PHT Morning Skate: What makes Steve Yzerman such a good general manager?
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.
--What makes Steve Yzerman one of the best general managers in hockey? (Sportsnet)
--What was Kyle Turris’ first major purchase after he signed an NHL deal? He discusses that and more in a rapid fire Q & A with The Hockey News.
--A guy in a Tyler Johnson t-shirt caught Tyler Johnson’s stick on Saturday. (Top)
--Hockey basketball jerseys have become an actual thing. (BarDown)
--Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko signed a puck for a young fan battling cancer. (NHL)
--Take a deeper look into Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad’s journey from youth hockey to the NHL: