The Philadelphia Flyers suffered some brutal luck when both Braydon Coburn and Andrew MacDonald went down with injuries. Both men are expected to be out about a month, meaning Philadelphia’s questionable defense now has a couple of major holes. Considering the trade market appears to be fairly quiet, especially when it comes to defense, what are the Flyers going to do?
Ryan Whitney, a current defenseman for HC Sochi and former skater for the Edmonton Oilers, had a bit of fun at the expense of his old side. With just one point through their first five games, the Oilers are once again looking like a team competing for a high draft pick as opposed to a playoff spot.
Whitney’s face says it all:
Ryan Whitney is still laughing somewhere.