PHT Morning Skate: Denna Laing returns to the ice for the first time since suffering severe spinal injury

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.

–Denna Laing was back on the ice for the first time since suffering a severe spinal injury at the Women’s Winter Classic. (Above)

Connor McDavid can still win the Calder Trophy. (Sports Illustrated)

–Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson has always looked up to Nicklas Lidstrom. (Arizona Republic)

–Watch the highlights from yesterday’s Stadium Series game between the ‘Hawks and Wild:

–Senators rookie Ryan Dzingel didn’t have an easy road to the NHL. (Ottawa Citizen)

–Former Minnesota North Star Tommy McCarthy turned his life around after going to prison. (Minneapolis Star-Tribune)

–Former baseball teammates Matt Killorn and Ross Egan reconnected during the Tampa Bay Lightning’s father’s trip. (Tampa Tribune)

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