I dont get it... I understand the frustration but when is it good enough to just realize the Team in not good enough? The defense is barely a NHL quality defense and they are simply terrible. Terrible... If this group is already tuning out the Coach they should all be sent packing. I do not think it is the Coach, I do not think it is the Captain but I do think they simply are not a good Team. That is on the GM... he is the one that created the revolving door of players.
it's funny but i was thinking that this team has some of the dumbest group of d-men i have seen in a long time. really! schenn, coburn, mez have such low hockey IQ's that if the wonderlic test existed in hockey, they would put up frank gore - like numbers.
I said it last night in game chat. This team is mediocre at best. Any other Division and this team is not even sniffing the playoffs. Yes they currently have the 2nd WC spot but they have 5 other teams with a point or two from them. In the Western Conference they would be 5 points OUT of the WC spot. This team should have been playing its younger d-men from the start to see what we have. However, this team continually teases us. Suckage...win a few games...suckage ..win a few games ..REPE
@pilldoc Even with the Morin/Hagg/Ghost prospects I still think the Flyers have to find themselves a true #1. And the way teams covet them now, they may well have to deplete themselves at the forward position or draft and develop their own.
@ruxpin I've been saying since 2007 that I'd be quite happy with letting the team develop through youth without going after the big FA signing every year. A few years of sucking and reaping the benefits through the draft. This team could very well have Stamkos/Doughty/Pietrangelo instead of the Briere buyout and Tavares/Duchene/OEL instead of the Pronger caphit. Of course that would take patience though. And people will say look at Edmonton. For one they've had the misfortune of getting sim