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Tuesday Morning Fly By: Preseason coming up quick.

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

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*Ron Hextall recently spoke about a whole bunch of hockey things so let's read about it. [BSH]

*The Flyers have spent the summer asking you to vote on the best play of the 2014-2015 season and they finally crowned a winner. It's good, not great. [Flyers]

*Prospect Christian Marti sat down with Coatesy. [Flyers]

*And so did Scott Laughton, who hopes to have a big year. [Flyers]

*Pretty much everyone say down with Coatesy this week; next up is Ivan Provorov. [Flyers]

*Hey could we maybe not talk about tanking until we know what this team is actually going to be? [Philadelphia Sports Nation]

*Meltzer has some thoughts on Jakub Voracek. [Hockeybuzz]

*Tim Saunders and Steve Coates on who the key players will be this season. [Flyers]

*On balancing the Flyers' defensive pairings. [Pattison Ave]

*Are you still wondering wtf exactly PDO is? Here's some help. [NHL Numbers]

*Is it time for a new New NHL? [The Hockey News]

*Dan Carcillo is a good dude. He used his day with the Stanley Cup as a tribute to his late friend, Steve Montador. [ESPN]

*What happens when a KHL team refuses to pay its players? [Puck Daddy]

*Why it's harder than ever to become an NHL ref. [Sportsnet]

*Flyers fans have started a GoFundMe campaign to buy the Penguins, because we're nothing if not a hilarious bunch of silly gooses. [TSN]

*And finally, have you ever wondered, "hey, if the Flyers were a song, which song would they be?" No? Well someone did and hilarity ensued. [Five Mole]