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He's always been a very good AHL player. Unfortunately, he had some attitude problems with the Phantoms, so the Flyers traded him. I think he was actually the team's leading scorer at the time, so the locker room issues must have been overwhelming. I think he can be a solid 4th line LW. He's humongous, so he can play the crash and bang style of game and provide some screens in front of the net.
Who really knows? The Flyers haven't demonstrated they their AHL system is a breed ground for future NHL players. He wasn't the only one who got in hot water. I think at the time he was unhappy about not getting an NHL look. Glad he is hanging around though.

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