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Philly using call-ups in goal

Updated: February 9, 2004, 9:15 PM ET
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The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired goalie Sean Burke from the Phoenix Coyotes, ESPN's John Buccigross has learned.

Burke

The deal is expected to be announced after Sunday's NHL All-Star Game.

The Flyers currently are relying on two AHL regulars because Robert Esche and Jeff Hackett are hurt. Esche is out three weeks with a sprained left knee, and Hackett is out indefinitely with vertigo.

Antero Niittymaki, who was recalled Tuesday from the AHL Phantoms, has had two good ...

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