Chuck Fletcher got aggressive early and traded for the rights to free-agent forward Kevin Hayes. Should Hayes sign with the Flyers, this will not be the last new addition. It may not be the last trade. It's only the beginning of Fletcher's aggressive approach to the offseason.
With 10 games remaining on the schedule, it remains to be seen if the Flyers take this win and turn it into some magical last-gasp playoff run that gets them in, but it kept their playoff hopes alive for now.
The Flyerdelphia Podcast is back to look at final cuts and preview the regular season. Topics include: final cuts of Dale Weise and Taylor Leier, Carter Hart and Phil Myers, expectations for the regular season, Jori Lehtera, Gritty and Scott Hartnell's retirement.
VOORHEES – For the first two games it was mostly Dan Girardi and Ryan McDonagh who followed Claude Giroux around the ice relentlessly. In Game 3, it was mostly Marc Staal and Anton Stralman. The strategy for Rangers defensemen on the Flyers’ captain has been clear: put…