PHT Morning Skate: Favorite ‘Slap Shot’ characters

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.

As you can see in the video above, PHT’s own Jason Brough and Mike Halford discussed their favorite “Slap Shot” characters as NBCSN presents a special tonight: the Kraft Hockeyville game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning (7 pm ET) followed by a showing of (you guessed it) “Slap Shot” at 10 pm ET. (Both also will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra.)

A buyer’s beware bit that focuses on fantasy, but maybe it forecasts some down years in reality, too? (TSN)

Will Edmonton Oilers captain Andrew Ference fail to even make it into the team’s group of seven defensemen? (Sportsnet)

The New York Islanders’ goal horn is not particularly well-received. (Lighthouse Hockey)

The highest-paid player in women’s hockey is … (The Hockey News)

Radek Bonk in an Ottawa men’s league: kinda cool, kinda unfair. (Bar Down)

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