PHT Morning Skate: Seguin disappointed with contract standstill; Fortnite problems

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Tyler Seguin isn’t all that happy with the Dallas Stars at the moment. (The Score)

• A fan of fantasy hockey? Here are some potential breakout candidates for the upcoming season. (ESPN)

• Sportsnet continues its Top 100 countdown. Here’s 50-31. (Sportsnet)

��� Here’s a great preview of NHL 19. (The Province)

• And here’s a story on how Connor McDavid is the top-ranked player in NHL 19, pipping Sidney Crosby for the crown. (Sportsnet)

• Like advertisements? Good, because there will be more than ever on ice surfaces across the NHL this season. (Daily Hive)

• Calm down, Jets fans. There’s no need to worry about Josh Morrissey‘s lack of contract extension yet. (Winnipeg Free Press)

• Martin Brodeur has left his post with the St. Louis Blues. (

• Fortnite is now the enemy. (Yahoo)

Max Pacioretty, a curator of trade rumors this offseason, is taking it all in stride. (The Canadians Press)

• Speaking of Pacioretty, Apron Basu writes a great story on the situation. (The Athletic)

• The Arizona desert is heating up over hockey. (Associated Press)

Scott Billeck is a writer for Pro Hockey Talk on NBC Sports. Drop him a line at or follow him on Twitter @scottbilleck