PHT Morning Skate: Mike Fisher and Garth Brooks sing ‘The River’


–Predators forward Mike Fisher and Garth Brooks sang a duet together (top). Fisher’s wife, Carrie Underwood, was a little jealous that her husband got to sing with Brooks before she did. Here’s what Underwood wrote on Instagram:

“How is it that my hubby, (Mike Fisher) gets to sing with THE (Garth Brooks) before I do? As payback, I think I’ll try to see if Wayne Gretzky wants to play a pick up hockey game sometime!”

Tyler Toffoli might have great hands when it comes to scoring goals, but putting frosting on cupcakes is a different story. (Puck Daddy)

–Jimmy Fallon pumped up the crowd at last night’s Ranger game. (ESPN)

–A Red Wings fan decided it was a good idea to throw an octopus on the ice…in Boston:

Jaromir Jagr is the most fascinating man in hockey. (New York Times)

–How will Steven Stamkos‘ absence affect the Tampa Bay Lightning going forward? (Sportsnet)

–If you find yourself in Dallas during the playoffs, make sure you try a “Segs & Bacon” burger: