PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond.
Don Cherry predicts the future — the NHL lockout will last 60 days. (QMI Agency)
Stu Cowan notes NHLPA members are better dressed than they were during the last bit of labor strife. (Montreal Gazette)
Dustin Penner brought the Stanley Cup to his hometown of Winkler, Manitoba. Again. (Winkler Times)
Shane Doan and the Phoenix Coyotes, still playing the waiting game. (Fox Sports Arizona)
John Tortorella: “The thing I like about [Rick] Nash — and I haven’t even met him face to face — in one conversation with him, he’s all business,”(NHL.com)
Sam Reinhart is the brother of Griffin Reinhart, the Islander’s first-round pick at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Sam is tearing it up for Team Canada at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament. Sam isn’t draft eligible until 2014, though. (NHL.com)