Fantasy Hockey Podcast: 31 Beats – Philadelphia Flyers ft. Charlie O’Connor

Elan Dubrofsky


In the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast’s 31 Beats series, Elan and Brian are on a league-wide odyssey to explore the fantasy present and future landscapes of each of the NHL’s 31 teams, gathering info by interviewing the people who know them best: beat writers!

In this episode Elan is joined by Lead Writer at The Athletic for the Philadelphia Flyers Charlie O’Connor to talk about the Flyers’ fantastic 2019/20 season and what to expect moving foward. Topics discussed include:

  • How beloved is Hart?
  • Where did Giroux go for 2/3 of the season?
  • Does Konecny have even more untapped upside?
  • Feelings on the Hayes/JVR contracts
  • Health updates on Lindblom and Patrick
  • What to expect from Farabee and Frost
  • Will Provorov hold his PP1 spot?
  • What happened to Gostisbehere?
  • Should we expect more from Sanheim soon?
  • How’s York progressing?
  • and more!

Follow Charlie on Twitter @charlieo_conn and keep up to date with all of his content at The Athletic. Listen to more of Charlie on Broad Street Hockey Radio.

Players discussed on this episode include Carter Hart, Claude Giroux, Travis Konecny, Oskar Lindblom, Nolan Patrick, Kevin Hayes, James van Riemsdyk, Joel Farabee, Morgan Frost, Ivan Provorov, Shayne Gostisbehere, Travis Sanheim,