Philadelphia Flyers season preview 2022-23: Playoff chances, point projections, roster rankings

Welcome to The Athletic’s 2022-23 edition of the team season previews. Check out all the previews as they’re released right here. It’ll be cold comfort for Flyers center Sean Couturier, who could miss the season with a herniated disc in his back, but he did us a favor. News of his injury broke just before … Read more

One emo or punk song for every NHL team: ‘Why Bother,’ ‘Heartbreak No. 53’ and much more angst

So, we (Arthur Staple, Sean Gentille and Charlie O’Connor) decided this had to happen. One emo/punk song for every team as we enter the 2022-23 season — a track to capture all your emotions about your favorite club. These are in no particular order other than how desperate we got trying to find a song … Read more

NHL superstar roundtable – Must-see teams, summer highlights, rule changes, trade reactions

7:00 AM ET ESPN staff HENDERSON, Nev. — It was an eventful offseason for NHL players, with high-profile trades and surprising free-agent signings. Not to mention those weddings, bucket list golf outings and scooter rides along the Amalfi Coast. ESPN reporters Ryan Clark, Kristen Shilton and Greg Wyshynski caught up with over a dozen stars … Read more