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Coburn latest injury victim

Braydon Coburn is the latest Flyer to be injured.

Coburn latest injury victim

The Flyers´ Braydon Coburn, pictured during a game earlier this season, is listed day-to-day with a sprained ankle. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)
The Flyers' Braydon Coburn, pictured during a game earlier this season, is listed day-to-day with a sprained ankle. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) AP

BOSTON – Just when it looks like the Flyers were only days away from being a nearly healthy team, another player goes down.

This time it’s Braydon Coburn.

Coburn was seen walking around the TD Garden at Sunday morning’s Flyers practice in a walking boot. He told us that it was just an ankle sprain and that he injured it Saturday night against the Devils.

It must be a little more serious than he is letting on. Coburn left Boston to head back to Philadelphia to see team doctors.

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Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said that until the Flyers can figure out what is wrong with Coburn, the team will list him as day-to-day.

One thing is certain: Coburn will not play on Monday night here against the Bruins.

Ole-Kristian Tollefsen will play his first game since Nov. 7, when he left the game against St. Louis with a mild concussion. He has been healthy for the last four or five weeks, often doing extra workouts after practice.

A few of the Flyers toured Fenway Park in the rain on Sunday, getting a peek at where the ice surface is being built and the visitors and Red Sox’ clubhouses.

Read more in Monday’s Daily News.

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