Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...
*GAME FOUR. Preview this afternoon. Get it, boys.
*Craig Berube needs to ride his best players tonight if we're going to tie this thing. [
*Speaking of best players,
Steve Mason will be back in net. [ BSH] [ Flyers]
*Could Mason still be hindered by injury, though? [
*Jay Greenberg looks at how the
Flyers can break through the Rangers' wall of shot-blockers. [ Flyers]
*The Rangers fans are feeling pretty confident about their bottom six. [
Claude Giroux is the best player on the ice. Because of this, he's swamped. The Flyers' secondary scorers need to step it up. [ Inquirer] [ Hockeybuzz]
*Frank Seravalli in defense of Ginger Jesus. [
*Craig Berube wants
Jakub Voracek more involved in the power play. [ CSN Philly]
*Coach hopes to get the power play going by getting his players to move their feet. [
Scott Laughton has been recalled by the Flyers; is he here to practice or to play? [ BSH] [ Flyers]
*On score effects and the danger of the two-goal lead. [
SB Nation] [ ProHockeyTalk]
*Eric T. on how good an acceptable replacement goaltender is expected to be. [
*The nominees for the Selke Trophy have been chosen. [
*Sean McIndoe looks at what to expect from the
Montreal Canadiens. [ Grantland]
*This analysis of the most efficient spenders in sports has the Flyers much higher than you might imagine. [
LET'S GO FLYERS!