*But a new rumor seems to be picking up steam. A Buffalo-based rumor. [Philly Hockey Now]
*We started our own rumor too. Well, we proposed an idea. One that involves maximum chaos. [BSH]
*In the latest of the Seattle Kraken mock drafts, the panel of experts agree that Ron Francis will simultaneously be taking a good player from the Flyers and doing the Flyers a big favor. [The Athletic]
*Next up in our Community Draft is a kid whose name makes him sound like a 43 year old man.