The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they
have recalled nine players from their American
Hockey League affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms,
according to general manager Paul Holmgren.
Joining the Flyers for the playoffs are forwards
Tyler Brown, Matt Ford, Ben Holmstrom, Tye McGinn
and Harry Zolnierczyk; defensemen Erik Gustafsson,
Oliver Lauridsen and Brandon Manning; and goaltender
The players will comprise the "Black Aces"
squad with the Flyers through the playoffs. They
will be ready to step in should the need require
in Philadelphia's Stanley Cup Playoff run. And
all of the players receive the invaluable experience
of being with a team during the intensity of an
Name (Pos.) - 2011-12 GP G-A-P PIM
Brown, Tyler (F) - Phantoms AHL 71 8-9-17 28
Holmstrom, Ben (C)- Phantoms AHL 67 15-26-41 134
/ FLYERS NHL 5 0 0 0 2
Ford, Matt (RW) - Phantoms AHL 31 19-12-31 31
/ Hershey AHL 39 10-18-28 47
McGinn, Tye (LW) - Phantoms AHL 63 12-6-18 45
Zolnierczyk, Harry (LW) - Phantoms AHL 39 8-13-21
37 / FLYERS NHL 37 3-3-6 35
Gustafsson, Erik (D) - Phantoms AHL 28 1-16-17
14 / FLYERS NHL 30 1-4-5 2
Lauridsen, Oliver (D) - Phantoms AHL 65 3-4-7
Manning, Brandon (D) - Phantoms AHL 46 6-13-19
81 / FLYERS NHL 4 0-0-0 0
Leighton, Michael (G) - Phantoms AHL 56 28-26-1,
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