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Flyers' Hextall optimistic going into camp

Handcuffed by salary-cap woes he inherited, new Flyers general manager Ron Hextall was unable to upgrade the team in the offseason. Hextall isn't worried. The former standout goaltender believes he has a solid nucleus that features center Claude Giroux, right winger Wayne Simmonds, and goalie Steve Mason. He thinks a year of maturity will help the younger players make major...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux would take Claude Giroux over any player in the NHL

Well, at least Claude Giroux is confident. ESPN’s subscription Insider service is on a quest to declare the NHL’s top franchise player—that is to say the hand-picked player a franchise would choose to build around in a fantasy draft, I guess—and it’s taken the Worldwide Leader on an interesting path. They’ve taken to asking the star players themselves who they would...
Via Hockey Fan Land
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux would take Claude Giroux over any player in the NHL

Well, at least Claude Giroux is confident. ESPN’s subscription Insider service is on a quest to declare the NHL’s top franchise player—that is to say the hand-picked player a franchise would choose to build around in a fantasy draft, I guess—and it’s taken the Worldwide Leader on an interesting path. They’ve taken to asking the star players themselves who they would...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Catching Up With Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds

This past week a multitude of NHL players were in New York for the annual Player Media Tour. Two of those players in attendance were Philadelphia Flyers forwards Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds. Steve Mears caught up with the two for a Q & A session in the NHL store. See what the two Flyers had to say. The post Catching Up With Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds appeared...
Via Beyond The Benches
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux says the NHL’s best franchise player is Claude Giroux

When Craig Custance of ESPN asked a group of NHL players to name the top-3 players they’d start a franchise with, it was easy to predict which names would appear at the top. Sidney Crosby led the way while other stars such as Jonathan Toews, Shea Weber, Tuukka Rask and Steven Stamkos rounding out the top-5. Claude Giroux broke the mold with an interesting answer and picked …...
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux says the NHL’s best franchise player is Claude Giroux

When Craig Custance of ESPN asked a group of NHL players to name the top-3 players they’d start a franchise with, it was easy to predict which names would appear at the top. Sidney Crosby led the way while other stars such as Jonathan Toews, Shea Weber, Tuukka Rask and Steven Stamkos rounding out the top-5. Claude Giroux broke the mold with an interesting answer and picked …...
Via Puck Drunk Love
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Hockey 2014-15: Sidney Crosby, Claude Giroux Lead Center Rankings

Center is the most important fantasy hockey position aside from goaltender, so it’s important to select an elite player as soon as possible in your league’s draft. In fact, the top four scorers in the NHL last season all were centers. Luckily for fantasy owners, center is among the deepest positions, with as many as 20 top-tier players who can be trusted to tally 65 or more points...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Flyers Depth Chart 2014 2015

Philadelphia Flyers C 1. Claude Giroux  2. Brayden Schenn 3. Sean Couturier  4. Vincent Lecavalier  5. Scott Laughton  L 1. Matt Read 2. R.J. Umberger  3. Pierre-Edouard Bellemare 4. Zac Rinaldo 5. Jay Rosehill  R 1. Jakub Voracek  2. Wayne Simmonds  3. Michael...
Via Hockey Trades | NHL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Road Ahead for Scott Hartnell

The Canadian hockey writers are exiting their cottages, the forecast calls for a seasonal drop in temperatures this weekend, and NHL team Twitter accounts are comparing board installations. That’s right, the offseason is ending, our long (inter)national nightmare is ending! As we reach this point, it’s worth taking another look back at Columbus’ summer moves to consider what...
Via BS Hockey
12 days ago  |  Discuss

PIC: Let the mocking of Claude Giroux begin

It is August, but this is noteworthy: Hahah just saw this shirt at starbucks… @TPBderek @TPBadam pic.twitter.com/9L2HDuwMXm — JD (@absoBUCNlutely) August 10, 2014
Via The Pensblog
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Flyers give Michael Del Zotto another chance

Michael Del Zotto is getting another chance. The 24-year-old defenseman once had a world of promise playing for the New York Rangers and looked as though he was finally delivering on it with a breakout 2011-12 season where he posted 10 goals and 31 assists. Two years of struggle later and he found himself shipped off to Nashville for fellow defenseman Kevin Klein. Things didn’t...
Via Sports-Glory
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

The Flyers Cap Problems might Cost them Upcoming Season

With a couple of weeks of free agency now in the books, I’m sure you are just like me in wondering why Philadelphia hasn’t done anything yet to improve their team. Well there is only one man that we can all thank for the mess Philadelphia is in……Paul Holmgrem and he might have cost the Flyers the 2014-2015 season before it has even started.His frivolous spending over the...
Via TopSportsReport
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Flyers Captain Claude Giroux Arrested in Ottawa

#487436743 / gettyimages.com In a bizarre story coming out of Ottawa this week, Claude Giroux was arrested on Tuesday for repeatedly grabbing the buttocks of a male police officer.  According to reports the incident happened outside The Great Canadian Cabin.  Also reports suggest that alcohol was involved ….how shocking.  He spent Tuesday night in a police cell and was released...
Via TopSportsReport
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux apologizes for cop butt-grabbing antics that led to arrest

