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Brotherly Pod talks all things Philadelphia Flyers. Daniel Esche hosts a wide variety of guests to break down the news, rumors, and transactions of the greatest sports team on earth!

Daniel Esche


    • Sep 29, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekdays NEW EPISODES
    • 1h 6m AVG DURATION
    • 544 EPISODES


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    Flyers A.D. #97 "Time To See What You Got"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 68:39


    Anthony and Dan return to talk the preseason, Wade Allison, the framework of a transition year, Morgan Frost's development, can the defense be counted on? Chuck Fletcher's track record in Philly, Couturier's injury, more!

    Frequent Flyer #76 "Blue Light Special"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 56:31


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk Philly Xpress, JVR's trade value, accountability and leadership, Val Camillo's promotion, Sanheim vs Provorov, The Flyers trending towards the Coyotes, future center depth, more!

    Flyerside Chat #71 "Dear Mariah Carey"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 62:13


    Shane and Dan return to talk Shane in the light, Dan drinks, who is the best bowler on Brotherly Pod, have you ever stole anything, Roseanne's conclusion, more!

    Frequent Flyer #75 "The Ask & The Get"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2022 60:27


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk Couturier's injury and potential retirement, cap implications of IR, lack of overall center depth, is Fletcher on the hot seat? don't re-sign Sanheim, lack of organizational direction, more!

    Brotherly Pod #157 "Do Some Yoga"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 66:20


    Dan returns with Grace and Noah to talk Torts and the first day of training camp, Fletcher's presser, Ellis and Couturier injuries, Flyers winning the draft lottery, playing the kids, The next GM, more!

    Flyers A.D. #96 "Dead in the Water"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2022 61:46


    Anthony and Dan return to talk the Couturier, lack of center depth, Chuck Fletcher's legacy in Minnesota, wasting another season, Hextall prospects vs Fletcher prospects, rock bottom for fans, more!

    Flyerside Chat #70 "Fruity Pebble Pizza"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 53:19


    Shane and Dan return to talk Couturier's injury and PTOs, Shane goes to the grocery store, do shapes of pasta have different flavors, Nickelback, being afraid of clowns, more!

    Flyers A.D. #95 "One Day at a Time"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2022 60:12


    Anthony and Dan return to talk depth forwards rising to the occasion, Desnoyers' development, faith in Felix Sandstrom, defending Provorov, a positive organizational outlook on defense, lackluster forward group, Sean Couturier and Kevin Hayes, more!

    Frequent Flyer #74 "Parking Lot H"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 52:43


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk an injury dead pool, getting excited over depth players, concerns about Couts, preemptively signing players, doing nothing nice for the fans, JVR vs Torts, bloom is off the rose w/ Farabee, more!

    Flyerside Chat #69 "Grease Bubble of Love"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 53:37


    Shane and Dan return to talk home teams wearing white jerseys, simple side dishes, Roseanne and Tom Arnold, Flyers changing jerseys, body piercings, Flyers place in Philly sports, Noah vs Shane, more!

    Frequent Flyer #73 "Collection Plate"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 11, 2022 58:45


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk selling minor improvements as big wins, failing to utilize ELCs, where do the Flyers find top end talent, setting up prospects to fail, can Sanheim be 1 D? next front office hirings, more!

    Brotherly Pod #156 "Call Center"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2022 120:29


    Dan celebrates his 26th birthday with Noah by drunk calling a bunch of friends of the show and debauchery ensues. The guest list includes Cole, Steve, Shane, Manny, Katie, Jake, Sonny and Roderick. 

    Frequent Flyer #72 "Distractions not Appreciated"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 50:22


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk $99 dollar ticket packages, nobody paying to watch the current roster, the business side being screwed by Fletcher, a legendary Dan rant, Flyers hire McKeown, more!

    Flyerside Chat #68 Legitimate Barber Shop"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 58:45


    Shane and Dan return to talk Shane ending a marriage, a new barber shop in town, a follow up to the end of last week's episode, Tom Arnold reunites with Roseanne, Shane and Dan's tag team name, Amish baseball, more!

    Frequent Flyer #71 "The Medium is the Message"

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 4, 2022 67:20


    Mike, Manny and Dan return for the season 5 premiere to talk pizza in the WFC, RFA signings, Torts and his impact on the roster, re-signing Sanheim, The Flyers aren't tanking, no direction, Flyers vs Canadiens offseason, fans being negative, more!

    Flyers A.D. #94 "Don't Have That Luxury"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2022 82:36


    Anthony and Dan return to talk James Van Riemsdyk and his place on the team, Nic Deslauriers and blocking prospects, a good bottom six and miserable top six, prospects and their potential, How does Torts deploy the vets, more!

