Tuesday Morning Fly By: The number of days remaining until the season opens currently stands at 43.

Kelly Hinkle
August 26, 2014

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

*BSH is revisiting the Top 25 Under 25 series from earlier this year to see who has improved, dropped off, or new to the list. [BSH]

*Someone is going to have to step up in Kimmo Timonen's absence this season. It'd be nice if it was Andrew MacDonald. Dare to dream. [CSN Philly]

*Speaking of Kimmo, a Swedish newspaper is reporting that his clots may be symptomatic of a larger health issue. [Let's Go Flyers]

*The Flyers are still working through their Best Play of the Year bracket; head on over and vote. [Flyers]

*Could Anthony Stolarz be the Flyers' next franchise goaltender? [The Hockey Writers]

*On advanced stats and the invented arguments against them. [Pension Plan Puppets]

*A new goaltending technique is providing an edge. [Boston Globe]

*Paul Stewart on his experience at the World Junior's Cup Tournament in Russia. [Hockeybuzz]

*Ilya Bryzgalov really wants to stay in Minnesota. [CBS Sports]

*Have you ever wondered what baseball logos would look like on hockey jerseys? No? Well here it is anyway. [The Hockey News]

*And finally, remember the time Krusty the Clown threw up in the Stanley Cup on The Simpsons? The NHL almost sued over it. No fun, Gary! [Sporting News]

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