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The Hockey Writers Nov 16, 2019

Flyers: Getting to Know Matt Niskanen

Defenseman Matt Niskanen is a player that Philadelphia Flyers fans are pretty familiar with. He spent a few seasons playing for two Metropolitan Division rivals in the Washington Capitals and the inner-state rival Pittsburgh Penguins throughout his career and has helped those teams be a thorn in the Flyers’ side over the years. Now, however, […] The post Flyers: Getting to Know Matt Niskanen appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Broad Street Hockey Nov 15, 2019
Carter seems to be doing just fine

Carter seems to be doing just fine

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Give Oskar all the money he wants. This week Steve and Craig spend some time appreciating Carter Hart’s play of late, deciding how the Matt Niskanen and Justin Braun deals from the summer look now, and looking at options for Joel Farabee’s nickname. Craig also brings back Steve’s favorite game Center or Senator. Make sure to follow us on twitter @Flyperbole and @Sports_Are_Bad. Also follow @BSH_Radio and don’t forget to rate us on iTunes! You can find the entire Broad Street Hockey audio offerings in the following places: iTunes, Stitcher, Google...
Broad Street Hockey Nov 7, 2019
BSH Radio #232: Who is this team anyway?

BSH Radio #232: Who is this team anyway?

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via In which the gang debates the true identity of your Philadelphia Flyers. After 14 games of up-and-down hockey, the gang gets together to talk about a few things that have transpired over the course of this early part of the season. We’ve learned that Carter Hart is truly the #1 goaltender on this team, despite a few hiccups, that Travis Sanheim has outstanding numbers despite being unable to remain upright, and that Matt Niskanen might be the most reliable defenseman on the team. The gang also dives into Nolan Patrick’s status, the fanbase’s view of...
The Hockey Writers Nov 5, 2019

Couturier, Konecny Lift Flyers over Hurricanes 4-1

PHILADELPHIA — Sean Couturier had a goal and an assist, Travis Konecny scored the tiebreaker early in the third period and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Tuesday night. Claude Giroux and Joel Farabee also scored, and Matt Niskanen had two assists for Philadelphia. Carter Hart made 33 saves. Lucas Wallmark scored […] The post Couturier, Konecny Lift Flyers over Hurricanes 4-1 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Broad Street Hockey Nov 5, 2019
Hart, Farabee lead Flyers to hard-fought 4-1 win over Hurricanes

Hart, Farabee lead Flyers to hard-fought 4-1 win over Hurricanes

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via It wasn’t always pretty, but the Flyers did skate away with a gutsy win against a talented and tenacious Hurricanes team. After getting run around by the Hurricanes for the first couple minutes and surviving on the strength of Carter Hart’s play in net, a power play would turn the tide for the Flyers. Sean Couturier provided the honors to make it 1-0 Flyers as he potted home a perfect deflection off the stick of Matt Niskanen. Former Flyers great Petr Mrazek had no chance, much like the Flyers didn’t when he was between the pipes. Couturier...
Broad Street Hockey Nov 2, 2019
Carter Hart is back!

Carter Hart is back!

Photo by Elsa/ Postgame 11/1 WOO! Joel Farabee scored his first career goal. Carter Hart stopped Jack Hughes and Taylor Hall to wrap up the skills competition (Kyle Palmieri hit the post as Jersey’s first shooter). The 2019 first overall pick had a rough night, also getting laid out by Matt Niskanen behind the net. Niskanen hits Hughes and Palmieri jumps in. pic.twitter.com/O1THzp77Nd— Broad Street Hockey (@BroadStHockey) November 1, 2019 Sean Couturier is playing through some sort of injury as was unable to take draws, but he was well enough to pick up an assist on Oskar...
The Hockey Writers Nov 1, 2019

Flyers Should Expect Highs and Lows from Defensemen

When evaluating the look of the 2019-20 Philadelphia Flyers as a whole so far this season, one significant aspect we can point out is how young the team’s defensive players are. Aside from guys like Matt Niskanen and Justin Braun, both being 32 years old, respectively, the age of the Flyers’ defensive core ranges between […] The post Flyers Should Expect Highs and Lows from Defensemen appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Oct 21, 2019
Flyers score four goals in the 2nd period to top Golden Knights

Flyers score four goals in the 2nd period to top Golden Knights

Kevin Hayes, Michael Raffl, Matt Niskanen and Oskar Lindblom all scored in the second period to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Monday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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