The Silence Of The Bryz
Posted November 1, 2011
The Flyers attempted to enact a new media policy which would limit access to goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, whose highly self critical rant following the Flyers recent 9-8 loss to the Winnipeg Jets sparked commentary from just about every segment of the hockey media world.
The policy originally would have Bryzgalov available after games, only. Then it was later amended to limiting his availability on g... Read More »
What Holmgren did was not to simply create salary cap room. One does not trade the faces of his franchise in order to lock up a new goalie. The Flyers could have kept both of the players they traded away yesterday afteroon and signed Ilya Bryzgalov to the same contract and made the numbers work by moving other players.
He chose to change not just the face of his hockey club, but also it's essen... Read More »
In acquiring the negotiating rights to goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov, the Flyers addressed an area of concern that experts had called an organizational black hole since the heyday of Ron Hextall in the late 1980's. I disagree with black hole, however, the Flyers had not made goaltending a top priority since then.
By trading for Bryzgalov's rights, and according to most reports being very close to h... Read More »
I am a US hockey fan, and I can not state emphatically enough that there is NO reason to "Make it Seven".
It should be MAKE IT TEN
Southern markets in the United States, despite some very vocal and passionate fans, are largely failures. The two teams in the state of Florida have had their successes, but have been in terrible financial straits and have seen far more downs than ups on the ice.... Read More »
Pretty much sums up what most Flyers fans are thinking, huh? Read More »
December 19, 2007 5:18 PM ET
I'm glad the Coyotes have gotten the bleep out of town.
December 6, 2007 4:07 PM ET
I wise guy, eh?? Why I outta!!
October 11, 2007 6:31 AM ET
Time well spent, that's what I consider reading your blogs. I agree with you and appreciate the fact that this is coming from a Flyers fan. It shows your integrity. Thanx Jsaq.
August 31, 2007 12:35 PM ET
Great Blog JS! You could not be more right about punks like Meyers. The NHL is lucky. Nice blog! SYF
August 28, 2007 11:34 AM ET
another good on GS!
August 15, 2007 10:05 AM ET
Super, super blog GS!!!!!!
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