PHT Morning Skate: Where Tim Thomas gets a C+


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.

Randy Carlyle seems primed to redecorate the Toronto Maple Leafs’ dressing room. Feel free to insert your favorite Benny Hill jokes. (Toronto Sun)

Operation Sports holds a “roundtable discussion” of NHL 13’s demo. (Operation Sports)

Why you shouldn’t panic if someone selects “your guy” in a fantasy hockey draft. (The Hockey Writers)

Uni-Watch shares its choices for the best sweaters in the league. (Uni-Watch via Kukla’s Korner)

The Chicago Blackhawks’ “Essentials.” (Puck Daddy)

You might find Stanley Cup of Chowder’s “report card” for Tim Thomas’ 2011-12 season rather interesting. (SCoC)

Kari Lehtonen’s offseason knee injury from the World Championships doesn’t appear to be an issue. (Dallas Stars via Rotoworld)

Joe Thornton says the St. Louis Blues were “just flat out better” than the San Jose Sharks in the playoffs. (