Michael Raffl

Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 200
Birth Place: Villach, Austria
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: L
  • It’s Philadelphia Flyers day at PHT
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    It’s Philadelphia Flyers day at PHT

    The Philadelphia Flyers missed the playoffs last season, but the disappointment probably didn’t last too long after the events of the draft lottery a few weeks later. The Flyers entered the lottery with a 2.2 per cent chance of landing the No. 1 overall pick. The Devils decided to take Nico Hischier first, leaving Philly to select fellow top prospect Nolan Patrick.

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    Penguins are latest example of NHL being a dynasty-driven league

    The NHL and NBA are often compared in the postseason, generally putting the NBA in a negative light for its lack of parity. Although the Association has significantly higher ratings and cultural impact, some sports fans bemoan the alleged lack of drama and wish the league were more like the NHL, where “anything can happen” in the playoffs. Of course, that’s not true. The NHL isn’t the NBA exactly; it’s more like the NCAA basketball tournament. Anyone can lose, but not anyone can win. In fact, more NBA franchises have won titles this decade (six) than the NHL (four). Randomness is often discussed as one of the most important factors in the NHL playoffs. But there is nothing random about which

  • The Flyers rookie game is coming back to the Wells Fargo Center in 2017
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    The Flyers rookie game is coming back to the Wells Fargo Center in 2017

    The Flyers have the best prospect group in the NHL, which means that the annual rookie camp that takes place just prior to the full NHL training camp this fall will be particularly lit. And as has been the case in eight of the last 10 years, rookie camp will close this fall with a real game against rookies from another NHL squad. This year, it’ll be the Flyers hosting the New York Islanders’ rookies on Wed., Sept. 13 at the Wells Fargo Center. Tickets and parking will both be free, but you must reserve a ticket via the Flyers website beginning at 3 p.m. today, August 22. It’ll be a rematch of the game from a year ago, when the Flyers defeated the Islanders rookies, 4-0, in a game at the Isles’