Projected NHL Expansion Team Details

[AUTHOR’S NOTE: This was written for The Broad Street Bully, a blog and podcast my friend Drew and I started based off of our mutual interest in the Philadelphia Flyers. See it on http://broadstreetbully.net.] Continue reading “Projected NHL Expansion Team Details”

Flyers Outlook after trading Lecavalier and Schenn

[AUTHOR’S NOTE: This was written for The Broad Street Bully, a blog and podcast my friend Drew and I started based off of our mutual interest in the Philadelphia Flyers. See it on http://broadstreetbully.net.]

When Hextall and Lombardi got together to swing a deal Wednesday, it had a great effect on the entire Flyers organization, not just the team currently on the ice.  Way back in the beginning of the season, we covered how the Flyers were in a jam because Vinny was basically untradeable.  But, as always, this is why we’re just armchair quarterbacks and Hextall is in charge of the team.

The details of the trade, if you’ve been living under a rock, are:

Kings get:
  • Vinny Lecavalier
  • Luke Schenn
Flyers get:
  • A third round pick
  • AHL standout, Jordan Weal
  • They also retained half of the salary for Lecavalier and Schenn

Now that the dust has settled, here’s a quick and dirty outlook on the positives from this magical Flyers’ trade.

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