Jeff Skinner and Victor Rask are Carolina's bright spots

Jeff Skinner and Victor Rask are Carolina's bright spots

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Jeff Skinner and Victor Rask are Carolina's bright spots

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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA – OCTOBER 13: Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes celebrates scoring on the Winnipeg Jets with Victor Rask #49 during NHL action on October 22, 2016 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (Photo by Jason Halstead /Getty Images)

We’re still early enough in the season that we shouldn’t discount the opportunity to enjoy any team that is out there skating around. Earlier today, Canes Country made sure we knew what talented players Jeff Skinner and Victor Rask are. They are prolific offensive players, and their on ice leadership is direly needed. Rask was even compared to Peter Forsberg, which is very favorable. Rask and Skinner are top fight NHLers. Too bad the rest of the roster is garbage. Those two will live in anonymity, and Carolina is already comfortably in last in the east.

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