Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...
*Ten things to take away from Monday's game three heading into tonight's game four. (Backhand Shelf)
*Another excellent takeaway from game three was the latest pregame montage from HNIC, this one featuring the great Neil Young.
*Servalli asks whether or not the Flyers overpaid Mark Streit. (Philly.com)
*Meltzer speculates on where Streit will fit into the Flyers' game going forward. (Hockeybuzz)
*Bobby Ryan rumors are still happening and will continue to happen until Bobby Ryan is a Flyer and/or the endtimes, whichever comes first. (CSN Philly)
*As Bryzgalov buyout rumors persist, BSH reader PursuitOfLappyness tries to determine just how many games their goaltender cost the Flyers. (BSH)
*If the Flyers are really going after Bernier, they'll have some competition in the Islanders. (CBS New York)
*Former Flyer and current Director of Player Development/awesome human being Ian Laperriere is preparing to take on the Iron Man Triathalon. (Flyers)
*An interesting infographic that shows how the Blackhawks and Bruins spent their cap space to build teams that win. (Backhand Shelf)
*Despite their success, the Blackhawks franchise is losing money. (Chicago Business)
*The Ottawa Senators' arena will now be called "Canadian Tire Centre". (TSN)
*We know that the Rangers have selected Alain Vigneault to be their next head coach. DGB has some insight into how they picked him. (Down Goes Brown)
*A Bruins fan made an entire suit out of rally towels. It is incredible. (Puck Daddy)
*Late edition: Meltzer on the flurry of trade rumors coming at Flyers fans during "silly season". (Hockeybuzz)
*Pierre LeBrun is reporting that the buyout of Danny Briere is official. (ESPN)