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Here's the Flyers 23-man roster they turned into the NHL:
Forwards: Jakub Voracek, Danny Briere, Wayne Simmonds, JVR, Claude Giroux, Jaromir Jagr, Andreas Nodl, Matt Read, Scott Hartnell, Zac Rinaldo, Max Talbot, Jody Shelley, Sean Couturier and Ian Laperriere (IR).
Defense: Kimmo Timonen, Matt Walker, Andrej Meszaros, Braydon Coburn, Andreas Lilja, Matt Carle, Chris Pronger.
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With the Flyers having a full reserve list and being up against the Upper Limit, the question surrounding Sean Couturier's entry-level slide looms large. | Nick Laham/Getty Images
By: Tyler J. Altemose (@HockeyGuyTy)
Damn the written word.
In yet another battle of what appears to be plain language versus interpretation, it appears as if I and a few others have misinterpreted...
Offseason acquisition Ilya Bryzgalov turned aside 22 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers scored twice in a 47-second span late in the first period to secure a 2-1 road triumph over the defending Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins on Thursday in the season opener for both clubs.
Veteran Jaromir Jagr collected his 1,600th career point while playing in his first NHL game in three years...
As you’ve no doubt heard by now, the Canadiens nabbed Blair Betts off the waiver wire. And for the first time in a long time, I can say without any hesitation that this is a great move.
That’s right: the acquisition of a fourth line centre for the Habs was a great move. Why?
Continue reading "Habs make a good move in acquiring Betts"
By David Strehle
NHL Hot Stove Managing Editor
There were so many changes to the team for the upcoming season, you just knew the Philadelphia Flyers were chomping at the bit to get things started in their season-opener in Boston tonight. But they would have to wait for over half an hour as the reigning champion Bruins held a banner-raising ceremony prior to the opening faceoff...
Philadelphia Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren announced today the club’s opening night roster for tomorrow’s game on the road against the Boston Bruins (7:00 PM, VERSUS, 94 WIP).
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The Montreal Canadiens claimed forward Blair Betts off waivers from the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday.
Jaromir Jagr returned after three years in Russia and scored his 1,600th career NHL point on Thursday night, leading the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 victory over Boston and spoiling the Bruins' Stanley Cup banner-raising celebration. Ilya Bryzgalov made 22 saves in his first game for the Flyers since signing a nine-year, $51 million contract.
via TSN, The Montreal Canadiens added some depth to their bottom two lines on Wednesday, claiming forward Blair Betts off waivers from the Philadelphia Flyers.
Betts, who was waived by the Flyers on Tuesday, is expected to join the Canadiens in Toronto when the club takes on the Maple Leafs in their season opener.
Former Coyotes goalie Ilya Bryzgalov made 22 saves in his first game for the Flyers, Jaromir Jagr recorded his 1,600th NHL point in his first game back in the league after three years in Russia and Philadelphia held on for a 2-1 victory over Boston on Thursday night to spoil the Bruins' celebration of their Stanley Cup championship.