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

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*The Flyers won a game! Suddenly everything is right with the world. Recaps from BSH and our friends at Defending Big D, in case you missed it.

*The scoring chance summary for the game reveals a pretty even game, numbers-wise. [Let's Go Flyers]

*Overtime hero Claude Giroux spoke post-game about the team's first win. [Flyers]

*A bit of history was made Saturday night as Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Antoine Roussel became the first two players from France to face off against each other. [CSN Philly]

*The Flyers' struggles at even strength remain one of their biggest problems. [Inquirier]

*The team hopes the confidence they gained Saturday night will carry over into the tough couple of games ahead. [CSN Philly]

*Shootouts are no picnic for the Flyers' goaltenders. [Courier-Post]

*The Lehigh Valley Phantoms kicked things off in their new home with a 4-3 overtime win against the Adirondack Flames. [BSH]

*Scott Laughton and Shayne Gostisbehere were particularly impressive. [Inquirer]

*If you have a chance to get up to Allentown for a game, it is highly recommended. The new place is gorgeous. [Flyers]

*Is Brayden Schenn on the block? [Let's Go Flyers]

*On making the most of the Flyers' defense. [Two Pad Stack]

*Poor Ilya Bryzgalov can't get a job anywhere, even when he asks nicely. [Sportsnet]

*The Toronto Maple Leafs are starting to complain about their home fans; this will probably end with more jerseys on the ice. [TSN]

*A look at five offseason moves that are already paying off. [USA Today]

*On how we can use this season's stats, despite small sample size. [Hockey-Graphs]

*Speaking of fancy stats, it would appear that mainstream broadcasters are starting to catch on. [The Royal Half]

*Friday we learned that someone stole Moose Dupont's Stanley Cup ring. Give it back, jerk. [BSH]

*Couple of weeks into the season so why not start keeping track of who is going to tank it for Connor McDavid. [SB Nation]

*Sean McIndoe's Friday Grab Bag included a look back at the Mighty Duck's first intro video which you MUST WATCH. [Grantland]

*Hockey players and puppy dogs: it never gets old. [Puck Daddy]

*And finally, Winging It In Motown really won the weekend with this hilarious Phil Kessel meme that they started. Poor Phil gets no respect. [Winging It In Motown]