Trotz abruptly stepped down after failing to agree to terms on a new contract with the Capitals.
Draft expert Craig Button thinks GM Ron Hextall should stay put and keep his two first-round picks.
Barring a trade, Hextall will have nine picks next weekend, including two in the first round.
When the Flyers' GM traded Brayden Schenn to the Blues at last year's NHL draft, he got back two first-round draft picks. More important, he showed some astute long-term thinking.
The eight-game slate includes games against just three teams: the Islanders, Rangers, and Boston.
The Flyers are building quite a war chest of prospects through the draft. But the success of their 'process' is likely to come down to the continued success of Carter Hart
The Flyers may stand pat and stay with their 14th and 19th first-round picks in next week's NHL draft. But if they move up via a deal, a quality righthanded defenseman is on their wish list.
Flyers general manger Ron Hextall plans to be active in the free-agent market, but he will shy away from long-term deals.
Flyers GM Ron Hextall has excelled in the draft, but he needs to add impact players through trades and free agency - like the Washington Capitals did.
Much of the north wall of the arena will be demolished and replaced by glass, offering an expansive view of Philly's iconic skyline.
Vegas, the miracle expansion team that has reached the Stanley Cup Finals, needs a miracle rally to win the title. only one of 33 teams has overcome a three-games-to-one Finals deficit to capture the Cup.
Washington scored three first-period goals Monday en route to a 6-2 win over visiting Vegas, giving the Capitals a three-games-to-one cushion in the Stanley Cup Final.
Vegas has lost two straight for the first time in almost two months.