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During yesterday's Philadelphia Flyers/Dallas Stars NHL affair, Flyers head coach Peter Laviolette decided that common courtesy wasn't needed as he shoved Dallas Stars player Steve Ott who was waiting for his teammates to go into the tunnel:
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Philadelphia Flyers coach Peter Laviolette shoved Dallas Stars agitator Steve Ott in the back as the teams headed to the locker room during the first intermission on Wednesday.
Ott was waiting for the rest of his teammates to exit before having a few choice words for Laviolette.
The Flyers' coach dismissed Ott and continued to the locker room.
Claude Giroux collected a goal...
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Philadelphia Flyers leading scorer Claude Giroux will be a game-time decision for Wednesday's matchup with the Dallas Stars.
Giroux suffered a concussion when he was hit in the head by the knee of teammate Wayne Simmonds during a Dec. 10 game against Tampa Bay.
He has missed the past four games because of post-concussion symptoms.
The 23-year-old has 16 goals and 23 assists...
Claude Giroux collected a goal and three assists in his return from a four-game absence due to concussion-like symptoms as the Philadelphia Flyers maintained their mastery of the Dallas Stars with a 4-1 road triumph on Wednesday.
With his third four-point game of the season, Giroux regained sole possession of the NHL's points lead after scoring 8 1/2 minutes into the first period...
During Saturday afternoon’s debacle against the Boston Bruins, Claude Giroux was dressed in a button down shirt and tie, watching the spectacle from the press box.
According to Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren, that is the same day “Giroux was cleared to resume all activity.”
Since Saturday, Giroux has traveled with the team out west and participated [...]
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DALLAS - Claude Giroux had a goal and three assists in his return from a four-game absence due to a concussion...
Claude Giroux had a goal and three assists in his return from a four-game absence due to a concussion and the surging Philadelphia Flyers beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 Wednesday night.
Philadelphia Flyers (20-8-4, 44 pts) @ Dallas Stars (19-12-1, 39 pts)
6:30 PM CT, December 21, 2011
American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas
The Stars face the other half of the Winter Classic teams tonight as the Philadelphia Flyers come into town in a matchup of division leaders. The Flyers are first place in the tough Atlantic Division, ahead of the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh...
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Most teams would be happy coming away with a point after scoring a late goal to force extra time. The Philadelphia Flyers, though, see it as a missed opportunity.
After losing once in a three-week span, Philadelphia is now trying to avoid a season-high third straight defeat when it continues a five-game road trip Wednesday night against the Dallas Stars in a matchup of division...