Morning Skate: Sunday, Dec. 22

Morning Skate: Sunday, Dec. 22
December 22, 2013, 2:15 pm

* Toronto head coach Randy Carlyle says the access that HBO’s 24/7 cameras get is not normal for any NHL hockey team, including the Maple Leafs.

* A great HNIC video opening that features the St. Michael’s choir getting everybody in the holiday spirit.
 
* Adrian Dater sits rink-side for a Colorado Avalanche game, and reminds himself how different the view can be as opposed to place like a ninth floor press box.
 
* Larry Brooks says the NHL must have another summit meeting about game safety, and delves into the Max Pacioretty trade rumors.

* PHT writer James O’Brien chronicles Ryan Getzlaf's stretch of otherworldly play for the Anaheim Ducks.

* When I say that Tyler Seguin is still a very immature kid, it’s things like this that I’m referring to. That Cape Cod Fourth of July party looks like it was an epic goodbye bender for Seguin. (NSFW)

* For something completely different: What do they say about a woman scorned? Geez.