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Flyers know they'll miss Kimmo Timonen, who's out with blood cl…

Flyers know they'll miss Kimmo Timonen, who's out with blood clots

NHL.com Updated 1 hour ago
The biggest hit to the Philadelphia Flyers' playoff hopes happened before they even stepped onto the ice for training camp. Veteran defenceman Kimmo Timonen was diagnosed with potentially life-threatening blood clots over the summer in Finland a...
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