POLLS     NHL STATS     FLYERS

TRENDING NOW


Matvei Michkov's NHL Arrival Could Be Sooner Than Expected


PUBLICATION
Finnegan Frost
April 30, 2024  (4:14 PM)
SHARE THIS STORY
FOLLOW US




Michkov drafted 7th
Photo credit: Sportsnet

Matvei Michkov's NHL arrival could be sooner than expected.

Excitement is brewing among Philadelphia Flyers fans as top prospect Matvei Michkov, drafted 7th overall last year, could be making his NHL debut sooner than anticipated. The 19-year-old phenom has been setting the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) ablaze with one of the most impressive seasons seen since Kirill Kaprizov's breakout at the same age.
While the possibility of Michkov becoming a starter for the Flyers next season might be slim, the potential benefits of him honing his skills in the North American pro level are undeniable. Joining the Flyers' farm system for the AHL could provide invaluable experience for the young talent.
Flyers General Manager, Danny Briere, expressed eagerness about the prospect's potential expedited arrival, stating: «Look, if there's an opportunity, we would jump on it to get him here quicker.» However, Briere also highlighted the contractual obligations, mentioning, «As far as I know, at the moment, it's still the same timeline. He has two years left on his deal. He would have to find a way out of his deal before we can do anything. That's out of our control.»

With anticipation building among fans, all eyes will be on Michkov during the upcoming summer camp to see what the young prospect can accomplish. This unexpected development could herald a promising new era for the Flyers.
source: flyersnittygritty.com
POLL
30 AVRIL   |   11 ANSWERS
Matvei Michkov's NHL Arrival Could Be Sooner Than Expected

Will Michkov crack the Flyers squad?

Yes872.7 %
No327.3 %
LIST OF POLLS
Latest 10 stories

FLYERSINSIDER.COM
COPYRIGHT @2024 - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
TERMS  -  POLICIES  -  CONSENT