Monday Morning Fly By: Patrick Thoresen Really Wants Back in the NHL

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 13: Patrick Thoresen (L) of Norway celebrate with team mate Jonas Holos (R) after he scores his team's opening goal during the IIHF World Championship group S match between Germany and Norway at Ericsson Globe on May 13, 2012 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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

  • Bill Meltzer with a solid piece on Laviolette's system. Look for a response (follow-up?) here either today or tomorrow: [Bill Meltzer]
  • Using our zone start information to pinpoint and quantify the Flyers problems against the Devils in the attacking zones: [SB Nation Philly]
  • Things are still ugly in Allentown with the Phantoms. [Morning Call]
  • Patrick Thoresen scored two goals and added four assists, tying Evgeni Malkin for the tournament lead, as Norway beat Germany yesterday: [IIHF]
  • Brutal hit on Alex Goligoski at the World Championships: [Puck Daddy]
  • The Kings twitter feed is pretty fantastic. The best from Game 1, in three period segments. Per. 1: [SBNation.com] Per. 2: [SBNation.com] Per. 3: [SBNation.com]
  • USHL goalie makes save with his bare hand. Pretty impressive: [Puck Daddy]
  • According to a report, the KHL will exempt returning NHL players from their salary cap: [On the Forecheck]
  • Some people noticed that the Capitals won games where Alex Ovechkin did not play often. That's a good example of why you should not confuse causation and correlation: [NHLNumbers.com]
  • Who were the best shot blockers in the NHL this past season? [NHLNumbers.com]
  • A great look at cognitive dissonance and the tendency to believe even more strongly after being shown evidence that one is wrong: [NHLNumbers.com]
  • Our very own Eric T. takes a look at goalie streakiness and whether anyone is really more streaky or consistent than a coinflip: [NHLNumbers.com]

In This Article

Teams
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Broad Street Hockey

You must be a member of Broad Street Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Broad Street Hockey. You should read them.

Join Broad Street Hockey

You must be a member of Broad Street Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Broad Street Hockey. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker