Monthly Archives: January 2010

Vets taking hold of Flyers

After drooping into the abyss of the Eastern Conference, with a record of 2-8-1 in Dec.,  the Flyers seemed utterly lost and the season appeared over.  But after a 4-1-1 upswing to bring in the New Year, things are looking up for the Orange and Black.  But what exactly changed?

According to the Globe and Mail, the veterans stopped playing nice guys and took charge.

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The curious case of Ryan Parent

At 22 years old, Flyers’ defenseman Ryan Parent has suffered a plethora of injuries not equal to his age.  Shoulder surgeries and groin issues have hampered his young career.  But on Dec. 26, before a contest in Carolina, Parent quickly left the ice after warm ups and didn’t return.  The prognosis — back spasms.

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