Flyers Five: Best deadline trades

The Flyers traded for Braydon Coburn at the 2007 deadline, and he's become a mainstay on the defensive corps for eight seasons. But where does he rank amongst the Orange and Black's top acquisitions at the deadline? (Photo Courtesy of Today marks one of the most exciting days on any NHL fan's calendar -- trade deadline day. This year's deadline...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Coburn's goal gives Flyers 2-1 win over Rangers

Braydon Coburn broke a tie early in the third period, and Steve Mason made the lead stand up as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Thursday night for their second win of the season. Matt Read scored a short-handed goal and added an assist, and Mason made 30 saves for Philadelphia (2-7), which snapped a four-game losing streak. The Flyers are still off to their...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Flyers finish the job, defeat Rangers

The Flyers celebrate after Braydon Coburn's game-winning goal in the third period of a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers. Photo Courtesy of Perhaps all the Flyers needed was for a struggling team to come knocking. That team, the 2-5-0 New York Rangers, desimated by injury, were just what the doctor ordered for the 1-7-0 Flyers. Once again, the Flyers failed to score...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Braydon Coburn Could Still be Moved

(Photo: Tom Mihalek/AP) All of the trade talk and speculation leading up to the 2013 NHL Draft led many to believe that the day would be nothing short of action-packed. It came as a surprise to many when the day ended and few trades were made. Among the bigger names that was made available for [...]
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July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Holmgren Shopping Braydon Coburn

(Photo: Getty Images) According to TSN insider Darren Dreger, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren is shopping Braydon Coburn. Dreger gathered this information from “a rival NHL general manager”. The 28-year old, 6-foot-5 defenseman is going to interest several teams, as reported by Dreger. Coburn is signed through the 2015-16 season, making $4.5M per year. Among [...]
Via The Orange Update
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Richard Cloutier: Coburn, Horcoff, Emery, Draft Thoughts

A few random notes for you folks this Tuesday evening... Braydon Coburn The Flyers opened up cap room by buying out Briere and Brzygalov. If you're a Flyers fan, that's the good news. The bad? They now have no goaltender. Rumors are swirling that the Flyers could be interested in Roberto Luongo. Philly management is just insane enough for this move to make sense. They...
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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Thinking Flyers Defense, Two Steps Ahead

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Andrej MeszarosBraydon CoburnErik GustafssonPaul HolmgrenWhen I wrote the other day that the Philadelphia Flyers did not need to target big name free agent forwards in the offseason, I suggested that the organization could free up salary cap space by trading defenseman Braydon Coburn. I did not offer a reason why Coburn could or...
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Can Coburn Take on Bigger Offensive Role?

Veteran Flyers defenseman Braydon Coburn will have his work cut out for him in the first season of the four-year contract extension he signed earlier this year. First and foremost, he will be expected to play against other teams' top lines and perform to the same standards he did down the stretch and the playoffs last season. The team is also likely to rely on Coburn to play...
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August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Flyers D Coburn to return vs. Islanders

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Braydon Coburn will return to the ice for Wednesday's game against the Atlantic Division rival New York Islanders. Coburn bruised his kidney during Saturday's contest versus the Winnipeg Jets. He sat out Monday's loss to the Carolina Hurricanes. The blue-liner has four points and 24 penalty minutes in 19 games this season.
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss

Flyers sign D Coburn to four-year extension

The Philadelphia Flyers have secured one of their key young players, signing defenseman Braydon Coburn to a four-year extension worth $18 million.Coburn has three assists and a plus-one rating in 14 games so far this season.An eighth overall pick of the Atlanta Thrashers in 2003, Coburn was dealt to the Flyers in 2007 for fellow blue liner Alexei Zhitnik.The 26-year-old Saskatchewan...
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November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

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