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PHT Morning Skate: Let training camp talk begin

Aug 29, 2013, 8:30 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.

The Avalanche released their training camp roster and it’s busy with 58 players listed on it including No. 1 pick Nathan MacKinnon. (Avalanche)

In Ottawa, 2012 first-round draft pick Cody Ceci looks to make an impression during camp. (Senators Extra)

Michigan development officials aren’t expecting any delays in funding for the new arena in Detroit. That’s… Something. (Detroit Free Press)

Did Winnipeg get a steal in 2013 seventh-round pick Brenden Kichton? He signed with the team yesterday. (Winnipeg Free Press)

Evgeni Nabokov is looking to go to his third straight Olympics. (

All three Staal brothers are hoping to make it on Team Canada’s roster (AP)

Wing or center? It doesn’t matter to Jeff Skinner. (News & Observer)

  1. pitpenguinsrulez - Aug 29, 2013 at 9:18 AM

    Is it Penguins day on PHT yet? Or is Cryers day on PHT?

  2. endusersolutions2013 - Aug 29, 2013 at 11:44 AM

    If Nabokov makes it to Team Russia, that is GREAT news for team USA. Hope he’s the starter as well. What was his incredible save% in the playoffs – .842?

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