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

Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports


*So Saturday night's Maple Leafs game? Total madness. Seven goals. R.J. Umberger doing hockey. It didn't even make sense. Recap if you missed it.

*A look at the numbers behind the win over the Leafs. [Buzz On Broad]

*Scott Laughton had a good time showing off for his family and friends in Ontario. [CSN Philly]

*Last night in Winnipeg, Rob Zepp started - AND WON WOO - his first NHL game. For a guy 33 years old, that's pretty damn awesome. [Inquirer]

*Zepp was needed, of course, because of whatever freak injury befell Steve Mason Friday afternoon at practice. Allegedly we'll get an update on his status soon. [BSH]

*How seven years in Europe helped Zepp make his NHL dreams come true. [Courier-Post]

*Ron Hextall is apparently optimistic that Mase won't be out long. [Inquirer]

*Bad coaching decisions are hurting the Flyers. [The Hockey Writers]

*The Phantoms had themselves a pretty good little weekend. [BSH]

*Puck Daddy continues their end-of-year countdowns with the ten best hockey-related social media moments of the year, the top ten shootout goals, and the ten most shocking transactions of 2014.

*On the greatest World Junior team ever assembled. [The Hockey News]

*Since the start of the season 22 NHLers have been warned about diving. [Sportsnet]

*A look at ten cities that could possibly land an NHL franchise. [Raw Charge]

*Oh man, watching a guy score into his own net is so, so cringe-worthy. [Puck Daddy]

*And finally, we might have to begrudgingly admit that this Penguins Christmas video is kind of almost awesome. [Puck Daddy]