Monday Morning Fly By: More exciting than a Dr. Who announcement!

Elsa

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

*Kurt takes a look at the Flyers' puck-moving defensemen can contribute offensively. (BSH)

*Peter Laviolette is excited about the upcoming season. (Flyers)

*Meltzer on the legacy of the great John LeClair. (Hockeybuzz)

*Danny Briere is starting to feel at home with his new team. (Hockey Inside/Out)

*"When [Claude Giroux is on the penalty kill], almost one of every four shots will be in Philadelphia's favor." That's really good. And Wayne Simmonds is good on the PP. (Hockeybuzz)

*Hockey Prospectus does its rankings of the Flyers' top 10 prospects. (Hockey Prospectus)

*On why minor penalties in the NHL should be a full two minutes, regardless of goals scored. (Hockey Wilderness)

*Data may show that winning a fight really does have an impact on the outcome of a hockey game. (NHL Numbers)

*Former NHL goalie Kevin Weekes on Roberto Luongo and the negativity that surrounds the Vancouver Canucks. It all sounds very familiar. (Sportsnet)

*This article on the Portland Trailblazers' ownership group offers some insight into effort to bring the NHL to the Pacific Northwest. (Portland Tribune)

*The Devils may have hurt rather than helped Anthony Brodeur's NHL prospects by selecting him in this year's draft. (Backhand Shelf)

*Dallas Star Antoine Roussel switched his jersey number and offers to pay for any fan who bought his jersey to have it switched. Whaaaat?! (Puck Daddy)

*DGB bids farewell to NHL journeyman Steve Sullivan. (Grantland)

*And finally, for the ladies, Oliver Ekman-Larsson has his own line of underpants. Which he models. 'Cause why not. (The Score)

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,

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

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