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Broad Street Hockey Nov 5, 2015

Sean Couturier returns for Flyers tonight; Sam Gagner out of lineup

The news was mostly good out of Flyers' practice this morning, unless your name was Sam Gagner or Steve Mason. The Philadelphia Flyers have been without Sean Couturier for six games, due to a concussion caused by a Zac Rinaldo hit to the head. Tonight, they finally get their shutdown center back. Couturier will be in the lineup against the Calgary Flames, centering Matt Read and Wayne Simmonds. The news is not a surprise, as Couturier had skated in practice prior to Tuesday's matchup against the Edmonton Oilers. But concussion recovery is a tricky process, so Couturier's return to the...
philly.com Oct 27, 2015

Gagner filling in ably for Flyers

Sam Gagner is playing like he doesn't want to come out of the Flyers' lineup. Alternating between wing and center, Gagner has been used as an injury replacement for R.J. Umberger and Sean Couturier. He entered Tuesday with two goals and two assists) in five games, along with a plus-3 rating and a key shootout goal in a win over the Rangers.
philly.com Oct 27, 2015

With Flyers' Sean Couturier concussed, Sam Gagner gets playing time

Sam Gagner has played solidly in the absence of Sean Couturier, who revealed he got a concussion from Zac Rinaldo hit.

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