Wayne Simmonds, Right Wing, Philadelphia Flyers
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the second round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, as the 61st overall pick. October 14, 2008, in his third career game, Simmonds scored his first career NHL goal by knocking a rebound past Jean-Sébastien Giguère of the Anaheim Ducks. He He was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers, along with Brayden Schenn and a 2012 2nd round pick, for Mike Richards and Rob Bordson on June 23, 2011.scored 40 points in the 2009-10 regular season, nearly doubling his point total of the previous season. Achieved a Gordie Howe hat trick in a 5–2 loss to the New York Rangers at Wells Fargo Center on February 11, 2012. Simmonds recorded 29 goals to go with 31 assists for a career high 60 points during the 2013-14 NHL Season.
Claude Giroux, Center, Philadelphia Flyers
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Two All Star Game appearances The 2010 Prince of Wales Trophy winner, Giroux has taken over the lead role in Philadelphia after a couple All Star teammates were jettisoned out of town. The Flyers’ captain finished as the team’s top point scorer multiple times, and continues to lead his teammates by example on and off the ice.