Flyers vs. Bruins: Noah Cates, Jackson Cates deliver goals in preseason win

Flyers vs.  Bruins: Noah Cates, Jackson Cates deliver goals in preseason win

With John Tortorella and his staff watching Saturday night’s preseason opener from the Flyers’ management suite, the club put out a ton of its kids for the head coach to watch. Tortorella, who has vowed “to play the kids,” got his first glimpse of them in the Flyers’ 2-1 exhibition victory over the Bruins at … Read more

‘A lot of people would have probably given up’ by now

'A lot of people would have probably given up' by now

Speaking to reporters on Thursday, TJ Oshie pulled the curtain back behind Nicklas Backstrom’s hip injury and intense rehab. Backstrom was sidelined for half of last season and will likely miss most of the 2022-23 campaign due to a chronic hip issue. Backstrom underwent hip resurfacing surgery in June to hopefully fix the issue and … Read more

NHL Burning Questions: Philadelphia Flyers

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Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Welcome to this weekend’s edition of THN.com’s Burning Questions series, an ongoing feature in which we pose three key questions for each NHL team. In today’s file, we’re posing three burning questions about the Philadelphia Flyers. THREE BURNING QUESTIONS FOR THE FLYERS IN 2022-23: 1. Is Chuck Fletcher truly deluded enough … Read more

4 players that can surprise at Minnesota Wild training camp

4 players that can surprise at Minnesota Wild training camp

We are a couple days into Minnesota Wild training camp and are approaching the first game of the preseason. It’s that time of year where anything can be feasible, no matter how wild it might sound. A former draft lottery team making a run in the playoffs? Sure! Some no-name player suddenly leading their team … Read more

Three days in, teammates and coaches weigh in on the exciting addition of Kevin Fiala

Three days in, teammates and coaches weigh in on the exciting addition of Kevin Fiala

With three days of training camp down, the Kevin Fiala era has begun in Los Angeles. We all knew about the hype coming in, we know what the Kings gave up to bring him to Los Angeles, we know what the team committed to him financially to start a long-term relationship. Now, we know exactly … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Carter injured in Penguins scrimmage

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Carter injured in Penguins scrimmage

Pittsburgh Penguins Jeff Carter sustained an upper-body injury during a scrimmage Saturday. The Penguins center left midway through the second period. When healthy, Carter would likely be the third-line center, behind Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. Carter, who has worked on a line with the right wing Kasperi Kapanen through the first three days of … Read more

Wild lifer Matt Dumba enters another season potentially on the trading block

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Matt Dumba bleeds Iron Range Red and Forest Green, so his laugh-out-loud reaction was not a shock when the Wild lifer was asked the obligatory question all players are asked entering a contract year. Do you want to return? “Yeah, of course,” Dumba said. But Dumba is also well aware of … Read more

Philadelphia Flyers D Ryan Ellis’s career might be over

Philadelphia Flyers D Ryan Ellis's career might be over

Thursday marked the first day of the Philadelphia Flyers being on the ice during training camp, and with that we got a little update from our old pal Chuck Fletcher about some current injured players on the roster. According to Fletcher, center Sean Couturier is optimistic about his current back injury and is generally feeling … Read more

Five 2022-23 Detroit Red Wings predictions ranging in boldness

Five 2022-23 Detroit Red Wings predictions ranging in boldness

Despite a 2021-22 season full of ups and downs, the Detroit Red Wings are headed into next season with a better lineup of players they know they can count on to produce. With another young gun like Simon Edvinsson potentially getting a roster spot if his training camp goes well, and the additions of plenty … Read more

Vitali Kravtsov wants to ‘redeem’ himself, and NY Rangers make first cuts

Vitali Kravtsov wants to 'redeem' himself, and NY Rangers make first cuts

Vitaly Kravtsov is looking to put his difficult past with the New York Rangers organization behind him. After several tumultuous seasons since being the 9th overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, the 22-year-old forward is ready to prove his worth. “I’ve definitely made a lot of noise previously so there’s this necessity to redeem … Read more