Monday Morning Fly By: Only four more sleeps

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

*Drew takes a look at some Flyers who should have their numbers retired. [BSH]

*The Flyers still have issues playing a full game — and it’s been a near-constant this preseason. [BSH]

*How worried should you be following the Flyers’ slate of preseason action? [The Athletic]

*Ivan Provorov’s dog is awesome. [BSH]

*Five questions heading into the Flyers’ season opener on Friday against the Vancouver Canucks. [NBCSP]

*Flyers coach Alain Vigneault is running hard practices ahead of the season opener after uneven preseason results. [Inquirer]

*Six bold predictions for the 2021-22 NHL season. [Sportsnet]

*Down Goes Brown previews the season as only they can. [The Athletic]

*More questions ahead of the season officially kicking off, with one big question about one Carter Hart. [Sportsnet]

*Devils goalie MacKenzie Blackwood is still only “probably” going to get the COVID vaccine. [Sportsnet]