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Friday Morning Fly By: Ahh, winning. So much more preferable to losing.

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

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*Insert Luke Schenn, get wins. Science. Can't argue with it. Seriously though, the Flyers played a great game and then won that game. Good times. RECAP!

*The Devils are riddled with disease; hopefully the Flyers managed to avoid contracting any mumps during last night's game. [Courier-Post]

*This next little stretch of games at home are kind of a big deal. Need to turn this thing around. [CSN Philly]

*This is a pretty cool look at the differences between Steve Mason and Sergei Bobrovsky. [Blue Jackets]

*Vincent Lecavalier was scratched for a fifth straight time last night. Ask for a trade, Vinny! [The Score]

*If an NHL team ends up in Vegas, it may have a Flyers connection. [BSH]

*First the internet was like "Mike Babcock is staying in Detroit"... [Windsor Star]

*...then Mike Babcock was like "what are you talking about?" [ProHockeyTalk]

* has released their latest NHL power rankings. []

*Might as well get a laugh at the idea that the Flyers are tanking. [Pattison Ave]

*Sean McIndoe looks at which teams are in good shape, cap-wise, and which ones are absolutely not in good shape. [Grantland]

*Which teams are playing most of their games at home or on the road? [ProHockeyTalk]

*An interesting look at the shooting tendencies of two Western Conference teams. [TSN]

*Regional NHL blackouts are puzzling Canadian television viewers. [The Globe and Mail]

*NHL teams are starting to do some really cool things with their pregame visuals. [Wired]

*The late, great Mitch Hedberg recorded some radio spots for the Atlanta Thrashers and for some reason we're just learning about them. [TSN]

*And finally, have you ever dreamed of living the glamorous life of a hockey blogger? It's your lucky day, friend. [BSH]