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The 'G' man is ready for the 'C'

Updated: January 18, 2013, 7:39 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

VOORHEES, New Jersey -- Maybe in some places it doesn't really matter upon whose jersey the captain's "C" is stitched.

Just a letter, right?

If that's so, Philadelphia is not one of those places.

For better or worse, up or down, Stanley Cup celebrations or angry confrontations, being the captain in Philadelphia is to be set apart.

Whether it's a tradition that includes Hall of Famer Bob Clarke, the most famous of all Flyers captains, or the long and emotional time ...

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