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Andrej Meszaros is aiming to making a quicker return from achilles tendon surgery than many have predicted. Although the Slovakian defenseman suffered a complete tear -- which would suggest that he's likely to miss most or all of the regular season (no matter when it eventually starts) -- he told the Courier Post the other day that he hopes his recovery time frame is much closer to that of former...
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After an eye-opening performance at his second rookie camp with the Philadelphia Flyers, Nick Cousins has gotten himself into some trouble.
According to a release from the Sault Ste. Marie police, Cousins, along with his Soo Greyhounds teammates Mark Petaccio and Andrew Fritsch have been charged with sexual assault. The three are scheduled to appear in court on October 1st.
According to The Hockey News' 2012-13 regular season predictions, Paul Holmgren's off-season moves aren't going to help or hurt the Flyers.
The website's annual season predictions have the Flyers finishing fifth in the Eastern Conference for the second year in a row. Reasoning for how this was determined is provided below:
Why: The Orange and Black attack is rugged...
Former Flyers defenseman Oskars Bartulis, whose contract was bought out in June, has agreed to a one-year contract with new KHL club HC Donbass Donetsk (Ukraine), according to a Latvian media report.
The contract, which is expect to be signed shortly, is pending a physical. After his release from the Flyers, the Latvian defenseman had been linked in rumors to KHL club Dinamo...
According to Finnish news site YLI.fi, Flyers power forward Scott Hartnell has had a discussion with KalPa Kuopio general manager Kimmo Kapanen (Sami's brother) about playing for the SM-liiga team in the event of an NHL lockout.
Kapanen also indicated that Kimmo Timonen is unlikely to play for KalPa during a lockout due the offseason back surgery he underwent. Timonen can...