Friday Morning Fly By: An avalanche of injuries and misfortune.

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

*No more four-game winning streak. And injuries on top of that. Rough night. Recap!

*Max Talbot says he's enjoying his life in Colorado. Good for him! [CSN Philly]

*The Flyers front office will need to decide soon what they want to do with Steve Mason, contract-wise. [Daily News]

*Midway through the season, the Flyers defense is still not that good. [CSN Philly]

*You've probably seen this article on how USA Hockey chose the roster that was announced Wednesday. Cherry Hill Native™ Bobby Ryan saw it. He's...not happy. [ProHockeyTalk]

*Keith Yandle is also pretty bummed. [PHT]

*About that Team USA roster; SB Nation breaks it down to see just what kind of chance these guys have at winning. [SB Nation]

*Since we're on the subject of USA Hockey's shortfalls, the Americans were eliminated by the Russians at the World Juniors yesterday. And the Russians made fools of themselves when they won. [SBN] [SBN College Hockey] [TSN]

*Ilya Bryzgalov's personality is starting to come out in Edmonton and the team isn't happy about it. [Edmonton Sun]

*Eric T. with a review of analytics-based personnel assessments. [SBN]

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