One of the first calls Scott Hartnell made was to his center, Claude Giroux.

Together, they enjoyed career-best seasons last year on Flyers' top line with Jaromir Jagr.

The 40-year-old Czech left town for Dallas, but his replacement, fellow Kladno native Jake Voracek, is fresh off a four-year extension signed at the end of July and looks to be a permanent fixture in Jagr's place.