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Flyers Faithful Podcast: Instant Playoff Overreaction Ep. 1

            On this special playoff edition of the Flyers Faithful podcast, Steve and Hal discuss the Flyers’ exciting overtime win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in game one of their playoff matchup! Flyers Faithful Podcast: Instant Playoff Overreaction Ep. 1 You can also download it from iTunes here!

Flyers Playoff Game

The Philadelphia Flyers Playoff Viewing Guide

Hello, friend.  Are you relatively new to the world of watching Philadelphia Flyers hockey?  If so, I sure hope you enjoy torture and frustration!  The playoffs are a magical time filled with hope and borderline alcoholism.  Let me be your guide into this magical world. Playoff Beards If you are a man or circus freak, you are required by hockey law to grow a playoff beard.  Sure, it’s mostly a tradition for players to show team solidarity.  Have a job interview during this time?  Too bad!  Hot date?  Womp womp womp.  Suck it up and grow the playoff beard.  There …


Flyers Faithful Podcast, Episode 10: Ranger Danger

On this week’s edition of the Flyers Faithful podcast Steve and Hal are joined by Rangers fan Zach Gabrielski to discuss the New York-Philly rivalry and potential playoff matchups.  We also discussed Ilya Bryzgalov’s injury, the Buffalo Sabres’ recent surge, and the Flyguys on their way into the playoffs.  Flyers Faithful Podcast, Episode 10 You can also download it from iTunes here!  Leave a nice review and you’ll be giving a man child the gift of joy.

On fighting, defense, and more

Hartnell (drop ‘em) down Over the previous four seasons, Scott Hartnell had a combined 26 fights. This season, he has one. That is it. One. While that is admirable, it is important that he maintain his edge. The way he drops the gloves to energize the team or to protect his teammate(s) is integral to the success of the Flyers. His newfound scoring touch and chemistry on the top line is great but there needs to be more to his game right now. The team is struggling to churn out consecutive wins and someone needs to breathe more life into …

Five Questions: What should fans expect to happen at the trade deadline?

Flyers Faithful asked Bill Meltzer from HockeyBuzz, NHL.com, and PhiladelphiaFlyers.com, Joshua Janet from GCobb, Michael DeNicola from Orange and Black Pack, and our very own Bob H five questions about the second half of the season. We are very grateful that they took the time to share their opinions and predictions with us. Each day of this week, we will run the answers to one of those questions. Today’s question is: What should fans expect to happen at the trade deadline? What do you think should happen at the deadline? Bill Meltzer: I think the Flyers will look to add a …