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Monday Morning Fly By: It might be a rough two weeks.

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

Drew Hallowell

*Saturday's game against the Bruins happened. Recap. Scoring chance summary from RedWire here; read at your own risk.

*Meltzer on the Flyers' bad habits and what goes into making a losing streak.

*"Steve Mason's recent play has been very disappointing." says Steve Mason and everyone else on earth. [CSN Philly]

*The 1974 Flyers talk about their team's title drought. [Inquirer]

*Kurt answers your questions on defense, trades, and terrible defense. [BSH]

*The Flyers have dropped several spots in the latest SB Nation power rankings. [SB Nation]

*Reggie Leach is using his troubled past to inspire local youth. [NBC10]

*The Flyers Wives Carnival took place yesterday afternoon; please to enjoy some pictures from the event. [Flyers]

*Scott Hartnell was seen wearing a walking boot on his left foot at the Carnival. [CSN Philly]

*This weekend saw the first of the Stadium Series games: the Ducks beat the Kings at Dodger Stadium and the Rangers beat the Devils at Yankee Stadium. The Rangers chased Brodeur, who blamed bad ice for the 6 goals he let by. Ha.

*Turns out the Winter Classic will not set an attendance record, mostly due to weather. [SBN]

*On NHL rookies and the twenty goal plateau. [NHL Numbers]

*The IOC is warning American Olympians not to wear their Team USA uniforms outside of the Sochi venues. [CNN]

*This article questioning whether groupthink is crippling the Oilers organization is interesting because you have to wonder how much of it could apply in Philadelphia. [The Copper & Blue]

*Do in-season coaching changes work? [SBN]

*And finally, the ten best through-the-legs goals of all-time, inspired by Nathan Gerbe's recent doozy on Steve Mason. [Backhand Shelf]