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Flyers acquire Carcillo, McLaren in 2 deals @NHLdotcom

VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) -The Philadelphia Flyers made a pair of deals on deadline day, acquiring forward Daniel Carcillo from the Phoenix Coyotes and defenseman Kyle McLaren from the San Jose Sharks.

The Flyers traded forward Scottie Upshall and a 2011 second-round draft pick to the Coyotes on Wednesday and gave the Sharks a sixth-round pick.

Upshall, acquired two years ago from Nashville near the trade deadline in the Peter Forsberg trade, had seven goals and 21 points in 55 games this season for the Flyers.

Carcillo is a fighter who leads the NHL with 174 penalty minutes. He also has three goals and 10 points in 54 games.

McLaren, who spent the season with Worcester of the AHL, has 46 career goals and 207 points in 719 NHL games.

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