The Flyers signed forward Jakub Voracek to a multi-year contract extension. He joined Philadelphia last season in the deal with Columbus. The 22-year old had 18 goals and 49 points in 78 regular-season games last season, and finished third on the Flyers in postseason scoring with 10 points.
Semin signs with Carolina
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Free-agent forward Alexander Semin (SEHM’-ihn) has agreed to terms with the Carolina Hurricanes on a one-year contract worth $7 million. Semin is a former member of the Washington Capitals and is the latest big name to join the Hurricanes, who acquired center Jordan Staal in a draft-day trade with Pittsburgh.