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Friday Morning Fly By: Kovalchuk Trade, Win Streaks, and No HD?

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

  • Last night's NHL scores... MON 3 - BOS 2 (SO); WAS 6 - NYR 5; CLB 2 - DAL 1; OTT 3 - VAN 1; TAM 5 - NYI 2; SJ 4 - STL 2; NAS 5 - COL 3; MIN 4 - EDM 2; LA 6 - ANA 4
  • Massive win streaks around the league: Washington is at 12, Ottawa is at 11, and Los Angeles is at 8. [NHL]
  • The Flyers drop to 7th in the East after Montreal's win
  • In case you were under a rock yesterday, Ilya Kovalchuk was traded to the New Jersey Devils.  Reports: [The700Level] [DelcoTimes] [Puck Daddy] [In Lou We Trust] [From The Rink]
  • The SBN sites affected react: [Bird Watchers Anonymous] [In Lou We Trust]
  • But how does the Kovalchuk deal affect you? [From The Rink]
  • How does the Kovalchuk trade affect the Flyers/Devils upcoming home and home? [Daily News]
  • Apparently Sheldon Souray has the Flyers on his list of teams he will waive his no-trade clause for. [TSN]
  • Ken Hitchcock was fired yesterday, and a lot of the blame should be going to Steve Mason. [From The Rink]
  • Continuing on the goalie trend, a look at Jose Theodore's ups and downs in his time as a Capital. [Japers' Rink]
  • Hockey in Afghanistan.  A pretty good story. [Puck Daddy]
  • The required day-before/day-after recap/preview. Yeah. [Inquirer]
  • More NHL controversy:  "There was no overhead camera shot and Sabres officials said that's because the HD camera above the goal line has been inoperative for several months." [The Buffalo News]