*Yesterday, the guy that runs the Sixers, Philly’s beloved basketball team, decided he should throw stones at the Flyers and, inexplicably, the entire city...
The 76ers & President Chris Heck believe the use of “Philly” is “lazy” and doesn’t appeal to whatever a New Philadelphia fan is to them.— Dan Gelston (@APgelston) November 12, 2020
I guess the “Phila” on the front of the jerseys is more high brow ? pic.twitter.com/2FWPsRFIcI
...and so the Flyers threw right back. Nothing is happening right now, so this is news, okay?
*Charlie did a mailbag yesterday, and the questions from the peanut gallery seemed to focus on which players might improve next season, and while will likely be worse. [The Athletic]
*There was a tiny bit of movement on the season’s startup yesterday, so it’s a good time to take stock of where we are now. [Sportsnet]
*One of the biggest things we learned was that the league and the NHLPA expanded the Return To Play committee quite a bit — and your boy Claude is now a part of the process to get the season going as quickly as possible. [TSN]
*The idea of a modified bubble situation with several hub cities continues to be kicked around, and apparently our old pal Rick Tocchet is a fan. [NBC Sports Philly]
*And finally, in case you missed it, spend a little time this Friday with the newest episode of BSH Radio. Have a great weekend everybody! [BSH]