Originally posted on The Hockey Guys  |  Last updated 11/5/13
Editors’ Note: Noted Philadelphia Flyers fan John Saquella is going beyond 140 characters. The man most of you probably know from social media as @jsaquella will bring you his wide-ranging opinion and commentary on the Orange and Black in his column Putting On The Foil. Photo by Getty Images The Flyers had a strange weekend, full of good, bad and ugly. The good was getting a 1-0 shutout win over the New Jersey Devils Saturday night in Newark. The Flyers turned in a workman like performance, limited the Devils to 14 shots and got a strong performance from goalie Ray Emery. Defenseman Hal Gill made his Flyers debut and played solidly. The bad was injuries to newly acquired winger Steve Downie. Downie suffered a concussion after fighting with Washington forward Aaron Volpatti during the Flyers 7-0 loss on Friday night. Downie seemed to feel that Read had been slew footed, and took a heavy blow, and immediately realized he was in trouble. A report, denied by GM Paul Homlgren, stated tha...
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