Jun 26, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies fans watch a fireworks display after the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies defeated the Pirates 5-4. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE
Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers-related news and notes...
- Garrett Roe and Zack Fitzgerald signed AHL deals with the Phantoms yesterday: [Examiner.com]
- Erik Johnson re-signed with Colorado for four years, $15 million: [Mile High Hockey] [SBNation.com] [Puck Daddy]
- Scary news as Phoenix forward prospect Brett MacLean was hospitalized after suffering a "cardiac emergency": [Five For Howling] [SI Tracking Blog] [Puck Daddy]
- Ninth-overall pick Jacob Trouba was committed to going to the University of Michigan, but he has reportedly received a very lucrative offer from the CHL to play for them instead: [Backhand Shelf]
- Behind the scenes of the 2012 Free Agent Frenzy: [Down Goes Brown]
- Never understand anyone who says "shot quality doesn't exist"? Eric T. lays out a great explanation for what the majority of analysts who ignore shot quality are actually saying when they dismiss the notion of higher quality shots: [NHLNumbers.com]