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.
So much for Boston Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton’s injury being undisclosed. CSNNE.com notes that his apparent Boston Celtics buddy Kelly Olynyk (pictured) blurted out Hamilton’s injury while discussing his own black eye (also pictured). (CSNNE.com)
Aside: while the resemblance isn’t Tim Lincecum-spooky, does Olynyk remind anyone else a bit of the kid from “Dazed and Confused”? No, OK moving on …
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Is Andrew Hammond for real or just a flash in the pan? (The Hockey News)
Apparently the Tampa Bay Lightning are trying to restrict playoff ticket sales to Florida residents. (Sportsnet)
Suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov apparently went under the knife while his career’s in limbo. (NHL.com)
A scathing take on Dustin Byfuglien’s cross-check. (The Toronto Star)