The 2012 season was dismal to say the least for the Philadelphia Flyers organization. Flyers chairman Ed Snider was be more than willing to admit that. But on Tuesday, the organization introduced three players that they feel will seal the holes exposed during the lockout shortened season. A large press conference was held for the introduction of center Vincent Lecavalier, defenseman Mark Streit, and goalie Ray Emery.
The team could not be happier with their additions. ”I think with the three guys that are sitting here at this table, I’m as excited as I’ve been in many, many years, that we kept our nucleus intact- we kept all of our young players, we kept all our draft picks” Snider said, “I’m really, really excited about this season coming up, and I expect big things, quite frankly.”
As he should. Philadelphia arguably signed the best defenseman, goalie, and forward available on the free agent market.
Streit signed a four year, $21 million contract in June with the tea