Everyone knew Giroux might be traded on the change deadline and maximum NHL analysts figured it'd be the Florida Panthers he could signal with.
Elliotte Friedman on his 32 Thoughts blog said the Panthers were now not the handiest team inquisitive about a Giroux alternate. The Colorado Avalanche, Boston Bruins and New York Rangers all known as the Flyers to look if Giroux could take delivery of a trade to at least one of those destinations however Giroux handiest wanted to play for Florida for a Stanley Cup run.
Friedman went on to say, he believes Claude Giroux is doing his studies on the Ottawa Senators, and that is the team he'll sign with and play for subsequent season until he retires.
Giroux turned into drafted twenty second standard by using the Philadelphia Flyers within the 1st spherical of the 2006 access draft. Over a profession that spans 15 seasons, he has a complete 900 factors in one thousand video games played, and 73 playoff factors in 85 video games performed.