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.
Charlie Miller saw Claude Julien’s mustache from 1985-86 and thought: I wonder what it would look like if the entire Bruins’ team was sporting it? This was the result…
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The AHL Hamilton Bulldogs will wear special jerseys on Dec. 5 in honor of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. They’re also going to try to raise money for his son. (NHL.com)
Trevor van Riemsdyk appeared to score his first career goal on Sunday, but it was later credited to Kris Versteeg. For his part, van Riemsdyk wasn’t surprised by the scoring change and he seems to be taking the news well. (CSN Chicago)
Should Daniel Alfredsson be inducted into the Hall of Fame? (Grantland)
Highlights from St. Louis’ 6-1 victory over Buffalo:
Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (hand) might not be pain free by the end of the week, but he might be back soon anyways. (The Bergen Record)
You’ve probably seen Seth Griffith’s goal of the year candidate at this point, but if that’s the first you’ve heard of him, then you probably don’t know the odds he’s had to overcome to get this far. (OHL Writers)
The Philadelphia Flyers are doing their best to make sure they don’t squander the momentum they’ve gained during their five-day break from games. (CSN Philly)