On the Flyers 5th total choice in the 2022 NHL draft
Adam Kimelman: Philadelphia Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher on what it would consider them to trade their 2022 first-round choice, 5th overall:
“If we’re going to trade the choice outright, it requires to be for a gamer in a specific age. It would need to be a gamer that might assist us win now, however likewise win for numerous years.
I don’t believe we’re wanting to generate someone in their late 20s or early 30s. Certainly I’m talking to every group in the league … attempting to establish what the worth of that choice is and if someone has styles on it and makes a reasonable deal. We’ve got to think about whatever.”
Charlie O’Connor: Based on Fletcher’s interview, think that the Flyers won’t trade their No. 5 choice.
Fletcher generally stated they won’t be trading up and trading out of the top-five generally doesn’t occur any longer.
Talks with Morgan Frost and Owen Tippett to start quickly
Jamey Baskow: GM Fletcher stated that they will begin to talk with pending RFAs Morgan Frost and Owen Tippett.
Fletcher wants to have them both re-signed in the upcoming weeks.
Tortorella trying to find 2 assistant coaches
Charlie O’Connor: Fletcher stated that head coach John Tortorella is trying to find 2 “top assistants” with one to run the forwards and power play, and the other to run the defense and charge eliminate.
Think that Darryl Williams will maintain the very same function as previously, being the person to enjoy from up leading.