|Assets:||Owns a very projectable 6-4 frame with plenty of upside as a physical presence from the back end. Was also adept at putting up points in the junior ranks.|
|Flaws:||Is still somewhat raw and lacks high-end skill for the highest level. Therefore, he may need to find his niche as a role player in the National Hockey League.|
|Career Potential:||Big, raw defenseman with some upside.|
|9/18/2013||Assigned to Adirondack (AHL).|
|4/22/2013||Recalled from Adirondack (AHL).|
|4/17/2013||Assigned to Adirondack (AHL).|
|4/16/2013||Recalled from Adirondack (AHL).|
|12/04/2012||Re-assigned to Adirondack (AHL).|
|11/20/2012||Re-assigned to Trenton (ECHL).|
|9/15/2012||Assigned to Adirondack (AHL).|
|4/02/2012||Signed as a free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers to an entry-level contract.|
|4/02/2012||Signed as a free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers.|
Philadelphia calls up Matthew Konan | 04/22/2013 5:02 PM
NewsMatthew Konan has been promoted by the Philadelphia Flyers.
ImpactKonan has six points and 54 penalty minutes in 45 AHL games this season. This isn't his first stint with the Flyers, but he hasn't made his NHL debut yet.
Flyers return Matthew Konan to AHL | 04/18/2013 11:29 AM
NewsMatthew Konan has been returned to the minors.
Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News
ImpactHe served as a healthy scratch in Tuesday's win over the Rangers after he was called up from AHL Adirondack.
Flyers recall Matthew Konan from AHL | 04/16/2013 1:16 PM
NewsPhiladelphia Flyers recall Matthew Konan from AHL Adirondack.
Anthony SanFilippo on Twitter
ImpactKonan was signed to an entry-level contract by the Flyers on April 3 and the undrafted defenseman finished his overage season with Medicine Hat of the WHL. Konan had nine goals and 54 points to go along with 73 penalty minutes this season. He'll add some solid depth to the Flyers' blue line but isn't worth consideration for now.
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