Ray Emery

#29G,
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 196
Born:
Birth Place: Hamilton, Ontario
Draft: 2001 4th round (99th pick) by the
  • Broad Street Hockey

    Why I am a Flyers Fan

    There wasn’t a specific moment that I became a Flyers fan. I’ve always been one. Still in my closet is my very own t-shirt from the Stanley Cup championship in 1974. Granted, I think it’s a little odd for a baby tee to have a flowing bottle of champagne on it, but it’s probably foreshadowing all of the drinking I’d have to do as an adult to get through the frustration that comes with loving this team so much. Sometimes, however, there is a thing that takes place in sports fandom. Where you go from watching and loving a game, to truly loving a team. To be invested in the players and their whole selves. That happened for me during my time as a young competitive swimmer training at the Coliseum

  • The Cheat Sheet43 minutes ago

    25 Most Expensive Contracts in the NHL

    NHL players are no different, except they often have salaries much lower than their counterparts in other major professional sports. For example, only three NHL players have signed a $100 million contract — something that is pretty standard in the NBA, NFL, and MLB. Here, we look at the 25 most expensive NHL contracts (currently active ) , whether the players make the highest salary on his own team or not.

  • Why I’m a Flyers fan: The 1997 Stanley Cup Finals
    Broad Street Hockey

    Why I’m a Flyers fan: The 1997 Stanley Cup Finals

    Welcome to the refreshed Broad Street Hockey! To celebrate the new look and feel of our sports communities, we’re sharing stories of how and why we became fans of our favorite teams. If you’d like to do the same, head over to the FanPosts to begin. Each FanPost will be entered into a drawing to win a $500 Fanatics gift card [contest rules]. We’re collecting all of the stories here and featuring the best ones from around our network. Come Fan With Us! Hockey wasn’t on my radar at first when I was younger. The Eagles were the only Philadelphia team that my parents went out of their way to watch on a regular basis, though I certainly attended my fair share of “pick your own section” nights at the