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A Factor-by-Factor Breakdown the Trade with LA

  On Wednesday, the Flyers traded impending unrestricted free agent defenseman Luke Schenn and seldom-used veteran foward Vincent Lecavalier to the Los Angeles Kings for a 2016 third-round draft pick and 23-year-old center Jordan Weal. The Flyers agreed to retain 50 percent of both Lecavalier's ($4.5 million cap hit) and Schenn's ($3.6 million) contracts. The arrangement of...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Kings Acquire Vincent Lecavalier, Luke Schenn In Trade With Flyers

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Kings acquired forward Vincent Lecavalier and defenseman Luke Schenn from the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday for center Jordan Weal and a third-round pick. Lecavalier and Schenn bring veteran experience to Los Angeles, which won the Stanley Cup in 2012 and 2014 before missing the playoffs last season. The 35-year-old Lecavalier has been a healthy...
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Luke Schenn and Vincent Lecavalier traded to Los Angeles Kings

Today it was announced by Elliote Friedman of Sportsnet that the Philadelphia Flyers are trading Vincent LeCavalier and Luke Schenn to the Los Angeles Kings for Jordan Weal and a 2016 3rd round pick. Lecavalier and Luke Schenn for Weal and a third — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) January 6, 2016 The deal includes the maximum amount of salary retained for the Flyers. This deal...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Flyers trade Lecavalier, Luke Schenn to Kings for Jordan Weal, 3rd-round pick

It has been no secret that Ron Hextall has been looking to unload salary and sizable contracts. On Wednesday, he did both. The Flyers traded Vincent Lecavalier and Luke Schenn to the Los Angeles Kings for forward Jordan Weal and a 2016 third-round pick. More coming... Kevin Durso is managing editor for Flyerdelphia. Follow him on Twitter @Kevin_Durso.
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Luke Schenn out 2 weeks with lower-body injury

There was injury added to the insult of a 4-1 loss to Columbus on Saturday.  Defenseman Luke Schenn suffered an ankle injury late in the game on Saturday and will miss two weeks with a lower-body injury, according to Flyers GM Ron Hextall. The Flyers have yet to make a corresponding move to accommodate for Schenn's absence. Radko Gudas will miss Tuesday's game serving the final...
Via Flyerdelphia
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Flyers trade defenseman Kimmo Timonen

Philadelphia Flyers fans have been rejoicing in recent weeks. Their star veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen was set to return to the lineup after being sidelined since last season’s Stanley Cup playoffs with blood clots in his leg and lungs. Many speculated that these blood clots and increasing age (Timonen will turn 40 on March 18) would force Timonen to retire, while others wondered...
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers Injury Update: Schenn Out Two Weeks With Upper-Body Injury

The Philadelphia Flyers have just confirmed that defenseman Luke Schenn will miss approximately two weeks with an upper-body injury according to NHL News. #456423062 / Schenn left Saturday's game against the Colorado Avalanche with what the Flyers said was a left shoulder injury after being boarded by Nathan MacKinnon in the final minute of the first period...
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November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers Injury Update: Luke Schenn Sustains Upper-Body Injury

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn left the game against the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday after sustaining an upper-body injury when he was slammed into the boards by Avalanche centre Nathan MacKinnon with only 54.4 seconds left in the first period. #459181497 / Schenn was skating back to the Flyers zone to retrieve a puck when MacKinnon pushed him...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers pranked for Halloween with 'snake in a cooler' (Video)

Philadelphia Flyers head equipment manager Derek Settlemyre played a Halloween prank on several other Flyers players by placing a fake cobra in a Gatorade cooler.The prank was very successful, as many players found themselves jumping in fear and dropping curses left and right. (Fortunately, the video is censored to keep things family-friendly.) This GIF of Steve Mason is just a...
Via Holdout Sports
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Durso: Flyers need defense but must stick to plan

  Luke Schenn and the Flyers defense have been a huge problem as the Flyers play elite teams early in the season. (Photo by Amy Irvin/38Photography)   The Flyers season is six games old. They have a 1-3-2 record. It could, and probably should, be a lot better.   The Flyers have played better than the record indicates. But losses are still losses and it's hard to...
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October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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