Everybody’s talking about the kids.
Sam Morin, Shayne Gostisbehere, Robert Hagg, Travis Sanheim and now Ivan Provorov make up a group dubbed the “Fab Five.” These defensemen are the future of Flyers hockey in a coming year. Might be this one, might not.
The Flyers had to prepare for patchwork while also waiting out previous long-term deals that are still in effect.
Ultimately, the team will keep seven defensemen on the roster for six starting spots. Here is what the current group looks like without the Fab Five.