Found September 10, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
Prior to the start of free agency in July, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren dropped a broad hint that the team intended to re-sign impending UFA goaltender Michael Leighton to be the backup goaltender. The team signed Leighton to a one-year, $900,000 contract. Leighton's price tag represented an $850,000 cost saving versus Sergei Bobrovsky's salary and also came in $600,000 less thousand l...

Would a lockout-shortened season benefit the Flyers?

First off, I’ll say this: I do not enjoy CBA negotiations. I don’t like anything about them. They’re boring, they’re depressing, and there’s not much to write about unless you sit in on the meetings. However, I do love the Flyers and hockey, so I have quite a bit of interest (to a degree) in the negotiations between the NHL and NHLPA. Now, the last time we had a lockout...
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