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PHT Morning Skate: The Saskatoon Flames?


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.

Sportsnet’s John Shannon reports that a flood-damaged Saddledome could mean that the Calgary Flames will begin the 2013-14 season playing in Saskatoon. (Shannon’s Twitter feed)

Kent Russell shares a fantastic retrospective on Calgary Flames icon Theo Fleury for Grantland. (Grantland)

Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher expects to be busy on this draft day. (Minneapolis Star-Tribune)

The Columbus Blue Jackets wouldn’t be against moving one of their three first-rounders, if the right deal sprouts up. (

Need a little whimsy before The Future of many NHL franchises is decided/deeply affected? Awful Announcing takes an in-depth look at Don Cherry’s array of colorful suits. (Awful Announcing)

Marcel Dionne edges the likes of Brendan Shanahan, Chris Pronger and active players such as Evgeni Malkin and Drew Doughty for’s pick as the best player ever to be selected second overall. (

Greg Wyshynski breaks down the possible candidates for the Philadelphia Flyers’ next No. 1 goalie. (Puck Daddy)