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Monday Morning Fly By: The offseason fun shall commence

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

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*Our community draft board chugs along with smooth skating and hard shooting defenseman Bode Wilde at No. 16. [BSH]

*Tired of reading? Me too, so let’s watch Kyle Frey talk about the draft, Wayne Simmonds, Alex Ovechkin, and the Flyers’ brass in Saturday morning scrambles. [BSH]

*Could Wayne Simmonds be in line for a contract similar to Stanley Cup champion TJ Oshie’s 8-year deal? [Sportsnet]

*Should the Flyers use their draft capital to move up the board and pick a top-flight center? [NBCSP]

*What about taking a project with with tons of upside with one of their two first-round picks? NBCSP looks at Serron Noel in another draft profile. [NBCSP]

*The Capitals joined the hallowed club of Stanley Cup champions, and are sure as heck enjoying every second of it. [AP]

*Here’s a video of Alex Ovechkin doing a keg stand out of the Cup, basically. [Twitter]

*Hey so remember that time that Ilya Kovalchuk was signing with the Rangers? Yeah, about that. [Yahoo!]

*Speaking of impressive moves, BSH got on the trade phones and made some nifty deals in the 2018 SB Nation NHL mock draft. [BSH]