Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Most Expendable Players on the Flyers’ Roster

July 10th, 2012 by Dan Fremuth Leave a reply »
Annually considered to be one of the most active teams in the league once the offseason hits, the Philadelphia Flyers have remained relatively quiet so far.

Philly bolstered its back end with the acquisition of Luke Schenn and has made a trio of tepid drops into free agency, nabbing forward Ruslan Fedotenko, defenseman Bruno Gervais and goaltender Michael Leighton.

All told, though, it's been a rather tame offseason to date for the traditionally wheeling-and-dealing Flyers.  Still, it feels as though there are moves left to be made to elevate Philly's status in the three months before the season kicks off.

To acquire new players (either by trade or free agency) it often requires the loss of players on the existing roster.  Whether it's a player-for-player swap or a salary dump to clear cap space for newcomers, an NHL roster is only so big.

With that, here are the five most expendable players currently on the Flyers' roster.

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