"It taught me about the travel, that's for sure," Skinner said with a laugh. "Being on the road for that long ... can be a bit of a grind, but it's also a good way to get adjusted to the pro game."
"It's going to be a challenge, I think. As many drills as you can, as many drills as you try to sort of emulate game situations in practice, it's always tough to exactly emulate the exact situations in games," he admitted. "It'll take maybe a game or two and after that hopefully I can sort of get back out there and get back to the same way I was before."