Content Feed Comments Feed

Phinally Philly

Sports analysis and newspheed.

Flyers Playoff Hero 2010 – Round 2

Posted by Chris Shafer On April - 30 - 2010

After an incredible 4 goals in 5 first round games, Claude Giroux was one of the first round heroes.

So, as fate would have it, the four Flyers I put on my Round 1 version of Flyers Playoff Hero are the ones who were the most successful.

Claude Giroux had an incredible 4 goals in 5 games finishing with 6 points. Mike Richards had 8 points total off of 2 goals and 6 assists.

Chris Pronger and Danny Briere both finished with 2 goals and 3 assists a piece for 5 points.

Then there was Dan Carcillo who had 2 goals and an assist including an OT game-winner. How about Laperriere and Betts, the bash brothers, diving in front of absolutely everything?

And you know that Brian Boucher guy? The goalie who was picked to cost the Flyers a 2nd round appearance when dueling Martin Broduer? Boucher currently leads the NHL playoff goaltenders in GAA with 1.59 and in SV% with 0.940. Not too shabby, eh?

So who is it now?

Giroux, Richards, or Briere? Can one of the forwards take over this round against a very good Boston defense?

What about Timonen or Pronger, or even Boucher?

Here is the line-up without Carter, Gagne, and Laperriere for the start of the series.

Things could change, and Gagne could be back midway through. You decide.

Carcillo — Richards — Giroux
Hartnell — Briere -- Leino
vanRiemsdyk — Ross — Asham
Powe — Betts — Nodl
(Gagne) — (Carter) — (Laperriere)

Pronger — Carle
Timonen — Coburn
Parent — Krajicek
Bartilus — Syvret


You might like these related articles:

  • Tweets that mention Flyers Playoff Hero 2010 – Round 2 – Phinally Philly – Sports analysis and newspheed. —

    [...] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Chris Shafer. Chris Shafer said: Flyers Playoff Hero – Round 2: Who will it be? [...]

blog comments powered by Disqus

About Us

Phinally Philly is a new source for news in the world of Philadelphia sports. Unlike other forms of mainstream media we take pride in presenting our honest, uncensored take on anything and everything related to Philly sports. We’re breaking news, insightful commentary, and a whole lot more brought to you live from the City of Brotherly Love by the Philly fan, for the Philly fan.