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Monday Morning Fly By: What if the Flyers were Super? That'd be fun.

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

*So the Flyers played another hockey game, and then lost another hockey game. You might normally ignore recaps if you've seen the games but read this one, Kurt asks some important questions this time. [BSH]

*For some reason everyone is pretend the last several Flyers games have featured some kind of defensive resurgence and lol what? [CSN Philly]

*On Brayden Schenn, power play superstar and 5-on-5 disappointment. [Sports Illustrated]

*Everyone is also pretending that Dave Hakstol's lineup choices make sense. [CSN Philly]

*Did you know that Wayne Simmonds is the first black player to win All-Star MVP? Kind of a big deal. [Bleacher Report]

*The reports of Shayne Gostisbehere's demise have been greatly exaggerated. [CSN Philly]

*Thankfully we have Kate, who makes even bad games look good in her photos. [BSH]

*So Jordan Weal continues to crush in the AHL. Should he get a shot, ooorrrrr.... [Highland Park Hockey]

*Big Sammy thinks the NHL should say no to the Olympics. He always has good opinions eh? [Inquirer]

*The NHL is really going to have games in Sweden and China. Real games. For...reasons. [Sportsnet]

*And finally, the sounds of hockey. They're wonderful. [TSN]