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PHT Morning Skate: Bergeron’s line in Boston clicking once again

San Jose Sharks v Boston Bruins

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 24: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins battles Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks during the third period of an NHL hockey game on October 24, 2013 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Bruins won 2-1 on a goal scored with 0.8 seconds remaining. (Photo by Richard T Gagnon/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Patrice Bergeron;Joe Thornton

Richard T Gagnon

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’s line in Boston got off to a slow start, but they’re rolling once again. (

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Chris Kreider could be getting a call from the league for his hit on Scottie Upshall. (New York Post)

Alex Ovechkin was not happy after falling into the boards against Colorado on Sunday night. (Capitals Insider)

The San Jose Sharks had a goal disallowed in overtime of their shootout loss to the Winnipeg Jets. This is probably getting old for them by now. (

The Ducks put David Steckel on waivers Sunday. He’s likely headed back to the NHL soon. (Bob McKenzie)

Frederik Andersen’s 6-0-0 start to the season for Anaheim is something not seen since Damian Rhodes did it back in the early 90s with the Maple Leafs. (Helene Elliott)

Michael Handzus is still one or two weeks away from returning. (Tracey Myers)

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