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Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...
Another excellent game last night in LA. These conference finals have been really entertaining thus far.
Kimmo Timonen speaks to ASF about his future in the NHL. ( Flyers)
Sergei Gonchar is heading to the KHL. ( Puck Daddy)
HNIC pre-game montage makers at CBC are genius.
Steve Ott argues that players will become looser with their stick play (twss) now that visors are mandatory. ( Buffalo Hockeybeat)
*Friedman's 30 Thoughts, including a warning about the
Flyers to those with RFA defensemen. ( CBC)
*Meltzer also weighs in on the Flyers and RFAs. (
*Some speculation about the Flyers' off-season game plan. (
*Four recurring problems for Peter Laviolette's Flyers team. (
The 700 Level)
Jaromir Jagr: plays 4.5 periods of playoff hockey, then skates the ice with a weighted vest on. Superhuman. ( Boston Herald)
Oilers are looking to part ways with Ales Hemsky and Shawn Horcoff. ( SB Nation)
*A visual history of the Pens-
Bruins rivalry. ( Grantlan d)
*The AHL Calder Cup Final begins this weekend; you can watch the action online for free. (
*An interesting look at how hard it is for NHLers to maintain weight during the season. "Ridiculous article," says
Dustin Byfuglien. ( Senators Extra)
*Who is winning the playoff beard race? Jagr. The answer is Jagr. (
*The full text of new CBA in its entirety is now available!
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