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Friday Morning Fly By: Hey remember the Phantoms?

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


*TV schedule's out! We have to deal with the NBC broadcast 11 times. (BSH)

*Speaking of schedules, the AHL schedule came out yesterday and the Phantoms will come to town twice this year. Always a good time.

*Meltzer with more training camp details. (Hockeybuzz)

*Former Ranger Brian Leetch and former Flyers scout Patrick Burke will join the Department of Player Safety this season. (SB Nation)

*Thank the gods for Kurt, bringing us nice meaty articles to sink our teeth into during these boring August days. This time, a look at what we can learn from Flyers' shot distances. (BSH)

*The Flyers' uniform comes in a respectable 5th place in ESPN's uniform power rankings. (ESPN)

*Eleven players have locked up spots on the Canadian Olympic roster, leaving fourteen spots still available. (SB Nation)

*Canadian doctors are condemning the NHL owners complacency when it comes to violence in the sport. (Yahoo Sports Canada)

*Chicago Blackhawks' Brent Seabrook has named his child after a Seinfeld episode his jersey number. Oh boy. (USA Today)

*Tim Thomas and a few other offseason stories that went nowhere and you've probably forgotten. (Grantland)

*And finally, this shootout goal from a Euro league is AWESOME. Happy weekend!