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Flyers set to nab backup goalie on free agent day

It won’t be the most glamorous of signings on July 1, the first day of free agency,  but it will be big one for the Flyers, who are sure to ink their backup goaltender for the 2009-10 season.

Typically, the backup position is a remedial selection that has little significance toward the upcoming season.  But with the acquisition of unpredictable Ray Emery, the backup role for the Philadelphia Flyers is suddenly worth taking a careful look at it.

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