Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...
*The Final is set after last night's
Los Angeles Kings overtime win over the Blackhawks. What a great series that was. [ SB Nation]
Luke Schenn's '13-'14 year in review. [ BSH]
*As usual, let's all focus on which ex-
Flyers are enjoying post-season success. [ CSN Philly]
*As was reported Friday,
Eric Wellwood's horrifying injury has proven too much to overcome. He's made the move to coaching. [ BSH]
*Bernie Parent on why so many former Flyers choose to make Philadelphia their permanent home. [
the Flyers new ECHL affiliate and the risk associated with drafting goaltenders.
Sean Couturier shares his memories of the day he was drafted. [ Flyers]
*One of the top-ranked prospects in this year's draft failed to do a single pull-up at the NHL combine. [
*The ten teams that have been most successful since the '04-'05 lockout. [
The Hockey News]
Rangers are the obvious underdog heading into the Final, but we probably shouldn't count them out. [ SB Nation]
*Analyzing the long-term goalie extensions that were signed in the last season. [
*Paul Stewart thinks the league would do well to institute a five minute misconduct. [
Stanley Cup Final tickets in New York City are insane. [ SB Nation]
*Tyler Dellow put together some charts illustrating CorsiRel for some of the league's more famous defensemen;
part one here, part two here.
*And finally, what if Doc Emrick called the Spelling Bee? [