The Score "A pair of prominent Philadelphia Flyers will undergo surgery on May 17, general manager Ron Hextall announced Saturday. Claude Giroux and Shayne Gostisbehere are both scheduled to have surgery on their right hips, as well as repairs for bilateral lower abdominal tears." May 14
CSN Philly "For the first time in his career, Claude Giroux merely blended in. He had never been held without a goal in a Stanley Cup Playoffs — until now. In a series packed with firepower, Giroux tallied just one assist for one point, his lowest point total ever in 11 career postseason series. The..." April 26
TSN "Less than 48 hours after cameras appeared to capture him unconscious on the ice after his head bounced off the boards, Flyers captain Claude Giroux said he will be in the lineup against the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night. Giroux did not participate in the Flyers’ optional morning skate. “I..." March 28
SB Nation "The Philadelphia Flyers received a double-whammy of bad news late Saturday night in Arizona. The obvious news is that their loss to the Coyotes means they lose ground in the Eastern Conference playoffs race. The second bit of news could somehow be worse: captain Claude Giroux left the game..." March 27
The Score "Philadelphia Flyers forward Claude Giroux made an immediate impact in his return to the lineup Saturday. The Flyers captain ripped a perfect shot past Arizona Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue for the 500th point of his NHL career." February 27
Courier-Post "For a third straight game, the Flyers will be without their captain as they try desperately to make up ground in a playoff race that they began Wednesday’s action five points behind. Claude Giroux has not skated since taking a hit up high from Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban Friday..." February 25
Injury updates from GM Ron Hextall:
-Couturier skated today; is ahead of schedule & day-to-day
-Giroux skated today; Possible to play Tues.
NHL.com "Flyers GM Ron Hextall announced that center Claude Giroux will not be in the lineup in tonight’s Flyers-Maple Leafs game at the Air Canada Centre due to an upper-body injury. He is considered day-to-day. This will be the first missed game of the season for Giroux, who leads the Flyers in..." February 20
Philly.com "Claude Giroux spent three fun-filled days in Nashville for the all-star festivities, but now comes the hard part: trying to steer the Flyers to an Eastern Conference playoff berth in the final 35 games. The Flyers, who will begin the unofficial second half of the season Tuesday against visiting..." February 01
Philly.com "The second line, bolstered by the addition of Jake Voracek, has been the Flyers' most effective unit lately. The bad news: Claude Giroux's top line continues to struggle. Giroux is point-less in his last five games, including Sunday's 4-2 loss in Anaheim. It's the longest he has gone without..." December 28
CSN Philly "There is probably no type of consolation you can offer the Flyers right now for their current goal dilemma. They simply can’t score a goal to save their miserable lives. Yet as bad as things have been lately — 167:54 streak without a goal that ended earlier this week, plus the current streak..." November 27
Philly.com "During baseball's General Managers Meetings in Florida this week, word seaped out that the Phillies were willing to listen to offers for their young closer, Ken "100-miles-an-hour" Giles. On the surface, it made no sense. With a new team president and a new GM, the Phillies are in rebuilding..." November 13
Philly.com "THIS WAS always the situation the Flyers and their two top-line stars would be in when this offseason started. Jakub Voracek's 81 points last season and three straight seasons of solid production made it obvious he wasn't going to hit free agency when his four-year deal ran out after next..." August 07
CSN Philly "The Flyers are going to miss the playoffs for the second time in three years, and you know what that means? It’s time to panic and call for the trades of the team’s two best players. On Wednesday, the Daily News published its latest DN Agenda, which “examines a major issue of the day in..." April 08
CSN Philly "The odds are not in the Flyers' favor. As of this posting, for instance, there's just a 3.9 percent chance that the Flyers make the playoffs. They're still nine points out of a playoff spot, even after winning four games in a row -- their longest win streak so far this season. Claude Giroux..." February 03
CSN Philly "The strongest indication that Claude Giroux was going to play against the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night didn’t come on the ice, but off it. He was kicking the soccer ball around with his left foot in the bowels of the Wells Fargo Center in sneakers an hour before the game. The only thing..." January 07
Giroux officially listed as day to day and may play Tues. vs Ottawa.
