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Broad Street Hockey Jul 29, 2014

Tuesday Morning Fly By: There are far too many days between now and hockey.

Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes... *Might as well start off with the sweetest thing ever: the Flyers gave a 104-year old superfan the opportunity to try on a 1975 Stanley Cup ring and she cried. Get ready to feel things. [BSH] *Meltzer on Scott Laughton's development. [Hockeybuzz] *The Flyers are still asking you to head over to their site to vote for the best goal of last season. [Flyers] *Jeff Carter wins a lot of things. [SB Nation] *The ins and outs of NHL offseason training. [The Hockey Writers] *Claude Giroux bought...
Broad Street Hockey Jul 7, 2014
The Philly hockey media is predictably outraged at Claude Giroux

The Philly hockey media is predictably outraged at Claude Giroux

We've seen this song and dance before. It didn't even take a week, but the Philadelphia hockey media is already on Claude Giroux's case. Giroux was arrested last week in Ottawa for pinching a cops butt -- which, let's be honest, is about as tame a crime as one can commit. Especially since we all know he wasn't seriously "assaulting a police officer" or whatever. He was drunk and joking around, as stupid 20-somethings often do. It was a dumb thing. But this isn't serious. Don't tell that to the bored Philly hockey media, though. They'll take any chance they can get to blow something out of...
philly.com Jul 4, 2014

Giroux apologizes for bar incident

After he spent a night in jail following a bizarre incident at an Ottawa bar, Flyers captain Claude Giroux issued an apology Thursday.
Rotoworld Jul 3, 2014

Claude Giroux apologizes for his actions - Claude Giroux (C) Philadelphia Flyers

Claude Giroux issued a statement of apology for his arrest for a strange incident on Tuesday night.
philly.com Jul 3, 2014

Giroux will be the butt of jokes

Flyers captain Claude Giroux allegedly grabbed the backside of a male police officer in Ottawa.
philly.com Jul 3, 2014

Giroux jailed

Flyers captain Claude Giroux spends a night in jail after being arrested, allegedly for grabbing the butt of an Ottawa cop.
Broad Street Hockey Jul 2, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Details emerge on Claude Giroux and Buttgate

EXCLUSIVE: Details emerge on Claude Giroux and Buttgate

Eyewitness accounts affirm that an appletini caused the NHL superstar to go on a clutchtime laden butt grabbing spree.This is satire, you moron. Broad Street Hockey has obtained exclusive details regarding the recent arrest of Flyers captain Claude Giroux. Early on July 2, the hockey world was shaken to its core when the Ottawa Sun reported that Claude Giroux had been arrested. The charge? Grabbing the sweet buttocks of a police officer -- a move that has led some to label the incident "Buttgate." Being Broad Street Hockey's number one source for piping hot exclusive reportage, upon...
philly.com Jul 2, 2014

Giroux arrested in strange Ottawa incident; no charges expected

An Ottawa police officer said Wednesday he does not expect Flyers captain Claude Giroux to face any charges after a bizarre incident Tuesday night. Giroux spent the night in an Ottawa jail cell, according to the Ottawa Sun.
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 2, 2014
Attorney on Flyers' Claude Giroux's arrest: 'Sounds like a really drunk guy having inappropriate fun'

Attorney on Flyers' Claude Giroux's arrest: 'Sounds like a really drunk guy having inappropriate fun'

Philadelphia attorney Howard Goldstein wonders if Ottawa police went too far jailing Claude Giroux for repeatedly grabbing an officer's butt.
Chicago Tribune Jul 2, 2014

Flyers' Giroux arrested for grabbing police officer's rear -- report

Philadelphia Flyers star center Claude Giroux was arrested in Ottawa and spent the night in jail for an incident involving a police officer, the Ottawa Sun reported Wednesday.

Flyers' Giroux arrested for grabbing police officer's rear -- report

Philadelphia Flyers star center Claude Giroux was arrested in Ottawa and spent the night in jail for an incident involving a police officer, the Ottawa Sun reported Wednesday.
philly.com Jul 2, 2014

Report: Flyers captain Claude Giroux arrested in Ottawa

Flyers center and captain Claude Giroux reportedly spent Tuesday night in a police cell in Ottawa after he was arrested for “repeatedly grabbing the buttocks of a male police officer.”
Broad Street Hockey Jul 2, 2014

Claude Giroux reportedly arrested in Ottawa

Claude Giroux was reportedly arrested in Ottawa Tuesday night after "an incident involving a police officer," the Ottawa Sun reports this morning. Although few details were immediately available, a source said Giroux was arrested for repeatedly grabbing the buttocks of a male police officer. Alcohol is believed to have been involved. The incident occurred at a bar in the Byward Market the source said. more to come

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