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.
Philadelphia temporarily did away with the Flyers Ice Girls in favor of an all-male group, which was booed when they went onto the ice. The Flyers have decided to bring the Ice Girls back for the season opener though as part of what will likely be a co-ed team of sweepers. (CSN Philly)
Wednesday Night Rivalry on NBCSN will return on Oct. 8. Here’s the promo:
Kings coach Darryl Sutter isn’t a big believer in team bonding trips. (LA Kings Insider)
Ryane Clowe feels his history with concussions has allowed him to properly manage his timetable for returning from his latest head injury. (Bergen Record)
Former NHL forward Al Suomi recently passed away at the age of 100. He was the oldest living player. (Dave Stubbs)
After he broke out in 2013-14, the Arizona Coyotes naturally have high hopes for Mikkel Boedker going forward. (Arizona Republic)
Jaden Schwartz is playing catch-up after finally signing a two-year, $4.7 million contract. (In The Slot)