After their 4-3 loss to the Boston Bruins on September 24, we went into the locker room to hear the players talk about the game, the preseason as a whole, and their personal progression through the process. Time stamps are below if you’d like to skip directly to the players’ own words.
0:31 - Brian Elliott
Brian Elliott had a lot to say about his first full game back after his surgery. The netminder discusses his recovery, how he felt in the game, and if he’s feeling pressure due to the injuries to his fellow goaltenders.
3:08 - Travis Konecny
Travis Konecny, who is becoming one of the stronger voices in the room, was asked about Brian Elliott’s performance, the Flyers’ problem with slow starts, and what players tend to learn from preseason games.
4:42 - Corban Knight
Knight, one of the surprises from this year’s camp, talks about playing with Michael Raffl and Scott Laughton and if his experience gave him a leg-up over his rookie competition for a lineup spot.
7:55 - Philippe Myers
After the game that may have cost him a final spot on this team, Myers is asked about his flub that lead to a Boston goal and how he’ll put that behind him.
8:51 - Dave Hakstol
In his postgame press conference, Hakstol was asked about the Flyers’ terrible first period, Brian Elliott’s performance and how much he’ll play going forward & the Michael Raffl line.