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

Get it boys.
Get it boys.
Bruce Bennett

*Game six. Must win. OH PLEASE OH YE HOCKEY GODS, BESTOW UPON PHILADELPHIA YOUR WONDROUS GRACES. Try not to lose your minds waiting for game time. Preview comes this afternoon. Let's Go Flyers.

*Looks like we're seeing Gus tonight instead of Gill. One assumes this was not a tough decision. [Flyers]

*Kevin looks at the second power play unit, which has been...less than stellar. [BSH]

*The Flyers themselves are confident that the series will not end tonight. [CSN Philly]

*Meltzer with a post-practice update and what Gustaffsson's insertion will mean to the lineup. [Hockeybuzz]

*Marcus Hayes is back to tell you about how much Claude Giroux sucks. Gotta respect the consistency. [Daily News]

*BSHer Risky Bryzness on why Michael Raffl should replace Vincent Lecavalier on the second line. [BSH]

*A breakdown of what the Flyers need to do to force a game seven. [Flyers]

*Kurt looks at the game 5 matchup battle, and BSHer Andrew D. brings you a scoring chance summary of Sunday's game.

*Zdeno Chara, Duncan Keith, and future Flyer Shea Weber are your Norris Trophy finalists. [NHL.com]

*Conn Smythe Watch: 2014. [Puck Daddy]

*The St. Louis Blues are the first real Cup contender to be eliminated thus far. What went wrong? [Grantland]

*On why faceoff win% alone should not be enough to keep a player in the lineup. [mc79hockey]

*This is pretty cool; Blue Jackets fans were so loud during their first two home playoff games that five speakers were blown trying to make in-game announcements audible. Cheers to CBJ for a hell of a series. [Blue Jackets Xtra]

*And finally, Henrik Lundqvist is ugly and no one likes him. It's science. [BSH]