The Flyers’ offseason has gotten off to an interesting start, with many fans down on trades for Matt Niskanen and Justin Braun, fine with the free agent signing of Kevin Hayes, and mixed on the team’s Draft weekend haul. The Flyers entered this offseason with five restricted free agents of note including defensemen Ivan Provorov and Travis Sanheim, as well as forwards Travis Konecny, Ryan Hartman, and Scott Laughton.
The first domino fell today as the team reached an agreement on a two-year extension with Travis Sanheim:
— Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) June 24, 2019
Analysis of the deal after the jump: