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PHT Morning Skate: Where the Jets owner is part psychic

Mark Chipman

Winnipeg Jets owner Mark Chipman talks to media before the Jets’ inaugural game against the Montreal Canadiens at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)


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.

Winnipeg Jets owner Mark Chipman played the part of psychic telling former Jets star (Jets version 1.0 that is) Randy Carlyle that he would wind up being coach of the Maple Leafs... Five years ago. (Toronto Sun)

Chicago is putting Brent Seabrook and Duncan Keith back together as a defensive pairing? Somebody cue up “Reunited” by Wu-Tang Clan for these guys. No way were we going with Peaches & Herb, man. (

Robin Lehner’s run filling in in goal for Ottawa was nice and all, but now it’s 6'7" Ben Bishop’s turn to take over. (Ottawa Sun)

Shootout superstar Linus Omark would still very much like to stick in Edmonton this time around. Where would you rather spend your days: Edmonton or Oklahoma City. See, tough decision. (Edmonton Sun)

Ian Cole is about to get another shot of action in St. Louis. (Post-Dispatch)

Jonathan Toews’ latest off-ice workout has Joel Quenneville feeling positive about his progress. (

Joe Thornton called Monday’s long practice an “important” one for the team as they fight for the playoffs. (

Finally, check out Bobby Ryan’s high-flying breakaway goal. On the play, Teemu Selanne’s assist tied him with Jari Kurri for most points by a Finnish player in the NHL. Awesome all around. (NHL)