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PHT Morning Skate: Bruins prospect Pastrnak impresses Bergeron

Sep 3, 2014, 8:00 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.

Patrice Bergeron is impressed with what he’s seen so far from 2014 first-round pick David Pastrnak. (CSN New England)

Is having Zac Rinaldo, who signed a two-year extension yesterday, on the Flyers’ fourth line a negative for the team compared to some of their other options? Broad Street Hockey)

Here’s an in-depth look at how the San Jose Sharks did in the neutral zone last season and which players stood out in that regard. (Fear The Fin)

Boston Bruins fans got a glimpse of Shawn Thornton in a Panthers’ jersey as he practiced with his former teammates. (

Scott Hannan isn’t likely to play a big role with the Sharks in 2014-15, but he does provide the team with some insurance. (CSN Bay Area)

Mark Giordano will participate in the Calgary Italian Open to support the charities Team Giordano Points to the Future and the Calgary Italian Canadian Foundation. (

  1. hockey412 - Sep 3, 2014 at 8:35 AM

    Surprised the whole ‘Sidney Crosby was or was not arrested in Ottawa’ didn’t make the cut this morning. He’s not even in Ottawa evidently but still…I’m sure it’d lead to some interesting discussion!

  2. mpops86 - Sep 3, 2014 at 9:01 AM

    Even Bergeron is on the Pastrnak bandwagon? :breathing intensifies:

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