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Friday Morning Fly By: It's the final countdooooowwwwn

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

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*Last night saw one of the final preseason games before we get to the real stuff, and it ... was good. RECAP!

*Seems like Scott Laughton has finally earned himself a spot on this team. [Courier-Post]

*We're still asking the "how many rookies" question, despite the fact that it seems pretty clear who has earned a spot. [ProHockeyTalk]

*BAMFBrian Elliott doesn't expect it to take long for him to adjust to playing in Philadelphia. [Inquirer]

*The Flyers have a pretty nice mix of rookies and veteran talent and they're hoping it's the right balance to get them back to the playoffs. [Associated Press]

*Nolan Patrick, for one, is pretty friggin pumped. [ProHockeyTalk]

*Yesterday it was wingers, and today we get to see who the Caps fans are worrying about at center. [Japers' Rink]

*The Flyers aren't the only team making big roster decisions. The Olympic teams are starting to as well. Here are some Thoughts. [Sportsnet]

*Lest you forget that Gary Bettman is a piece of shit, have a look at what the league is trying to do in Calgary. [Deadspin]

*And finally, new BSH Radio! We share what we think this final roster will look like and yell about possible bad decisions before they even happen. [BSH]