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Just like that -- once again -- Jaromir Jagr's future appears to include the Philadelphia Flyers. According to CSNPhilly.com's Tim Panaccio, Jagr reportedly wants to re-sign with the Flyers after all. And soon. Jagr's agent, Petr Svoboda, informed CSNPhilly.com on Wednesday of his client's feelings, and the two sides are working to hammer out another one-year deal. "I've talked to Jaromir and I have talked to (GM) Paul (Holmgren) and we hope to get something done before the draft," Svoboda said. "Something done" would conceivably involve an agreement in principle -- considering the rules re: "tagging" outlined by Pierre LeBrun below. Jagr is expected to command an annual salary near the $3.3-million figure he earned in 2011-12.Pierre LeBrun"Because of "tagging" space issues on the cap -- CBA lingo for having the maximum allowable under the cap for next season -- the Flyers wouldn't be able to sign Jagr at the momen...
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During the Philadelphia Flyers‘ final meeting with the media after second round elimination at the hands of the New Jersey Devils, Jaromir Jagr knew he wanted to play hockey next season, but was uncertain if it would be in the NHL or with the Flyers.
The 40-year old Jagr produced 54 points in 73 games with Philadelphia this season and proved that even with an aging body and three...
Jaromir Jagr wants to return for another season with the Philadelphia Flyers and the two sides are working on a new one-year deal, the future Hall of Famer's agent reportedly said Wednesday night.
Last month, it was questionable that the 40-year-old would re-sign with the Flyers after he became annoyed at having his minutes cut during the playoffs.
But his agent Petr Svoboda...
As first reported yesterday in the Czech Republic and then expanded upon by Tim Panaccio, the Flyers now appear on track to get a new one-year contract done with Jaromir Jagr.
Jagr's agent, former Flyers defenseman Petr Svoboda, confirmed what an associate told the Czech press yesterday: the two sides have had productive discussions and hope to get something done before July...
According to CSNPhilly’s Tim Pannacio, the Flyers and Jaromir Jagr are currently working on a new deal to keep the future Hall of Famer in orange and black.
Pannacio spoke with Jagr’s agent, former Flyers defenseman Petr Svoboda. Paul Holmgren has openly admitted the Flyers are interested in having Jagr return, but the hold up seemed to be on Jagr’s side.
Earlier in the season...
It was a foregone conclusion that Ian Laperriere would announce his retirement after the 2011-12 season, but there is still a little bit of sadness that his career had to end with two seasons on injured reserve as a result of post-concussion issues that prevented him from returning to the ice for the Flyers.
The retirement paperwork will be filed as soon as the off-season officially...
from Rob Parent of the Daily Times, While Jagr, who has the strong support of Claude Giroux behind him, should force the Flyers’ hands and demand a two-year deal with a comfortable upgrade over last year’s $3.3 million per year salary hit — and have Svoboda keep flirting with the Red Wings to help make it happen — the Flyers should put pressure on the Predators in an effort...
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Already deep, and young, now with three building blocks down the middle in Claude Giroux, Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier, Holmgren turns...
Earlier this week, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren reiterated his confidence that the club will be able to re-sign impending unrestricted free agent Matt Carle on July 1. It appears as if the basic framework for a deal has already been agreed upon, and it is the tagging space issue that prevents the club from re-signing Carle (or Jaromir Jagr) until the new temporary $70.3 million...