The Flyers will have a full regular season schedule this season, which is plenty of time for some veterans (and even some of the younger players) to climb up the annals of Flyers history. Here's a breakdown of some achieveable marks for the orange and black this season:
943 -- the captain is 57 games from becoming the 2nd Flyer in history to play 1000 career games with the team.
273 -- he needs 18 goals to pass Eric Lindros (290) for the 8th most goals in Flyers history. If he scores a lot this season he can even come close to Reggie Leach (306) for 7th place.
273 -- he needs 27 goals to become the 8th Flyer in history with 300+ goals.
46 -- he needs 2 more Game Winning Goals to pass Simon Gagne (47) for the 6th most GWGs in franchise history.
585 -- he needs 3 assists to pass Paul Kariya (587) for the 100th most assists in NHL history. If he reaches his career average he will find himself somewhere in the low-80s in NHL history for assists.
585 -- he needs 15 assists to become the 92nd player in NHL history to reach 600 career assists.
858 -- he needs 26 points to pass Bill Barber (883) for the 2nd most points in Flyers history.
858 -- he needs 42 points to reach 900 career points.
858 -- he is 3 points from passing Dean Prentice (860) for the 135th most points in NHL history. If he reaches his career averages he could crawl up into the mid-110s in the all-time rankings.
81 -- he needs 2 more PPGs to pass Eric Lindros (82) for the 8th most PPG’s in Flyers history and is 11 away from passing Wayne Simmonds (91) for 7th place.
30 -- he has the 18th most shootout goals in NHL history, and needs 3 more to pass Rick Nash (32) for 16th place.
Claude Giroux (327) needs 7 PPPs to pass Bobby Clarke (333) for the most power play points in Flyers history.
692 -- he needs 2 games to pass Simon Gagne (691) for the 12th most games played in Flyers history. If he stays healthy for the entire season he could possibly crack a top 5 spot.
174 -- he is 4 goals away from passing Jake Voracek (177) for the 18th most goals in Flyers history, and if he produces his career average he can find himself in the top 15 in franchise history.
28 -- he is 3 GWGs away from passing Ilkka Sinisalo (30) for the 16th most GWGs in Flyers history.
269 -- he is 4 assists away from passing Simon Gagne (271) for the 18th most assists in Flyers history, and if he produces his career average he can find himself in the top 15 in franchise history.
443 -- he needs 11 points to pass Pelle Eklund (452) for the 17th most points in Flyers history, and if he produces his career average he can find himself in the top 15 in franchise history.
349 -- in the season opener he will become the 57th skater in Flyers history to play 350+ games with the team.
94 -- he is 16 goals away from passing Brayden Schenn (109) for the 36th most goals in Flyers history, and he can find himself in the low-30s if he produces like he is expected.
125-- he is 2 assists from passing Keith Primeau (126) for the 50th most assists in Flyers history, and can crack the top-40 with an average season.
219 --he is 11 points away from passing Mike Knuble (229) for the 41st most points in Flyers history, and can find himself in the mid-30s with a productive season.
James van Riemsdyk
110 -- he is 10 goals from passing Mel Bridgeman (119) for the 31st most goals in Flyers history, and can possible crack the top-25 if he lights the lamp often this year.
229 -- he is 1 point away from passing Mike Knuble (229) for the 41st most points in Flyers history, and can get into the low-30s if he is healthy and produces.
30 -- he is 5 PPGs away from becoming the 27th Flyer in history with 35+ PPGs.
38 -- he needs 14 more goals to pass Dave Schultz (51) for the most career goals by a fifth-round pick in Flyers history
124 -- he is 26 games away from 150 games played with the Flyers.
74 -- he is 26 points away from 100 points as a Flyer
374 -- he is 26 games away from 400 career games. He’ll likely be the 49th Flyer to reach that amount of games played (depending on his health and Ivan Provorov's)
125 -- he is 25 points away from 150 career points. He’ll be the 68th Flyer to reach 150+ points with the team.
255 -- he is 45 games away from 300 career games played. He’ll likely be the 75th Flyer to reach that mark.
922 -- he is 43 games from breaking the NHL Iron Man record (most consecutive games played), which was set by Doug Jarvis (964 games).
371 -- he is 6 games away from passing Terry Carkner (376) for the 50th most games played in Flyers history.
5 -- he needs one more 3+ point game to tie Tom Bladon and Joni Pitkanen (6) for the most 3+ point games by a defenseman before age 25 in Flyers history.
371 -- he is 18th all-time in games played by a Flyers defensemen. If he continues his Iron Man Streak he can get up to 13th place.
50 -- he is 7th all-time in goals by a Flyers defenseman. If he lights the lamp 18 times he will reach 3rd place.
109 -- he is 18th all-time in assists by a Flyers defenseman. He can potentially get up to 11th place if he earns enough apples.
159 -- he is 16th all-time in points by a Flyers defenseman. If he ties his career high he can slot himself into 6th place.
101 -- he is 7 games away from passing Ken Wregget (107) for the 17th most Games Played by a Goalie in Flyers history. He can potentially reach Pelle Lindbergh (157) for 10th place.
49 -- he is 1 win away from becoming the 18th goalie in Flyers history with 50+ wins.
49 -- he is 4 wins away from passing John Vanbiesbrouck and Ilya Bryzgalov (52) for the 16th most wins by a goalie in Flyers history. If he reverts back to his old self he could potentially pass Doug Favell (77) for 9th place.