Erik Gustafsson staying in Europe

With the huge glut of defensemen in Philadelphia at the moment, it looks like Erik Gustafsson (26) will remain overseas. Avangard Omsk president Vladimir Shalaev said Gustafsson will leave the team, but stay in Europe next ... Continue reading →

Flyers sign KHL forward Aaron Palushaj

Ron Hextall has added his second KHL player in as many days with the signing of forward Aaron Palushaj (25). Palushaj had 21 points (7 G, 14 A) in 53 KHL games last season with Zagreb Medvescak and Yekaterinburg Automobilist. ... Continue reading →

Leafs hire Mike Babcock

The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced Mike Babcock as the 39th head coach in team history. Darren Dreger reported the contract is a massive eight year $50 million deal. Whoa. For perspective, only SEVEN NFL head ... Continue reading →

Flyers sign Olympian defenseman Yevgeni Medvedev

Ron Hextall has added to his defensive collection with the signing of KHL defenseman Yevgeni Medvedev (32) today. Medvedev has 165 points (37 G, 128 A) and a +100 rating in 373 career games with Kazan Ak-Bars plus two titles over ... Continue reading →

Chris VandeVelde interested in Hakstol reunion

If there’s at least one Flyer happy with the Dave Hakstol hiring, it’s former Fighting Sioux Chris VandeVelde. VandeVelde (28) played under Hakstol for four seasons from 2006-2010, putting up at least 15 goals and 32 ... Continue reading →

Flyers hire Dave Hakstol as head coach

The Flyers have announced Dave Hakstol as the 19th coach in franchise history. Hakstol (46) has spent the last 11 seasons at the helm of the University of North Dakota, having made the NCAA postseason every single ... Continue reading →