Peter Laviolette extended 2 years
PHILADELPHIA -- Peter Laviolette led the Flyers within two wins of a Stanley Cup championship. Philadelphia is willing to give its coach a few more years to finish the job.
Laviolette and the Flyers agreed Wednesday to a two-year contract extension that will take him through the 2014-15 season.
Philadelphia has the third-most wins in the Eastern Conference (122), behind only Pittsburgh and Washington (127 each) since Laviolette was hired to take over for John Stevens in December 2009. ...
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