Claude Giroux WILL play tonight against the Rangers. Puck drops in 10 minutes. #PHIvsNYR
Courier-Post "After a mysterious absence from a team function Monday night, a cryptic tweet and a couple doctors visits, it's finally known what the deal is with Flyers captain Claude Giroux. The team tweeted Monday that Giroux didn't attend an event for season-ticket holders so that he could be examined by..." November 19
Giroux will also probably play Thurs. in DC, Berube says.
Philly.com "Six days after he suffered a lower-body injury that was supposed to sideline him for two weeks, Claude Giroux made a surprising return to the Flyers' practice Thursday morning in Voorhees. The Flyers' captain stretched, skated gingerly at first, and flipped passes to his teammates. He had a big..." September 25
NHL.com "Approximately 15 minutes into Day 1 of Flyers training camp, captain Claude Giroux left the ice to what was later announced as a lower-body injury. According to general manager Ron Hextall, Giroux is still being evaluated and the club is not sure of his status at this point. What the Flyers do..." September 20
#Flyers GM Ron Hextall has announced that captain Claude Giroux has a lower-body injury and is being evaluated.
CSN Philly "Well, at least Claude Giroux is confident. ESPN’s subscription Insider service is on a quest to declare the NHL’s top franchise player—that is to say the hand-picked player a franchise would choose to build around in a fantasy draft, I guess—and it’s taken the Worldwide Leader on an interesting..." September 13
CBS Sports "The Philadelphia Flyers were one of the more intriguing teams to follow during the 2013-14 season. The club overcame a disastrous start to the year and ended up making the playoffs before a first-round ouster at the hands of eventual Eastern Conference champion New York Rangers. There was a..." August 07
NHL.com "The National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today that centre Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, centre Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and centre Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers have been nominated as finalists for the 2013-14 Ted Lindsay Award. The Ted..." May 05
NHL.com "Forwards Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers are the three finalists for the 2013-14 Hart Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team," the National Hockey League announced..." May 01
The Score "With one goal and two assists Friday against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers raised his totals to 25 goals and 53 assists in 73 games, good for third overall in NHL scoring. It's quite a feat considering Giroux didn't score a goal until the 16th game of the..." March 30
CSN Philly "Some have suggested Team Canada’s Olympic snub of Claude Giroux is the real impetus in the meteoric rise of his game since Dec. 11. Since that date, Giroux is No. 1 in the NHL with 51 points. Since Jan. 4, he has 13 goals and 21 assists for 34 points in 27 games. That latest point total..." March 19
Claude Giroux: "It has to be the most embarrassing game I've been involved with."
