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.
Danny Briere is starting to be called “Mr. Playoffs” by folks in Philly because… Why not? He’s been lights out in the postseason. (CSNPhilly.com)
Zach Parise isn’t calling Game 2 of their series with Philly a “must-win” game. (The Star-Ledger)
Bob McKenzie says the Flyers must get more from Ilya Bryzgalov. (TSN)
Know who’s been great for the L.A. Kings? Slava Voynov. (Los Angeles Times)
Ken Hitchcock is going to fiddle around with his line to try and give the Blues a spark. (Post-Dispatch)
Did the Nashville Predators think the playoffs were done after beating the Red Wings? It sure looks that way so far. (Tennessean)
Sharks forward Logan Couture will have shoulder surgery. (Sportsnet)
Alfie Watch: Daniel Alfredsson will play for Sweden in the World Championships. A chance to call it a career playing at home or does he really want to win gold for his country? (Senators Extra)
Cody Hodgson is trying to help people just shut up about him. (Buffalo News)
In case you missed it: Did you see NBCSN’s Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick rip Alexander Radulov last night? Get caught up.