PHT Morning Skate: Where Shea Weber is accidentally grabbing headlines


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.

Larry Brooks ponders what it would be like for Shea Weber to be a Ranger. (New York Post)

Meanwhile, Elliotte Friedman argues scrapping long-term contracts in the next CBA is a bad idea. Yeah, Weber wants one of those. (CBC)

Is the price too high for Rick Nash? Aaron Portzline digs in on that. (Columbus Dispatch)

Michael Russo details the 72 hours leading up to the Wild signing Zach Parise and Ryan Suter. Great stuff. (Star-Tribune)

Steve Simmons discusses Wild GM Chuck Fletcher making his mark on the league this summer. (Toronto Sun)

Mitch Albom says even without Ryan Suter, Detroit is still Hockeytown. Well isn’t that nice? (Detroit Free Press)