Forward Scott Laughton to Phantoms on Conditioning Loan

Phantoms Return to PPL Center This Saturday

November 3, 2016

Lehigh Valley, PA – The Philadelphia Flyers, parent club of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, have announced that forward Scott Laughton has reported to Lehigh Valley on a conditioning loan.

JustSports PhotographyA 22-year-old forward from Oakville, Ontario, Laughton is in the midst of his third professional season and is coming off a year in which he tallied 7 goals, 14 assists and 21 points in 71 games with the Flyers. A first-round selection (#20 overall) by Philadelphia in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, Laughton has appeared in 45 career AHL games with the Phantoms where he’s compiled 15 goals, 15 assists and 30 total points, including Lehigh Valley’s first-ever regular season goal scored at PPL Center on October 17, 2014.

The Phantoms cap a season-high five-game road trip on Friday, November 4 when they visit the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence for their first meeting of the year with the Bruins. The team then returns home to PPL Center on Saturday, November 5 for 80’s Night when the Springfield Thunderbirds come to town. A limited number of tickets remain for Saturday’s contest and can be purchased online at, by calling 610-347-TIXX or in-person at the PPL Center Box Office [701 Hamilton Street].

RISE UP! Another thrilling season of Lehigh Valley Phantoms hockey at PPL Center is underway! Reserve your season tickets and group outings for the 2016-2017 season of Phantoms hockey today. For more information on how to reserve your seat at PPL Center to the hottest ticket in town, call the Phantoms front office today at 610-224-GOAL [4625]!

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The Phantoms are thrilled to host the 2017 Capital BlueCross AHL All-Star Classic at PPL Center January 28-30. The Capital BlueCross AHL All-Star Classic weekend includes a Phan Fest during the day on Saturday, January 28 and a Tailgate Party that evening, followed by the AHL All-Star Skills Competition on Sunday, January 29 and the 2017 AHL All-Star Game on Monday, January 30. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime event. Packages starting at just $67 for the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic weekend are on sale now and include admission to Saturday’s Phan Fest & Tailgate Party, Sunday’s AHL All-Star Skills Competition and Monday’s All-Star Game. To purchase tickets, please visit or

The Phantoms are coming off their 20th Anniversary Season and second campaign in the Lehigh Valley playing at the state-of-the-art PPL Center. Established in 1996, the Phantoms spent their first 13 seasons at the Spectrum in Philadelphia before re-locating to Glens Falls, New York in 2009 where the team spent the next five seasons as the Adirondack Phantoms. A new era of Phantoms hockey began in the fall of 2014 when the Lehigh Valley Phantoms began play at the state-of-the-art PPL Center. Through 19 incredibly successful campaigns, the Phantoms have captured two Calder Cup Championships (1998, 2005), two Conference Championships (1998, 2005), two Regular Season Titles (1996-97, 1997-98) and four Division Championships (1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99, 2003-04).