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2017 Summer Transactions

As the offseason comes to a close, we take a look back at this summer's player transactions

by PhiladelphiaFlyers.com @NHLFlyers / http://www.philadelphiaflyers.com

APRIL

Apr. 25: Wayne Simmonds named a finalist for the NHL Foundation Player Award

Apr. 27: Flyers sign F Mikhail Vorobyev to Entry-Level Contract

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: Per GM Ron Hextall, the #Flyers have signed F Mikhail Vorobyov to an entry-level contract ��� https://t.co/UknyipuvQB pic.twitter.com/Qd22Sdnn0M

Apr. 29: With a 2.4% chance, the Flyers win the NHL Draft Lottery and the Second Overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, jumping from the 13th overall selection to No. 2.

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: ���� The #Flyers will pick 2nd in the 2017 #NHLDraft !!! ���� ��� https://t.co/IuBRlOh6Qx pic.twitter.com/bLrw1AlNRI 

MAY

May 30: Flyers sign F Oskar Lindblom to to Entry-Level Contract

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: Per GM Ron Hextall, the #Flyers have signed 2014 5th round draft pick Oskar Lindblom to an entry-level contract ��� https://t.co/D8eHRIlzap pic.twitter.com/JFhwfpO1tz

JUNE

June 7: Flyers name Kris Knoblauch Assistant Coach

June 9: Flyers sign D Shayne Gostisbehere to multi-year contract

June 16: Flyers acquire F Brendan Warren and a fifth-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for LW Nick Cousins and G Merrick Madsen

June 21: The Vegas Golden Knights select F Pierre-Edouard Bellemare in the Expansion Draft

June 23: Flyers select C Nolan Patrick 2nd overall in the 1st round of the NHL Entry Draft

Embed - Twitter: Tweet from @NHLFlyers: Welcome to Philadelphia, Nolan Patrick! #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/ugOYRqZT2Y

June 23: Flyers acquire the 27th overall pick, along with center Jori Lehtera and a conditional 1st round pick in 2018 from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for forward Brayden Schenn

June 23: The Flyers select C Morgan Frost 27th overall in the 1st round of the NHL Entry Draft

Embed - Twitter: Tweet from @NHLFlyers: With the #27 pick, the #Flyers have selected Morgan Frost! Welcome to Philadelphia! #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/DERKqIi5dN

June 24: Flyers acquired a second round pick (35th overall) from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the Flyers' 44th (2nd round), 75th (3rd round) and 108th (4th round) pick in the 2017 NHL Draft.

June 24: Flyers acquired the Montreal Canadiens' Seventh Round pick in 2018 in exchange for the Flyers' Seventh Round pick (199th overall) in the 2017 NHL Draft. 

June 24: Flyers select seven players in Rounds 2-7 at the NHL Entry Draft:

(LW) Isaac Ratcliffe  

(2nd Round - 35th overall)

(G) Kirill Ustimenko

(3rd Round - 80th overall)

(LW) Matthew Strome (4th Round - 106th overall)

(RW) Maksim Sushko

(4th Round - 107th overall)

(LW) Noah Cates

(5th Round - 137th overall)

(C) Olle Lycksell (6th Round - 168th overall)

(D) Wyatt Kalynuk

(7th Round - 196th overall)

Video: The Flyers 2017 Draft class

June 26: Flyers Alumnus Mark Recchi is elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame's Class of 2017

June 27: Flyers sign D Mark Alt to 1-year contract

June 29: Flyers sign F Jordan Weal to 2-year contract

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: Per GM Ron Hextall, the #Flyers have re-signed F Jordan Weal to a two-year contract: https://t.co/PX5MAwXoee

 

JULY

July 1: Flyers sign G Brian Elliott to 2-year contract

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: The #Flyers have signed free agent G Brian Elliott to a two-year contract: https://t.co/Ur44NDqBiA July 1: Flyers sign forwards Mike Vecchione, Corban Knight & Phil Varone to 2-year contracts

July 11: Flyers sign F Scott Laughton to 2-year contract

July 14: Flyers sign F Taylor Leier to 1-year contract

July 15: Flyers sign goaltenders Alex Lyon and Anthony Stolarz to one-year contracts

July 15: Flyers sign F Cole Bardreau to 2-year contract

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: The #Flyers have re-signed goaltenders Alex Lyon and Anthony Stolarz along with F Cole Bardreau.Full details: https://t.co/uqi72C84IQ

July 17: Flyers sign 2nd overall pick, Nolan Patrick, to an Entry-Level Contract

 

AUGUST

August 3: Flyers sign 1st round draft pick (27th overall), Morgan Frost, AND 2nd round draft pick (35th overall), Isaac Ratcliffe, to entry-level contracts

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: The #Flyers have signed 2017 draft picks Morgan Frost and Isaac Ratcliffe to their entry level contracts: https://t.co/leodRAsJns

 

 

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