*ASF lets us in on what we didn't see in episode 5 of Flight Plan and ways in which the Flyers current situation is a case of repeated history.
*Should the Flyers trade for Thomas Vanek? (Philly.com)
*Even Tye McGinn disappeared last night. But he's still awesome in every way and should never pay in the AHL again.
*Thankfully, someone has figured out why the Flyers have been playing so poorly. Thank the gods. (Puck Daddy)
*The Flyers can't rely on their captain alone to turn the team around. (SB Nation)
*Ilya Bryzgalov is no longer an ECHLer. Now he will sit in wait in New Jersey, which just sounds really depressing. (ESPN)
*A look at possession numbers through NHL history. (SB Nation)
*Teemu Selanne is awesome. (PHT)
*The biggest surprises and disappointments of the first part of the NHL season. (Backhand Shelf)
*Kerry Fraser offers some insight into the "in-person" discipline hearings that come from really, really bad hits. (TSN)