Bill Guerin a Good Fit for the Philadelphia Flyers?

September 5th, 2010 by Charlie O'Connor Leave a reply »
Free agent forward Bill Guerin skated at the Flyers' practice facility on Wednesday, an appearance that set off a firestorm of rumors and speculation.

The Flyers have long had interest in acquiring Guerin. In addition, Guerin has expressed a desire to play only for a contender. The reigning Eastern Conference Champions would seem to fit his criteria.

Guerin later claimed that he was simply visiting family in the area, and the team was just allowing the unrestricted free agent to use its facilities for skating practice.

Still, the Flyers do appear to have some interest in acquiring the 40-year-old winger. Numerous rumors have stated that the Flyers have been in contact with Guerin's agent, Bob Murray, but an agreement has not been reached.

Guerin wants a contract, while the Flyers appear to be more interested in giving him a tryout, just as they did for Blair Betts last season.

Bill Guerin could end up in a Flyers uniform by the end of the month. But is the former all-star winger a good fit for the roster?

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