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Wednesday Morning Fly By: Hump day, pronounced with an -ump day.

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

Bruce Bennett

*Flight Plan was pretty enjoyable eh? Made me yearn for more HBO 24/7. I dug it, except for one glaring problem. Nevermind. ASF made sense of this via tweets. Watch here if you missed it, and check it here for our review/reactions.

*Team USA made some roster cuts at the Junior Evaluation Camp yesterday. (WCHB)

*Anthony Stolarz made the cut! There's a very good chance he'll represent the USA at next year's World Juniors. (BSH)

*Meltzer weighs in on the WJC camp. (Hockeybuzz)

*Alex Pietrangelo still hasn't been signed by the Blues, and his agent has a history of representing players who just happened to hold out. (St. Louis Today)

*Henrik Lundqvist tweeted a picture that appears to confirm a proposed rule change. (SB Nation)

*It's August 7, and there still isn't a team that wants Tim Thomas. (The Hockey Writers)

*Prospect evaluation, courtesy of BSHer reaper1221. (BSH)

*Yesterday we looked at Western Conference defensive pairings production vs. team production, today it's on to the East. (NHL Numbers)

*A look at past and present professional hockey players from the state of Pennsylvania. (CSN Philly)

*NHL logos as Pokemon. I haven't heard the word "pokemon" since like 1998. (Unreality Mag)

*Andrew Shaw is auctioning a rather strange souvenir from this year's Stanley Cup win. (Puck Daddy)

*How to best prepare yourself for an inevitable NHL drug scandal. (Battle of Cali)