Wednesday Morning Fly By: Happy travels on Thanksgiving Eve

Al Bello

If you're traveling this holiday, be safe. And if you are celebrating Thanksgiving Eve, designate a driver.

Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers-related news and notes...

* Podcast with Tim McManus: [Flyers Faithful]

* The Phantoms return home for a lengthy stretch after a five-game road swing: [The Saratogian] [Phantoms Forum]

* Previews of today/tonight's action: [Bill Meltzer]

* Joni Pitkanen v. R.J. Umberger trades and the Chris Pronger trade v. Randy Jones re-entry: [Flyers Faithful]

* The NHL and NHLPA are finding common ground on minor issues, which is good: [thestar.com]

* A proposal to eliminate guaranteed contracts in the NHL from a strongly pro-player writer: [Winging It In Motown]

* Do coaches have zone start trends? [NHLNumbers]

* Talking with the guy who answers Gary Bettman's pizza order: [Down Goes Brown]

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