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2018–19 Philadelphia Flyers · NHL
Division 6th Metropolitan
Conference 11th Eastern
2018–19 record 37–37–8
Home record 19–18–4
Road record 18–19–4
Goals for 244
Goals against 281
General Manager Ron Hextall (Oct. 4 – Nov. 26)
Chuck Fletcher (Dec. 3 – present)
Coach Dave Hakstol (Oct. 4 – Dec. 17)
Scott Gordon (interim) (Dec. 17 – Apr. 6)
Captain Claude Giroux
Alternate captains Sean CouturierTemplate:Efn
Andrew MacDonaldTemplate:Efn
Wayne Simmonds (Oct. 4 – Feb. 25)
Arena Wells Fargo Center
Team leaders
Goals Sean Couturier (33)
Assists Claude Giroux (63)
Points Claude Giroux (85)
Penalties in minutes Wayne Simmonds (90)
Wins Carter Hart (16)
Goals against average Carter Hart (2.83)

The 2018–19 Philadelphia Flyers season was the 52nd season for the National Hockey League franchise that was established on June 5, 1967.[1] The Flyers were eliminated from playoff contention on March 30, 2019, after a 5–2 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.[2]

Off-seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Divisional standingsEdit

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Conference standingsEdit

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Schedule and resultsEdit

PreseasonEdit

The preseason schedule was published on June 15, 2018.[3]

Regular seasonEdit

The regular season schedule was published on June 21, 2018.[4]

2018–19 game log

Legend:       Win (2 points)       Loss (0 points)       Overtime/shootout loss (1 point)

Player statisticsEdit

SkatersEdit

Regular season[5]
Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM
Giroux, ClaudeClaude Giroux 82 22 63 85 9 24
Couturier, SeanSean Couturier 80 33 43 76 2 34
Voracek, JakubJakub Voracek 78 20 46 66 −16 25
Konecny, TravisTravis Konecny 82 24 25 49 −4 40
van Riemsdyk, JamesJames van Riemsdyk 66 27 21 48 −10 18
Gostisbehere, ShayneShayne Gostisbehere 78 9 28 37 −20 22
Sanheim, TravisTravis Sanheim 82 9 26 35 −4 22
Lindblom, OskarOskar Lindblom 81 17 16 33 −9 20
Laughton, ScottScott Laughton 82 12 20 32 −11 53
Patrick, NolanNolan Patrick 72 13 18 31 −8 27
Simmonds, WayneWayne Simmonds

|| 62 || 16 || 11 || 27 || −20 || 90

Provorov, IvanIvan Provorov 82 7 19 26 −16 32
Hagg, RobertRobert Hagg 82 5 15 20 –3 63
Gudas, RadkoRadko Gudas 77 4 16 20 6 63
Raffl, MichaelMichael Raffl 67 6 12 18 –1 32
Weise, DaleDale Weise

|| 42 || 5 || 6 || 11 || −6 || 15

Weal, JordanJordan Weal

|| 28 || 3 || 6 || 9 || −5 || 16

MacDonald, AndrewAndrew MacDonald 47 0 9 9 −5 18
Varone, PhilPhil Varone 47 3 4 7 –2 8
Hartman, RyanRyan Hartman

|| 19 || 2 || 4 || 6 || −6 || 30

Lehtera, JoriJori Lehtera 27 1 2 3 −7 33
Knight, CorbanCorban Knight 23 1 3 4 –5 0
Myers, PhilippePhilippe Myers 21 1 1 2 –5 2
Vorobyev, MikhailMikhail Vorobyev 15 1 1 2 0 2
Folin, ChristianChristian Folin

|| 26 || 0 || 2 || 2 || 5 || 16

Bailey, JustinJustin Bailey 11 0 1 1 0 2
Aube-Kubel, NicolasNicolas Aube-Kubel 9 0 0 0 1 0
Morin, SamuelSamuel Morin 5 0 0 0 –3 4
Goulbourne, TyrellTyrell Goulbourne 2 0 0 0 0 0
Friedman, MarkMark Friedman 1 0 0 0 –1 0

GoaltendersEdit

Regular season[5]
Player GP GS TOI W L OT GA GAA SA SV% SO G A PIM
Hart, CarterCarter Hart

|| 31 || 30 || 1,717 || 16 || 13 || 1 || 81 || 2.83 || 976 || .917 || 0 || 0 || 0 || 0

