If we turned the calendar back to the summer of 2019, we would be seeing a lot of harsh comments about Kevin Hayes on social media. After all, he did receive a huge payday from the Philadelphia Flyers when he signed a 7-year, $50 million contract and never appeared to produce enough to be worth that kind of money. However, statistics can often be misleading when evaluating a players’ impact and role on a team.
The Philadelphia Flyers’ first month of the regular season was a rollercoaster ride. It’s still hard to get a read on what this team really is. Are they still a fringe playoff team? Could they make a run for the second or third spot in the division? There is still much uncertainty and the month of October didn’t give us a concrete answer. Continue reading “Flyers Monthly Breakdown: October”