Found August 09, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
The Flyers now have all of their restricted free agents under contract with yesterday's completion of a two-year deal with Marc-Andre Bourdon. The Bourdon deal is a good one for both sides, but especially for the Flyers. The new contract pays Bourdon $612,500 per season. Some have said the the new deal represents a paycut for Bourdon but that's not true. It's a lower cap hit and a lower NHL ba...

Flyers sign defenseman Bourdon

The Flyers re-signed defenseman Marc-Andre Bourdon to a multi-year contract extension on Wednesday, and agreed with center Scott Laughton on an entry-level contract. The news comes a day after Philadelphia's defense took another hit, when Andrej Meszaros underwent surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon. Meszaros is out indefinitely. Bourdon, 22, was selected by the Flyers...

Flyers Sign Bourdon, First Pick

A day after the news of Andrej Meszaros being out indefinitely, the Flyers made a small splash today. The Flyers have announced today, the signings of defenseman Marc-Andre Bourdon, and the 2012 first round pick Scott Laughton. Bourdon was signed to a multi-year contract, while Laughton was signed to an entry level contract.  Bourdon will likely see some time in the NHL this season...

Philadelphia Flyers Sign Marc-Andre Bourdon, Scott Laughton to Contracts

Photo Courtesy of Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have re-signed defenseman Marc-Andre Bourdon to a multi-year contract extension and have signed center Scott Laughton to an entry-level contract, according to General Manager Paul Holmgren. Bourdon, 22 (9-17-89), was selected by the Flyers in the third round (67th overall) of the 2008...

Flyers D Meszaros out with Achilles injury

Flyers defenseman Andrej Meszaros has undergone surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon and is out indefinitely. Meszaros was injured last week during summer training in Slovakia, and had surgery in Philadelphia on Tuesday, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said in a statement. Meszaros missed 20 games last season and the first 10 of Philadelphia's 11 postseason games....

Scott Hartnell Sounds Off on NHL Owners, Claims They Pulled a "180"

Philadelphia Flyers player representative Scott Hartnell went to the media after the latest round of CBA negotiations to vent his frustrations as Tim Panaccio of CSN Philadelphia has the scoop. Having already attended six meetings thus far in the offseason, Hartnell believes the owners made out pretty well for themselves during the 04-05 lockout and have now pulled a "180."...

The Philadelphia Flyers Have Had A Bad Summer

The offseason is an import time for all. It can be a time for teams to regroup after a disappointing season, or a time when a team tries to keep a gelled team together and intact for a another run at a Stanley Cup. It is hard to say who the winners are due to the various ways you can look at the summer’s results. A few candidates could be the Los Angeles Kings have kept a Stanley...

Flyers Odds and Ends – Meszaros Injured, Signings and Doan to NYR?

It has not been a kind offseason for the Philadelphia Flyers. After offering upwards of $350 million in new contracts to marquee free agents, all of their offers have been rebuffed… Or matched. Now, to add injury to insult, the Flyers will have to scramble to fill another hole. Flyers defenseman Andrej Meszaros tore his Achilles’ tendon last week while training in his native...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Meszaros Injury Impact Isn't Pretty

Last season, there were high expectations on Andrej Meszaros to build upon his Barry Ashbee Trophy winning 2010-11 season. As it turned out, Meszaros got off to a slow start in the first two months of the season. He was coming off wrist surgery over the summer and it took awhile to bounce back into form. Starting in December, however, Meszaros started to hit his stride again....
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