Hello and welcome to the first regular season edition of Between the Pipes for the 2015-16 campaign. The Flyers officially opened their season with a 3-2 OT loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday and will look to get their first win tonight as they remain in the Sunshine State to take on the Florida Panthers. Let's take a look at some of the headlines making the rounds today...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Defenseman Logan Pyett of the Philadelphia Flyers' AHL affiliate has been diagnosed with a form of cancer and will be out indefinitely. The team said Friday the 27-year-old Canadian has a sarcoma in his upper leg. Flyers general manager Ron Hextall says the club offers ''heartfelt thoughts and prayers.'' Pyett signed a one-year contract with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms...
Via Associated Press
October 09, 2015 | Discuss
Philadelphia Flyers minor-league defenseman Logan Pyett was diagnosed with sarcoma - a form of cancer - in his upper left leg, general manager Ron Hextall announced in a statement on Friday."The club asks that the media respect Logan and his family’s privacy during this time," Hextall added in his statement on Pyett, who is sidelined indefinitely. "Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers...
View image | gettyimages.com The Flyers on Friday continued to bolster depth for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, signing defenseman Logan Pyett to a one-year deal. Pyett, 27, joins the Phantoms after spending the past two seasons in the KHL. He split last season between Vladivostok and Cheropevets, totalling five goals and 15 points in 53 games. Drafted in the seventh round...
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