After a resurgent four-game winning streak brought the Flyers back to respectability from a lackluster 0-3-3 start, the Bullies relapsed. Philadelphia gave up five goals for the fifth time in 11 games, to the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday, sinking them to 27th in the league in goals against per game with 3.64. But contrary to logic and General Manager Paul Holmgren, the Flyers’ defensive troubles aren’t pinned on the blue line, but the forwards.
Insidehockey: Holmgren blames the forwards
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