PHT Morning Skate: Woman believes kissing the Stanley Cup helped her become pregnant


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.

–A woman believes kissing the Stanley Cup helped her become pregnant. (

–The New York Post’s Larry Brooks argues that losing a few more games could help the Rangers make a longer playoff run in 2016. (NY Post)

–Finnish prospect Patrik Laine showed off his patience during a 3-on-3 sequence. (The Score)

–Watch the highlights from last night’s game between the Penguins and Bruins. (Top)

–Players never forget what it’s like to be traded. (Sports Illustrated)

–Rangers prospect Pavel Buchnevich was tossed from a KHL playoff game for spearing his opponent in the groin. (Puck Daddy).

–Ducks forward Rickard Rakell doesn’t want to change his jersey number because he’d feel sorry for the fans that already purchased one with no. 67 on the back. (OC Register)