9:53 AM EDT, Sun October 20, 2019
The Hockey Writers 10 hours ago
Stars End 5-Game Losing Streak with 4-1 Win over Flyers

Stars End 5-Game Losing Streak with 4-1 Win over Flyers

PHILADELPHIA — Roope Hintz, Esa Lindell and Corey Perry all scored to help the Dallas Stars snap a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night. Ben Bishop stopped 38 shots to help the slow-starting Stars improve to just 2-7-1. The Stars only took 16 shots against a listless […] The post Stars End 5-Game Losing Streak with 4-1 Win over Flyers appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Broad Street Hockey 12 hours ago
Recap: Flyers lose fourth straight 4-1 to Stars

Recap: Flyers lose fourth straight 4-1 to Stars

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ Outshoot the opposition to hell, score the game’s opening goal, still lose. Gotta love hockey am I right? First Period After starting slow in each of the games on the Western Canada road trip, a strong start was going to be key for the ... oh hey they scored already. For the first time since the Devils game the Flyers started strong as the top line of Claude Giroux, Travis Konecny, and Sean Couturier combined on a beautiful passing play that resulted in a Couturier goal. The newly reunited top line has looked strong, and here they put the puck in the back of the...
Broad Street Hockey 20 hours ago
Flyers return home to face Stars, look to end losing skid

Flyers return home to face Stars, look to end losing skid

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via It’s two suddenly struggling clubs, but something’s gotta give in this matchup of teams with playoff aspirations. The Boys are back in town, the boys are back in town. After a largely unsuccessful road swing through Canada the Flyers (2-2-1, five points) are back at the friendly confines of the Wells Fargo Center as they look to shake off the stench of a three-game losing streak by welcoming the struggling Stars (1-7-1, three points) to town. And man if you thought you wanted to throw yourselves off a bridge watching the Flyers on that road trip,...
Broad Street Hockey 21 hours ago
Return Flight: A Texas-sized shootout for the first win of the season

Return Flight: A Texas-sized shootout for the first win of the season

Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via The 2014-15 Flyers weren’t very good, but this win easily counts as one of the better moments. At the start of the 2014-15 Flyers season, many were skeptical if the team from the previous year that needed a late season surge to make the playoffs, would continue their success. Well, those questions were answered fairly quickly as the team struggled out of the gate and never really found their footing. It was no surprise, with a defense consisting of Michael Del Zotto, Nick Schultz, Luke Schenn, and ... ah you get the point by now; their defense sucked, OK?...
Broad Street Hockey 23 hours ago
Checking out the competition: Stars gonna Stars

Checking out the competition: Stars gonna Stars

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ Who can out-Flyers the Flyers? Maybe the Stars Starsing! The Stars are off to a pretty bad start, which means they start to turn things around in Philly, right? Maybe not! We’re joined by Taylor Baird of Defending Big D to preview how the Stars match up against the Flyers.