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Brandon Manning | Defenseman

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (24) / 6/4/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 195
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Brandon Manning has been sent to the minors.
Manning is one of many players that has been demoted over the last 24 hours so that he can continue to play during the All-Star break. He has seven goals and 26 points in 37 games in 2014-15. Whether or not he is recalled following the break will likely be directly tied into the injury status of the Flyers' blueliners. Jan 22 - 9:14 AM

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Brandon Manning has been summoned by the Philadelphia Flyers.

Philadelphia's defense has been decimated by injuries with the latest casualties being Carlo Colaiacovo and Nick Schultz. Given that, Manning will play on Tuesday and he could see decent minutes. He has 25 points and 86 penalty minutes in 36 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Jan 20 - 9:45 AM

The Philadelphia Flyers have sent Brandon Manning to the minors.

Manning has an assist in two games with Philadelphia in 2014-15. He doesn't have a lot of offensive upside, but he might be a good source of penalty minutes if he ever earns a regular bottom-six spot with an NHL club.
Wed, Nov 5, 2014 12:09:00 PM

Brandon Manning was called up from the minors on Thursday October 30.

Manning made his season debut Thursday against the Tampa Bay Lightning. He registered an assist, but the Flyers still suffered a 4-3 loss.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014 02:19:00 AM

Brandon Manning and the Flyers have agreed to a one-year contract worth $700,000.

Manning played on one-year, two-way deal last season as well. In 74 AHL games during the 2013-14 campaign, he recorded eight goals, 31 points and 231 penalty minutes. Unfortunately, he also had a minus-24 rating.
Wed, Aug 27, 2014 11:12:00 AM

Brandon Manning has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with Philadelphia.

He will earn $675,000 at the NHL level. Manning registered 21 points and 135 penalty minutes in 65 games with AHL Adirondack last season. Manning also suited up in six games with the Flyers.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 09:12:00 PM

Brandon Manning made his season debut Tuesday night and he earned his first NHL point, with an assist, in Philadelphia's 4-2 win versus the Rangers.

He played four games with the Flyers last season. Despite his helper, Manning isn't expected to have much, in any, fantasy value during his latest NHL stint.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 11:17:00 AM

Philadelphia Flyers recall Brandon Manning from AHL Adirondack.

Manning was loaned to Adirondack once the Flyers began to get healthy on their back end. With Kent Huskins and Nicklas Grossmann suffering from concussions, he'll be needed to help provide depth again.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 01:10:00 PM

Brandon Manning was loaned to AHL Adirondack on Tuesday.

The Flyers got defensemen Pavel Kubina and Andreas Lilja back from injuries, so Manning's presence on the back end was no longer required. He has skated in four games with Philadelphia this season.
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 08:11:00 AM

Flyers GM Paul Holmgren announced that defenseman Brandon Manning has been recalled from the club's AHL affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms.

Manning will play today against the Pittsburgh Penguins with Andreas Lilja now hurt with a throat injury.
Sun, Mar 18, 2012 12:59:00 PM

Philadelphia has summoned Brandon Manning from the minors.

He is being brought up as insurance, on emergency recall, in case one of the team's six defensemen, who played Tuesday, cannot dress against Florida on Thursday. Manning has nine points and 75 penalty minutes in 32 games with AHL Adirondack this year.
Thu, Mar 8, 2012 02:11:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Claude Giroux
2Sean Couturier
3Ryan White
4Chris VandeVelde
5Vincent Lecavalier
LW1R.J. Umberger
2Brayden Schenn
3Matt Read
4Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
5Zac Rinaldo
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Michael Raffl
4Jay Rosehill
D1Mark Streit
2Andrew MacDonald
3Radko Gudas
4Nicklas Grossmann
5Michael Del Zotto
6Luke Schenn
7Nick Schultz
8Carlo Colaiacovo
9Chris Pronger
G1Steve Mason
2Ray Emery