Five Flyers goalie options, post-Bryzgalov
You all know the news by now — the Philadelphia Flyers will use a compliance buyout on goalie Ilya Bryzgalov.
It could be that management already has a plan in place to address the starting goaltending for next season, so don’t be surprised if there’s more to this story soon.
But here are five potential options, for discussion’s sake:
Another big contract with lots of years left, but the Flyers have the pockets to take it on, and let’s be honest, they aren’t exactly risk averse
A pending unrestricted free agent, Emery went a remarkable 17-1-0 (.922 save percentage) with the Blackhawks
A potential trade candidate out of Buffalo
A pending unrestricted free agent,
For the moment, he’s number one on the Flyers’ depth chart.