Found August 01, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
This isn't exactly late-breaking news, but if you missed it, Expressen's Jonatan Lindquist reported that Ilya Bryzgalov's going to be working out with Farjestads BK (located in Karlstad, Sweden) during their training camp, but at present, it apepars like nothing more than Bryzgalov simply finding a professional team to train with as he prepares for the upcoming season and attempting to find NHL employment. Most of the KHL's teams are areadly beginning preseason play today, so it's unlikely that Bryzgalov is heading to the KHL at this point (the Admiral Vladivostok are holding the door open for him, but haven't made him a contract offer, per Dmitry Chesnokov)... And as SI's Allan Muir notes, Bryzgalov apparently got in touch with FBK's goalie coach, Erik Granqvist, and had some chats with Granqvist over Skype to explain his interest in working with FBK. As Muir notes, Farjestads has a full complement of goalies, so it's unlikely that he'll ...

Putting On The Foil with @jsaquella: Can The Flyers Trade Andrej Meszaros?

Editors’ Note: Noted Philadelphia Flyers fan John Saquella is going beyond 140 characters. The man most of you probably know from social media as @jsaquella will bring you his wide-ranging opinion and commentary on the Orange and Black in his column Putting On The Foil. By John Saquella (@jsaquella) Getty Images The Flyers have too many defensemen. Looking at Capgeek, they have...

Matt Karash: Which is more ridiculous? The Flyers/Paul Holmgren situation

I am usually not a pot stirrer, but in the depths of the dog days of the hockey summer and armed with legitimate ammunition, let me ask this: Which is most ridiculous? --That the Flyers committed to spend $28M for player NOT to play for them in the future when they bought out Danny Briere and Ilya Bryzgalov? But don’t worry the Bryzgalov buyout is spread over 14 years which...

Report: Nikolai Zherdev Gets in Bar Fight Before Crashing $300,000 Bentley In Worst Week Ever

Things will only get better for Nikolai Zherdev — if he can make it through the week from hell, that is. The former NHL winger is going through some rough times, to say the least, as Yahoo! Sports’ Puck Daddy recently uncovered. In Russia this week, Zherdev was involved in a “physical altercation at the Barvikha Luxury Village hotel” — also known as a “bar fight” here...

Kurtis Foster signs with Medvescak of KHL

By David Strehle (@David_Strehle) After playing one season with the Philadelphia Flyers, veteran NHL defenseman Kurtis Foster has signed with Medvescak Zagreb of the KHL. The 31-year-old had been inked to a one-year contract by the Flyers just prior to the lockout-delayed 2012/13 campaign, when GM Paul Holmgren was left scrambling to put together a competent blue line following unsuccessful...

Richard Cloutier: Trade Wars III: Yost vs. Cloutier, Blog 14

We’re in the home stretch of Trade Wars. Travis Yost and I have 11 completed deals, not counting my reaction to his three latest offers. So let’s start there…I’ll give a big list of all completed deals after I figure out which deals of Yost’s I like, and which I don’t. Here goes: 1) The Philadelphia Flyers offer F Brayden Schenn and D Bruno Gervais...
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