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Thursday Morning Fly By: Time to get a streak going!

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

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*Capitals are in town tonight. Puck drops at 7; check back for a preview. Seems like a good day to start streaking.

*The Flyers are hoping to build some momentum off of Tuesday night's shootout win. [Courier-Post]

*Some of the team spoke yesterday about the challenges the team faces going forward. [Flyers]

*Yesterday in practice something happened to Steve Mason (again!) and he needed to get an MRI. What happened though? [BSH]

*Good news is the results must've been good, since Mase will skate tomorrow morning. [ProHockeyTalk]

*Shayne Gostisbehere is hoping no one has forgotten about him since he was injured; is eager to get back to the ice. [Daily News]

*Questions and answers with prospect Jesper Pettersson. [The Hockey Writers]

*Claude Giroux did not seem to be hindered by his ankle injury on Tuesday night. [CSN Philly]

*The adorable "I'm not bud, I'm Voracek" kid got to meet Voracek!! [BSH]

*And then the kid who hates Crosby got a jersey from Giroux!! It was a great week for tiny adorable Flyers fans. [The Hockey News]

*Craig Berube is the odds-on favorite to be the next NHL coach fired. [BSH]

*And since Randy Carlyle is now without employment, it's important to take a look at nine candidates who would be a better replacement for Berube than Randy. [Pattison Ave]

*A bubble hockey table that also pours beer? Please, take all of my money. [SB Nation]

*Looking to work in the hockey business? You might want to go to college in Calgary. [Sportsnet]

*And finally, Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo did not pull any punches with his players at practice the other day. Oof. [TSN]