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.
Jincy Dunne and the U.S. women’s under-18 team beat Canada to take gold, doing so for the first time since 2011. (IIHF)
Anaheim Ducks players reflect upon Teemu Selanne’s big night. (Ducks)
Fascinating question: could Dustin Byfuglien win the 2015 Norris Trophy even though he may only play on defense for half of the season? (The Hockey News)
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It may take a while to get William Nylander ready for the big time. (Sportsnet)
Here are the little Dominik Hasek banners Buffalo Sabres fans will receive for attending tonight’s celebration:
What would you do if you were an enforcer who barely scored any goals? Well, you might wear a T-shirt emblazoned with that moment, as San Jose Sharks fighter John Scott did. (Via Mirco Mueller’s Instagram page)
In case you’re curious, here’s video of the goal itself: