Found June 18, 2012 on Philly Sports Live:
About this time last year, Jaromir Jagr was rocking the hockey world with the news that he planned to return to the NHL after playing in Russia since 2008. When he did, after a protracted back-and-forth that had people on Twitter calling it #JagrWatch, he signed with the Philadelphia Flyers instead of the team he memorably won two Stanley Cups with, the cross-state rival Pittsburgh Penguins. Still, he turned in a pretty good season for a man of 40, putting up 19 goals and 35 assists in 73 games. He was also along for the ride as the Flyers played a tumultuous playoff series against the Penguins and fell to the New Jersey Devils in the conference semifinals. But now, it looks like he won’t be suiting up in orange next season at all. Just two weeks after Jagr’s agent said that he and his client were trying to hammer out a new deal with Philly before the draft this Friday, the tone of things has changed and reportedly Jagr is going to try out the free agent market. It is still entirely...

Jaromir Jagr an Intriguing Option in Free Agency, But Doesn't Appear to Be Right Fit for Bruins

Jaromir Jagr enjoyed his first season in Philadelphia, but not enough to prevent him from checking out what other opportunities may be available to him next year. Jagr appears set to test the free agent market on July 1, as was first reported by TSN's Darren Dreger on Monday. Despite his age, the 40-year-old veteran will attract plenty of interest with precious few proven scorers...

Jagr To Test Free Agent Waters

About a week ago there were several reports that Jaromir Jagr and his agent were very close to a deal with Philadelphia. The Flyers front office and Jagr were working out some details on a possible return to the Flyers. Today, various reports state that Jagr will test free agency. TSN's Darren Dreger as well as several other Flyers beat writers reported that the veteran forward...

Report- Jagr Will Test The Market

via Darren Dreger tweet, Jaromir Jagr enjoyed Phildadelphia, but plans on testing free agency. Also plans to change training to shed some lbs and get faster. Jagr made $3.3M with the Flyers last year.

Red Wings near the front of the line for Jagr?

With Jaromir Jagr set to become a free agent on July 1st, it’s still anticipated that he will end up re-signing with the Philadelphia Flyers. However if he doesn’t, the market for Jagr despite his age should still be pretty good… but could the Red Wings be at the front of the line for his services? A year removed from the pursuit of Jagr last season,’s Ansar...

Red Wings morning quickies: on Jagr and the draft

The Red Wings’ unsuccessful courtship of one Jaromir Jagr definitely turned me off regarding the massive ego and mercurial tendencies of a player who’s turned into something of a diva—even at 40 years of age—but just in case Jagr tests the free agent market and decides to, say, not stay with Philadelphia, or decides not to fulfill a stated dream of playing for the Montreal...

Is Jaromir Jagr Back on Detroit Red Wings’ Radar?

Detroit Red Wings fans spent a huge chunk of last offseason waiting on free-agent forward Jaromir Jagr to pick a new team. Continue reading →

Where The Flyers Stand Before The Draft

from Frank Seravalli of Frequent Flyers, At the beginning of one of the most crucial weeks of the offseason, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren held a press conference on Monday to discuss the team’s draft and free agency plans. Here’s a few quick hits from Monday’s press conference: —Holmgren laughed and said he “knew nothing” when asked about a rumor circulating...

Why Signing Jaromir Jagr Is A Terrible Idea

So if you haven't read Matt Kalman's post over at yet, do so before venturing on. A lot of what I'm going to say is going to be a reflection of that piece. Now, don't get this misconstrued in any way. Days of Y'Orr loves Kalman. We love his snarky attitude on Twitter and we think he's a damn good writer, but we don't agree that Jagr would...

Rob Zombie To Write, Direct, and Produce Feature Length Film on Broad Street Bullies

We are not making this up. According to an article on Rob Zombie will write, direct and produce Broad Street Bullies, a film about the Philadelphia Flyers hockey team that evolved from a cellar-dwelling expansion team into a team that racked up victories and penalty minutes in equal measure during the 1970s. Zombie, known for his head-banging music before transitioning...

With 11 Days Left Until Kenny’s 30 Critical Days of Summer: We’re Digging

Helene St. James’ amazing powers of deduction and her ability to text and tweet simultaneously without breaking nails has brought us this late-breaking, but completely unsubstantiated, ditty. <a href="" title="Helen's Unsourced Non-Attributed Quoteless "Story" About Jagr">...
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