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PHT Morning Skate: Reactions to Svechnikov, Couturier contracts


RALEIGH, NC - MAY 4: Andrei Svechnikov #37 of the Carolina Hurricanes scores a goal and skates back to the bench to celebrate with teammates during an NHL game against the Chicago Blackhawks on May 4, 2021 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images)

NHLI via Getty Images

Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from the NHL and around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at phtblog@nbcsports.

• Broad Street Hockey reacts to Sean Couturier’s new contract extension with the Philadelphia Flyers. [Broad Street Hockey]

• Now that Couturier’s contract is complete, Claude Giroux’s future with the team takes center stage. [NBC Philadelphia]

• Andrei Svechnikov wanted an eight-year contract in Carolina and is committed to winning there. [Canes Country]

• His contract is the richest contract in the history of the Carolina Hurricanes franchise. [The Athletic]

• The Calgary Flames re-signed Dillon Dube to a three-year contract on Thursday. [Calgary Flames]

• Los Angeles Kings prospect Alex Turcotte should be ready for training camp after have an appendectomy this week. [Los Angeles Kings]

• Carey Price and Jonathan Drouin are expected to be ready for training camp for the Montreal Canadiens. [Sportsnet]

• Speaking of the Montreal Canadiens, what history might tell us about the Canadiens’ future. [TSN]

• Reviewing the Atlantic Division where the Tampa Bay Lightning remain the favorite. [ProHockeyTalk]

• Team reset: Toronto Maple Leafs. [NHL]