Morning Skate- January 25, 2014


Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Good morning Stars fans! What a night it was around the NHL. Let’s look at scores and news from around the league:

The Red Wings beat the Canadiens in a battle of two Original 6 clubs. (OctopusThrower)

Bad news for the rest of the league: the Sharks resigned Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau. (TooManyMenOnTheSite)

Eric Nystrom’s career night wasn’t enough for the Preds. (

Jaromir Jagr reached a career milestone. (PucksAndPitchforks)

Ryan O’Reilly had another big game. (

Finally, take a look at Marc Bombay’s draft profile on Aaron Ekblad. (TooManyMenOnTheSite)