This Date in Flyers History
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After a nine-year NHL career, including three with the Flyers, Keith Jones (right) currently serves as a color analyst for Flyers broadcasts with Jim Jackson (left) on CSN, as well as a national studio analyst for NBC's coverage of the NHL.
On this date in 2001, Keith Jones announced his retirement from the NHL.
Jones played parts of three seasons with the Flyers after coming to Philadelphia in a trade with Colorado in 1998.
He posted 18 goals and 31 assists for 49 points and 78 penalty minutes in 66 regular season games for the Flyers during the 1998-99 season, however injuries would limit Jones to just 65 games over the next two seasons.
Jones registered 27 goals and 47 assists for 74 points and 164 penalty minutes in 131 regular season games with the Flyers (1998-99 to 2000-01) and recorded 258 points (117G-141A) and 765 penalty minutes in 491 regular season games in the NHL.
ALSO ON THIS DATE: - The Flyers own an all-time record of 10-8-2-1
- Born on 'This Date' are Flyers Alumni: Lindsay Carson (1981-88)