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The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward JT Wyman from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Additionally, the Lightning reassigned defenseman Mark Barberio to Syracuse.
Wyman, 6-foot-2, 209 pounds, has played in 73 games for the Crunch this season, recording 12 goals and 35 points with a plus-11 rating. He is tied for sixth on the team for goals and is seventh for points. Wyman has played in 318 career AHL games, notching 59 goals and 132 points. He has also played in 45 Calder Cup Playoff games, registering four goals and 13 points.
A native of Edina, Minnesota, Wyman has played in 43 career NHL games, 40 of which came with the Lightning last season. He has recorded two goals and 11 points, all with Tampa Bay.
Wyman was signed as a free agent on July 1, 2011.
Barberio made his NHL debut with the Lightning on April 9 against the Ottawa Senators. He played in two games and logged a season-high 16:47 in ice time on April 11.
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Tampa Bay's Nate Thompson was hit in the face by a Mike Green slap shot, completely shattering his visor and drawing blood.
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It is with a heavy heart that I sit here to write the following blog. I speak on behalf of everyone in Bolts Nation when I say that my thoughts are with the people of Boston, and all those who have been affected by todayâs tragedy.
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Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nate Thompson went down to block a slap shot from Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green and let’s just say it didn’t go as planned. The Capitals were on the power play and the slap shot hit Nate Thompson in the side of the head and actually shattered his visor. Thompson was cut on the play pretty badly and you can actually see Capitals forward...
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Nate Thompson took a nasty slap-shot to the visor courtesy of Mike Green during the Capitals and Lightning match-up Friday night, and I can only imagine what would have happened if he had elected to go with no visor.
Below is all that remains of the visor.
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