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.
The Vancouver Canucks’ negotiations with restricted free agent Chris Tanev are moving slowly. (Vancouver Sun)
18-year-old forward Sean Monahan will probably sign an entry-level deal with the Calgary Flames in the near future. He’ll fight for a roster spot during training camp after being taken with the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. (Calgary Sun)
Goaltender Tristan Jarry has gotten off to a good start in the Penguins’ development camp. He was selected in the second round of the 2013 draft. (McKeesport Daily News)
Meanwhile, Boston Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton has moved beyond development camps, but he still has plenty of work to do this summer. (CSN New England)
20-year-old defenseman Tyler Wotherspoon has an opportunity to jump straight from the WHL to the NHL. (Calgary Sun)
In an attempt at quantifying luck in the NHL, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Pittsburgh Penguins topped the list of fortunate teams by this measure while the New Jersey Devils were among the most unlucky. (Puck Daddy)