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Flyers sign defenseman Samuel Morin

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The Philadelphia Flyers have signed defenseman Samuel Morin to a three-year, entry-level contract.

He was the club's first-round pick, 11th overall, in the 2013 draft.

The 6-foot-6, 202 pound Morin played the last two seasons in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with Rimouski Oceanic. He scored four goals and had 12 assists in 46 games. Morin also compiled 117 penalty minutes while having a plus-10 rating.

He attended the Flyers summer prospect camp and the rookie camp prior to the team's main training camp. He has seen over 23 minutes of preseason action and notched one assist.

09/17 14:32:14 ET

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