BREAKING: The worst has been confirmed for Tyson Foerster

Published February 12, 2024 at 8:42
BY TRAVIS POLITAKIS
     
Since the All-Star break, there has been plenty reasons that Philadelphia Flyers fans should remain optimistic heading into the latter part of the season. From rattling off three straight wins to 2024 All-Star Travis Konecny playing at an elite level, the Flyers are clicking on all-cylinders led by head coach John Tortorella. After Saturday night's win however, the Flyers received some unfortunate news.

After defeating the Seattle Kraken 3-2 to earn their third straight win, the Philadelphia Flyers were all smiles in the locker room celebrating a big win. Despite the win, one key Flyers right wing appeared to have suffered an injury as he was seen in a walking boot after the game.


Philadelphia's 22-year-old right wing Tyson Foerster blocked a critical shot with his leg in Saturday's victory and was visibly in pain. The walking boot after the game confirmed fans worries as it now looks like the Flyers could be without Foerster for a period of time.



Foerster received tests and treatment on Sunday morning, but still no official word from the Flyers medical staff on his status.

This comes at an unfortunate time for Foerster as he was beginning to find his rhythm on the ice. Foerster was heating up offensively, scoring three goals in his past four games, including two goals against the Boston Bruins in the final game before the All-Star break.

The Flyers and their fans are optimistic that the injury is minor and a Selke Trophy contender could be back on the ice shortly.

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