Flyers invite Bryan Berard to camp

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The 31-year-old Berard was the No. 1 overall draft pick of the Ottawa Senators in 1995, but refused to sign and was traded to the New York Islanders.

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Red Bandit

Philadelphia, PA

#1 Aug 26, 2008
I like this. I hope he catches on here. I always liked Berard. I think he would be a good addition to the defence. Now who do we send down to the minors or trade if he catches on here?
Red Wings25

West Chester, PA

#2 Aug 26, 2008
That would be cool to add Berard.

We could pair our defensemen like this:

Send Kukkonen down the the minors or trade him. Berard is a former no.1 overall pick and I believe he's a shutdown defenseman. We could even pair him with Jones and put Eminger with Vaananen. I don't know, it's tough to say cause the Flyers are loaded with defensive prospects(Ryan Parent, Luca Sbisa, etc...)There's also the Hatcher situation, so i'm not sure. I definitely would sack Kukkonen for the meantime, if Berard makes the team. It would be nice too cause that would give the Flyers 6 starting defensemen, and 2 additional D-men ready for call up in case anyone gets injured.

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