For Jakub Voracek, there was no rush in signing an extension with the Flyers. He knew he wanted to stay in Philadelphia and he understood the team had him in its long-term plans. “I knew something was going to get done,” he said Thursday night in a conference call. “It … Continue Reading Patience key for Voracek, Flyers in reaching long-term deal
It’s been a busy week for Flyers general manager Ron Hextall. On Tuesday, Hextall signed Sean Couturier to a six-year, $25.98 million contract extension. Thursday night, the second-year GM inked Jakub Voracek to an eight-year, $66 million extension. With Brayden Schenn set to become a restricted free agent after the … Continue Reading Ron Hextall: ‘I don’t anticipate signing’ Brayden Schenn yet
Two days after locking up Sean Couturier, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall knocked out another major long-term deal. The Flyers on Thursday night signed right winger Jakub Voracek to a multi-year contract extension. It’s an eight-year deal for $66 million, a league source tells CSNPhilly.com’s Tim Panaccio. “Once the season ended, you start … Continue Reading Flyers sign winger Jake Voracek to 8-year, $66M extension
Sam Gagner doesn’t know if he’ll be with the Flyers past this week, but said Sunday “it’d be very exciting” if he does stay in Philadelphia.
Ron Hextall has found his coach. The Flyers on Monday named University of North Dakota coach Dave Hakstol as their head coach.
Flyers GM Ron Hextall understands there’s risk in hiring Dave Hakstol as head coach, but he feels Hakstol’s the right man for the job.
The Flyers won’t become a contender overnight, but Ron Hextall has a plan, has a direction, has a process. And that’s more than they’ve had in a while.