The Philadelphia Flyers: The New Miracle on Ice

May 28th, 2010 by Favre Footlongs Leave a reply »

There are not many times when a true underdog goes on to win a championship.  

I'm not just talking about the lower seeded team winning it all in the finals, but a team that nobody thought had a legitimate shot to do so.

We've seen upsets, but the last miracle team that could even come close is probably the 2005 Pittsburgh Steelers since they were the first No. Six seed to win three away games before winning the Super Bowl.

 The NCAA Championship this year could have provided one, but like so often we see that the miracle finish just didn't happen.

The Philadelphia Flyers have a shot to be the miracle team.

Philadelphia had ups and downs all season.  

They signed Ray Emery to be their man between the posts and at the beginning of March he was gone due ...

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