Originally written June 16, 2012 on Hockey Fan Land:
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Anders Lindback is now a member of the Tampa Bay LightningWe can probably remove the Tampa Bay Lightning from the potential Roberto Luongo-trade equation. After trading three draft picks and goalie Sebastien Caron to the Nashville Predators for netminder Anders Lindback, forward Kyle Wilson and a pick, the Tampa Bay club appears to be set in net for 2012-13. After spending the last two years stuck behind Pekka Rinne, Lindback will finally get the chance to earn the No. 1 role of which many believe he's capable. "We believe Anders will join the team and give us a nice lift at the goaltending position as we prepare for the 2012-13 season," Lightning GM Steve Yzerman said of the towering 24-year-old. "He has the potential to develop into the No. 1 goaltender we covet." With veteran Mathieu Garon under contract for another year, we can look forward to the Lindback/Garon tandem through 2012-13 (heavy on the Lindback). Goalies Dustin Tokarski, Riku Helenius, Jarosl...
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