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Wednesday Morning Fly By: In which your love of hockey and obsession with Pokemon are fused.

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

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

*Heeeeeey remember when we were doing player reviews and then it  was draft time and then free agency and we forgot about them? Well guess what baby, they're back! Let's read all about our old friend Radko Gudas. [BSH]

*The NHL Network named some of their favorite breakout players from last season and guess who made the list? [Sons of Penn]

*Robert Hagg has his sights set on the big team this year. [CSN Philly]

*Please to enjoy this nice mixed mailbag of Flyers-related conversation. [Courier-Post]

*The Flyers remain cool with the idea of not rushing the rebuild process. [Sons of Penn]

*You know how every five years or so we have an annoying lockout and then everyone swears that it won't happen again? Well guess what it'll probably happen again. [TSN]

*It was just a couple of years ago that NHL teams started hiring all of your favorite nerd bloggers (Hi Eric) to build analytics departments. Is that love affair over already? [Puck Daddy]

*DGB goes all the way back to 1991 to grade the NHL's celebrity captains of the time. Summer! [Sportsnet]

*And finally, because why not, here are 30 NHL players whose names sound like Pokemon. [Puck Daddy]