Tuesday Morning Fly By: Well they can't all be winners.

Joel Auerbach

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

*That game was a bit of a turd, start-to-finish. Not a great way to kick off the roadtrip. Recap!

*Remembering coach Roger Neilson, who was honored at last night's game in Sunrise. [CSN Philly]

*A detailed look at the Sean Couturier - Matt Read - Steve Downie line, which is awesome. [Flyers Faithful]

*The Flyers have been doing a lot of things right lately, including holding onto the puck more than their opponents. [BSH]

*Examining the case for Claude Giroux making Team Canada. [Philly.com]

*The Phantoms will get some new jerseys when they make the move to Allentown. [BSH]

*Forbes magazine has ranked the NHL's most valuable teams. The Flyers come in at 7th, the Maple Leafs top the list.  [Forbes]

*Yesterday's biggest news was the lawsuit filed by ex-NHLers that claims the league failed to adequately protect its players from head injury. The league issued a statement outlining their complete satisfaction with player safety protocols.

*Steve Stamkos is already walking without crutches, may be a superhero. [SB Nation]

*Evaluating the defensive performance of NHL defensemen. [Pension Plan Puppets]

*On when levity is (or isn't) permitted amongst NHLers during a game. [Backhand Shelf]

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