Sep 272010
Talented Zherdev remains man of mystery for Flyers

September 27 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Frank Seravalli: “BEHIND A TINTED visor, Nikolai Zherdev’s eyes are hidden like a poker player at the final table of a big tournament. Through 2 weeks in Philadelphia, Zherdev remains every bit of the enigma he was when he skated back to Russia in 2009 after an arbitration dispute with [More…]

Sep 182010
Flyers forward Nikolai Zherdev remains an enigma

September 18 Philadelphia Inquirer: “New Flyers forward Nikolai Zherdev was an enigma during previous NHL stops with the Columbus Blue Jackets and New York Rangers. Zherdev was drafted fourth overall by the Blue Jackets in 2003. Last season, he played in Russia’s Kontinental Hockey League after the Rangers let him go following a $4 million [More…]