Hitting the posts: 10.01.10

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Welcome to October, folks.

  • Flyers greats heap praise upon the ’10 team :: NHL.com
  • Andrej Meszaros thinks there will be less pressure here than in Tampa, Flyers expect big things from Meszaros, both may be in for a surprise :: Daily News
  • How did the Flyers discover Sergei Bobrovsky? Easy, Neil Little didn’t scout him :: CSN Philly
  • Ronnybrook dispels the myth of Nikolai Zherdev’s enigma :: Ronnybrook Hockey
  • Adam Proteau discusses Ian Laperriere and the culture of dealing with head injuries :: The Hockey News
  • Tim McManus thinks this is a make-or-break season for Patrick Maroon :: Post-Star
  • Anthony SanFilippo thinks Ville Leino is picking up where he left off :: DelCo Times
  • He also informs us that the Spectrum demolition is slated to begin in November :: DelCo Times
  • Ryan believes voluntary retirement is not an option for hockey players :: Flyers Goal Scored By
  • He also shares the experience of going to a game as a socially awkward person :: Flyers Goal Scored By
  • Jon contemplates “The Pronger Effect” :: Flyers Goal Scored By
  • Travis Hughes explains why Sergei Bobrovsky should start in Adirondack :: Broad Street Hockey
  • He also wonders if the Michael Leighton injury is a reprise of the Ray Emery situation :: Broad Street Hockey
  • Bill Meltzer wants to know why the Flyers didn’t have a backup plan in place if Michael Leighton had been suffering back problems :: Hockey Buzz
  • Steve Lepore says Hockey Night in Canada is going to broadcast two games in 3D :: Puck the Media