Andrej Meszaros, Andreas Nodl
Philadelphia Flyers' Andrej Meszaros, left, raises his arms as Andreas Nodl, right, joins in celebration of Meszaros' goal in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders, Saturday, April 9, 2011, in Philadelphia. Meszaros had two goal in the game. The Flyers won 7-4. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 11:26 am
The Philadelphia Flyers' defense took another hit on Tuesday as the team announced that Andrej Meszaros is out indefinitely with a torn right Achilles tendon.
General manager Paul Holmgren said in a statement that Meszaros was injured last week during summer training in Slovakia.
Meszaros had surgery by Dr. Steve Raikin at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia.
Meszaros had seven goals and 18 assists in 62 games for the Flyers last season.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 11:26 am.