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Flyers' Timonen out for second straight game

Monday, 02.03.2014 / 3:10 PM

By NHL.com Staff -  / 2013-2014 At the Rink Blog

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen will be out of the lineup again due to a lower-body injury when the Flyers play at the San Jose Sharks on Monday.

Timonen was injured blocking a shot in the third period of the Flyers' game Jan. 30 against the Anaheim Ducks. He sat out Philadelphia's game Saturday against the Los Angeles Kings.

The 38-year-old has 19 points in 55 games and is second among the team's defensemen with an average ice time of 20:43 per game.

It means a lot to us, we're very excited. We're looking to continue to build on [our] top core talent of young players. It's just a great opportunity for us to really build high.

— Panthers vice president of hockey operations Travis Viola after Florida won the No. 1 pick in the NHL Draft Lottery