PHT Morning Skate: Washington’s Erat problem


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.

Martin Erat is now a fourth line winger in Washington and that’s a bit of a problem for both him and the team. (Washington Post)

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You weren’t seeing things, Thursday night was a weird one in the NHL as Eric Duhatschek writes. (The Globe And Mail)

Evander Kane may be back in time to face the Blues tonight. (Winnipeg Free Press)

How bad is the Flyers offense? It’s the worst since 1964 Boston Bruins. (Broad St. Bull)

Tim Thomas says he has no grudges or regrets about how his time in Boston came to an end. You expected otherwise? (

Martin St. Louis discussed his injury following the Lightning’s win over the Wild. (Tampa Bay Times)