PHT Morning Skate: Free agent financial pinch; minor league season plans


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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• UFAs aren’t cashing in like old times during this unique offseason. [TSN]” data-reactid=”13″>• UFAs aren’t cashing in like old times during this unique offseason. [TSN]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• The COVID-19 pandemic could push the start of next season to February. [Vancouver Province]” data-reactid=”14″>• The COVID-19 pandemic could push the start of next season to February. [Vancouver Province]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• On a potential Las Vegas 2020-21 “bubble” and why it would work this time around. [Sin Bin Vegas]” data-reactid=”19″>• On a potential Las Vegas 2020-21 “bubble” and why it would work this time around. [Sin Bin Vegas]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• Why a short contract for RFA Jake DeBrusk makes the most sense for the Bruins. [NBC Sports Boston]” data-reactid=”20″>• Why a short contract for RFA Jake DeBrusk makes the most sense for the Bruins. [NBC Sports Boston]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• New Seattle play-by-play man, Everett Fitzhugh, is honored to voice the audiobook version of Willie O’Ree’s autobiography. [NHL.com]” data-reactid=”21″>• New Seattle play-by-play man, Everett Fitzhugh, is honored to voice the audiobook version of Willie O’Ree’s autobiography. [NHL.com]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• A look at the 2020-21 season plans for the AHL, ECHL, and SPHL. [ESPN]” data-reactid=”22″>• A look at the 2020-21 season plans for the AHL, ECHL, and SPHL. [ESPN]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• Fun read on the night Patrick Roy smashed up Bob Hartley’s office. [Colorado Hockey Now]” data-reactid=”23″>• Fun read on the night Patrick Roy smashed up Bob Hartley’s office. [Colorado Hockey Now]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• How good of a fit would Mike Hoffman be with the Coyotes? [Five for Howling]” data-reactid=”24″>• How good of a fit would Mike Hoffman be with the Coyotes? [Five for Howling]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• The On the Bench boys went over some fundies and fired some clappers at goaltender … Elias Pettersson? [Vancouver is Awesome]” data-reactid=”25″>• The On the Bench boys went over some fundies and fired some clappers at goaltender … Elias Pettersson? [Vancouver is Awesome]

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="• A look at the impact that the retiring Trevor Daley had on the Penguins during his short stay. [Pensburgh]” data-reactid=”26″>• A look at the impact that the retiring Trevor Daley had on the Penguins during his short stay. [Pensburgh]

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