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Now, for this to happen, we have to assume that Ilya Bryzgalov, whose negotiating rights were traded to Philadelphia, does not sign with the Flyers.
As of this writing, he has not been given a contract, so let's proceed with speculation.
The Flyers will lose Brian Boucher to free agency this year. Boucher played 30 games in each of the last two seasons and went 27-28-7 in 77 games. He also went 10-10 in 21 postseason games.
Sergei Bobrovsky played his first season in North America this year, and he had a solid rookie record, going 28-13-8 in 54 games. He posted a .915 save percentage and 2.59 GAA. He also played in six postseason games, going 0-2 with a .877 save percentage and 3.23 GAA. Bobrovsky is under contract through the 2013-14 season.
Michael Leighton spent much of the year with the Adirondack Phantoms of the AHL and played in just one regular season game. He participated in two playoff games, earning one loss to go with a .862 save percentage and 3.43 GAA. Leighton has one more year left on his deal.
And now, we can throw in Bryzgalov. Bryzgalov had a better year than Vokoun, going 36-20-10 (sixth in wins) and posting a 2.48 GAA and .921 save percentage. He was also fourth with seven shutouts.
Likelihood: Vokoun will be a good fit should the Flyers not elect to sign Bryzgalov. But, Bryzgalov is a Stanley Cup winner and a Vezina Trophy nominee. The Flyers would be foolish not to sign the former Coyotes goaltender, thus ending any chance of Vokoun playing on Broad Street.