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Pro Sports Daily:
Tampa Bay Lightning forward Richard Panik has been suspended for two games, without pay, for boarding Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner during NHL Game No. 459 in Washington on Tuesday, Dec. 10, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 16:31 of the second period. A major penalty for boarding was assessed to Panik on the play.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Panik will forfeit $7,589.74. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click on the following link: http://video.nhl.com/videocenter/console?catid=60&id=508376&lang=en.
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Martin St. Louis scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Thursday night.
St. Louis netted the lone shootout goal when he beat Jonas Gustavsson to the stick side. Detroit, which has lost all six of it shootouts this season, failed this time against Ben Bishop.
Nikita Kucherov scored for the Lightning in regulation...
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Martin St. Louis scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Thursday night.
St. Louis netted the lone shootout goal when he beat Jonas Gustavsson to the stick side.
Detroit, which has lost all six of it shootouts this season, failed this time against Ben Bishop.
Nikita Kucherov scored for the Lightning...
The Detroit Red Wings failed in the shootout, again.
Martin St. Louis scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Red Wings 2-1 on Thursday night.
Detroit has lost its last 11 shootouts, including all six this season.
"It's one of those things," Detroit goalie Jonas Gustavsson said. "It's going to turn around, and then...
The Tampa Bay Lightning shut down the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night, and walked away from the Tampa Bay Times Forum with a much-needed 2-1 shootout victory. Buoyed by an incredible performance from goaltender Ben Bishop and a late second period goal from electric rookie Nikita Kucherov, the Bolts were able to squeak by their division rival and secure their 18th win of the...
Mr. Leetch explains the two game suspension.
The Tampa Bay Lightning (17-10-2) organization will look to rebound from Saturdayâs disappointing 2-1 overtime tonight, as they take on the Washington Capitals (16-12-2) at the Verizon Center. Once Southeast Division rivals, the Bolts and Caps now find themselves in different divisions. Tampa currently sits in the Eastern Conferenceâs first wildcard spot, while Washington...
GAME DAY: Red Wings (15-9-8) @ Lightning (17-10-3)
The Wings take on the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight at 7:30 and they will do so without Stephen Weiss or Jimmy Howard. Both players join the list of Wings sidelined due to injury.
The Wings are coming off two consecutive losses to the Florida Panthers, the most recent being a shootout loss on Tuesday night in Florida. In the...
Updated 6x at 1:47 PM, sorry this didn't post earlier, I put the wrong timestamp on it: The Detroit Red Wings hope to rebound from a stretch in which they've gone 1-1-and-2--including Tuesday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Florida Panthers--when the injury-depleted Wings battle the Tampa Bay Lightning this evening (7:30 PM, FSD/Sun Sports/NHL Network U.S./97.1 FM).
Time: Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
TV: Sun Sports
Neither the Detroit Red Wings nor Tampa Bay Lightning have much explanation for letting a third-period lead turn into a tough defeat in their most recent contests. All they know is that they better work out their issues quickly.
Both teams look to avoid a third consecutive loss as Detroit hosts Tampa Bay on Thursday night.