Found October 07, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
Every GM and coach has one nightmare during the lockout - what happens if my player gets hurt overseas? That's exactly what happened to Flyers winger Jakub Voracek, who injured his knee on Saturday against St. Petersburg, has learned. The update to this is that while his agent, Petr Svobda, says the injury is not as bad, the club said he would miss a month - that's not good....

Voracek Injures Knee in KHL

According to a report from CSN Philly, Flyers forward Jakub Voracek sustained a knee injury this weekend. He is currently playing in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) for HC Lev Praha.Petr Svoboda, Voracek's agent, said that it was just a knee sprain and that Jake will only be sidelined for a week.Another source told CSN Philly that the injury is worse.Should the injury be...

Russian players may stay in KHL?

Could the NHL lockout cost the league some players? Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov believes that could be the case with some players. 

Ilya Bryzgalov Says That Russians May Stay In Russia After Lockout Resolved

As the NHL lockout keeps on going with no end in sight, many players are making backup plans including many of them playing in Russia's top hockey league, the KHL, but Philadelphia Flyers netminder Ilya Bryzgalov says that the Russian players could just stay there even after the NHL lockout is resolved. Bryzgalov is playing for CSKA Moscow this upcoming KHL season and says that...

Giroux and Briere Send Messages to Eisbären Fans

On Thursday, Philadelphia Flyers forwards Daniel Briere and Claude Giroux signed deals to play for Eisbären Berlin of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).Briere, who is very well known for being a class both act on and off the ice, sent a video to the Eisbären fans on Sunday night.Giroux, who is also a fan favorite in Philadelphia, sent a video to his new fans as well.The videos...

Eisbären Berlin Confirms Signings of Giroux and Briere

On Thursday, several sources confirmed that Philadelphia Flyers stars Claude Giroux and Daniel Briere had signed in Germany to play for Eisbären Berlin. The team competes in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).Sunday morning, Peter John Lee, who is the general manager of the team, confirmed the signings:“These two players are the best of the best in international ice hockey. They...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Saturday Phantoms, Titans, Euro Games, Prospect Updates

FLYERS IN EUROPE: TODAY'S GAMES (WITH LINKS) Matt Read will make his Allsvenskan debut today for Södertälje SK, centering a line with French national team forward Damien Fleury and young HV71 loaner forward Jesper Thörnberg. The game starts at 10 AM eastern U.S./Canada time. There is no webcast of the game available but live updates in English are available here....

Phantoms Fall to Whale in Final Preseason Game

On Saturday evening, the Adirondack Phantoms faced off against the Connecticut Whale, the AHL affiliate of the New York Rangers, at the MSG Training Center in Tarrytown, NY. This was the third and final preseason game for the Phantoms. The Phantoms came into the game with a preseason record of 0-2.  The Phantoms lineup included 3 Marc-Andre Bourdon, 5 Danny Syvret, 9 Rob Bordson...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Today's Games, Giroux and Briere in Berlin, Phantoms

7:30 AM ET TODAY'S GAMES (WITH LINKS) * KHL: Ruslan Fedotenko and HC Donbass Donetsk host Severstal Cherepovets today. The game starts at noon eastern U.S./Canada time. A free webcast stream will be available. * KHL: Without the services of injured Jakub Voracek but with Zdeno Chara in the lineup, Sans Voracek, HC Lev Prague will appear on and ESPN2 tomorrow when...
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