clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Wednesday Morning Fly By: Staying in the playoff race; sure why not.

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

Patrick Smith/Getty Images

*The Flyers ended up with a loser point, which is more than you probably thought they'd get after that horrific start. Recap!

*Last night's game by the numbers. [Buzz On Broad]

*Hey did you guys know that South Jersey Native Johnny Gaudreau is from South Jersey? [Inquirer]

*Ron Hextall's deadline moves would seem to indicate his commitment to putting his words into action. [Daily News]

*Radko Gudas sees his trade to Philadelphia as an opportunity. [CSN Philly]

*An inventory of the Flyers defense now that the deadline has passed... [BSH]

* ...and what the defense should probably look like for the rest of this season. [BSH]

*The Flyers have signed Tyrell Goulbourne to an entry-level contract. [Flyers]

*Pierre-Eduoard Bellemare feels honored by the Flyers' decision to extend his contract. [Courier-Post]

*Another look at the winners and losers after this year's trade deadline. [Puck Daddy]

*And this time, just the winners. [Grantland]

*Phil Kessel laid into the Toronto media pretty hard for their treatment of captain Dion Phaneuf. It's kind of refreshing when these guys get honest. [Pension Plan Puppets]