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WATCH: Matt Duchene bats in ridiculous game-winning goal

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

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The Ottawa Senators rallied from a two-goal deficit to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday evening. After Brady Tkachuk scored twice in the third period, Matt Duchene showcased some ridiculous hand-eye to net the eventual game-winning goal with 2:59 remaining. The incredible effort from Duchene capped a three-goal third period…

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Veterans Gagner, Weise Placed on Waivers

Monday, October 1, 2018

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Sam Gagner and Dale Weise were both placed on waivers Monday as the Vancouver Canucks and Philadelphia Flyers finalized their respective rosters. Gagner struggled last season but was expected to start 2018-19 with Vancouver. He signed a three-year, $9.45-million contract on July 1, 2017 after registering 50 points with the Columbus Blue Jackets the year…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Philadelphia Flyers

Thursday, September 13, 2018

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After an ugly 2016-17 performance, the Philadelphia Flyers made it back to the playoffs last season. However, the Flyers were bounced in the first-round for the third straight time (2014, 2016 & 2018).  Despite the lack of playoff success, the Flyers are 122-86-38 (12th best record) in three seasons under Dave Hakstol. Philadelphia did not…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.19 — Isac Lundeström

Thursday, June 14, 2018

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This is the Philadelphia Flyers second pick in the first round—their own pick after finishing third in the Metropolitan Division and losing to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first-round of the playoffs.  Their first pick in the first-round (No.14 overall) was mocked to take left-winger Joel Farabee. As I mentioned in that post, the Flyers…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.14 — Joel Farabee

Thursday, June 7, 2018

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The Philadelphia Flyers are set up as well as any team in the NHL right now. The Flyers already have a deep prospect pool and have two first-round picks and three picks in the top-50 of this June’s NHL Draft.  Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek and Sean Couturier are all signed long-term and replaceable players like…

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Wayne Simmonds played the entire 2017-18 season injured

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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There was some speculation Flyers’ forward Wayne Simmonds was playing injured this past season. Nobody knew it was this bad. The Wayne Train did reach the 20-goal mark for the fifth consecutive season, but he never really looked like himself, finishing with his lowest point total (46) since 2012-13. Simmonds revealed today he had been…

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What to Look for in Early Results

Thursday, October 5, 2017

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Navigating a new season is difficult in all fantasy sports, but the NHL is showing more and more statistical and player turnover from year to year, and it makes the beginning of the year challenging to project. Opening Night showcased one glaring example, as the Flyers scored five times in San Jose. Last season, Philadelphia…

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DailyFaceoff Wednesday GPP Stacks

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Hey everyone, and welcome back. The NHL season is finally here and with that of course that means DFS. Tonight there is a four game opening night slate and while that isn’t the largest of slates I still think there will be some good options for stacking and I will outline my favorites below. Winnipeg Jets: On…

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 2)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

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Training camp is in full swing, players are getting cut left and right and Fantasy Hockey drafts are winding up. It’s still a little too early to put a tonne of stock in Yahoo’s current Average Draft Positions (ADP), but it’s also worth taking a look at. On other sports related article such as golf…

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