Philadelphia Flyers fire Hextall

26.11.2018 10:51
By: Frank McGwire

Replacement to be named soon

Ron Hextall. Photo credit: Wikipedia

Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - The Philadelphia Flyers have relieved Ron Hextall of his duties as VP and GM of the franchise.

The Brandonite and former Wheat Kings goaltender from 1982 to 84 was drafted by the Flyers in the 6th round of the 1982 draft 119th overall. 

Hextall had been with the Flyers for most of his professional career. 

Flyers president Paul Holmgren is expected to announce Hextall's replacement as soon as possible.