PHT Morning Skate: Protecting Connor McDavid


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, how should the Edmonton Oilers protect Connor McDavid? (Sportsnet)

Another one from Sportsnet, because seriously, this article about Drew Doughty‘s Toronto Blue Jays hat collection is just too good. (Sportsnet)

University of Virginia goalie Jake Anderson learned that you can’t celebrate a hockey win as if you’re “Stone Cold” Steve Austin. (Puck Daddy)

Derek Roy might have a real shot to make the Washington Capitals, even if Nicklas Backstrom‘s injury issues do not linger. (Monumental Network)

A chunky look back at Kyle Wellwood’s career. (Greatest Hockey Legends)

Finally, the St. Louis Blues pull back the curtain and share Ken Hitchcock (plus his coaching staff) trying to wrap their heads around 3-on-3 OT.