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Jaromir Jagr: Spurned cash for Flyers

Updated: July 3, 2011, 7:55 AM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Jaromir Jagr had a message to Pittsburgh Penguins fans disappointed he spurned his former club in his return to the NHL: No hard feelings.

The 1999 league MVP just felt more at ease after listening to a pitch to join the Philadelphia Flyers.

Jagr said on Saturday he rejected more lucrative offers to make his NHL comeback and decided to play on the other end of Pennsylvania because he liked what the Flyers are "trying to do" to win a Stanley Cup.

Jagr's ...

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