Jan 26, 2012, 7:30 AM EST
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.
CSNNE pegs the Boston Bruins and New York Rangers as the “teams to beat” in the East. (CSNNE)
Barry Trotz thinks this season’s Nashville Predators team might just be “special.” Going toe-to-toe with the Central Division’s top teams is a pretty nice feather in their caps. (The Tennessean.)
Will the Prudential Center attract an All-Star Game to an unlikely locale in Newark, New Jersey? (In Lou We Trust)
Finally, enjoy a two-part interview between Gary Bettman and NHL Network.
- Steen, Blues hold on against Ovechkin, Capitals 5
- David Backes ejected after boarding, bloodying Karl Alzner 15
- End nearing? Lightning waive Nabokov 4
- Leafs scoring slump hits historical low 24
- Video: Rangers’ Lundqvist takes puck to the neck 10
- Zamboni driver arrested for DUI, allegedly cleaned ice surface while drunk 18
- Mike Richards trying to make the best of being sent to the AHL 17
- Price leads Habs past Caps with second straight shutout 12
- Report: Rob Blake would be Brendan Shanahan’s first choice to replace Dave Nonis 5
- Bettman would be ‘kicking and screaming’ before NHL jerseys have ads 29