Claude Giroux will make his preseason debut for the Flyers tonight at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Flyers gave up six goals in Monday night's preseason loss to the Rangers, leaving coach Craig Berube wanting more from the defense.
4dPierre-Edouard Bellemare was supposed to play Thursday for the Flyers against New Jersey, but GM Ron Hextall said the forward is "a little banged up."
4dPavel Datsyuk is expected to miss the start of the regular season because of a separated right shoulder.
4dThe Flyers on Thursday signed their 2014 first-round draft pick Travis Sanheim to an entry-level contract.
5dClaude Giroux felt good after his first skate with teammates since sustaining a lower-body injury Sept. 19, the first day of training camp.
5dClaude Giroux made a surprise early return to the ice at Thursday's morning skate.
5dThe Flyers cut their training camp roster from 61 to 39 on Wednesday.
6dCan Sean Couturier finally become an offensive weapon with help from his new linemate Wayne Simmonds?
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)