HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Metropolitan Division > Philadelphia Flyers
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2
Notices

Winter Classic '15? (NHL schedule expected to be released at 4:00 p.m. ET Sunday)

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old
06-20-2014, 12:22 PM
  #26
CanadianFlyer88
Moderator
Knublin' PPs
 
CanadianFlyer88's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Van City
Posts: 16,023
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Striiker View Post
Honestly though, do most hardcore fans care about Carolina/Columbus either??? I sure don't. At the very least the team should have some serious big name star, neither of those teams do... good players but not household names or huge franchise players.
My meaning was poorly conveyed there. I was using hardcore as in hardcore Carolina/Columbus fans. The NHL is going to have marquee teams play in the Winter Classic because casual fans will watch those teams, instead of having a matchup like Carolina/Columbus where only their respective hardcore fans would be interested.

__________________
I deride your truth handling abilities
CanadianFlyer88 is offline  
Old
06-20-2014, 02:24 PM
  #27
healthyscratch
Registered User
 
healthyscratch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Philly
Posts: 5,799
vCash: 633
Not only for the rivalry aspect, but logistically it's pretty stupid. I'm sure Hawks fans travel, but would you really want to fly to DC, spend New Years there to watch them play the Capitals?

It would be like Nashville hosting the Flyers for the WC. What's the ****ing point?

healthyscratch is offline  
Old
06-20-2014, 02:30 PM
  #28
LegionOfDoom91
Registered User
 
LegionOfDoom91's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States
Posts: 20,279
vCash: 500
The whole thing is played out anyway. I honestly couldn't care less if the Flyers never played in one again.

Bettman & Co. ran the whole idea into the ground over the years.

LegionOfDoom91 is offline  
Old
06-20-2014, 08:16 PM
  #29
MiamiScreamingEagles
Global Moderator
A Fistful of Dollars
 
MiamiScreamingEagles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 42,797
vCash: 2273
One regular season game is April 11, 2015 against Ottawa in Philadelphia. Could be the home or season finale.

MiamiScreamingEagles is offline  
Old
06-20-2014, 09:00 PM
  #30
GKJ
Global Moderator
Entertainment
 
GKJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Do not trade plz
Country: United States
Posts: 115,968
vCash: 625
The calendar is late this year, but there is no Olympics. That's probably the last weekend of the season. Most assuredly the last home game, I can only think of one other time the Flyers played back to back at home, although it was the last two games of the season.

__________________
Philadelphia's Real Alternative
(ynotradio.net)

Stop Feeding the Rumor-Monger

"I wonder if Norstrom has Forsberg's spleen mounted on his wall." - KINGS17

My 50 Favorite Albums of 2014 (sorry it's late)
GKJ is offline  
Old
06-21-2014, 05:06 PM
  #31
MiamiScreamingEagles
Global Moderator
A Fistful of Dollars
 
MiamiScreamingEagles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 42,797
vCash: 2273
A new thread has begun with home and road openers.

The full schedule will be posted here Sunday:

http://hfboards.hockeysfuture.com/sh....php?t=1693733

This thread is now closed.

MiamiScreamingEagles is offline  
Closed Thread

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:38 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2015 All Rights Reserved.