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PHT Morning Skate: Can a change in medication get Stamkos back on the ice sooner?

Brian Elliott made 31 saves as the Blues held on late to beat the Sharks 2-1 to grab Game 1 of the Western Conference Final.

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.

--Steven Stamkos is experimenting with a different blood-thinner to see if it could get him back in the lineup sooner. (Canoe)

--The Blues’ playoff success is helping fans forget about losing the NFL’s Rams. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

--Max Pacioretty looks back at his first season as captain of the Canadiens. (Sportsnet)

--Watch the highlights from last night’s game between the Sharks and Blues. (Top)

--Manon Rheaume and Linda Cohn talk about breaking barriers in sports. (Sports Illustrated)

--He may not be playing much, but Ben Hutton is thrilled to be at the World Championships. (National Post)

--David Backes gave Joe Thornton’s beard a nice tug: