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Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...
*What a game! What a win! Not a bad trip to California for the Flyers, I'd say. A good trip, even.
Kimmo Timonen is still hurt and, thankfully, the Flyers aren't rushing him back. It'd be great if he skipped the Olympics too. [ CSN Philly]
Wayne Simmonds says "determination" is what is driving him this season. [ Daily News]
*Midterm Top 25 Under 25:
Brandon Alderson. [ BSH]
*Bernie Parent is goalie Yoda; may have fixed Steve Mason. [
Henrik Lundqvist is the latest player to voice concerns about security in Sochi; he'll be leaving his family at home. Patrice Bergeron, however, has faith that everything will be fine.
*A look at some of the NHL's most impressive Ironmen. [
Canadiens traded Raphael Diaz to the Canucks for Dale Weise yesterday. [ SB Nation]
Thomas Vanek rejected an offer from the Islanders and will likely be traded. [ ProHockeyTalk]
*Predicting future goalie performance using one of baseball's forecasting systems. [
*A look at how the
Washington Capitals create room for Alex Ovechkin on the power play. [ mc79hockey]
*Women's hockey legend Manon Rheaume's son is following in her footsteps. [
The Hockey News]
*And finally, this interview with Mr. Train is just fantastic. [