Tampa Bay Lightning
first-round draft pick Brett Connolly
will be among the guests scheduled to appear on NHL Live! Wednesday with hosts E.J. Hradek and Don LaGreca. The show airs from noon-2 p.m. on NHL Network, XM Radio and NHL.com.
Skinner was the sixth selection in the Entry Draft last weekend Staples Center in Los Angeles. The right wing from Campbell River, B.C. scored 10 goals and 19 points in 16 games with Prince George of the WHL during an injury-plagued season.
Also joining the show will be goaltender Dan Ellis
, traded to Montreal by Nashville on Tuesday, NHL Radio Insider Jay Feaster, and Matt Fults, producer of "The Battle of Commonwealth Ave.," a documentary film on the rivalry between Boston College and Boston University.