Feb 162011
 
Flyers winger Kris Versteeg

New Flyers winger Kris Versteeg makes his debut

February 16:

Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web…

Versteeg excited by trade

February 16 Camden Courier-Post:

“On the underside of his arm, Kris Versteeg bears a reminder of just how far the Flyers came to winning a Stanley Cup last June.  Tattooed into his skin are three numbers that will live forever in Chicago Blackhawks history: 6, 9 and 11.

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Ex-Flyers tell Versteeg he’s in a good place

February 16 Philadelphia Inquirer:

Kris Versteeg heard the whispers weeks ago.  Versteeg wasn’t sure where he was going, who he was going to play with, or if the team he was going to would be in contention for the playoffs. He knew he just wanted to get out of Toronto.

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Flyers see new addition Versteeg as “nice, complementary piece”

February 16 Philadelphia Inquirer:

“Right winger Kris Versteeg, called a “sneaky, slippery player” by one of his new teammates, probably had the same reaction as the rest of the NHL when he was acquired by the Flyers from Toronto on Monday.  “I look at their roster,” he said after participating in the morning skate, preparing for Tuesday night’s key game against Tampa Bay, “and I was like, ‘Holy – !’ ”

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New acquisition Versteeg seems like a versatile player

February 15 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Frank Seravalli:

“Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Brian Burke has always said he is not a fan of the NHL’s annual trade deadline. One of the most hyped days in hockey often diminishes returns for teams looking to transform themselves.  That’s why Burke phoned his close friend, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren,

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