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.
Here are 99 facts about the Wayne Gretzky trade. (Puck Daddy)
On that subject, what if The Trade never happened? (Edmonton Journal)
Top Minnesota Wild prospect Mathew Dumba has made adjustments to his game and he’s looking to earn a spot on Team Canada after failing to make the World Juniors cut twice before. (Toronto Sun)
Speaking of the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship, Jon Gillies doesn’t see himself as the clear favorite to serve as Team USA’s starting goaltender, although coach Don Lucia seems to think highly of him. (Flames.nhl.com)
The biggest X-factor for the Colorado Avalanche going into the 2013-14 campaign might be the guy behind the bench. (NHL.com)