NHL.com "Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux received the news he wouldn't be headed to the 2014 Sochi Olympics for Canada while preparing for his team's morning skate at Prudential Center on Tuesday. It wasn't easy. "[Canada general manager] Steve Yzerman called me [Tuesday] morning; it was a..." January 07
Courier-Post "As Claude Giroux helped run the Flyers power play in the morning skate Wednesday at Joe Louis Arena, he saw the opponent’s coach out of the corner of his eye. Mike Babcock sat about 15 rows up, his two assistants scouting the Flyers for a game that night, he looking at Giroux and wondering if..." December 06
Philly.com "IF FORMER NFL coach Jim Mora were at Flyers practice yesterday he probably would have been incredulous. Playoffs? Did you say playoffs? Actually Claude Giroux did say playoffs and the 25-year-old captain wasn't kidding. A few minutes after one of the most grueling practices of the season..." October 22
NHL.com "Going from junior hockey walk-on to first-round NHL draft pick to NHL All-Star takes equal parts skill and confidence. For Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux who traveled that very path to becoming one of the top players in the League neither seems to be in great abundance right..." October 11
CSN Philly "Claude Giroux was quoting Bernie Parent. “It’s a beautiful game” he reminded reporters Tuesday. “You need to enjoy it. It feels like I’m not enjoying it right now. You go back to the basics. Start playing a little more physical. I don’t know. I’m sure I will figure it out.” There are..." October 10
CSN Philly "Flyers captain Claude Giroux will play his first preseason game on Tuesday night when the New Jersey Devils visit Wells Fargo Center. The club “announced” it via Instagram by posting a photo of Giroux’s sweater hanging in the dressing room asking “Guess who’s back in the lineup?” Giroux..." September 24
CSN Philly "Flyers captain Claude Giroux continues to progress from his offseason right hand injury and could be ready to see game action as soon as next Tuesday’s preseason game against the New Jersey Devils. “I’d love to that’s for sure” Giroux said. “As long as my hand lets me be 100 percent Tuesday I’d..." September 20
Philly.com "Golf season is over. Thankfully for the Flyers the clubs are now packed away and Claude Giroux was back on the ice with his teammates on Thursday for the first official day of training camp. It also marked Giroux’s first full practice since tearing through four tendons in his right hand on Aug. 15..." September 12
CSN Philly "He will be there in mind body and soul. Yet how much actual work Claude Giroux does on the ice remains to be seen. The Flyers’ captain remains weeks away from playing competitively as he recovers from August surgery to repair two slashed tendons in his right hand. But Giroux can..." September 12
TSN "Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux has cancelled any weekend travel plans to Calgary. The 25-year-old Giroux says he's not going to attend Hockey Canada's summer orientation camp ahead of the 2014 Sochi Olympics according to TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun. Giroux - who underwent..." August 25
Philly.com "Claude Giroux was on the golf course yesterday in Ottawa with teammate Jason Akeson taking a break from offseason training when one swing changed his entire summer. "It was just a freak thing" Giroux told the Daily News. "I was taking a swing and my club hit a little behind the ball. The shaft..." August 17
BREAKING: Flyers sources confirm Giroux injured wrist today (surgically repaired) and pulled out of Ottawa golf event tomorrow (more)...
Hearing that Claude Giroux and the Flyers are close to agreeing to an 8-yr deal worth north of $8 M a year...
While the Flyers work on a contract for Mark Streit, preliminary discussions on extending Claude Giroux's contract have also begun. #TSN
TSN "As the Philadelphia Flyers continue to work on a contract with recently acquired defenceman Mark Streit, TSN hockey analyst Darren Dreger reports the team has also begun preliminary discussions on extending Claude Giroux's contract. The 25-year-old centre has one year left on a three-year,..." June 14
Philly.com "Claude Giroux's first year as the Flyers' captain will not be remembered fondly. It's not that the slick-passing, 25-year-old center played poorly - it's that his team, for a variety of reasons, never clicked until they were eliminated from the playoffs and the pressure had been..." May 01
Courier-Post "Claude Giroux's first season as Flyers captain was an enjoyable but frustrating learning experience. His individual stats dropped slightly and his team missed the playoffs. "Obviously, it was something new," Giroux said. "It was a good experience to have that 'C' and also to have a lot of..." April 28
Courier-Post "On a day off that followed an ugly Flyers loss in Montreal, Danny Briere huddled with Matt Read for a heart-to-heart Sunday. Other players talked among themselves or thought about Claude Giroux’s harsh message. The Flyer captain’s demands for more effort in a postgame interview after the loss..." February 19
The Globe and Mail "The line of Claude Giroux, Matt Read and Jakub Voracek combined for three goals and 10 points Monday, helping the Philadelphia Flyers break a slump with a 7-0 matinee victory over the New York Islanders. Giroux scored two goals and added an assist, Read had a goal and two assists and Voracek..." February 18