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As expected, Claude Giroux will play in tonight’s preseason game against the New Jersey Devils. Giroux has been sidelined following surgery after a golf club shattered and cut open his right index finger. After surgery and rehab, he has returned to practice for the Flyers, and apparently feels he’s ready for the next step. I personally don’t have any fear of Giroux rushing back from the injury. If it were in the regular season, he may have been anxious and been hasty – but this is the preseason. He knows as well as anyone else that he needs to wait until he is 100% healthy. Our captain is back, folks.
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