Morning Skate: April 5th

Morning Skate: April 5th
April 5, 2013, 11:15 am
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*Brian Burke chats about the explosion in women’s hockey and where the growth of the sport is going.
*Gord Stellick and Puck Daddy, Greg Wyshynski, break down some Milbury grades at the NHL trade deadline.
*Is Steve Mason going to work in Philadelphia? Do any goalies ever work in Philadelphia? His goalie coach seems to think so…
*What an outstanding Bruins Jagr T-shirt from El Presidente over at Barstool Sports. Fitting for a hockey legend and it hits all the proper notes.
*UMass-Lowell has survived so many difficulties in the program’s history to finally push for this Frozen Four appearance.
*Former BU defenseman Ryan Whitney slept like a baby the night after the NHL trade deadline knowing that he was staying in Edmonton for the rest of the year.
*A Lithuanian player throws a stick at a referee. Not an action that we condone in any way, but we were certainly willing to watch.
*For something completely different: I had to tweet a link to a story about the history of the Super Mario Brothers for the sheer audacity that the article even exists in the first place.