Wednesday Morning Fly By: Next stop, Hockeytown.

Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE

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

*Red Wings tonight at 8PM. Official preview from the Flyers here, check back later for the BSH preview.

*The Flyers catch a bit of a break as the Wings will be without Pavel Datsyuk or Henrik Zetterberg tonight. [Winging It In Motown]

*The Flyers will (probably) still be without Vincent Lecavalier. [Philly.com]

*Claude Giroux addressed the media after practice in Detroit. [Flyers]

*Meltzer looks at what went wrong during Monday's game against the Wild. [Hockeybuzz]

*Claude Giroux seems to think the Flyers are suffering from the same lack of confidence that plagued them at the start of the season. [Inquirer]

*ASF on the Flyers blueline, which isn't as a bad as some may think. [Flyers]

*At this point, there isn't much speculation about who will replace Peter Luukko but one thing we know for sure is things will change pretty significantly. [CSN Philly]

*On the road with Steve Mason, part three. [Flyers]

*Former Flyer Gino Odjick is going through some serious mental health issues and they may be related to concussions he suffered during his time in the NHL. [Puck Daddy]

*The Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings revealed their jerseys for the Stadium Series yesterday. Back up off the orange, Mighty Ducks. There can be only one. [SB Nation]

*A look at the shootout so far this season, and the ten players who are way worse at it than you'd expect. [Backhand Shelf]

*Jeremy Roenick wants in on the ground floor of any expansion into Seattle the NHL might be considering. [SBN]

*Another thoroughly enjoyable piece by former ref Paul Stewart, this time on his most and least favorite arenas in the NHL. [Hockeybuzz]

*And finally, hockey players holding puppy dogs. [SBN]

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