PHT Morning Skate: Where Stars lean heavily on Lehtonen

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.

Sheldon Souray thinks that the tough times he dealt with in the final years of his tenure with the Edmonton Oilers helped him learn to appreciate what he has. (Dallas Morning News)

For the first time this season, the Ottawa Senators have gone three consecutive games without recording a point. (Ottawa Sun)

Former University of North Dakota defenseman Derek Forbort has agreed to an entry-level contract with the Los Angeles Kings. He was taken by Los Angeles with the 15th overall pick of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. (LA Kings Insider)

The 2013 OHL Priority Selection is today. (

Kari Lehtonen has started in 17 straight games for the Dallas Stars and might not get a rest anytime soon. (Dallas Morning News)

23-year-old defenseman Danny DeKeyser made his NHL debut in Detroit’s 3-2 overtime win against Colorado on Friday. (Detroit News)

Blueliner Ryan O’Byrne, who Toronto acquired from the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday, might make his Maple Leafs’ debut Saturday. (Toronto Sun)

The Edmonton Oilers have accomplished at least one goal: They’re playing in meaningful games late into the season. (Edmonton Journal)

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