Danny Briere, one of the most beloved and revered Flyers in recent memory, retired last week after an 18-year career that included stops in Phoenix, Buffalo, Philadelphia, Montreal and Colorado.
It's been too long since we've seen Claude Giroux do magical things on the ice for the Philadelphia Flyers. Stupid summer and all.
As far as the Philadelphia sports scene is concerned, the slow summer doldrums are almost over.
The sun may be burning bright and the humidity may be through the roof around these parts, but those facts don’t mean the hockey world has stopped spinning on its axis.
We’ve all got ‘em.