Wednesday Morning Fly By: Frustration, disappointment, annoyance, other emotions.

Jim McIsaac

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

*Ugh this team. Post game wrap up here, in case you missed out.

*Tye McGinn is awesome in every way and should never play in the AHL again. (Philly.com)

*Big news yesterday was the Flyers organization confirming that Chris Pronger will never play hockey again. Full article from which that little nugget was picked can be read here.

*Tomorrow night's Pittsburgh game will reunite the Flyers with their old friend Harry Z. (PensBurgh)

*So apparently the Flyers actively dread going on the power play. That's super positive. (Philly.com)

*About that power play, the Flyers seems to think they know how to fix it, it's just a matter of execution. (Flyers)

*The team is working on getting into better skating shape. Seems like a fine idea. (Philly.com)

*Did Peter Laviolette's "best player in the world" label ruin Claude Giroux? (CSN Philly)

*Checking in with Phantoms assistant coach Riley Cote. (Flyers Faithful)

*Eric T. on how to project future performance based on one standout season. (SB Nation)

*On what to reasonably expect from your team's fourth line. (mc79hockey)

*The Minnesota Wild may have completed more passes on this one goal than the Flyers have all season. (SB Nation)

*Five NHL team stats worth taking a look at. (ProHockeyTalk)

*The three biggest hockey stories from this past weekend. (Grantland)

*Scary stuff from last night's Blues/Sharks matchup as Dan Boyle is taken off the ice on a stretcher. (SB Nation)

*Bernie Parent wants you to live your life to the fullest. (Philly.com)

*And finally the league has updated its list of banned items for the Winter Classic. No balloons! (Puck Daddy)

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