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

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*Woke up to some sad news this morning: Flyers legend Rick MacLeish passed away last night. He was 66 years old. [Hockeybuzz]

*The rosters for the World Cup were announced last week and quite a few of your Flyers have been selected to play. [BSH]

*Looking ahead to next season, which Flyer has the most to lose in '16-'17... [CSN Philly]

*...and which player has the most to prove? [CSN Philly]

*On free agent possibilities for the Flyers this offseason. [Pattison Ave]

*Ivan Provorov is the best. The literal best. [BSH]

*Evaluating the performance of the Flyers' goaltenders last season. [CSN Philly]

*Speaking of those World Cup rosters, somehow Phil Kessel didn't make Team USA. Lol okay guys, solid decision. [ProHockeyTalk]

*Phil Kessel, the odds-on favorite for the Conn Smythe. Not good enough for Team USA. But hey we have Brandon Dubinsky so, all set. [TSN]

*Team Canada left off some big names too, as usual. [NHL Numbers]

*This is important: which of the teams in the Final has the better aesthetic? I mean clearly it's the Sharks but let's hear both sides. [Puck Daddy]

*Over the weekend, the Kings stripped Dustin Brown of his captaincy. Which...yikes. [TSN]

*What if NHL players were given KHL awards? [Dumb and Chase]

*There's always a lot of talk about moving up in the draft, but what about the benefits of moving down? [Habs Eyes On The Prize]

*And finally, Joe Thornton tells us all about his insane, magical, wonderful playoff beard. [Puck Daddy]