PHT Morning Skate: Jack Nicklaus spoke to Habs players prior to game against Bruins


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.

–Golf legend Jack Nicklaus announced the Canadiens lineup in their locker room prior to Tuesday’s game against the Boston Bruins. (Top)

–How did Nicklaus end up in the Canadiens locker room? Head coach Michel Therrien explains. (Sportsnet)

Shane Doan talks about being loyal to the Arizona Coyotes. (Fox Sports)

–Former NHLer Rob Schremp still has some great hands. (BarDown)

–Here’s Elliotte Friedman’s weekly “30 Thoughts” blog.

–The Avalanche paid tribute to Marek Svatos, who passed away last week: