Both Jakub Voracek and the Flyers were patient throughout negotiations of the winger's new long-term deal, leading to a fair deal for both sides.
After signing Jakub Voracek and Sean Couturier to extensions, Flyers GM Ron Hextall isn't in a rush to sign Brayden Schenn.
Two days after locking up Sean Couturier, the Flyers on Thursday night signed Jakub Voracek to an eight-year, $66 million contract extension.
1wThe New York Rangers have signed center Derek Stepan to a long-term contract. Here are a few other notes from around the NHL.
1wThe Toronto Maple Leafs hired longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello as general manager on Thursday.
2wLas Vegas and Quebec City are both bidding to join the NHL as expansion teams.
2wSome news and notes from around the National Hockey League, including media company Quebecor Inc. applying for expansion in Quebec City.
2wFormer Flyer Jeremy Roenick on Friday spoke highly of Jakub Voracek, who is in line for a contract extension, and thinks the All-Star winger still has a lot left in the tank.
2wNow 100 percent and one professional season under his belt, Flyers forward prospect Taylor Leier is more comfortable heading into Year 2.
2wWith Michael Del Zotto officially signed, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall has some time before the season beings to focus on Jake Voracek's looming extension. It'll be a big one.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)