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Mark Alt | Defenseman | #39

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 10/18/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 201
College: Minnesota
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 2 (53) / CAR
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Mark Alt will be in the Flyers' lineup Saturday afternoon against the Flames.
He will take the spot of the suspended Radio Gudas and play alongside Travis Sanheim. Alt doesn't really have any fantasy value at present. Nov 18 - 10:46 AM

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Mark Alt has been summoned from Lehigh Valley of the AHL.

Alt has skated in four games with the Flyers this season. He will join the team as the seventh defender and serve as insurance just in case Andrew MacDonald isn't ready to return from injury.
Nov 13 - 10:01 AM

Mark Alt has been returned to AHL Lehigh Valley.

Alt has no points in four contests with Philadelphia this season. He has two goals and six points in 10 AHL contests.
Nov 10 - 6:23 PM

Philadelphia has made the recall of Mark Alt official.

It was expected that he would be called up because Samuel Morin, who was called up to replace injured defender Shayne Gostisbehere, isn't available to play Monday night. Alt will make his season debut against Arizona. He has one game of NHL experience in his career and it came back in 2014-15 with the Flyers.
Oct 30 - 4:59 PM

Mark Alt is projected to play Monday night.

Alt is expected to be recalled by the Flyers for the contest because recent call-up Samuel Morin is dealing with a nagging injury. Alt is slated to be paired with Brandon Manning against Arizona.
Oct 30 - 1:13 PM

Mark Alt has agreed to a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers.

Alt has appeared in just one game with the Flyers over the last four seasons, while spending most of his playing in the minors. In 40 games with Lehigh Valley last year, he posted one goal and 10 assists.
Jun 27 - 2:45 PM

Mark Alt went unclaimed on waivers.

Alt was consequently sent to the minors. The Flyers needed to go through this process after activating him off the non-roster injured list.
Jan 6 - 1:21 PM

The Philadelphia Flyers have placed Mark Alt on waivers.

That move was anticipated, but now it's official. The Flyers had to take Alt off the non-roster injured list on Wednesday, but they need that roster spot. If Alt clears waivers then he'll head to the minors while Roman Lyubimov, who was temporarily demoted to free a spot for Alt's activation, will be recalled.
Jan 5 - 12:15 PM

Mark Alt (shoulder) has been taken off the non-roster injured list.

Alt had five goals and 19 points in 72 AHL games last season. He hasn't been able to play at all this season due to the injury, but that's about to change. He's expected to be put on waivers Thursday and if he clears he'll be sent to the minors.
Jan 5 - 11:13 AM

Mark Alt's upper-body injury is believed to be related to his shoulder.

As previously reported, Alt is out indefinitely due to the injury. When he is healthy, he will likely be sent to the minors.
Fri, Sep 30, 2016 01:57:00 PM

Mark Alt sustained an upper-body injury during a fight in Wednesday's preseason contest.

Alt's issue is reportedly a shoulder sprain and he's out indefinitely. If he's healthy, he's projected to begin the campaign in the AHL.
Fri, Sep 30, 2016 11:41:00 AM

The Philadelphia Flyers have sent defenseman Mark Alt to Lehigh Valley of the AHL.

Alt was recalled because Mark Streit and Carlo Colaiacovo were out with the flu. If the duo are still unable to go on Wednesday when the Flyers play the Penguins, Alt may be recalled.
Sun, Mar 29, 2015 10:17:00 AM

Mark Alt was called up from the minors on Saturday and made his NHL debut.

Alt was recalled as Andrew MacDonald, Mark Streit and Luke Schenn were all on the shelf. The defenseman played 9:25 and was a minus-one. He is the son of for All-Pro defensive tackle John Alt.
Sun, Mar 29, 2015 02:05:00 AM

Mark Alt is likely to be called up either Friday night or Saturday.

The Flyers need an extra defenseman now that Andrew MacDonald has joined Braydon Coburn and Kimmo Timonen on the sidelines. However, Alt is staying in the minors for now so that he can get into the Lehigh Valley Phantoms' game Friday night.
Fri, Oct 24, 2014 01:01:00 PM

Mark Alt (concussion) participated in a training camp session on Friday.

Alt was kept off the ice Thursday so that he could undergo testing. He's projected to start the 2013-14 campaign in the AHL.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 01:01:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sean Couturier
2Nolan Patrick
3Valtteri Filppula
4Jori Lehtera
LW1Claude Giroux
2Jordan Weal
3Travis Konecny
4Scott Laughton
5Taylor Leier
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Dale Weise
4Michael Raffl
D1Ivan Provorov
2Shayne Gostisbehere
3Andrew MacDonald
4Radko Gudas
5Robert Hagg
6Brandon Manning
7Samuel Morin
8Travis Sanheim
9Mark Alt
G1Brian Elliott
2Michal Neuvirth
3Anthony Stolarz