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Get to Know: The Forwards

Friday, 09.17.2010 / 5:10 PM / News
Philadelphia Flyers
Below is a quick look at the Flyers offense. The following links are highlights of each player, interviews, PLUS a map of where each player's home town is located.

ALSO GET TO KNOW:
the DEFENSE // the GOALTENDERS

  BLAIR BETTS (BLAIR - BEHTS)
  age: 30 (2.16.80) // ht: 6'3'' // wt: 210 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Edmonton, Alberta -- click here for map
  * His 9th season in the NHL
  * Signed 2-year contract extension in February
  * Won the AHL's Calder Cup in 2001 with Saint John
  * WATCH BETTS HIGHLIGHTS

  DANNY BRIERE (DA-nee - bree-AIR)
  age: 33 (10.06.77) // ht: 5'10'' // wt: 179 // shoots: righthanded
  born: Gatineau, Quebec -- click here for map
  * Led playoffs with 30 pts, which also set Flyers record in single playoff year
  * T-4th all-time in playoff game-winning-goals in Flyers history (7)
  * Scored in 5 of 6 games in the Stanley Cup Final
  * WATCH BRIERE HIGHLIGHTS

  DAN CARCILLO (DAN-yul - kar-SIHL-oh)
  age: 25 (1.28.85) // ht: 6'0'' // wt: 205 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: King City, Ontario -- click here for map
  * Had 1st fight in NHL Winter Classic history (with Bruins' Shawn Thornton)
  * Had game-winning OT goal in Game 3 of the Quarterfinals vs. NJ Devils
  * Led the Flyers in penalty minutes (207) and hits (194) last season
  * WATCH CARCILLO HIGHLIGHTS

  JEFF CARTER (JEHF - KAR-tuhr)
  age: 25 (1.01.85) // ht: 6'3'' // wt: 200 // shoots: righthanded
  born: London, Ontario -- click here for map
  * Had 286 consecutive games-played streak - 3rd in Flyers' history
  * Led team in goals (33) last season
  * Scored career-high 46 goals and 84 points in 2008-09, which led the Flyers
  * WATCH CARTER HIGHLIGHTS

  CLAUDE GIROUX (KLOHD - zhih-ROO)
  age: 22 (1.12.88) // ht: 5'11'' // wt: 172 // shoots: righthanded
  born: Hearst, Ontario - click here for map
  * Scored game-winning OT goal in Game 3 of the Final last season
  * Has 26 points in 29 career Stanley Cup Playoff games.
  * Won QMJHL championships and played in Memorial Cup in 2008
  * WATCH: GIROUX HIGHLIGHTS
  SCOTT HARTNELL (SKAWT - HAHRT-nell)
  age: 28 (4.18.82) // ht: 6'2'' // wt: 210 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Regina, Saskatchewan -- click here for map
  * Led all players in Stanley Cup Final in goals (5) and T-2nd in points (9)
  * Played his 600th NHL game & recorded his 1,000 penalty minute last season
  * Recipient of Gene Hart Memorial Award in 2008-09
  * WATCH: HARTNELL HIGHLIGHTS
  IAN LAPERRIERE (EE-an - luh-PAIR-ee-YAIR)
  age: 36 (1.19.74) // ht: 6'1'' // wt: 200 // shoots: righthanded
  born: Montreal, Quebec -- click here for map
  * missed 10 playoff games after taking a puck to the face vs. NJ last season
  * Has played over 1,100 NHL games and over 1,500 penalty minutes
  * Recipient of Yanick Dupre Award & Gene Hart Award in 2009-10
  * WATCH: LAPERRIERE HIGHLIGHTS

  VILLE LEINO (VIHL-ee - LAY-noh)
  age: 27 (10.06.83) // ht: 6'1'' // wt: 190 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Savonlinna, Finland -- click here for map
  * Set Flyers rookie record for most points in the playoffs last year (21)
  * Had a point in 5 of 6 games in the Stanley Cup Final for a total of 9 pts
  * Has played in two consecutive Stanley Cup Finals
  * WATCH: LEINO HIGHLIGHTS

  ANDREAS NODL (ahn-DRAY-us - NO-duhl)
  age: 23 (2.28.87) // ht: 6'1'' // wt: 196 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Vienna, Austria -- click here for map
  * Spent previous two season with Flyers' AHL affiliate, the Phantoms
  * Appeared in 10 regular season and 10 Stanley Cup Playoff games last year
  * In college, was WCHA rookie of the year in 2006-07
  * WATCH NODL HIGHLIGHTS

  DARROLL POWE (DAH-rell - POW)
  age: 25 (6.22.85) // ht: 5'11'' // wt: 212 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan -- click here for map
  * Finished 2nd on the team in hits (183) last season
  * Recipient of Pelle Lindbergh Trophy in 2008-09
  * Graduate of Princeton University with a degree in sociology
  * WATCH POWE HIGHLIGHTS

  MIKE RICHARDS (MIGHK - RIH-chahrds)
  age: 25 (2.11.85) // ht: 5'11'' // wt: 195 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Kenora, Ontario -- click here for map
  * Is the 1st and only player in NHL history to scored 3 shorthand goals 5-on-3
  * Won Bobby Clarke Trophy in 2007-08 & 2008-09
  * Had 23 pts in 23 playoff games last season
  * WATCH RICHARDS HIGHLIGHTS

  JODY SHELLEY (JOH-dee - SHEH-lee)
  age: 34 (2.07.76) // ht: 6'3'' // wt: 230 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Thompson, Manitoba -- click here for map
  * Has played over 500 NHL games with over 1,300 penalty minutes
  * Led San Jose Sharks with 16 fighting majors in 2008-09
  * Scored two goals last season, both of which were against the Flyers
  * WATCH: SHELLEY HIGHLIGHTS
  JAMES van RIEMSDYK (JAYMZ - VAN-REEMZ-dighk)
  age: 21 (5.04.89) // ht: 6'3'' // wt: 200 // shoots: lefthanded
  born: Middletown, New Jersey -- click here for map
  * T-1st on Flyers and all NHL rookies in game-winning goals (6)
  * Scored the 1st goal in Game 7 vs. Boston in the playoffs last season
  * Flyers 2nd overall draft pick in 2007
  * WATCH: JVR HIGHLIGHTS
  NIKOLAY ZHERDEV (NIH-koh-lay - ZHAIR-dehv)
  age: 25 (11.5.84) // ht: 6'2'' // wt: 203 // shoots: righthanded
  born: Kiev, Ukraine -- click here for map
  * played in the KHL (Russia) last year
  * 4th overall draft pick in 2003
  * scored 5 goals and 6 points in 7 preseason games for the Flyers
  * WATCH: ZHERDEV HIGHLIGHTS

SCHEDULE

HOME
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PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. MacDonald 1 1 0 1 1
S. Hartnell 1 0 1 1 1
K. Timonen 1 0 0 -2 0
V. Lecavalier 1 0 0 0 0
A. Hall 1 0 0 0 0
M. Streit 1 0 0 0 0
B. Coburn 1 0 0 -2 0
N. Grossmann 1 0 0 0 0
C. Giroux 1 0 0 1 0
J. Voracek 1 0 0 0 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
R. Emery 0 1 0 .889 4.00
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