There will be many discussions had in the next few weeks about the direction the Flyers are heading.
The players and coaches will tell you making the playoffs is still the goal. The owner expects nothing short of a playoff run every year.
But the general manager is going to let the players dictate what happens next.
Following a dismal finish to an eight-game road trip, Ron Hextall has essentially given the Flyers an ultimatum: start playing better and winning or heads will start to roll.