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Bolts face uphill battle without St. Louis

Now comes the hard part, not that anything has come easy this season for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Youd like to think that its emotional and dramatic 3-2 shootout victory Thursday night over the New York Rangers will become the cornerstone of a prolonged turnaround, following five consecutive losses. Youd like to think that Bolts will bond together amid adversity and find a way...

Anisimov Apologizes to Tampa Bay

Artem Anisimv addressed the media for the first time today after his flashy celebration in last night's 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, which stirred the pot quite a bit in the second period of that game. Anisimov sincerely apologized to the Lightning, and as I speculated last night, he made the case that he did not mean anything by it, at least in the direction of the opposition...

Flyers pull away for 5-2 win over Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning failed to build any momentum coming off a big road win two nights earlier, dropping a 5-2 decision to Philadelphia on Saturday.

Tampa Bay Lightning struggles with hesitance to shoot the puck

But just shooting the puck has become a key Lightning problem.

Tampa Bay Lightning Nuts and Bolts

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Lightning players give an inside look at bus travel

     Tweet   When Brett Connolly arrives in Calgary Saturday to attend Team Canada’s World Junior Championships Selection Camp, he’ll be approx...

Downie Fined For Leaving Bench in Anisimov Incident

Damian Cristido at reports that the Lightning's Steve Downie was only fined, not suspended, for leaving the Tampa Bay bench to engage Artem Anisimov after the Ranger winger's "rifle" celebration on Thursday night.Cristido adds that he did not know how much the fine was but that the max fine is $2,500.Here's Downie on the fine..."It's what...

Artem Anisimov Apologizes To Tampa Bay For Celebration Gone Wrong

… we all know Artem and what a quiet, kind guy he is. I believe him when he says he wasn’t trying to be malicious and had no tendencies to aim the stick at Vinny Lecavalier  or Mathieu Garon. That being said, hopefully Tampa accepts the apology and everyone can all move on from this and [...]

Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman has options to bolster defense

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Tampa Bay Lightning Marty St. Louis is "progressing" after face injury

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Video: Anisimov’s gun taunt angers Tampa; Downie leaves bench

At 13:23 of the second period on Thursday night, New York Rangers forward Artem Anisimov scored a layup that would have made the Knicks proud: Wide open in front of a gaping Tampa net, he received a pass form Michael Del Zotto and converted a shorthanded goal. If he had been any more wide-open, he could have dropped down and nudged the puck over the line with his nose. Yet despite...

Will the Flyers stall the Lightning 1-3-1 in rematch?

The last time the Philadelphia Flyers faced the Tampa Bay Lightning, captain Chris Pronger declared that Bolts don't play hockey when they're in the 1-3-1 defensive system orchestrated by Coach Guy Boucher. "It's not hockey in my book," he said after the Lightning's 2-1 overtime victory on Nov. 9. "But whatever. The league is letting them do it. Would...
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