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.
Mark Spector believes that the Chicago Blackhawks’ lack of depth is being exposed. (Sportsnet)
“Bad Philly fan behavior explained.” (Philadelphia Inquirer)
From the department of revisionist history: Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper claims that they “never gave up” on Jonathan Drouin.
This probably captures the general reaction to Cooper’s comments:
Stats back up the rather obvious: Drouin is playing well, regardless of spin. (TSN)
Fabbri said he did his best to avoid Crawford:
Crawford felt like he got hit in the head:
Ken Hitchcock’s latest old-timer-sounding reference:
The Blues accomplished something rare in winning the past two games in Chicago:
Agreed, CM Punk. Agreed.