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Tony DeAngelo is Thriving on the Top D-Pair for the Philadelphia Flyers

The hometown native, Tony DeAngelo, is widely regarded as a one-way, offensive defenseman in the National Hockey League. DeAngelo, a former first-round pick of the Tampa Bay Lightning, signed a two-year deal, worth $10,000,000, with Philadelphia this offseason. One person you can depend on to spark the offense is DeAngelo. With a goal and five assists through the first seven games of the season, DeAngelo is once again among the team leaders in points. The 27-year-old controls the Flyers' top power play unit and is a member of their first defensive pairing alongside Ivan Provorov.   DeAngelo, a native of Philadelphia, doesn't hesitate to fire the puck. The right-handed defensemen has a 15.4 shooting percentage and a 44% shots to net percentage. DeAngelo is a player that has contributed to the Flyers' strong start, scoring in 80% of their victories.   Unlike in previous seasons, the defensive game hasn't been a major worry thus far this season. DeAngelo receives playin

Cam York Shows Positive Signs with Lehigh Valley

Cam York is described as a puck-moving defenseman, he makes strong passes and has an eye for offense. But ever since turning to the pro level, the d-man has yet to find his footing playing against tougher competition. York is currently in his third pro season. The Flyers' top pick made his NHL debut during the 2020-21 season, after concluding his final season with the University of Michigan. Furthermore, the 2021-22 season was York's first full-season splitting time with in the AHL and NHL. Within both levels the d-man played in over 60 games, recording just five goals and ten assists. The lack in scoring from an offensive defensemen showed that York wasn't necessarily comfortable in his transition to the pro level. As of this season, it looks as if York has found his groove playing for the Phantoms in the AHL. The California native, has so far suited up in 14 games and has scored three goals and seven assists. The d-man plays a trustworthy style of game, he is accurate wit