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.
A little late on this, but it’s too good to pass up: the ECHL’s Bakersfield Connors went all-in on their “Seinfeld Night,” including introducing players as characters – Keith Hernandez was a highlight, although one wonders about Kramer’s ability to lead – and some Elaine dancing.
Best news may be that their “puffy shirt” jerseys are going on auction.
Here are some video highlights of the evening:
Transitioning from one classic comedy to another, Adam Proteau thinks that Martin St. Louis channeled Gob Bluth of “Arrested Development” in making a huge mistake leaving the Lightning for the Rangers. (The Hockey News)
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Who might claim Josh Harding off of waivers? (Sportsnet)
Female referees are officiating a game for the SPHL. (The Hockey News)