Wednesday Morning Fly By: Missing hockey yet?

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

*Travis Sanheim spoke about the end of camp and his experience as a whole. [Flyers]

*Sanheim enjoyed a late surge last season that made the Flyers take notice. [NHL.com]

*Young prospect Oskar Lindblom is in no rush to get to the big club. [CSN Philly]

*The Flyers are, finally, emphasizing talent development. [Courier-Post]

*What Jesper Pettersson lacks in size he makes up for in character. [Flyers]

*Bernie Parent offers a scouting report on Ron Hextall. [Philly.com]

*The Metropolitan is shaping up to be the weakest division in the league. [The Hockey News]

*Our own Travis Hughes was part of the inaugural podcast over at The Cannon. [The Cannon]

*It's the middle of the summer so why not start ranking players based on the letter their name starts with? The Top-5 NHL players whose names begin with "A" and also players whose names start with "B".

*Previewing NHL15, the newest of EA Sports' hockey games. [Sports Illustrated]

*And finally, what it would be like if Doc Emrick called the World Cup. Spoiler alert: it would be better. [SB Nation]

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