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Moving Claude Giroux back to center may be Flyers' best move

Moving Claude Giroux back to center may be Flyers' best move
Published On: Wed, Jul 11
December 27, 2015; Anaheim, CA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers Claude Giroux (28) controls the puck against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Sami Vatanen (45) during the first period at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

One ring down, one ring to go.

Claude Giroux is enjoying a summer of marital bliss afterA tying the knot with fiancee Ryanne Breton.

When he returns to Philadelphia later this summer, hea€™ll begin his quest once again to earn that much more elusive championship ring. Of course, few people believe the Flyers are close to winning a Stanley Cup, but with the addition of James van Riemsdyk, theya€™re closer.

Maybe one more stud defenseman, Carter Hart in his prime, and switching the captain back to center?

Is it possible that after topping the 100-point plateau for the first time in his career, Girouxa€™s left wing conversion was just a one-year experiment?

General manager Ron Hextall stated a desire to sign a third-line center who wouldA help kill penalties, but only signing one on his terms.A 

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