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Brandon Manning | Defenseman | #23

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 6/4/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205

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Brandon Manning and Nick Schultz will be scratched against the Capitals on Sunday.
Through 39 games thus far Manning has posted just nine points along with 35 blocks, 40 PIMs and 76 hits. Schultz meanwhile has picked up four points plus 22 hits and 29 blocks in just 13 games. Jan 15 - 12:31 PM

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Brandon Manning and Nick Cousins will be scratched against Tampa Bay on Saturday afternoon.

Through 35 games this season Manning has posted nine points along with 27 PIMs and 71 hits. Cousins meanwhile has done a bit better, posting 10 points along with 21 PIMs and 72 hits in 34 games as well.
Jan 7 - 12:10 PM

Brandon Manning will tag in for Radko Gudas against the Sharks on Friday.

In 32 games this season the 26-year-old Manning has posted three goals and nine points along with 27 PIMs, 30 blocks, and 64 hits.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 09:06:00 PM

Brandon Manning (concussion) has been given the green light to return to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Manning was held out of three straight games. He has three goals and nine points in 21 contests this season.
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 04:38:00 PM

Brandon Manning is day-to-day with concussion symptoms.

The blueliner has been quite good offensively for the Flyers this season with three goals and nine points in 21 games to go with 18 penalty minutes, 24 blocked shots and 49 hits. All-in-all he should be on someone's team in deeper leagues once he returns to action.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 09:06:00 AM

Brandon Manning is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

The Flyers aren't concerned about his long-term health, and are just erring on the side of caution. Through 21 games the 26-year-old has posted three goals with nine points, and has collected 18 PIMs, 24 blocks and 49 hits.
Sun, Nov 27, 2016 07:15:00 PM

Brandon Manning participated in a full practice Saturday after he was injured Friday.

Manning was hurt against the Rangers when he was hit from behind by Brandon Pirri in the first but he could have also been injured in a fight with Chris Kreider. In any event, Manning seems good to go Sunday. He has three goals and nine points in 21 games and has been a pleasant surprise for the Flyers and fantasy owners this season.
Sun, Nov 27, 2016 09:27:00 AM

Brandon Manning was injured in Friday's match against the New York Rangers.

Manning was hit from behind into the boards by Brandon Pirri midway through the first period, but he also could have been hurt in his fight with Chris Kreider later in the frame. He logged just 8:41 of ice time after his bout with Kreider and he was unavailable for the last half or so of the third period.
Sat, Nov 26, 2016 09:45:00 AM

Brandon Manning will return to the Flyers' blue line on Saturday against the Wild.

Through 14 games so far Manning has posted two goals, seven points, 13 PIMs, 15 blocks and 33 hits. Or in other words, a little bit of everything. Feel free to play him with confidence.
Sat, Nov 12, 2016 05:33:00 PM

Brandon Manning's second goal of the season was a shorthanded winner Sunday.

Manning is a solid defenseman who has a surprising two goals and seven points in the Flyers first 10 games this season. He has tied his mark of last season which was accomplished in 56 games. If you are looking for a blueliner, Manning could be your man as he is also a plus-six thus far.
Mon, Oct 31, 2016 09:15:00 AM

Brandon Manning recorded an assist in a 2-1 loss to Montreal on Monday.

Manning has a goal and five points in six games this season. He's already just two points shy of his 2015-16 total, which was set over 56 contests.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 09:30:00 AM

Brandon Manning had a couple of assists on Saturday.

The Flyers lost 4-3 in overtime but Manning certainly contributed offensively. He had only seven points last season so while we won't rush to grab him off the waiver wire, keep an eye on him.
Sun, Oct 16, 2016 08:56:00 AM

Brandon Manning (upper body) practiced on Monday without a no-contact jersey.

That's encouraging, although it was just Thursday that the Flyers listed Manning as week-to-week, so this might not be an indication that he's close to returning. He had seven points and 66 penalty minutes in 56 games in 2015-16.
Mon, Oct 10, 2016 11:58:00 AM

Brandon Manning is dealing with an upper-body injury.

The Flyers are listing Manning as week-to-week, so it seems fair to believe that he won't be ready for their regular season opener. He had seven points and 66 penalty minutes in 56 contests last season.
Thu, Oct 6, 2016 01:33:00 PM

Brandon Manning has reached a two-year agreement with Philadelphia worth $1.95 million.

The new deal will avoid the arbitration hearing that was set for August. He registered seven points and 66 penalty minutes in a personal high 56 games with the Flyers last campaign.
Tue, Jul 26, 2016 10:41:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Claude Giroux
2Sean Couturier
3Brayden Schenn
4Nick Cousins
5Jordan Weal
6Roman Lyubimov
LW1Michael Raffl
2Matt Read
3Travis Konecny
4Chris VandeVelde
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
4Dale Weise
D1Mark Streit
2Shayne Gostisbehere
3Michael Del Zotto
4Nick Schultz
5Radko Gudas
6Ivan Provorov
7Brandon Manning
8Andrew MacDonald
G1Steve Mason
2Michal Neuvirth