Wednesday Morning Fly By: OMG, OMG, Is Today the Day?? I'm So Excited!

LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 21: Comedian Jay Mohr interviews Doug Weight, an assistant coach for the New York Islanders, at the 2011 NHL Awards nominee media availability at the Palms Casino Resort on June 21, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...

  • Frank Seravalli talked with Ed Snider to confirm that it was, in fact, Snider who ordered Holmgren to acquire Bryzgalov: [Daily News]
  • Bill Meltzer presents a hypothetical scenario of the Flyers trading Jeff Carter and getting the 3rd overall pick in this year's draft. Interesting stuff: [HockeyBuzz.com]
  • Really strange story on the Flyers having to carry around a coin at all times to prove their dedication to winning the Stanley Cup this year: [Philly Reign]
  • Which teams do you hate the most? Ryan gives you his three most hated teams: [Flyers Goal Scored By...]
  • The first beams of steel were placed on the old Spectrum site today as PhillyLive! got started: [@FlyersPublicist]
  • Darroll Powe is auctioning off a jersey for charity, which proves how awesome he is: [Flyers Goal Scored By...]
  • The NHL approved two rules changes, one to Boarding and one to Illegal Checks to the Head: [NHL.com] [Puck Daddy]
  • Ian Laperriere and other NHL players discuss the rule changes: [CSNPhilly]
  • The NHL officially approved the Thrashers move to Winnipeg: [SBNation.com] [Puck Daddy] and the team launched their official website, albeit without a name, colors, or much of anything, really: [SBNation.com]
  • Just like last year, Derek Zona takes a look at which teams have two RFAs that should be given dual offer sheets: [The Copper & Blue]
  • For those who like new uniforms, what do you think of the new Victoria Royals (WHL) logo and jersey? [icethetics]
  • How about which jersey the Rangers should wear if they are in fact in this year's Winter Classic: [5-hole.com]
  • Speaking of outdoor hockey, the Stars plan to play a preseason game in Houston's Reliant Stadium: [SBNation.com]
  • Wondering if Semyon Varlamov returns to the Capitals. If not, why not a reunion with Bob? [Washington Times]
  • A new way of looking at the best faceoff men, with attempts to adjust for competition: [Hockey Prospectus]
  • This is probably old, but a collection of photos of NHL players when they were kids: [NHL Players as Kids]
  • The offseason to-do lists from around the NHL: [Down Goes Brown]
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