PHT Morning Skate: Miss Canada…really loves hockey

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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.

During a Miss Universe pageant, Miss Canada wore the outfit you see on your right as her “national costume.” (CBC.ca)

Joni Ortio has been sent to the AHL, but he might be back up after the All-Star break. (Calgary Sun)

Scott Clemmensen hasn’t been able to stick with the New Jersey Devils this season, but he’s “having fun” in the AHL. “I can’t complain too much. I still get paid to play hockey,” he noted. (The Bergen Record)

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper met Connor McDavid and Bobby Orr:

Speaking of which, Orr had some advice for McDavid. (Toronto Sun)

It’s possible Rob Zepp has played in his last NHL game, but for now he’s waiting to see what happens after the All-Star break. (CSN Philly)

A hockey dad got so mad at a referee’s call that he punched through the safety glass: