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Michael Del Zotto

Russian defenseman Medvedev making impact at Flyers camp

Evgeny Medvedev is still learning English, so the highly regarded Russian defenseman is letting his play on the ice do the talking. A four-time all-star in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League, Medvedev has looked impressive in scrimmages and drills during the first three days of the Flyers' training camp in Voorhees. Medvedev, 33, who is in his first NHL season after spending 12 seasons in Russia, has been playing alongside Michael Del Zotto on what looks like the Flyers' second pairing. With his quick outlet passes and speed, he will upgrade a Flyers defense that struggled to get the puck out of its own zone last season. "He's obviously an intelligent person....