Ray Emery Inching Closer to Return with Flyers

Posted: 9th January 2010 by Mark Ritter in NHL
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Written By: Mark ôThe Hard Hitterö Ritter

NHL.com is reporting that the Philadelphia Flyers are set to loan goaltender Ray Emery to their AHL affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms, for conditioning purposes.

Emery, who has been sidelined with a tear in his abdominal region, has missed 16 games. The Flyers went into a downward spiral when Emery went down, highlighted by a seven-game losing streak in mid December.

Emery played well enough to keep the Flyers in the game on most nights and gave the team a certain level of confidence when he was between the pipes. Emery, who is expected to rejoin the Flyers on Sunday, put together a record of 11-8-1 with a 2.83 goals against average and a .901 save percentage before getting injured.

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