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Wednesday Morning Fly By: Game 3 Tonight, Areas to Improve, and Fans Satisfied??

See this?  You gotta put the puck in the net. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
See this? You gotta put the puck in the net. (Photo by Elsa/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... Penguins 2 - Canadiens 0 (PIT leads series 2-1); Sharks 4 - Red Wings 3 (OT) (SJ leads series 3-0)
  • Previews of tonight's game: [NHL.com] [CSNPhilly] [Stanley Cup of Chowder]
  • The Flyers have a few things to work on, including faceoffs: [CSNPhilly] [Daily News]
  • and getting more than 2 forwards to score: [Daily News] [DelcoTimes]
  • Simon Gagne is hoping to skate this weekend.  Will find out on Friday: [BSH] [CSNPhilly] [DelcoTimes]
  • With the way Miroslav Satan is playing, the Flyers really miss Simon Gagne. [Inquirer]
  • Among fans who ranked the Flyers as their favorite team in Philly, only 18.7% are "dissatisfied" or "very dissatisfied" with the performance of Ed Snider.  As opposed to 17.7% who are "very satisfied".  The numbers are especially amazing in terms of Paul Holmgren's performance. [Daily News]
  • Debunking the idea that Danny Briere is a "clutch" scorer: [Hockey or Die]
  • Worried about the Flyers being down 2-0?  Brian Boucher has come back before. [Daily News]
  • Looking at the best forwards - those who play against the best forwards and come out on top: [The Copper & Blue]
  • Crosby is no longer loved in Montreal: [Puck Daddy]
  • Ten reasons to watch "Broad Street Bullies."  Like you needed any more. [Puck Daddy]
  • Lastly, a hysterical blunder by MSNBC and NBC Chicago falling for a joke.  This is a must read.  [Deadspin]

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