The club president likes the path the Flyers are following under Hextall, who will finally have some cap space in the offseason.
There are many reasons the Flyers haven't won a playoff series since 2012. Here are 10 of the latest.
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home & Crematory in East Pittsburgh took to Facebook on Sunday after the Flyers lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins and were eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.
The Flyers sent left winger Oskar Lindblom and defenseman Travis Sanheim to the Phantoms on Monday so they could play in the AHL playoffs. Both starred during earlier stints with the Phantoms this season.
The Big Three came up small again, but it looks like the Flyers are stuck with them … which might not be the worst thing.
As disappointing as the Penguins was, it doesn't crack the Top 5 for worst post-series home handshakes.
He was remarkable in the Flyers' 8-5 loss to the Penguins in Game 6 on Sunday, scoring three goals and adding two assists while playing with a torn ligament in his right knee.
The Penguins showed the Flyers they have lots of work to do before they are Stanley Cup contenders. That said, the Flyers made positive strides this season.
Dave Hakstol said his young team played with newfound freedom and confidence in their Game 5 win and their Game 6 loss, which ultimately gave the Penguins a four-games-to-two first-round win.
The Penguins overcame a 4-2 deficit and pulled away from a 4-4 third-period tie as they whipped the Flyers, 8-5, and won the series in six games.
The Flyers will try to stave off elimination for a second straight game, but Pittsburgh goalie Matt Murray has a 9-1 record in playoff games following a loss.
For the Flyers, there has been a formula to their wins and losses in their playoff series with the Penguins.
Flyers star defenseman Ivan Provorov was injured late in Friday's game, but GM Ron Hextall wouldn't say whether he would play Sunday.