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Friday Morning Fly By: Hello Boys! I'm Back!

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

If you don't get the headline, you need to watch more crappy 90s movies.

  • It's Rod Brind`Amour day, and there is no shortage of stories: [
  • Brind'Amour was beloved by both the Hurricanes and the Flyers: [CSNPhilly]
  • Peter Laviolette and Brind'Amour made quite an interesting pair. Read their story: [Philly Sports Daily]
  • Probably because he says things like "I bled orange and black" [Philly Sports Daily]
  • While he was a leader in Philly, he was the model Captain in Carolina: [Philly Sports Daily]
  • Remember the time Brind'Amour scored two shorthanded goals on the same power play? Thankfully, there's YouTube: []
  • Mike Emrick recalls Brind'Amour's early ears: []
  • A question that probably isn't being asked enough: Are we forgetting how good the Flyers actually are? [Philly Sports Daily]
  • The Spectrum finally fell. Here's some video: []
  • Could the Flyers been the deepest team in the NHL? Frank Seravalli says yes. And looks at playoff scenarios: [Frequent Flyers]
  • Speaking of Seravalli, he discussed the Flyers Cup chances and situation in goal for a short video clip: [Frequent Flyers]
  • Scoring chance data from the Panthers game. If you want to see score effects at work, click it: [Litter Box Cats]
  • Looking at distance traveled by the puck in the Detroit Chicago game. More fancy graphs: [Behind The Net]
  • The Senators traded Jarkko Ruutu to Anaheim for a 6th rounder: [Puck Daddy]
  • While the Canadiens acquired Paul Mara for a 5th round pick: [Habs Eyes On The Prize]
  • The Capitals are in the market for a second line center: []
  • Should the Falcons owner buy the Thrashers? A lot of people want it it happen: []
  • The Bruins could be ready to trade Mark Stuart to Chicago. How about Matt Walker to Chicago instead? []
  • Is this part of creating room for Tomas Kaberle? Darren Dreger thinks Kaberle will be in Boston sooner than later: []
  • Good news out of Chicago: Joel Quenneville is stable, with a stomach ulcer: []
  • NHL Power Rankings, where the Stars and Avalanche plummet: [SB Nation Philly]
  • Will St. Louis have to eat half of the cost of 600 season tickets? Yeah, most likely: [Puck Daddy]
  • Are the Predators going back to a mustard jersey? [icethetics]
  • Remember David Sloane? Of course you do. Either way, another installment of one game wonders: [Flyers Goal Scored By...]
  • P.A. Parenteau signed a one-year, $1.25 million deal with the Islanders: [TSNBobMcKenzie]
  • Happy Birthday Ben Feldman! Happy early Birthday Toomin (Zack)!