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Friday Morning Fly By: The Flyers stay on theme; play scary bad game of hockey.

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

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*Nick Schultz is bad. Recap.

*A numerical representation of how bad last night's game was is also available. [Sons of Penn]

*The hockey experts at ESPN think the Flyers will finish 24th in the league during the 2018-2019 season. Here are all the reasons why that's wrong. [BSH]

*We're not even out of October yet so this seems like a great time to start making a big huge deal about Jakub Voracek being goal-less. [Flyersdelphia]

*Hey maybe he stinks because he signed a big fat contract and now he's like PFFT WHO EVEN CARES?! No. That's not it. [CSN Philly]

*Steve Mason, and all other goalies on earth, probably, hates the 3-on-3 overtime format. [Philly Voice]

*Voracek isn't the only one who isn't scoring like he should; here are a few more surprising names that haven't scored yet this season. [Puck Daddy]

*This feels relevant: exploring the impact new coaches and GMs have on the teams they join. [Hockey Graphs]

*It's always really hard to read about guys dying as a result of playing this sport they love, but it always feels like we should read about it, you know? [The Globe and Mail]

*DGB with an end-of-October stock report for the NHL. [Grantland]

*What's wrong with Sidney Crosby, you ask? Weeeellllll.... [TSN]

*Hey, tomorrow is Halloween! If your team were a scary movie, what movie would it be? [The Hockey Writers]

*And finally, here are a couple of your Flyers being adorable in costume with kids. Happy Halloween, everyone! [BSH]