Although the Flyers are a tough team, it appears the Hurricanes do not believe they need Kevin Westgarth in the lineup against them Saturday night.
Kevin Westgarth was a pivotal member of the players' negotiating committee that eventually hammered out a new CBA with the owners.
The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired Kevin Westgarth from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for Anthony Stewart, a 2013 fourth-round draft pick, and a 2014 sixth-round pick.
Although some say it wasn't never officially broached, the NHLPA reportedly made a major concession by dropping the demand for a cap on escrow.
The informational meeting between the NHL and NHLPA ended on Sunday, so now the union is reportedly holding an internal discussion to plot the next step.
As expected, the NHLPA opened up the process for players to vote for or against filing a disclaimer of interest on Sunday.
Kevin Westgarth claimed that the owners new to the CBA seemed to be uninformed compared to the players during last week's negotiations.
Kevin Westgarth scored four goals for the White Team Saturday in a 17-11 victory over the Black Team in the NHLPA charity game in Windsor, Ontario.
After about an hour and a half, the NHL and NHLPA ended their brief Sunday CBA talks.
Kevin Westgarth (hand) isn't expected to return on Friday.
Kevin Westgarth will miss Saturday's game due to a sore hand.
Kevin Westgarth got five minutes for fighting in Saturday's 1-0 loss to Columbus.
The Los Angeles Kings' Kevin Westgarth scored his first NHL goal on Wednesday.
The Kings are expected to dress Kevin Westgarth on Thursday night versus the Phoenix Coyotes.