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Tuesday Morning Fly By: Well FINALLY....

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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 are FINALLY back tonight after that infernal five day break to take on the Dallas Stars at the Wells Fargo Center. Puck drops at 730pm. Hold on to your butts.

*Looks like R.J. Umberger will remain out of the lineup tonight due to undisclosed injury. [Inquirer]

*Dave Hakstol has made some lineup changes, though. Let's see what we can make of them. [CSN Philly]

*Hakstol and the Flyers' goaltending duo spoke after practice about the difficulty of back-to-back games. [Flyers]

*We may only be four games into the season, but have your expectations for this team changed since game one? [BSH]

*Jakub Voracek is off to a slow start but it really isn't anything to worry about. [Daily News]

*The Flyers didn't make a ton of moves this summer but the ones they did make seem to be having an impact already. [Sons of Penn]

*For the first time in a while, fans of this team have reason to just relax and watch hockey. Thanks, for the most part, to Ron Hextall. [Pattison Ave]

*Brian Boucher's incredible shutout streak remains in tact, begging the question: will it ever be broken? [TSN]

*The NHL's young stars have been stealing the spotlight in the early part of this season. [The Globe and Mail]

*On how competition affects performance in the NHL. [Hockey Graphs]

*And finally, the Penn State hockey team had a little fun with lip syncing and everyone wins. [Puck Daddy]