Scott Laughton remains top prospect for Philadelphia Flyers
While the Philadelphia Flyers have not had the most dazzling prospect pool in recent NHL memory, they have had a steady amount of success from the top of their ranks. While consistently trading away first and second round picks does not provide the steadiest foundation from which to build an organization, the Flyers have had almost astonishing success making trades for high-end players who are just hitting their developmental stride.
Though it does not necessarily show this season, the Flyers have a young core of talented skaters who will experience success in the NHL. There is a proven commodity there even if injuries, bad luck, and poor goaltending have put them on the cusp of only their second losing season in almost two decades.… read more