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PHT Morning Skate: Teemu homecoming day edition

Dec 17, 2011, 9:06 AM EDT

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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.

Not only is it Teemu Selanne‘s return to Winnipeg, but the current iteration of the Jets are fans of his too. Everyone loves Teemu. (Winnipeg Sun)

The Anaheim Ducks are even eager to share the wonder that is Teemu returning to where it all began for a day. (Ducks)

Down Goes Brown’s take on Teemu’s history is a damn fine hysterical tribute to the Finnish Flash. (Down Goes Brown)

Travis Zajac was really happy about his play in his first game back from a torn Achilles tendon. (Star-Ledger)

Tyler Seguin has finally been jinxed by the sophomore slump. (CSNNE.com)

Ken Dryden penned a fantastic piece on concussions and what Gary Bettman’s role in the league’s epidemic is. (Grantland)

Meanwhile in Chicago, Ray Emery is stealing the starting goaltending job. (CSNChicago.com)

Antero Niittymaki was a winner in his first AHL rehab start. (CSNBayArea.com)

Olli Jokinen may have his ups and downs, but he does well in his former hometowns. (Calgary Sun)

Francois Beauchemin is becoming one of the leaders of a Ducks team in desperate need of guidance. (OC Register)

Ken Hitchcock and Barry Trotz renew their friendly rivalry. They should surprise us all by playing firewagon hockey against each other to celebrate. (Tennessean)

What’s the Red Wings’ key to success on the power play? Moving the puck, stupid! (Detroit Free Press)

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