Philadelphia Flyers finalize 2021 roster, taxi squad
Do you feel that? It’s the fresh scent of decision-making and rostering coming to an end with the Philadelphia Flyers cementing their active roster of 23 men and the expanded taxi squad for the upcoming 2020-21 regular season.
There aren’t any real surprises, but instead we have some great comeback stories that will unfold throughout the regular season, as forwards Nolan Patrick and Oskar Lindblom are listed on the night’s roster. opening. Other than that, they’re your typical guys.
Unless you really like Morgan Frost doing the programming. He was initially thought of as a tough mark, especially with the two forwards mentioned above returning to the fray, but Frost is going to be in the lineup, either in the middle or on the wing. Generally considered a ‘top nine or nothing’ player, it will be interesting to see where he can fit into the roster, as he currently does. should be the 13th striker.
As for the extra cab team this year, the Flyers had the option of four to six players and one had to be a goalie, so it was a pretty easy decision for the team. Alex Lyon will provide that goalie spot on the roster, while forwards Andy Andreoff, Carsen Twarynski, Samuel Morin (I guess?) And Connor Bunnaman finish the rest of the roster, with Nate Prosser being the only defenseman on the bonus squad.
In addition to this finalization, it’s interesting to see which players are currently with the Phantoms. Zayde Wisdom hopeful teenage couple Tyson Foerster and Mason Millman will be spending their time in the AHL, until their respective junior leagues resume. When will it happen? We honestly have no idea.
Everything is focused, the pucks go deep, the guys are guys, and for my part, I can’t be more excited to see people skating on the ice tomorrow night.