    Flyerside Chat #67 "Cross the Moat"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 89:12


    Shane and Dan return to talk children on leashes, dream Flyers defense pairs, ranking popular TV shows, Roseanne story heats up, elbow pasta, Shane plays for the Savannah Bananas, docking, more!

    Flyers A.D. #93 "Provorov vs Sanheim"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 53:53


    Anthony and Dan return to talk anticipation for the season, the lackluster forward group, pros and cons of re-signing Sanheim, what that means for Provorov, Flyers hire Ian McKeown, more!

    Flyerside Chat #66 "Do Santa Time Travel?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 60:15


    Shane and Dan return to talk Shane's housewarming, new merch, favorite goalie equipment, restaurants changing hands, does Santa have time traveling abilities, songs that get stuck in your head, Rosanne heats up, more!

    Brotherly Pod #155 "Change Banks"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2022 57:15


    Nick and Dan return to talk Nick's overview of the offseason, losing interest as a fan, corporate-run teams, Did Chuck Fletcher actually try? Nick loses his mind, ignoring center depth, reverse retro jerseys, more!

    Brotherly Pod #154 "0-16-2"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2022 67:31


    Dan returns with Noah to talk the overview of the offseason, Tony Deangelo, mixed messages from the front office, plus-minus, Bedard sweepstakes, no confidence in future roster moves, building from within, 2022-23 schedule, more!

    Flyerside Chat #65 "Dan the Flyera Fan's Fried Chicken Cheeseburger Emporium"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 64:37


    Shane and Dan return to talk a new restaurant ideas, fanny packs, bucket list sports stadiums, go-to dishes on cooking shows, Shane goes to top golf, more!

    Flyers A.D. #92 "Opening a Path"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2022 78:09


    Anthony and Dan return to talk Fletcher's track record in Philly, how much of an effect will Tortorella have? The team living and dying by the defense, the lackluster forward group, why is Konecny still here, which kids make the roster, Felix Sandstrom, more!

    Flyerside Chat #64 "Soft Right Angles"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2022 58:28


    Shane and Dan return to recap the best ofs, Area 51, storylines in movies, how we met, what we've learned from previous podcasting experience, Flyers offseason, ticket sales, more!

    Frequent Flyer #70 "Comfortably Numb"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2022 65:32


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk Nic Deslauriers memorabilia, what to expect from Couturier, who is the scapegoat player next season, does anything else happens this summer, Gaudreau in Columbus, Hextall's drafting in PIT, Roger Waters covers Chuck Fletcher, more!

    Best of Flyerside Chat Season 4 pt. 4

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 72:59


    Shane and Dan are back with the best moments, funniest stories, and unheard bloopers from season four of Flyerside Chat

    Best of Flyerside Chat Season 4 pt. 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 65:58


    Shane and Dan are back with the best moments, funniest stories, and unheard bloopers from season four of Flyerside Chat

    Frequent Flyer #69 "People Like Us"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 31, 2022 51:01


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk Chuck Fletcher in Philly vs Minnesota, when does Comcast step in? Deslauriers' NMC, Flyers billboard, more!

    Best of Flyerside Chat Season 4 pt. 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2022 66:42


    Shane and Dan are back with the best moments, funniest stories, and unheard bloopers from season four of Flyerside Chat

    Best of Flyerside Chat Season 4 pt. 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 55:34


    Shane and Dan are back with the best moments, funniest stories, and unheard bloopers from season four of Flyerside Chat

    Frequent Flyer #68 "Witch Trials"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 24, 2022 57:23


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk marginalized theme nights at Flyers games, Fedotov and Russian players, what does "Stabilizing season" mean, are there teams worse than the Flyers? Jay O'Brien, Marody, Tuomaala and other prospects, Flyers cap situation for 2023, secondary teams, more!

    Frequent Flyer #67 "Chuck + Horse"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 44:12


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk Danny Briere's current role, Chuck overpaying for players, His post-free agency press conference, Flyers being the laughing stock of the national media, do they re-sign Sanheim, more!

    Brotherly Pod #150 "The "What If" Factor"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 33:54


    Dan flies solo to talk Chuck Fletcher and final thoughts on the offseason, Johnny Gaudreau, Zack MacEwen's arbitration, redundancy in the lineup, where in the world is Dave Scott? Matthew Tkachuk trade, the front office lying to the fans, more!

