Unlike the NBA, the NHL trade deadline is often a bit on the boring side. This year is gearing up to be one of the least likely to make a "splash" in recent memory. However, that doesn't prevent a fan like myself from dreaming. What if each player who is likely available went to the best possible scenario? The NHL...
In our monthly draft rankings, let's take a look at who I think are the top 62 prospects for the 2020 draft. 1. W A. Lafreniere 6'1 203 QMJHL 39-24-60-84-46 2. C Q. Byfield 6'4 205 OHL 36-29-41-70-34 3. C T. Stutzle 5'11 178 GER 30-6-22-28-10 4. C M. Rossi 5'9 187 OHL 37-28-53-81-30 5. W L. Raymond 5'10 180 SWEHL 21-4-4-8-4 6. D J. Drysdale 5'11 170 OHL 36-7-31-38-16 7. C A. Lundell 6'0 185 FIN 27-6-13-19-6 8. C/W C. Perfetti 5'10 180 OHL 46-28-54-82-14 9. W A. Holtz 5'11 181 SWEHL 25-7-5-12-12 10. G Y. Askarov 6'3 190 VHL 17 2.36 .923 11. C C. Zary 6'0 180 WHL 40-28-31-59-35 12. W...
We are quickly approaching the stretch run in the NHL as the All-Star break begins this weekend. The Flyers find themselves right in the thick of it as a bubble playoff team. With ownership desiring the Flyers be a playoff team, and with a plethora of prospects and young players in the system, the Flyers will likely...
What were the major headlines in the week of Philly sports? Brock (@LandesBrock) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) recap all the top stories in Philly sports Discussion topics include… Ben Simmons' triple double vs the Brooklyn Nets Matisse Thybulle's dominance on defense since being in the starting lineupThe Philadelphia Flyers defeating the Pittsburgh...
What were the major headlines in the week of Philly sports? Brock (@LandesBrock) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) recap all the top stories in Philly sports Discussion topics include... Spencer Howard and Alec Bohm being invited to Spring TrainingThe end of Odubel Herrera with the Philadelphia PhilliesThe Philadelphia Flyers defeating the St. Louis...
We have officially surpassed the midway point of the season for the Philadelphia Flyers. After 44 games, they have maintained the pace I expected this season, as they are currently a bubble team sitting just inside the last wild card spot. Overall, the team has shown massive improvements from last season, but the Flyers are in desperate need of...
Holiday joy has come early this year to the Flyers and their fans. While it isn't quite time to deck the halls with a Stanley Cup, making the playoffs is a more likely reality with every game. With that in mind, even with a high-level success, a few players still have a few wishes they hope Santa can come...
TPL’s Flyers analyst Tyson Quibell (@QuibellTyson) joins the Blue Route Pod with Chris (@mrcrockpot) to talk some Flyers hockey and update us on the performance of some of the top Flyers prospects this season. We talk about the current status of the team, Morgan Frost's first two games, and run through Tyson's quarter of the season grades...
Just in case the Flyers don't make the playoffs once again (and it's entirely possible given, you know, the fact they are the Flyers), here is a list of my top 31 prospects so far this season for the 2020 draft. Rank Position/Name Height/Weight League Points 1. W A. Lafreniere 6'1" 192 QMJHL 21-13-33-46-31 2. C Q. Byfield 6'4" 215 OHL 21-14-25-39-24 3. W L. Raymond 5'10" 170 SWEHL 13-1-2-3-4 4. W A. Holtz 6'0" 185 SWEHL 16-4-2-6-12 5.  C A. Lundell 6'1" 185 FIN 17-5-5-10-6 6. C C....

Flyers Quarter Grades

By the end of this weekend, the Flyers will have hit the quarter mark of the season. The season has been a roller coaster, especially with a new coach and the infusion of a few new players. How has each player done so far this season? This week, we hand out first-quarter report cards for overall play of each...
Here are my rankings and stock levels of the top 24 players 24 years old and younger across the gambit of Philly sports. For volume one of my top 24 rankings, click here! Which players are trending up or down? Who made the top 24 rankings and who is on the bubble? Check it all out below!...
TPL’s Flyers Analyst Tyson Quibell (@QuibellTyson) joins The Blue Route Pod with Chris (@mrcrockpot) to talk some Flyers hockey and update us on the performance of some of the top Flyers prospects this season. We talk about the potential goalie controversy between Carter Hart and Brian Elliott, Alain Vigneault's rotations and first impressions of Joel Farabee. Audio...