Morning Skate: April 12

Morning Skate: April 12
April 12, 2013, 1:30 pm
Share This Post

  • A good Bruce Arthur column on the NHL and the You Can Play campaign getting together to show why the hockey world is ahead of the curve on so many of these important social issues.
  • A golf course in Vancouver offered a free round of golf to Anton Volchenkov after he concussed Brad Marchand. Stay classy, Vancouver!
  • Tyler Myers done for the season in Buffalo with a broken leg. And the hits just keep on coming for the Sabres.
  • Montreal is beginning to accept the fact that they might have a division winner and one of the top seeds in the playoffs this year after a lot of questions over the summer.
  • The tragic numbers for many of the hopeful NHL playoff teams as they try to clinch a spot before the bubble bursts.
  • Insurance appears to be the main sticking point for the NHL players participating in the Winter Olympics in Russia. Here’s hoping they can get past all of that.
  • For something completely different: Rolling Stone has Rhett Miller doing all of his communicating via twitter as he recovers from a damaged voice.