Friday Morning Fly By: Draft weekend, hooray!

Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE

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

*It's finally here! Sunday should be fun. In the meantime, here are Bob McKenzie's Final Draft Rankings. (Copper & Blue)

*Meltzer on Holmgren's pre-draft comments. (Hockeybuzz)

*A look at draft day hits and misses by the Atlantic Division. (NHL.com)

*It's possible that the Colorado Avalanche are bluffing when they say they'll pass over Seth Jones. (NHL Numbers)

*Officials from the Flyers are studying this year's draft presentation in preparation for 2014, when Philadelphia will host. (Philly.com)

*The Flyers need a goalie. Maybe Ryan Miller? (The Checking Line)

*How would Ray Emery fit if he rejoined the Flyers? (BSH)

*Trading for Roberto Luongo and his giant contract? LOL no. (Nucks Misconduct)

*Seravalli thinks the Flyers need to trade a defenseman. (Philly.com)

*Gary Bettman seems pretty firm that if Glendale doesn't approve a new arena by July 2, the Phoenix Coyotes will be moved. (TSN)

*The Avalanche and the Calgary Flames completed a four player trade yesterday that sends Alex Tanguay back to Colorado. (Mile High Hockey)

*The Tampa Bay Lightning have elected to buy out Vincent Lecavalier. (Raw Charge)

*Mark Messier has left the Rangers' front office and the team will make a decision on Brad Richards "shortly". (Blueshirt Banter)

*Darren Dreger reports that the Penguins have made Kris Letang an offer worth more than $7 million per season. (Pens Nation)

*Patrick Kane, his mullet, and his trophies visited David Letterman this week. (NHL.com)

*July is a busy month for the hockey fan. This handy calendar should help keep things straight. (Grantland)

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