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The Flyers’ playoff t-shirts would make Mac Miller proud

Apr 11, 2012, 1:31 PM EST

Almost every team has their post-game victory song and the Flyers are using theirs as inspiration for the team’s playoff t-shirt.

Frank Seravalli of Philadelphia Daily News gets the scoop on what the team is wearing and how it ties into their victory song, “Knock Knock” by Mac Miller.

Aside from the standard, team-issue gear, the Flyers are wearing new playoff t-shirts under their equipment, one that pays homage to their post-game victory song.

The back of the shirt, as pictured, says “16 Knock Knock’s” in honor of Mac Miller’s song “Knock Knock,” which the Flyers made famous through HBO’s “24/7” documentary.

All right so this song isn’t quite as catchy as the one the Flyers used during their 2010 run through the playoffs, Michael Jackson’s “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough”, but it’s tough to be more ear worm-worthy than MJ. Their shirts for these playoffs also have a Jaromir Jagr quote on the sleeve to give it that veteran touch. At least Mac Miller can say he and Jagr have something in common. If you haven’t heard “Knock Knock” before, get a taste of it here.

At the very least, we’ll take Mac Miller over what the Capitals used during their run on 24/7 when they used DJ Pauly D’s “Beat Dat Beat” to celebrate wins. Hey, the less Jersey Shore hanging around the playoffs, the better.

(Photo credit: Frank Seravalli)

  1. hockeyflow33 - Apr 11, 2012 at 1:34 PM

    They need 16 but will only get 2

    • garryjercia - Apr 22, 2012 at 5:35 PM

      Yeah, how’s that workin out for ya Pittsburgh ?

      • hockeyflow33 - Apr 22, 2012 at 8:46 PM

        Haha I’m from Boston so I didn’t care who won

  2. sicklife1 - Apr 11, 2012 at 1:41 PM

    Isn’t Mac Miller from Pittsburgh??

    • drunkbro - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:16 PM

      as a flyer fan i never understood that.. oh well

    • crosberries - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:29 PM

      Mac miller is from Pittsburgh and hates philthy

  3. govtminion - Apr 11, 2012 at 1:44 PM

    Hmmm… doesn’t quite have the panache of “Mission: 16W” from 2001’s Avalanche squad.

  4. toegoat - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:08 PM

    Kinda ironic, being that Mac is from pgh.

  5. obamablowz - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:15 PM

    As a Flyers fan……THIS IS EMBARRASSING!!!! What a stupid song

  6. toegoat - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:22 PM

    I agree, song sucks.

  7. icelovinbrotha215 - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:24 PM

    The song is lame yet catchy because of it’s association to the Flyers. Overall, he makes pointless music.

  8. num1eaglesfanyo - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:40 PM

    And your name ^ is gay guess we all can’t win

    • crosberries - Apr 11, 2012 at 4:44 PM

      Your throwing stones from a glass house. Yours is worse yo haha

  9. GenoPringles - Apr 11, 2012 at 2:43 PM

    Cum1eaglefan, all u talk about is guys being gay, don’t be afraid to come out of the closet… Soupcan CC 4L…Franchise in 5

  10. GenoPringles - Apr 11, 2012 at 3:06 PM

    Soupcan wouldn’t even use this shirt to clean the sweat from his holy loins….only the finest fabrics can touch his god like body

    • back2backbees - Apr 11, 2012 at 3:23 PM

      and you have the nuts to call someone else gay….?

  11. guinsrule - Apr 11, 2012 at 3:56 PM

    Like most hip hop songs, the hook-the part that makes the song catchy- is ripped off an old pop song, from the sixties I believe. Anybody know the name of the original song? I can’t place it.

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