NHL: Philadelphia 4, Phoenix 2

GLENDALE, Ariz., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Matt Read ignited a first-period outburst with a power-play goal and added two assists Saturday in the Philadelphia Flyers' 4-2 victory over Phoenix.

NHL: Philadelphia 4, Anaheim 3 (OT)

ANAHEIM, Calif., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Claude Giroux put a slap shot past Jonas Hiller with 1:31 left in overtime Friday, giving Philadelphia a 4-3 victory over Anaheim.

NHL: Philadelphia 3, Montreal 1

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Sergei Bobrovsky allowed only a first-period goal Friday and the Philadelphia Flyers rallied to score three times in the second to down Montreal 3-1.

NHL: Philadelphia 5, Carolina 3

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Claude Giroux scored two goals and the Philadelphia Flyers allowed only 20 Carolina shots Monday in their 5-3 victory over the Hurricanes.

NHL: Philadelphia 9, Columbus 2

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Sean Couturier scored twice and seven other Flyers found the net Saturday in Philadelphia's 9-2 blitz of the Columbus Blue Jackets.

NHL: New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 3 (SO)

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Patrik Elias produced the decisive goal during the third round of the shootout Thursday to bring the New Jersey Devils a 4-3 victory over Philadelphia.

NHL: Philadelphia 5, Carolina 1

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Jaromir Jagr scored twice during a four-goal outburst in the third period Saturday that lifted the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-1 victory over Carolina.

NHL: Philadelphia 4, Toronto 2

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Scott Hartnell and Jaromir Jagr each scored a pair of goals Monday, powering the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over Toronto.

NHL: Washington 5, Philadelphia 2

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Alex Ovechkin scored twice Thursday and Tomas Vokoun turned aside 40 shots to keep the Washington Capitals unbeaten with a 5-2 victory over Philadelphia.

NHL: Philadelphia 7, Ottawa 2

OTTAWA, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Matt Read scored a goal and added three assists Tuesday, sparking the Philadelphia Flyers' 7-2 rout of Ottawa.

NHL: Philadelphia 5, Vancouver 4

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Defenseman Andrej Meszaros scored a tiebreaking goal 4:40 into the third period Wednesday to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 5-4 victory over Vancouver.

NHL: Philadelphia 3, New Jersey 0

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Ilya Bryzgalov posted a 20-save shutout Saturday, his first for Philadelphia, and guided the Flyers to a 3-0 blanking of New Jersey.

NHL: Philadelphia 2, Boston 1

BOSTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek scored during the last minute of the first period Thursday, bringing Philadelphia a 2-1 victory over reigning NHL champ Boston.

NHL: Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 2

PITTSBURGH, March 29 (UPI) -- Scott Hartnell and Claude Giroux scored 47 seconds apart in the second period Tuesday, boosting the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-2 win over Pittsburgh.

NHL: Philadelphia 3, Toronto 2

TORONTO, March 10 (UPI) -- Claude Giroux scored the game-winning goal late in the second period Thursday and Brian Boucher made 27 saves in boosting Philadelphia past Toronto 3-2.
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Claude Giroux
Pittsburgh Penguins Jordan Staal (11) and Philadelphia Flyers Claude Giroux battle each other for control during a face-off on mid ice during third period Philadelphia Flyers-Pittsburgh Penguins NHL playoff play at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia April 25, 2009. Pittsburgh defeated Philadelphia 5-3 to win the series. (UPI Photo/John Anderson)

Claude Giroux (born January 12, 1988) is a Franco-Ontarian professional ice hockey right winger currently playing for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Giroux grew up playing hockey in his hometown of Hearst, Ontario and played Bantam A for the Hearst Lumber Kings (NOHA) in the 2001-02 season. He moved to the Ottawa-area in the summer of 2002 and played Major Bantam and Minor Midget AA for the Cumberland Barons, in 2002-03 and 2003-04, while attending French Catholic High School Béatrice-Desloges in Orléans. However, he was undrafted by the Ontario Hockey League.

The following season, Giroux played for the Cumberland Grads Jr. A. team of the Central Jr. A League in 2004-05 before signing as a free agent with the QMJHL Gatineau (Hull) Olympiques for the 2005-06 season.

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