Former Flyer Danny Briere Joins the JCC for Sports Night

By BRADEN CAMPBELL, Staff Writer

During his six years with the Philadelphia Flyers, Danny Briere became a beloved figure in the community for his exploits on and off the ice.

The center may no longer wear the orange and black, following his buyout and subsequent signing with the Montreal Canadiens, but he still calls South Jersey home – and he plans to keep it that way.

On July 25, Briere gave back to his adopted community as a featured guest at the Jewish Community Center’s Sports Night fundraiser, saying he never misses an opportunity to pitch in for a good cause. [read more]