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First- and third-rounders go to Oilers

Updated: December 17, 2003, 5:09 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- The team with the best record in the NHL just got even better.

The Philadelphia Flyers acquired the rights to restricted free agent Mike Comrie from the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday for former first-round pick Jeff Woywitka and two draft picks.

Philadelphia, which is tied with Toronto for the most points in the league, strengthened its lineup without depleting its current roster.

"This was an opportunity to get a player as good as Comrie and not take anyone off ...

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