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

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*Let's see how our little ones are doing in the CHL semifinals, shall we? [Flyers]

*Jakub Voracek is awesome; has been named captain of the Czech national team at the Worlds. [BSH]

*Everyone is pretty convinced that Ken Hitchcock will be sacrificed in the wake of another first round exit for the Blues. Obviously that means rumors of him coming back to Philly have begun. [Inquirer]

*Frank Seravalli weighs in on the idea of Dallas Eakins coming to Philly. [Daily News]

*The idea of trading Mark Streit is an intriguing one. [Buzz On Broad]

*It's important to keep tabs on the enemy, so let's look at some potential replacements for Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford, should he be canned in the wake of their huge embarrassing failure. [BSH]

*The league has announced the finalists for the Norris Trophy and unbelievably Nicklas Grossmann did not make the cut. [NHL.com]

*Gary Bettman says the cap will be $71.5 next season. [ProHockeyTalk]

*Wrapping up this past weekend's playoff action with everyone's favorite Leafs blogger. [Grantland]

*The prospect of having the NHL in Seattle is gaining momentum. [Puck Daddy]

*Connor McDavid is kind of good at this hockey thing. [Buzzing The Net]

*If you're a fan of entertaining international hockey, you're in luck: NBCSN will be airing every Team USA game at this year's Worlds. [ProHockeyTalk]

*So how bad has officiating been at the playoffs this year? [Puck Daddy]

*Another week, another sad look at life after hockey for former NHL enforcers. These poor bastards. [The Globe & Mail]

*And finally, have you ever wanted to be punched in the face by Todd Fedoruk? Have your shot blocked by Ian Laperriere? Well, you're in luck. Flyers Fantasy Camp is a thing that exists. [Flyers]