Jan 26, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT
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.
- Tough times in Tampa: Garrison out 3-4 weeks after ‘pretty dirty’ Abdelkader hit 12
- Playoff watch — what the bubble teams need to do 28
- NHL on NBCSN: Stakes high for Kings, ‘Hawks tonight 21
- Blackhawks’ Sharp: ‘We knew we had to get two points’ 12
- Video: Brian Engblom takes a puck to the head 13
- Flames jump back into third in Pacific, beat Preds 6
- Letang concussed, Penguins will dress five defensemen 18
- NHL on NBCSN: Sharks desperate for wins, Penguins seek definitive end to slump 7
- Video: Bolts lose Garrison, Paquette in loss to Wings 4
- Bruins ruin Lundqvist’s return 28