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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 is expected to pair with Radko Gudas against the Wild on Thursday.
Through 57 games this season he's posted three goals and 10 points along with 58 PIMs, 61 blocks and 105 hits. That'll make for one rough and tumble pair. Mar 23 - 2:36 PM

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Brandon Manning will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Winnipeg Jets.

Manning missed three games because of a shoulder injury earlier this month, but he's believed to be healthy now. Roman Lyubimov will also watch the game from the press box.
Mar 21 - 8:01 PM

Brandon Manning (shoulder) skated on Saturday and is expected to be in the Flyers lineup Sunday.

Manning has missed the last three games of the schedule. He has three goals and 10 points with a minus-13 rating and 58 penalty minutes in 57 games this season. If you need minutes put him back in your lineup, otherwise keep him on the bench.
Mar 19 - 7:20 AM

Brandon Manning (upper body) skated Wednesday morning, but won't play against Pittsburgh.

"A couple things going on, so I'm just trying to get back to 100 percent and be at my best," Manning said. "I feel pretty good. But when you go out there and play, you need to be able to protect yourself and be able to compete and battle. I'm just not quite there yet." He remains day-to-day after getting hurt on Saturday.
Mar 15 - 1:52 PM

Brandon Manning will miss Monday's game against Columbus.

Manning is dealing wit an upper-body injury and he's considered day-to-day for now. Look for Nick Schultz to take his spot in the lineup.
Mar 13 - 6:46 PM

Brandon Manning is dealing with an upper-body injury.

Manning will probably miss Monday's game and is regarded as day-to-day beyond that. He has three goals and 10 points in 57 contests in 2016-17.
Mar 13 - 11:28 AM

Brandon Manning will be available to return to action on Saturday night.

He has finished serving his two-game suspension for an interference hit on Pittsburgh's Jake Guentzel. Manning hopes to be back in the lineup against Washington.
Mar 4 - 9:53 AM

Brandon Manning has been handed a two-game suspension for his hit on Pittsburgh’s Jake Guentzel.

Manning's shoulder made contact with Guentzel's head and the hit was also late. Manning will be eligible to return on March 4.
Feb 27 - 11:22 AM

Brandon Manning will have hearing with the Department of Player Safety on Monday morning "for interference on Pittsburgh’s Jake Guentzel."

Manning laid his left shoulder into the right side of Guentzel's head as he was looking left to receive a pass, thus falling into a potential gray zone of eligibility to be hit. But since his head was the principal (and only) point of contact, Manning is facing a possible suspension. Stay tuned.
Feb 26 - 12:42 PM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Claude Giroux
2Valtteri Filppula
3Sean Couturier
4Nick Cousins
5Jordan Weal
6Roman Lyubimov
LW1Michael Raffl
2Brayden Schenn
3Matt Read
4Travis Konecny
5Chris VandeVelde
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
4Dale Weise
D1Shayne Gostisbehere
2Michael Del Zotto
3Nick Schultz
4Radko Gudas
5Ivan Provorov
6Brandon Manning
7Andrew MacDonald
G1Steve Mason
2Michal Neuvirth