PHT Morning Skate: Brian Burke’s ‘business slob’ look was born out of ‘sheer laziness’


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.

–Have you ever wondered why Brian Burke wears that ‘business scarf’ look? Sports Illustrated has your answer. (Sports Illustrated)

–Lightning forward J.T. Brown has become Tampa Bay’s go-to guy when it comes to dropping the gloves. (Tampa Bay Times)

–Carolina’s 29-year-old rookie, Derek Ryan, is “still coming down from cloud nine” after scoring his first NHL goal. (Canada West)

–Watch the highlights from last night’s game between the Red Wings and Blackhawks. (Top)

–Sportsnet makes a case for P.K. Subban to be on Team Canada’s World Cup roster. (Sportsnet)

–Speaking of Subban, he bumped into some big names during Montreal’s road trip through California. Here is he with Snoop Dogg and here he is with Jeanie Buss.

–GoPro: NHL after dark with Tomas Tatar: