*Well, as we all feared, Travis Konecny suffered a concussion in Saturday’s game against the Senators. We just can’t have nice things. It’s a big deal, so here are all the relevant links. [BSH] [Inquirer] [Courier-Post] [NBC Sports Philly] [Sportsnet] [ProHockeyTalk]
*Joel Farabee will also be sidelined for some amount of time, but he’s just getting is wisdom teeth out, so hopefully that’s like one game tops.
*ANYWAY let’s talk about something good, like Claude Giroux. [BSH]
*Let’s get absolutely bonkers and bring in Noah Cates to replace Konecny. Prospects, baby! [BSH]
*The Flyers are climbing up the power rankings this week, as the Metro Division continues to be pretty strong. [ProHockeyTalk]
*It’s not just one ranking either; DGB thinks the Flyers might be the real deal, which is pretty cool. [The Athletic]