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

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* New BSH Radio! The crew talks about the winning streak, and some other stuff: [BSH]

* Mark Streit will be out for tonight’s contest in Colorado, but Shayne Gostisbehere is expected to step back into his place: [BSH]

* Not only is this the longest Flyers winning streak in 21 years, it’s also the longest winning streak by a major Philadelphia pro sports team since 2010. Hard to believe with how good they’ve all been lately! [CSN Philly]

* A couple of key stats that show how the Flyers have overcome their middling 5-on-5 possession numbers during this win streak: [Pattison Avenue]

* Jakub Voracek talks about the team’s good play of late, and also about having a son, who will unfortunately get more Christmas presents than Jake himself will: [NHL]

* Henrik Lundqvist was the backup for a fourth straight game last night for the first time in his career: [SBN]

* Patrik Laine had a remarkable own-goal the other day. How does it stack up to some of the best all-time? [Sportsnet]

* The NHL released its latest NHL All-Star Game voting update. Wayne Simmonds has moved into the Top 5 in the Metropolitan Division; [NHL.com] On that note, YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO: [NHL.com]

* How would attitudes change in regards to watching the NHL if fighting were removed? [Yahoo!]

* An in-depth comparison of the rookie seasons for the No. 1 and No. 2 picks from this year’s draft, Auston Matthews and Patrik Laine: [The Athletic]

* Apparently teams that don’t play in the Metropolitan Division are allowed to be playing well right now? News to me, but Calgary has played some great hockey lately: [TSN]

* The six biggest free agent busts of this past offseason, so far. No, Dale Weise does not make the cut. [Sportsnet]

* Finally, Brandon Manning cut a heart-shaped hole in a sweater and wore it. I have nothing else to add there, it’s just a thing that happened. [BSH]