Mon Jun 28 07:19am EDT
The team made a deal with the Sharks over the weekend to attain the negotiating rights. But a "source close to the situation" tells the Inquirer that he's "not optimistic" a deal between the two sides will get done before Thursday.
But perhaps the interest the Flyers are showing now will help the team once Nabokov becomes a free agent.
Yahoo! Sports' Greg Wyshynski points out that it's been some time since the Flyers have had someone this good in goal.
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