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Wayne Simmonds deserves better than what the Flyers are giving him

Wayne Simmonds deserves better than what the Flyers are giving him
Published On: Wed, Jan 09
Apr 9, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers right wing Wayne Simmonds (17) calls a play on the ice during the second period against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Derik Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports

Wayne Simmonds had every reason to pose for a brief photo op Tuesday night.

Albeit in a losing effort, Simmonds had just scored his 200th career goal as a Flyer, a rare accomplishment achieved by only 14 other players in franchise history.

Only one problem.A 

The Flyers didna€™t secure the puck that found its way into the back of the Capitals net, and perhaps it wouldna€™t have mattered. Simmonds was nowhere to be found afterward in the visitora€™s dressing room of Capital One Arena.

No one was quite sure of Simmonds whereabouts, but perhaps this postgame tweet provided a glimpse into Simmonds mindset.A 

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