Found February 22, 2014 on Next Impulse Sports:
Jonathan Drouin – the extremely talented Canadian youngster who was taken third overall by the Lightning in last year’s NHL Draft – showed once again last night why he’s considered one of the top prospects in hockey. The 18-year old Drouin – currently playing for the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League – had a four point night (one goal, three assists) in the Mooseheads’ 7-1 trouncing of the Shawinigan Cataractes on Friday. The forward’s most impressive highlight came when he was able to pick the pocket of a Cataractes player at the offensive blue line before showing off some sick dangles to create some space and set up a teammate streaking to the side of the net. Check it out in the video above; this kid is gonna be fun to watch for a very long time. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Filppula hopes to play next week

Lightning C Valtteri Filppula missed out on playing for Finland in the Olympics after suffering a non-displaced fracture in his right ankle on Feb. 6. He hopes he doesn’t miss any time with Tampa Bay. Filppula was expected to need three weeks to recover from the injury, which would put him in line to return when Tampa Bay returns to action on Thursday in Nashville. While that...

Tampa Claims Mike Kostka

TSN’s Darren Dreger is reporting that the Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed defenseman Mike Kostka off waivers.The post Tampa Claims Mike Kostka appeared first on Committed Indians.
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