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Jeff Carter Out 3-4 Weeks With Broken Bone in Foot

Posted By Mike Santa Barbara On Mar 22 2010 @ 2:16 pm In Philadelphia Flyers | 14 Comments

As if things couldn’t get worse for the Flyers, they were blindsided by the news that their leading scorer Jeff Carter will be out for 3-4 weeks. Carter will be out until at least the 1st round of the playoffs with a broken bone in his ankle non-displaced fracture in his foot.

Carter blocked a shot from Atlanta’s Clarke MacArthur during the 1st period of last nights 3-1 loss to the Thrashers.

The Flyers are tied for 5th in the East but have lost 4 of their last 5 games.

The Flyers have struggled to score goals as of late, the task to continue their playoff push now becomes even harder with the loss of Carter.

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