Originally written on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 2/25/13

The recent streak of bad hockey the Lightning have played have caused some to question Anders Lindback goaltending abilities. But is head coach Guy Boucher the reason for the Lightning’s lack of success? According to Stu Hackel of Sports Illustrated, general manager Stever Yzerman may be pointing the finger at Boucher. Hackel writes the following: There have been rumblings for a while that GM Steve Yzerman, whose team took a step backwards last season, is no longer enamored with coach Guy Boucher. There’s no saying how accurate that talk is, but Yzerman rebuilt the Lightning’s defense and got a decent goalie, so should Tampa Bay not qualify for the playoffs or if he feels the season is in danger of going down the drain, Yzerman might make a change. This is certainly interesting. There are a good amount of reasons as to why the Lightning have been struggling. It’s hard to believe Boucher is one of them. Then again, we don’t know what is really going on in the mind of Yzerman and what he sees day in and day out. (Photo Credit: Getty Images) The post Could Guy Boucher be out as Lightning coach? appeared first on The Bay Cave.

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