PHT Morning Skate: A high school goalie made 111 saves in a losing effort


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.

–Apple Valley High School goalie Taylor DeForrest made 111 saves in a game, but her team still lost. (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

–The Boston Pride’s Denna Laing is doing really well in her recovery from a severe spinal injury (Boston Magazine)

–Minor league goalie Michael Leighton is about to break an old AHL record. (Sportsnet)

–Watch the highlights from yesterday’s game between the Capitals and Islanders. (Above)

–This lifelong Devils fan will make the Martin Brodeur statue that will be displayed outside the Prudential Center. (

–Doug Caliendo, a high school hockey player, scores the overtime winning goal just hours after losing his father to cancer. (NBC Sports)

–Kevin Spacey filmed a short video for the Florida Panthers. The players are hoping he’ll eventually show up to a game or two. (Miami Herald)