Wednesday Morning Fly By: Soooo, those contracts

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

*Another day closer to training camp, and still no word on Travis Konecny and Ivan Provorov. Great stuff. BUT THERE WILL BE HOCKEY PLAYERS ON THE ICE THIS WEEKEND. It’s rookie camp time baby! [Flyers]

*Here’s Meltzer’s look at what will surely be an improved penalty kill. [Flyers]

*It sounds like Carter Hart had himself a nice little summer. [Courier-Post]

*This team is going to look much different on opening night 2019 than it did in 2018. Here’s a full rundown. [BSH]

*Nolan Patrick makes the next appearance on our 25U25 ranking. He is not #2 overall. [BSH]

*And right above Patrick is the aforementioned Travis Konecny, who thus far has been a great support player but may be asking to be paid like he’s a part of the team’s core. [BSH]

*As the inevitable players strike looms on the horizon, DGB offers ten good ideas for the next CBA that the NHL definitely won’t use. [The Athletic]

*It is important to keep an eye on The Kids, and we’re keeping a real close one with some good old fashioned tracking. [BSH]

*And finally, Alexander Ovechkin has joined the ranks of professional athletes to have cereal named after them. In celebration, let’s hear your best Flyers player cereal pitch. [ProHockeyTalk]