Elliott, BrianBrian Elliott 26 23 1,397 11 11 1 69 2.96 741 .907 1 0 1 2
Stolarz, AnthonyAnthony Stolarz

|| 12 || 10 || 630 || 4 || 3 || 3 || 35 || 3.33 || 358 || .902 || 1 || 0 || 0 || 0

Pickard, CalvinCalvin Pickard

|| 11 || 8 || 465 || 4 || 2 || 2 || 31 || 4.01 || 227 || .863 || 1 || 0 || 0 || 2

Neuvirth, MichalMichal Neuvirth 7 6 366 1 4 1 26 4.26 184 .859 0 0 0 0
Talbot, CamCam Talbot

|| 4 || 3 || 211 || 1 || 2 || 0 || 13 || 3.70 || 109 || .881 || 0 || 0 || 0 || 0

Lyon, AlexAlex Lyon 2 1 20 0 1 0 6 5.08 31 .806 0 0 0 0
McKenna, MikeMike McKenna

|| 1 || 1 || 57 || 0 || 1 || 0 || 4 || 4.22 || 24 || .833 || 0 || 0 || 0 || 0

Denotes player spent time with another team before joining the Flyers. Stats reflect time with the Flyers only.
Denotes player was traded mid-season. Stats reflect time with the Flyers only.
Bold/italics denotes franchise record.

Awards and recordsEdit

AwardsEdit

Type Award/honor Recipient Ref
League (in-season) NHL All-Star Game selection Claude Giroux [6]
NHL Rookie of the Month Carter Hart (January) [7]
NHL Second Star of the Week Carter Hart (February 4) [8]
NHL Third Star of the Week Claude Giroux (November 12) [9]
Team Barry Ashbee Trophy Radko Gudas [10]
Bobby Clarke Trophy Sean Couturier [10]
Gene Hart Memorial Award Sean Couturier [10]
Pelle Lindbergh Memorial Trophy Travis Sanheim [10]
Toyota Cup Carter Hart [10]
Yanick Dupre Memorial Class Guy Award Andrew MacDonald [10]

RecordsEdit

TeamEdit

Franchise team records set during the 2018–19 season
Record Type Total Refs
Fewest shootouts Season 4 [11]
Fewest shootout losses Season 1 [11]

Suspensions and finesEdit

Player Explanation Length Salary Date issued
James van Riemsdyk High-sticking against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez during NHL Game No. 826 in Philadelphia on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at 1:04 of the first period. $5,000.00 February 8, 2019[12]
Radko Gudas High-sticking against Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov during NHL Game No. 918 in Philadelphia on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at 15:52 of the third period. 2 games $81,707.32 February 20, 2019[13]
Robert Hagg Interference against Tampa Bay Lightning forward Cedric Paquette during NHL Game No. 918 in Philadelphia on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at 0:37 of the third period. $3,091.40 February 20, 2019[14]
Jakub Voracek Interference against New York Islanders defenseman Johnny Boychuk during NHL Game No. 1052 on Long Island on Saturday March 9, 2019, at 5:41 of the third period. 2 games $88,709.68 March 10, 2019[15]

TransactionsEdit

The Flyers have been involved in the following transactions since June 8, 2018, the day after the deciding game of the 2018 Stanley Cup Finals.[16]

TradesEdit

Date Details Ref
June 23, 2018 (2018-06-23) To Montreal Canadiens
MTL's 7th-round pick in 2018
To Philadelphia Flyers
7th-round pick in 2019
[17]
January 11, 2019 (2019-01-11) To Arizona Coyotes
Jordan Weal
To Philadelphia Flyers
Jacob Graves
6th-round pick in 2019
[18]
January 17, 2019 (2019-01-17) To Buffalo Sabres
Taylor Leier
To Philadelphia Flyers
Justin Bailey
[19]
February 9, 2019 (2019-02-09) To Montreal Canadiens
Christian FolinTemplate:Efn
Dale Weise
To Philadelphia Flyers
Byron Froese
David Schlemko
[20]
February 15, 2019 (2019-02-15) To Edmonton Oilers
Anthony Stolarz
To Philadelphia Flyers
Cam Talbot
[21]
February 25, 2019 (2019-02-25) To Nashville Predators
Wayne Simmonds
To Philadelphia Flyers
Ryan Hartman
Conditional 4th-round pick in 2020Template:Efn
[22]
June 3, 2019 (2019-06-03) To Winnipeg Jets
5th-round pick in 2019
To Philadelphia Flyers
Kevin Hayes
[23]
June 14, 2019 (2019-06-14) To Washington Capitals
Radko Gudas[Note 1]
To Philadelphia Flyers
Matt Niskanen
[24]
June 18, 2019 (2019-06-18) To San Jose Sharks
2nd-round pick in 2019
3rd-round pick in 2020
To Philadelphia Flyers
Justin Braun
[25]

Notes:

  1. Note 1 Philadelphia to retain 30% ($1.005 million) of salary as part of trade.

Free agentsEdit

The following players joined or left the Flyers during free agency. Two-way contracts are marked with an asterisk (*).

