Morning Skate: Feb. 27

Morning Skate: Feb. 27
February 27, 2013, 7:15 pm
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*Check out the Fox local broadcast of the Florida Panthers/Boston Bruins from Sunday afternoon when Mike Weaver hit Milan Lucic from behind. Wow, that’s some impressive interpretation of a play right in front of them.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vR432Q5EKtA

*Daniel Briere is not interested in a change of address at this point, but the Flyers forward is still hearing his name bandied about in trade rumors. Sometimes those stubborn refusals to lift a “no trade” have a way of changing amid the season.
http://www.philly.com/philly/columnists/frank_seravalli/20130227_Flyers_...

*Michael Ryder gets back his No. 73 with the Montreal Canadiens after some bartering with rookie Brendan Gallagher.
http://www.hockeyinsideout.com/news/ryder-will-face-leafs-wearing-no-73?...

*The Winnipeg Jets like the look of the new NHL alignment and the reasonable travel arrangements that it will bring for the Canadian hockey club.
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/sports/hockey/jets/jets-like-new-look-a...

*Milan Michalek returns to Senators practice and he’ll be with the team when they travel to Boston for Thursday night’s game against the Bruins.
http://prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com/2013/02/27/michalek-returns-to-sens-p...

*The NHL alignment plan takes shape and should bring some interesting wrinkles for the league.
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nhl/news/20130227/nhl-realignment-plan/...

*Good job by DJ Bean getting to the bottom of Dougie Hamilton having no idea who Beaker or the Muppets are after last night’s twitter hi-jinks.
http://bigbadblog.weei.com/sports/boston/hockey/bruins/2013/02/27/dougie...

*For something completely different: interesting piece on the famous Honus Wagner baseball card.
http://blogs.thescore.com/mlb/2013/02/27/must-watch-30-for-30-on-the-fam...