hal talk to Todd Cordell from The Hockey Guys and Hockey Buzz about the upcoming NHL Draft, Zach Parise, and the Devils’ performance in the Stanley Cup Finals. They also discuss Bobby Holik’s comments on the Flyers’ feelings towards the Kings winning the Stanley Cup, the never ending Rick Nash situation, Ryan Suter supposedly wanting to stay in the Western Conference, and ask listeners what they would do on a day with the Stanley Cup. Flyers Faithful Podcast Episode 28 You can also download it from iTunes here!  If you’re enjoying the show via iTunes we would …

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Podcast: Episode 27, King’s Ransom

On this edition of the Flyers Faithful podcast, Steve and Hal broadcast as the Los Angeles Kings put the finishing touches on the New Jersey Devils in game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals and discuss Howard Eskin’s recent rumor regarding James van Riemsdyk. Flyers Faithful Podcast Episode 27 You can also download it from iTunes here!  If you’re enjoying the show via iTunes we would very much appreciate it if you could rate it and leave a review on there!