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By David Strehle (@David_Strehle) It has been an interesting preseason for the Philadelphia Flyers, and GM Paul Holmgren will have his work cut out for him to get his team’s 23-man opening night roster set as the 5:00 p.m. deadline rapidly approaches. The Flyers are just under $1.25 million over the salary cap, and moves will be coming today for the club to have their roster in place. Holmgren didn’t appear to be in any rush Sunday. “Without giving away any details, secrets, we’ll know,” the GM said of the Monday deadline following Sunday’s practice. “That’s when I’ll make everyone aware of what we’re doing. I’m not trying to be secretive, but we’re still juggling things. I’m trying to decide what’s best.” Rumors out of Colorado Saturday suggested Holmgren was exploring the possibility of sending a defenseman to the Avalanche in exchange for forward John Mitchell. One name that keeps coming up is that of Andrej Meszaros, the oft-injured blue liner with a $4 million cap hit. Color
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