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PHT Morning Skate: Where Sam Gagner is happy in Austria

Dec 10, 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.

An overview of the 13 most promising players on the preliminary rosters for the 2013 World Junior Championship. (NHL.com)

Sam Gagner is enjoying his time with Klagenfurt AC in Austria. (Calgary Herald)

The BB&T Center, home of the Florida Panthers, has managed to stay active during the lockout. (Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel)

Kyle MacKinnon is capable of filling a lot of different roles with the AHL Providence Bruins. (CSNNE.com)

If we end up with a shortened season, every game will be important. One bad slump could prove fatal. (Buffalo News)

The OHL London Knights have tied a franchise record with their 18th straight win. (NHL.com)

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