Feb 15, 2013; Newark, NJ, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Matt Read (24) during the first period against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Jim O

Philadelphia Flyers' Matt Read Out Six Weeks With Torn Rib Muscles


It wasn’t long after the Philadelphia Flyers Thursday game against the Florida Panthers that it was announced center Matt Read would miss approximately six weeks with a torn ribs muscle. Read was initially injured during the Flyers 6-5 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.

There is always a chance that Read could miss more time with the injury, but the early diagnosis is six weeks.

We will update you with more information on Read’s injury as it becomes available.

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