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Wednesday Morning Fly By: BOOOOOOOOSH, Giroux/Hartnell, and a Crying Captain

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Look at it.  Love it.  And then notice the girl directly above Boucher.  HAHAHA. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)
Look at it. Love it. And then notice the girl directly above Boucher. HAHAHA. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)
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Today's open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Philadelphia Flyers news and notes...

  • Last night's NHL scores... Flyers 2 - Maple Leafs 0; OTT 5 - FLA 2; NJ 3 - ATL 0; NYI 4 - MTL 3 (SO); BUF 5 - NYR 2; WAS 6 - PIT 3; CAR 8 - TB 5; CHI 5 - DAL 2; SJ 2 - CGY 1; LA 5 - ANA 4 (SO); COL 4 - VAN 3 (SO)
  • Recaps of last night's win: [BSH] [Pension Plan Puppets] [NHL.com] [CSNPhilly] [Daily News] [The700Level]
  • Photos from last night: [BSH]
  • Look for this week's edition of Broad Street Hockey Radio later today.
  • If you haven't seen yet, we've added another design to our Store.
  • Joacim Eriksson stopped 40 of 42 shots in a 3-2 OT win. [euroflyers] Highlights from Eriksson's second star performance: [euroflyers]
  • Eriksson is now leading the league in save percentage and goals against average. [euroflyers]
  • It appears that Eriksson won't play for Brynas next year now. [euroflyers]
  • Will Johan Backlund return to the team before the end of the season? [CSNPhilly]
  • And could he start in the playoffs? "Holmgren said it isn't out of the question that Backlund could be considered for the Flyers' starting job in the postseason." I think that was before last night's game. [Daily News]
  • Who is the most underrated player in the NHL? [From The Rink]
  • Remember when Keith Ballard hit Tomas Vokoun in the head with his stick?  Yeah, well Ballard owes Vokoun AGAIN. [SBN]
  • Interesting clip from after last night's game:  Did Claude Giroux angrily shove Scott Hartnell?  Forgive the poor quality. [YouTube]
  • Great article by our friend James Mirtle regarding Holmgren and Brian Boucher. [The Globe and Mail]
  • Lastly, an Atlantic Division Captain shuns the media.  Man, what a terrible cry baby captain.  Oh, he was also Captain of Team USA?  Hmmmm. [Puck Daddy]