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PHT Morning Skate: Red Wings and “Red Dawn” come together

Nov 22, 2012, 9:00 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.

Danny Cleary doesn’t seem too optimistic about how yesterday’s discussions went. (Detroit Free Press)

Logan Couture is frustrated, too. (CSNBayArea.com)

Mike Heika finds it hard to believe that many – if any – of the 30 NHL teams are 100 percent behind the lockout. (Dallas Morning News)

De-certifying the NHLPA is becoming a topic again, even if it’s been shot down at least a couple times before. (The Globe & Mail)

The CBA talks even have Elliotte Friedman saying, “Blech. Whatever.” (CBC)

Nice work by Litter Box Cats to update how the Florida Panthers’ overseas work in one neat post – with a spreadsheet. (Litter Box Cats)

Taylor Hall, Jordan Eberle, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Justin Schultz had quite the night for the Oklahoma City Barons on Wednesday. (Rotoworld)

The cast of the “Red Dawn” remake apparently bonded at a Red Wings game. That’s almost as cool as bonding over a screening of “Point Break.” (NHL.com)

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