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Flyers need a top-4 defenseman

The National Hockey League’s offseason officially arrives this week for all 32 teams including the brand new Seattle Kraken. There will be a lot of musical chairs when it comes to player personnel in the...

 ‘Goal’ Caufield would’ve looked good in a Flyers uniform

Cam York may very well turn out to be a fine defenseman in the National Hockey League.  But the Flyers’ scouting department is surely chewing its fingernails watching Cole Caufield become an impact player for...

Put Brind’Amour in the Hall of Fame

Some guys need to put a little extra work in to make a stronger case to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Rod Brind’Amour has never been a guy to stray from a...

McGettigan completes great season for N-G baseball

A.J. McGettigan’s goal for the 2021 baseball season was to make up for lost time. Like everyone else, McGettigan didn’t get a chance to play baseball last year because of the pandemic. But the prior...

NHL regular season matters little

It’s been a concern before, but if there’s one thing the 2020-21 National Hockey League season has taught us, it’s that the regular season really doesn’t matter much. Here we are with four teams left...

Flyers could use some luck

Can 13 be the lucky number? For the first time in their history, barring any trades, the Philadelphia Flyers will select 13th in the National Hockey League’s Entry Draft, which is set to take place...

Saints perfect in several areas

Missing a year of baseball was tough on a lot of players and fans last year. Perhaps none were more disappointed than Louie Delbrocco. Now a junior and starting left fielder for the Neumann-Goretti High...

Neumann-Goretti’s Opanel perfect in District 12 championship

Kevin Opanel threw a five-inning perfect game, striking out 11 as the Neumann-Goretti High School baseball team defeated String Theory 14-0 in the PIAA District 12 3A championship on Thursday. The Saints (15-6 record) compiled...

1st overall picks are rare sightings in Philly

Much like anything else that happened for the Flyers during the 2020-21 season, the odds of winning the 2021 NHL Draft Lottery don’t look good.  On June 2, the ping pong balls will be in...

Oh, Canada, can Opanel pitch

Kevin Opanel has come a long way to help the Neumann-Goretti High School baseball team’s quest for a championship. In fact, he even crossed the border. The Saints’ senior arrived in South Philly two years ago...
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