Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from the NHL and around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at phtblog@nbcsports.
• It’s been 31 years since the last Battle of Alberta playoff series. How has the rivalry changed over the years? [Sportsnet]
• How well do the Hurricanes knows the Rangers? Well, six of them used to play in the Big Apple. [News and Observer]
• What makes Andrew Brunette the “perfect guy” to coach the Panthers? [Florida Hockey Now]
• Barry Trotz reportedly interviewed for the open Jets head coaching job. Would he be a good fit back home? [Daily Faceoff]
Leo Messi is the DISTANT THUNDER!
Patrick Ogla recently visited Paris and made sure to bring an extra jersey for the @PSG_English star.
— Kyle Burger (@kyle_burger) May 17, 2022
• With salary cap hell coming, how should the Wild go about their future? [Zone Coverage]