Found August 25, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
Condolences go out to Flyers forward Eric Wellwood and brother Kyle on the loss of their 91-year-old grandfather, Harold. The Windsor Star reports that Mr. Wellwood passed away on Thursday. According to the Windsor Star's eloquently written obituary by Mary Caton, Mr. Wellwood was the type of grandfather that everyone would love to have. Both Wellwood brothers, but especially the elder Kyle,...

Flyers Prospect Nick Cousins Charged with Sexual Assault

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. After...

Flyers sign Scott Hartnell, Wayne Simmonds to extensions

Written by: Matthew Blunk Amidst the uncertainty of this NHL offseason, with murmurs of a potential lockout to come, the Philadelphia Flyers have signed two more players to long-term deals. Philadelphia signed forward Wayne Simmonds to a 6-year, near $24 million extension on Aug. 16. On Monday, the Flyers agreed to extend forward Scott Hartnell with a 6-year, $28.5 million deal...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Bartulis to KHL, Cousins charged, Today in Flyer history

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...

LiL Louie C: Where is he now?

It wasn’t to long ago that the Philadelphia Flyers wen Knock Knocking in the Playoffs. The year we all thought was tgoing to bring another rush to Broad Street, fell short. But the memory we can bring back was the Flyers “Knock Knock” Anthem, by young Philadelphia Artist Lil Louie C. Louis Castelli teamed up with many to help produce what became an instant viral sensation...
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