Good morning everyone and welcome to another edition of Flyers Trivia: Follower Favorites. As you all know this is the trivia segment where we have randomly selected a follower who has correctly answered one or more of our trivia questions for the month. Today's questions will reveal that follower's favorite Flyer.
Any time a recently hired NHL head coach steps into his new environment, there is a lot of behind-the-scenes preparation that goes on learn about the personnel on the team and ideas on how the pieces may fit together. For new Flyers head coach Dave Hakstol, the process is even more intensive than for most of his peers.
The former University of North Dakota bench boss spent the last 11 years focusing all of his energies on the UND program, where he compiled an all-time record of 289-143-43 (.654 winning percentage). By his own admission, Hakstol will need some time to get fully up to speed on the Flyers players.
How much has Hakstol relied this summer on video study of Flyers games from last season? While he has watched his share of video, Hakstol says there is is only so much to be gleaned from it.