Found January 23, 2013 on
NHLTags: Anton VolchenkovBrayden SchennScott HartnellThe Philadelphia Flyers, following an 0-3 start to the 2013 NHL season, received two more pieces of unfortunate news in advance of Thursday’s tilt with the New York Rangers- Brayden Schenn has been suspended for one game while Scott Hartnell is out indefinitely with a left foot injury.
Per Brendan Shanahan,
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The NHL has suspended Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn one game for charging New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov.
Schenn will miss Thursday's game against the New York Rangers at the Wells Fargo Center. Schenn will forfeit $4,702.70.
The hit occurred in the second period of New Jersey's 3-0 win over the Flyers on Tuesday in Newark, N.J. No penalty was...
Brendan Shanahan explains...
Philadelphia Flyers forward Scott Hartnell is expected to miss four to eight weeks because of a broken left foot.
Hartnell, an All-Star last season, was injured by a shot taken by teammate Kimmo Timonen in Tuesday's game against New Jersey. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren made the announcement before Thursday night's game against the New York Rangers.
Scott Hartnell, the Philadelphia Flyers' leading scorer last season, is out indefinitely with an injured left foot, general manager Paul Holmgren said Wednesday. "We will know more on this within a day or two as we await results of tests," Holmgren said in a statement. Hartnell was hit by a shot from teammate Kimmo Timonen in the third period of a 3-0 loss to the...
Philadelphia Flyers center Brayden Schenn will have the first meeting of the NHL season with Brendan Shanahan for this monstrous hit on Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov:
No penalty was called on the play. I don’t think he’ll receive a suspension for this hit, but he may be the first player fined under the rule of the new CBA which states:
“Permissible fines for on-ice infractions...
Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn has been suspended for one game by the NHL for a hit to the head on the New Jersey Devils' Anton Volchenkov during the Flyers' 3-0 loss on Tuesday. The incident occurred midway through the second period, and Schenn was not penalized on the play. Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average...
One of the National Hockey League’s most imposing players will miss up to two months of this abbreviated season.The Philadelphia Flyers got that bad news about power forward Scott Hartnell, who pumped in 37 goals last season playing with Claude Giroux on his team’s top line. Hartnell suffered a broken foot when defenseman Kimmo Timonen accidentally fired a slap shot off his skate...
I can't say that I agree with this suspension at all.
Earlier today, Flyers' forward Brayden Schenn met with Brendan Shanahan about his hit on Anton Volchenkov in the second period of last night's contest. The video, shown below, is Shanahan's description of why it is deserving of a one-game suspension.
Volchenkov spoke with Schenn after the game as well, and told...
Photo via flyers.com
Well, that didn't take long.
The Flyers, who are off to an abysmal 0-3 start to the season, will be awaiting some possible bad news later this afternoon.
Forward Brayden Schenn will be meeting with head NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan today at 1:30 to review a hit on New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov.
The hit, which happened near the midway...
Flyers GM Paul Holmgren confirms that Scott Hartnell has a broken metatarsal in his left foot.
He could miss up to 2 months. Holmgren said they are looking around.
What about Mike Knuble? Won't cost them much and probably has something left in his stick.
We'll have more from Holmgren on CSNPhilly.com:
Brayden Schenn will sit one game for his hit on Anton Volchenkov. Schenn came off the bench and skated right to Volchenkov, let his feet and targeted the head and upper body. No penatly was called on the play.
It’s hard to imagine a worse start for the Philadelphia Flyers.They lost their first three games. Defenseman Chris Proinger remained sidelined with severe post-concussion syndrome. Forward Daniel Briere wasn’t ready to start the season, due to a wrist surgery suffered playing overseas during the lockout.
Forward Brayden Schenn quickly earned a one-game NHL suspension for a questionable...
Thursday was a very strange day for Philadelphia sports. Things started out on the wrong foot, but then quickly turned to the right foot...then went sour again.
The Flyers won their first game of the 2013 season on Thursday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The orange and black defeated their rivals, and team they haven't beaten in their last 8 meetings, the New York Rangers...