Philadelphia Flyers

50 years of Flyers history archived inside arena

Ed Snider created a Philadelphia Flyers franchise stocked with so many great moments, all it takes is a simple crane of the neck toward the banners hanging from the rafters to rekindle 50 years of memories.

Banners celebrate division titles (remember the Patrick Division?), conference championships and numbers of retired greats. Bernie Parent. Mark Howe. Bobby Clarke. All among the Flyers immortalized with one of sport's highest honors.

Two banners have been raised for each of the Flyers' Stanley Cup championships.

Walk around the Wells Fargo Center and see concourses stuffed with history; every hat — and even a bra or two — tossed on the ice for a hat...