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Wilderness Walk: The day has come!

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Philadelphia Flyers v Minnesota Wild

Let’s go over some news and notes:

- TRAINING CAMP IS HERE AND I TRULY DO NOT KNOW HOW TO CONTAIN ALL OF THE EXCITEMENT. HERE ARE THE BIG STORYLINES TO WATCH FOR. [The Athletic]

- Minnesota is entering 2019-20 with a gigantic chip on its shoulder. Could that translate into wins? [Twin Cities-Pioneer Press]

- Bruce Boudreau has some pretty high expectations for this year’s team. Perhaps even higher than some of the more successful Wild teams in recent years. [Wild]

- It appears Joel Eriksson Ek is already in midseason form.

Off the trail...

- Ivan Provorov signed a six-year deal with the Flyers yesterday. Here comes the tsunami of RFA signings. [Broad Street Hockey]

- Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore announced yesterday that he had been diagnosed with testicular cancer over the summer. [Knights On Ice]

- Who are the top 124 prospects in the NHL, and where do Matthew Boldy and Kirill Kaprizov land? [The Athletic]

- The Sharks have a new captain.

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