The Philadelphia Flyers missed the playoffs by seven points last season, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that their future looks bright. If Patrick could stay healthy, he could provide the Flyers with a nice offensive boost next season. Philadelphia can use all the help they can get up front, as they ranked 20th in goals for in 2016-17.
“I know some teams that have kind of talked and taken a look at it,” said Elliotte Friedman on the NHL Network (H/T to FanRag Sports). Friedman also heard teams suggesting that Anaheim might be interested in Jagr, but based on his own investigation that doesn’t appear to be the case. Ultimately Jagr might end up starting the season in the Czech Republic and would have the option of playing in the Olympics if that happens, but even if he does begin the year in Europe, he could still re-sign with an NHL squad later on in the 2017-18 campaign.
BETHESDA, Md. – April 10, 2017 – CSN Mid-Atlantic will provide comprehensive multiplatform coverage of the Washington Capitals’ 2017 first-round playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, highlighted by live coverage of the first five potential games, beginning with Game 1 on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m., as well as Game 7, if necessary. CSN’s live-game coverage, along with pregame and postgame shows, will continue to be available on CSNmidatlantic.com and theNBC Sports app during the playoffs. CSN will surround all seven potential first-round games with more than two hours of live Capitals news, analysis and commentary with one-hour editions of Caps GameTime before games and expanded postgame