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Monday Morning Fly By: Sports are bad again

Today’s open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Flyers news and notes…

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NHL: New York Islanders at Philadelphia Flyers Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

*The Flyers played lots of hockey this weekend, which means we’ve got a lot to recap! How’d they do in Ottawa? [BSH]

*The answer to that one is “not very well.” Here’s what we learned. [BSH]

*A recap of Saturday’s loss to the Islanders, if you’d like to do that... for some reason... [BSH]

*And another what we learned?! [BSH]

*The game was rough, but at least we have some nice photos to look at from it. [BSH]

*The Flyers have been struggling to hold onto leads in the third period and it’s been hurting them in a big way. Let’s talk about it. [The Athletic]

*A look at the Flyers’ recent string of shootout appearances. [BSH]

*The Flyers are making changes to the Wells Fargo Center, and it looks like they’re getting more young people in the doors. [Philadelphia Inquirer]

*How are the kids doing? Glad you asked. Let’s take a trip down the farm. [BSH]

*You want a new Flyperbole? Take a new Flyperbole. [BSH]

*We’ve got a new Hockey Hall of Fame class, let’s have a look at the new faces. [Sportsnet]

*A league rule let play continue while Matt Calvert was down on the ice, bleeding from the head, and the team didn’t mince words in relaying their feelings. [The Athletic]