PHT Morning Skate: Where egos collide


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.

Bruce McCurdy is concerned about the Edmonton Oilers’ depth at center. (Edmonton Journal)

Joe Haggerty wonders if Milan Lucic should model his contract demands after Scott Hartnell’s new extension. (

Apparently Mike Fisher’s new deal features a no-movement clause. No, her name isn’t Carrie Underwood. (CapGeek)

Henrik Zetterberg on playing overseas: ““I think that many of the older players will stay in North America until at least Christmas.” (George Malik)

Steve Sullivan shares his connection to Shania Twain. (Coyotes video)

Mike Rucki on the lockout: “… the chasm between the two sides speaks more to a clash of egos than a reasonable negotiation.” (On Frozen Blog)

St. Louis Game Time’s fascinating bit on “The Trials and Tribulations of Mike Danton.” (STLGT)