Haggerty's Morning Skate: Wednesday, Nov. 27

Haggerty's Morning Skate: Wednesday, Nov. 27
November 27, 2013, 2:45 pm
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*Kevin Allen from USA Today lays out the reasons why Nashville Predators rookie defenseman Seth Jones is looking like a favorite to make the US Olympic team.

*Interesting piece from NHL.com writer Dan Rosen about new Buffalo Sabres President Pat Lafontaine picking the brain of Bruins President Cam Neely prior to taking the job in Buffalo.

*Insider Trading on TSN with Bob McKenzie talking about NHL teams starting to circle around Max Pacioretty and Evander Kane as players that might become available based on discord with their current teams.

*Good piece by Martin Fennelly about a group of young cancer patients that have good reason to cheer Vinny Lecavalier.

*Sean McIndoe details everything you need to know about the NHL concussion lawsuit filed over the last couple of days. Speaking of the lawsuit, PHT has the details on Islanders great Bob Bourne joining the class action suit.

*A group of 30 thoughts from CBC rink-side reporter Elliotte Freidman, who puts aside the emotion to get to the heart of what the new Rogers Sportsnet TV deal means for the league.

*For something completely different: Just when I thought I had seen it all in terms of backwards thinking from the BBWAA, one of their members sold their Hall of Fame vote to Deadspin.