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Friday Morning Fly By: Hey, at least the late starts are over.

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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 still can't win a hockey game. It's going to be a long season. RECAP!

*You've probably noticed that the Flyers are struggling to score of late. Might have something to do with the fact that they can barely manage to bring the puck into the other team's zone. [BSH]

*Another thing the Flyers are struggling with? Giving up way, way too many shots against. [Daily News]

*Meltzer offers up a few things we may want to look at when evaluating Dave Hakstol's success as the season goes on. [Flyerdelphia]

*Claude Giroux has one of the goals of the week, because he's awesome. [ProHockeyTalk]

*The Flyers struggled to win games without Sean Couturier in the lineup and then also with him in last night. Exactly how does his presence impact the Flyers' play? [Sons of Penn]

*Kerry Fraser weighs in on whether or not the Flyers are to blame for the loss of Connor McDavid. [TSN]

*The move to 3-on-3 overtime has resulted in fewer shootouts, which is never a bad thing. []

*ECHLers don't often make the leap to the NHL. What makes them more likely to succeed? [Hockey Graphs]

*There will not be an expansion vote when the NHL Board of Governors meets next month. [ProHockeyTalk]

*And finally, we're nearly out of hockey things to strap a GoPro camera to, so here's what happens when you strap one to a puck. [TSN]