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Tuesday Morning Fly By: Early reviews are mixed

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

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*The John Tortorella welcome wagon tour rages on in Philadelphia, with all manner of folks like Marcus Hayes and Angelo Cataldi weighing in on the hire. Finally, the Flyers are worth talking about! But uh... is it good? [ProHockeyTalk]

*Some Minnesota Wild fans think Chuck Fletcher learned zero lessons during his time as the GM out there and is well on his way to setting the Flyers back the same way he did the Wild. [Zone Coverage]

*Anyhoo the draft is rapidly approaching and so is the end of the Community Draft Board ranking; we’re all the way up to 21. [BSH]

*And so the mock drafts roll on, with Corey Pronman enlisting the help of an unnamed NHL source to run through his latest ranking. [The Athletic]

*Despite the recent bit of debate around the first overall pick, Craig Button says he’s been locked in on the presumptive pick the whole time. [TSN]

*For his part, Shayne Wright seems excited about the prospect of joining the Montreal Canadiens. [Sportsnet]

*And finally, in light of recent events, DGB offers a brief history of teams being blown out in the Stanley Cup Final. Doesn’t happen often, folks. [The Athletic]

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