On Thursday, Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux owned up to his antics on Canada Day in Ottawa that led to his arrest and an evening in the clink. Giroux was arrested Tuesday night at the The Great Canadian Cabin bar in the Canadian town — on Canada Day, no less — after he allegedly made the […] The post Claude Giroux apologizes for cop butt-grabbing antics that led...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Giroux In The Clink, Vinny Still Here, Hextall Avoids Big Signings

  Pretty eventful week so far for the Flyers, despite not throwing ridiculous gobs of cash at any of the big name Free Agents. They didn’t do this because, well, they really can’t afford to. That’s not to say it wasn’t the right idea anyway, given the cap mess Paul Homgren left new Flyers General Manage Ron Hextall. It was smart regardless of the cap room on Ron’s part...
Via Total Sports Live
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux apologizes for grabbing a cop’s butt

Claude Giroux brought us what will likely go down as the most entertaining arrest of the NHL offseason on Tuesday night when he was detained for grabbing a police officer’s ass multiple times. On Thursday, the Philadelphia Flyers star issued a statement and offered no excuses for his actions. “I regret my actions on Canada […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Giroux apologizes, calls actions a ‘misguided attempt at humor’

Claude Giroux offered his “sincere apology” for his, erm, actions toward an Ottawa police officer on July 1: “I regret my actions on Canada Day and sincerely apologize to my fans, teammates and the Philadelphia Flyers organization for my misguided attempt at humor. Following an investigation, law enforcement determined that charges are not warranted. I have the utmost respect...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux And Ron Hextall With Statements

via the Philadelphia Flyers, “I regret my actions on Canada Day and sincerely apologize to my fans, teammates and the Philadelphia Flyers organization for my misguided attempt at humor. Following an investigation, law enforcement determined that charges are not warranted.  I have the utmost respect for law enforcement and apologize to the Ottawa Police Department and...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Is this a pic of Claude Giroux in cuffs after his arrest for grabbing a cop’s butt?

One of the more amusing stories this week in the sports world was the news that Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux had been arrested in Ottawa after allegedly grabbing the buttocks of male police officer repeatedly while out celebrating Canada Day. The incident occurred at The Great Canadian Cabin, a hotspot in Ottawa’s ByWard district. […] The post Is this a pic of Claude...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux arrested for grabbing a cop’s butt

While the NHL was busy during the frantic first day of free agency, Claude Giroux was arrested for repeatedly grabbing a police officer’s butt. Here’s the details of the incident courtesy of the Ottawa Sun: Officers were inside the bar as part of routine walk-throughs, when one officer had his butt grabbed by a patron as he walked by. The officer turned around and told the patron...
Via Bloguin Best
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux arrested for grabbing a cop’s butt

While the NHL was busy during the frantic first day of free agency, Claude Giroux was arrested for repeatedly grabbing a police officer’s butt. Here’s the details of the incident courtesy of the Ottawa Sun: Officers were inside the bar as part of routine walk-throughs, when one officer had his butt grabbed by a patron as he walked by. The officer turned around and told the patron...
Via Puck Drunk Love
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

TWEETCAP: Claude Giroux Has Sneaky Hands

Claude Giroux was arrested for redefining “copping a feel” and it was instant internet gold: ‘Giroux know what to do with that big cop butt…..’ – Jason Derulo — Mikey (@fsmikey) July 2, 2014 “Your ass is grass and I’m going to mow it. With a hand mower” – drunk ass Claude Giroux, probably. — LiL Pez Trash Mouth (@PezDOY) July 2, 2014 People have been saying...
Via The Pensblog
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux Incident Draws Attention From The Media

from Trevor Greenway of MetroNews, “In relations to the arrest of Claude Giroux (NHL player), which was not confirmed to media, MRO received calls from ABC News, NBC News, CBS News, Philadelphia Inquirer, Comcast Sports, CNN, CSN PhiladelphiaSportsnet, CBC, Sun and Radio Canada, TVA, 104.7fm, Ottawa Citizen, CFRA, Metro Ottawa, 1310 news,” the media log read, which was “mistakenly”...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux Arrested In Canada

photo credit: CaniacCaz via photopin cc Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux has been arrested for…well, grabbing the butt of a male police officer, according to the Ottawa Sun. The incident apparently happened outside The Great Canadian Cabin in Ottawa. According to the report, Giroux was heavily intoxicated when he repeatedly grabbed the rear end of the male officer. He...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Claude Giroux bust for grabbing cops buttocks

#487436735 / gettyimages.comRuh, roh! Claude Giroux was arrested for grabbing the buttocks of an Ottawa police officer. This is a story made for the tabloid news. Also, alcohol was a factor. Danielle Bell,Ottawa Sun -- Philadelphia Flyers star Claude Giroux has been released from jail after being arrested for allegedly grabbing the buttocks of a police officer. Sources say Giroux...
Via Goon's World
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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