    Flyerside Chat #63 "So Long, Hot Jenny"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 71:00


    Shane and Dan return to talk Shane's moving, a seat in the shower, least favorite classes in school recurring nightmares and irrational fears, Jonh Kruk and the Phillies commentary team,  favorite moments from season four, more!

    Frequent Flyer #66 "Rotten to the Core"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 17, 2022 60:09


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk the Flyers' offseason, lack of direction, firing Fletcher, missing Gaudreau and hurting the business, Is Torts a difference maker? will the team stay healthy? how long does Fletcher have left, more!

    Flyers A.D. #91 "Running It Back"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 67:01


    Anthony and Dan return to recap the Flyers' offseason, team struggles from a business perspective, positives and negatives of the roster, the defensive depth, Johnny Gaudreau, prospects panning out, assistant coaches, what should've happened this summer, more!

    Sisterly Pod #26 "Eating Tomatoes"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 69:03


    Katie, Grace and Phyllis return to talk the Flyers' offseason, tony deangelo, buying out Lindblom, free agency missing out on Gaudreau, answering fan questions, are we still fans? more!

    Brotherly Pod #149 "Like a Pinata"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2022 26:56


    Dan returns to recap day one of free agency, Flyers out on Gaudreau, FIRE CHUCK FLETCHER, next season outlook, more!

    Flyers A.D. #90 "No Man's Land"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 11, 2022 84:43


    Anthony and Dan return to recap the NHL draft, Flyers vs cap space, Danny Briere as GM, to or to not add Johnny Gaudreau, Dylan Strome, prospect development, free agency predictions, more!

    Frequent Flyer #65 "The Titanic"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 11, 2022 67:28


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk the DeAngelo trade, do the Flyers have a plan, signing Gaudreau, free agency predictions, clearing cap, ditching JVR, more!

    Brotherly Pod #148 "Turd in the Punch Bowl"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 22:09


    Dan flies solo to talk the tony deangelo trade, what it means for Ryan Ellis, the supposed "aggressive retool", JVR still being on the roster, missing out on DeBrincat, more!

    Brotherly Pod #147 "Cutter"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 62:01


    Noah and Dan return to recap the first round of the draft, Shane Wright falling, GM of the year award, the Flyers making moves on day two, Alex DeBrincat to the Sens, more!

    Flyers A.D. #89 "Transition Year"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2022 63:25


    Anthony and Dan return to talk the DeBrincat rumors, keeping the fifth pick, adding quantity vs quality, fixing center depth, Wade Allison's future, addressing the defense, Torts and BRAD SHAW, more!

    Frequent Flyer #64 "Slash His Tires"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 4, 2022 47:31


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk JVR under Torts, the disappearance of Ryan Ellis, Shea Weber's offer sheet and what could've been, RFA's and offer sheets, more Torts thoughts, more!

    Flyers A.D. #88 "Be Creative"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 62:19


    Anthony and Dan return to talk Ivan Fedotov, Ryan Ellis, moving on from JVR, adding multiple right-handed defenseman, under the radar player additions, Wade Allison is a star, more!

    Frequent Flyer #63 "Endless Pain and Suffering"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 48:28


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk rebuilding vs retooling, adding young talent via trade, do fans actually want a rebuild, looking at Hextall's failed process and why his mistakes are hurting the Flyers today, more!

    Flyerside Chat #62 "The Ballad of L.A. Gaper and a Man Called Cupcake"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 61:04


    Shane and Dan return to talk Flyers twitter being dumb, our favorite sports rivalries, the new FC uniforms, Shane's health, pancakes or waffles, urban dictionary, HHOF inductees, more!

    Frequent Flyer #62 "Put The Work In"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 26, 2022 42:49


    Mike, Manny and Dan return to talk more Torts thoughts, which players succeed/fail under him, possible offseason moves that would make you turn in your fan card, Flyers and their handling of pride month, season tickets, more!

    Sisterly Pod #25 "Poetry Hour"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 61:09


    Katie and Phyllis return to talk the Tortorella hiring, live commentary for game four, Dan reads Kenny Chesney lyrics, NAK winning a Cup, hopes for the offseason, more!

    Brotherly Pod #146 "Anthony SanFilippo Interview"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 62:13


    Anthony and Dan return with guest Anthony SanFilippo to talk hiring Torts, Alex DeBrincat vs Johnny Gaudreau, Ryan Ellis' future, dealing JVR and buying out Lindblom, what to do with the fifth overall pick, potential assistant coaches, more!

    Flyerside Chat #61 "Borat"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 69:49


    Shane and Dan return to talk their new uniforms, rant on star ratings, answering your texts, Agent S and Roseanne Barr, self titled memoirs, partying too hard, more!

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