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Sean Couturier | Center | #14

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (23) / 12/7/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 197
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (8) / PHI
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Unfortunately, Sean Couturier has not yet improved from his shoulder injury.
Which means that he will most definitely miss the remainder of the Flyers' series with the Capitals. As for when he may return should they pull off a miracle, that remains to be seen. Apr 23 - 1:20 PM

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Sean Couturier (shoulder) is expected to miss the next two weeks, which rules him out for the remainder of the first round.

Philadelphia is calling it an upper-body injury, though an earlier report described Couturier's problem as an AC sprain in his left shoulder. He was hurt after taking a hard hit from hit from Alex Ovechkin during Thursday's contest. Although Couturier isn't one of Philadelphia's biggest threats offensively, he is a key component of the team and will be sorely missed as the Flyers try to upset the Washington Capitals.
Apr 15 - 3:11 PM

Sean Couturier (shoulder) won't return to Philadelphia's first-round series against Washington.

Couturier suffered an AC sprain in his left shoulder. It's a big blow for the Flyers, as Couturier is one of their best two-way players. He was injured after being crushed by Caps forward Alex Ovechkin. The only way Couturier will return this season is if the Flyers find a way to get by the Capitals. Philadelphia trails the best-of-seven series 1-0.
Apr 14 - 10:09 PM

Sean Couturier, who left Thursday's game with an upper-body injury, won't return.

Couturier exited in the second period after taking a hit from Alex Ovechkin. Couturier fell into the boards awkwardly and it looked like he hurt his left arm or shoulder on the play. Losing him for an extended period of time would be devastating for the Flyers. He'll be re-evaluated tomorrow.
Apr 14 - 9:15 PM

Sean Couturier left Thursday's game against Washington after being hit by Caps forward Alex Ovechkin.

Ovechkin rocked Couturier right near the boards. The Flyers forward got up and was clearly in discomfort. It looks like he suffered a left arm or shoulder injury on the play. We'll provide an update on his status as soon as the Flyers make an announcement.
Apr 14 - 8:29 PM

Sean Couturier will be a healthy scratch for Sunday's season finale against the Islanders.

Couturier exits the regular season having matched his career high in points with 39, and setting a new high mark in assists with 28. Thing is, he only played just 68 games. Just imagine what he could've done with 14 more games on his ledger.
Apr 10 - 6:44 PM

Sean Couturier had an assist in a 3-2 overtime win against Winnipeg on Monday.

Couturier extended his point streak to five games. He has 10 goals and 36 points in 57 contests in 2015-16.
Mar 29 - 9:26 AM

Sean Couturier scored a goal in the Flyers' 2-1 loss on Saturday.

Couturier extended his point streak to four games. Shayne Gostisbehere and Matt Read each registered an assist on Couturier's goal.
Mar 27 - 1:32 AM

Sean Couturier has been red hot lately.

Couturier has nine assists in his last 10 games. He's been limited to 55 contests in 2015-16, but he's still approaching career highs with his 25 assists and 34 points. Couturier has been noted for his defensive play for much of his NHL play, but he hasn't lived up to expectations offensively. It will be interesting to see if his stronger showing in 2015-16 is a stepping stone to a big 2016-17 campaign.
Mar 25 - 11:12 AM

Sean Couturier had two assists in Philadelphia's 3-2 victory over Chicago on Wednesday.

Couturier has recorded at least a point in five of his last six games. He has nine goals and 31 points in 51 contests in 2015-16.
Mar 17 - 11:20 AM

Sean Couturier (lower body) will be back in the fold on Tuesday night.

He has missed the last nine games and 12 of 14 because of injuries, but he's hoping to put that behind him and continue the success he had when he was in the lineup. Couturier has registered 16 points in his last 16 games played. He is expected to play between Michael Raffl and Jakub Voracek after being removed from injured reserve.
Feb 23 - 2:18 PM

Sean Couturier (lower body) thinks he will be able to play on Tuesday.

"I feel ready to play," Couturier said. "I’ve been skating the past days pretty hard and trying to get back into shape. It might take a little while to get in that game shape but I’m not worried. I’m just going to keep it simple if I get to go." Flyers coach Dave Hakstol hasn't committed to inserting Couturier into the lineup on Tuesday, but one way or another it sounds like the forward is very close to returning. Philadelphia is 5-9-4 without Couturier in 2015-16.
Feb 23 - 9:17 AM

Sean Couturier and Flyers fans were given a treat when the center was upgraded to "day-to-day" per GM Ron Hextall.

"Couturier skated today [and] is ahead of schedule [and] day-to-day." He has nine goals and 24 points in 40 contests this season.
Feb 21 - 4:41 PM

Sean Couturier (lower body) is on the injured reserve list.

Couturier will miss the next four weeks, so it only makes sense for the Flyers to put him on the IR. He has nine goals and 24 points in 40 contests this season.
Feb 5 - 5:51 PM

Sean Couturier will miss the next four weeks with a lower-body injury.

Couturier has nine goals and 24 points in 40 games this season. He might not have developed into the prolific scorer we were looking for, but he is an important part of the Flyers' puzzle. This is a tough setback for the squad as they try to claw their way into the playoffs.
Feb 5 - 12:43 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Claude Giroux
2Sean Couturier
3Scott Laughton
4Jordan Weal
5Nick Cousins
LW1Matt Read
2Brayden Schenn
3Michael Raffl
4R.J. Umberger
5Chris VandeVelde
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
4Sam Gagner
5Ryan White
6Colin McDonald
D1Mark Streit
2Michael Del Zotto
3Shayne Gostisbehere
4Nick Schultz
5Andrew MacDonald
6Evgeny Medvedev
7Radko Gudas
8Brandon Manning
9Samuel Morin
G1Steve Mason
2Michal Neuvirth
3Ray Emery