Originally written on Fox - The Hockey Guy  |  Last updated 10/21/14
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 hit on Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov. That sanction surprised Schenn. "It seemed what it was called – no penalty on the play," he told CSN Philadelphia. Then came news that power forward Scott Hartnell will be shelved indefinitely with a foot injury suffered when teammate Kimmo Timonen blasted him with a point shot.“We will know more on this within a day or two as we await results of tests,” general manager Paul Holmgren said in a statement.Briere could return on the weekend and move onto the top line with center Claude Giroux. The Flyers may opt to keep rookie forward Scott Laughton pa...
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