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If the Flyers were to make a move by the trade deadline, here are a couple players who could be moving zip codes:
Matt Read - Matt Read's return from a severe upper body injury may have turned some heads throughout the league or enough to peak interest at the deadline. Read's contract also ends after the 2013-2014 season—the same as Claude Giroux, Brayden Schenn, Sean Couturier, Tye McGinn and Andrej Meszaros.
It will be hard for the Flyers to re-sign every player, and currently, Read would require the most talent in return. According to CBC Sports, the Calgary Flames could potentially be interested in the young forward.
If Philly does any business with Calgary, know that Flames assistant GM John Weisbrod has chased Read for years.
Additionally, The Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch, reported the Ottawa Senators are seeking a top-six forward, although no specific deal has been rumored with Philadelphia.
Max Talbot - Talbot would bring any team playoff experience and locker-room chemistry. It would be tough for the Flyers to lose a player like Talbot, but Philly is desperate and may look to unload its veteran player.
The Edmonton Journal's Jim Matheson, recently wrote an article suggesting the Edmonton Oilers should consider pursuing Talbot at the deadline.
The Edmonton Oilers absolutely should go after Philadelphia Flyers forward Max Talbot. Stanley Cup pedigree and only age 29. Has some personality, plays hard, and even if he has three years left on his deal, it’s only $1.75 million a year.
Danny Briere - Danny Briere has been linked to numerous trade rumors this season, and all have been either denied or false. With a no-movement clause in his contract, Briere is set on staying put in Philadelphia for both personal and business reasons.
Now that the aging veteran has suffered a concussion, it will be much more difficult to move him. But if he can recover quickly, a bubble team may try and pry him away from Philly to bulk up its postseason roster.
Ruslan Fedotenko - As mentioned earlier, Fedotenko could help a team seeking playoff experience and special-teams play. With his contract ending after this season, it's likely the Flyers will let him walk, but any teams looking for a short-term-rental player might look his way. No trade rumors have been linked to the veteran forward.
Simon Gagne - Much like Fedotenko, Gagne could be a rental player for bubble or playoff caliber teams. The recent Stanley Cup champion would provide veteran leadership and locker-room chemistry to many teams. It would be sad to see Gagne leave (again), but hockey is a cruel business at times.