Date Player Team Contract term Ref
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01) Valtteri Filppula to New York Islanders 1-year [26]
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01) Brandon Manning to Chicago Blackhawks 2-year [27]
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01) Petr Mrazek to Carolina Hurricanes 1-year [28]
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01) John Muse to Pittsburgh Penguins 1-year* [29]
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01) James van Riemsdyk from Toronto Maple Leafs 5-year [30]
July 5, 2018 (2018-07-05) Christian Folin from Los Angeles Kings 1-year [31]
July 9, 2018 (2018-07-09) Will O'Neill to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL) 1-year [32]
July 30, 2018 (2018-07-30) Matt Read to Minnesota Wild 1-year* [33]
August 20, 2018 (2018-08-20) Dustin Tokarski to New York Rangers 1-year* [34]
May 28, 2019 (2019-05-28) Corban Knight to Barys Astana (KHL) 1-year [35]
June 6, 2019 (2019-06-06) Jori Lehtera to SKA Saint Petersburg (KHL) 1-year [36]

WaiversEdit

Date Player Team Ref
September 22, 2018 (2018-09-22) Danick Martel to Tampa Bay Lightning [37]
October 2, 2018 (2018-10-02) Calvin Pickard from Toronto Maple Leafs [38]
November 29, 2018 (2018-11-29) Calvin Pickard to Arizona Coyotes [39]
January 4, 2019 (2019-01-04) Mike McKenna from Vancouver Canucks [40]

Contract terminationsEdit

Date Player Via Ref
December 20, 2018 (2018-12-20) Radel Fazleev Mutual termination [41]
June 16, 2019 (2019-06-16) Andrew MacDonald Buyout [42]

RetirementEdit

Date Player Ref

SigningsEdit

The following players were re-signed by the Flyers. Two-way contracts are marked with an asterisk (*).

Date Player Contract term Ref
June 26, 2018 (2018-06-26) Samuel Morin 3-year [43]
July 7, 2018 (2018-07-07) Alex Lyon 2-year*Template:Efn [44]
July 12, 2018 (2018-07-12) Reece Willcox 2-year* [45]
July 15, 2018 (2018-07-15) Tyrell Goulbourne 1-year* [46]
July 15, 2018 (2018-07-15) Taylor Leier 1-year [46]
July 15, 2018 (2018-07-15) Danick Martel 1-year* [46]
July 18, 2018 (2018-07-18) Anthony Stolarz 1-year* [47]
August 1, 2018 (2018-08-01) Robert Hagg 2-year [48]
March 26, 2019 (2019-03-26) Michael Raffl 2-year [49]
June 19, 2019 (2019-06-19) Kevin Hayes 7-year [50]

Entry-level contractsEdit

The following players – Flyers' draft picks, undrafted free agents, and the unsigned draft picks of other teams – were signed by the Flyers to entry level contracts.

Date Player Contract terms Ref
September 20, 2018 (2018-09-20) Yegor Zamula 3-year [51]
March 25, 2019 (2019-03-25) Joel Farabee 3-year [52]
May 1, 2019 (2019-05-01) Kirill Ustimenko 3-year [53]

Draft picksEdit

See also: List of Philadelphia Flyers draft picks

Below are the Philadelphia Flyers' selections at the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, which was held on June 22 and 23, 2018, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.

Round Pick Player Position Nationality Team (league) Notes
1 14 Joel Farabee Left Wing Flag of the United States.png United States U.S. NTDP (USHL) Template:Efn
1 19 Jay O'Brien Center Flag of the United States.png United States Thayer Academy (USHS)
2 50 Adam Ginning Defense Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Linkopings HC (SHL)
4 112 Jack St. Ivany Defense Flag of the United States.png United States Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
5 127 Wyatte Wylie Defense Flag of the United States.png United States Everett Silvertips (WHL) Template:Efn
5 143 Samuel Ersson Goaltender Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Brynas IF (SHL)
6 174 Gavin Hain Center Flag of the United States.png United States U.S. NTDP (USHL)
7 205 Marcus Westfalt Center Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Brynas IF (SHL)

NotesEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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