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• Which NHL teams will be the most watchable this season? [The Score]

• 20 players we’re excited to see in 2021. [PHT]

• Here is the updated NHL on NBC TV schedule with newly announced start times by the NHL. [PHT]

• Looking at the good and bad of the Flames splitting up Sean Monahan and Johnny Gaudreau. [TSN]

• The range of expectations for the Penguins seem to be Stanley Cup contender to outside the playoff picture. [Pensburgh]

• Why naming Jared Spurgeon captain was a move in the right direction for the Wild. [Zone Coverage]

• Here’s Arizona State’s Johnny Walker showing off “The Michigan”:

• How will the Stars follow up last year’s strong season? [Defending Big D]

• Breaking down the Panthers as they enter a vital season for the franchise. [Puck Under the Sun]

• It’s full circle for Paul Stastny as he starts training camp back in Winnipeg. [Sportsnet]

More NHL news

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PHT Morning Skate: Most watchable teams; splitting up Gaudreau, Monahan originally appeared on NBCSports.com