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Philadelphia Flyers captain Sean Couturier
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Sean Couturier Learns His Fate Ahead Of Saturday's Game

Published March 23, 2024 at 12:27
BY SAMER

The Philadelphia Flyers have been experiencing some drama lately with the treatment of captain Sean Couturier. Head coach John Tortorella sent a strong message to the team by benching Flyers captain Sean Couturier for being a healthy scratch.

Couturier had to watch from the sidelines as the Flyers won against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Despite his agent, Erik Lupien, expressing displeasure through the media, Couturier found himself benched again for the next game against the Carolina Hurricanes, which the Flyers lost.

It was undoubtedly tough for Couturier, a respected NHL veteran, to deal with this situation. However, there are signs that he may return to the lineup soon.




According to a report by Flyers insider Anthony SanFilippo, Couturier is expected to play in the upcoming game against the Boston Bruins. This game is crucial for the Flyers as they aim to secure their spot in the 2024 Stanley Cup playoffs.

I'm told Sean Couturier will be back in the lineup for the
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It's uncertain whether Couturier will return to his usual position in the lineup or if Tortorella has other plans.

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