Fun Read for Flyers Fans (Chet’s Take, 12-7-17)

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The Philadelphia Flyers have been around for 50 years now, and there have been just a handful of folks who have been part of the franchise from the beginning. One of those folks is Lou Nolan, the team’s public-address announcer since 1972 (and a public-relations assistant to another lifer, Joe Kadlec, the previous five years). If you think that a …

A NEEDED BREAK FOR FLYERS (CHET’S TAKE, 1/18/17)

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Admit it: You didn’t know there was such a thing as a bye week in the NHL. (Guilty as charged on this end.) It turns out the five-day “bye week” was part of the most recent negotiation with the NHL Players’ Association. Anyway, the break arrived at the perfect time for a Flyers team that has struggled mightily in recent …