Holding the puck too long, hurrying shots unnecessarily, bad line changes - the signs of a struggling team. When Ron Hextall tabbed Dave Hakstol as his head coach three Junes ago, he lauded the "culture'' he had instilled at North Dakota. Amid the Flyers roster upheaval and youth infusion, that has proved much more difficult for him to establish at the pro level so far.
The Flyers have won just four of 11 home games (4-4-3) after losing to Vancouver at the Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday.
The defenseman has done a solid job,but he appeared to be clearing out his locker after Tuesday's loss.
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall traded 25-goal scorer Brayden Schenn in order to move up in last year's NHL draft to select Morgan Frost with the 27th overall pick.
Goalie Michal Neuvirth will try to help the Flyers snap a four-game losing streak Tuesday when they face the visiting Canucks.
The Flyers, who have blown two-goal leads in their last two contests, will try to end a four-game losing streak Tuesday against Vancouver.
Speedy Flyers wingers Jordan Weal and Travis Konecny have each scored just one goal in their last 16 games.
The defenseman said his slashing penalty was accidental. He won't be eligible to return until Dec. 12.
It's been known since March of 2016 that the Flyers and Penguins would play an outdoor hockey game in Philadelphia at some point in 2019. On Sunday night, the details became official.
The Flyers allowed three power-play goals Saturday in the second period as they lost their fourth straight, falling to Calgary, 5-4, in overtime.
There is no manual out yet on how to defend South Jersey's Johnny Gaudreau. If there ever is though, providing him with a string of power play opportunities will not be in it.
South Jersey's own Johnny Gaudreau returns home healthier than ever as the Flames highest scorer with 26 points (8-18, +3).
On Friday, the NHL tweeted that Gudas "has been offered an in-person hearing'' about Thursday's slashing incident.