VOORHEES, N.J. -- All things considered, Robert Hagg believes the 50 games he played in Europe for top tier Modo last season were a tutorial for coming to North America this fall.


In case you missed it (or were busy wallowing in the Flyers playoff defeat to to the New York Rangers), organizational godsend defensive prospect, Shayne Gostisbehere, made his professional debut


NEW YORK -- All Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren knows is that right now, Kevin Goumas will be a help to the Adirondack Phantoms, the Flyers' AHL affiliate.


As expected, the Flyers on Monday activated Marc-Andre Bourdon from the injured/non-roster list and loaned him to the Adirondack Phantoms.


After a week in which they earned three of six available points against three very beatable opponents, the Flyers have a much tougher test ahead of them.