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Last Word on Hockey May 30, 2018
Philadelphia Flyers: Ivan Provorov in Transition

Philadelphia Flyers: Ivan Provorov in Transition

Reviewing the Philadelphia Flyers 2017-2018 season, one of the few bright spots on the back end happens to be Ivan Provorov. So far, Provorov has shown that he is a defensively responsible player who also has tremendous offensive upside. As evidenced by him being tied for the league lead in goals (17) and even-strength goals (15) for defensemen during the 2017-2018 season. The Russian-born defenseman seems to be scratching the surface of his true potential. Provorov's ability in transition is what sets him apart from other defensemen. Ivan Provorov in Transition Today's NHL is all about the...
Last Word on Hockey May 25, 2018
Philadelphia Flyers Defense Needs An Overhaul

Philadelphia Flyers Defense Needs An Overhaul

When taking a look at the Philadelphia Flyers defense, it is clear that there are not many top-end players on the blueline. Ivan Provorov and Shayne Gostisbehere are head and shoulders above the rest of their defensive teammates. Beyond the team's number one pairing, however, there is much left to be desired. The team has defensive prospects in the system that are ready to step up to the NHL level. Having players like Andrew MacDonald and Radko Gudas playing prominent roles in the lineup cannot continue for the Flyers to succeed. It is time to give the younger players a chance and make a...

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