Around The Net 02.15.13: Giroux is ready for the “C”; Nick Cousins backlash; Flyers-Devils preview and more

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Welcome to Around the Net, a weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL.

The case for Claude

Why Claude Giroux is a good captain: [Philly.com]

What we have here is a failure to communicate

Ian Laperriere’s comments about Nick Cousins cause an uproar: [Broad Street Hockey]

Zac attack

Zac Rinaldo is maturing, go figure: [The Hockey Writers]

Help on the blueline is coming soon

Andrej Meszaros returned to practice yesterday: [CSNPhilly-Tim Panaccio]

Flyers-Devils previews

A look at tonight’s Atlantic division showdown in Newark: [Hockeybuzz- Bill Meltzer] [CSNPhilly-Tim Riday]

Maybe you aren’t busy tonight. Hop on the train and go see the Flyers. Get your Philadelphia Flyers tickets here.

That’s all for this week, join me next week for more links from around the web on the Flyers and the NHL.