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Lightning D Kubina off ice to 'protect the team's interests'

The Tampa Bay Lightning have a plan in the works involving veteran defenseman Pavel Kubina. The Lightning tweeted during Thursday's morning skate that "Kubina (is) being held off the ice to protect the team's interests. Has been asked for teams he would be willing to move to." Kubina will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season. The 34-year-old...

Stamkos leads Lightning over Capitals

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his NHL-leading 40th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Saturday night. The 22-year old Stamkos became the first Tampa Bay player to have three consecutive seasons of at least 40 goals when he scored 1:50 into the second period. The center stole an errant pass at the Lightning blue line and...

Lightning 6, Sharks 5, OT

Martin St. Louis scored his second goal of the game 4:27 into overtime, Steven Stamkos had two goals and two assists in his 300th NHL game, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Thursday night. St. Louis got the winner from close range off a pass from Victor Hedman. Stamkos has 158 goals and 298 points overall. Teddy Purcell and Steve Downie had the other...

Lightning deal center Moore to San Jose

TAMPA, FLA. (AP) -- The San Jose Sharks acquired center Dominic Moore and a seventh-round draft pick this year from the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night for a 2012 second-round pick. The trade was announced just before the Sharks faced the Lightning. A solid two-way forward, Moore has four goals and 19 points in 56 games this season. "Dominic is an extremely versatile player...

Rangers Showing Some Interest in Kubina?

Scott Burnside at reports that Pavel Kubina's connection to John Tortorella from his time in Tampa Bay suggests some interest from the Rangers.Yesterday, the Lightning asked Kubina to waive his no-trade clause and submit a list of teams to which he would accept a trade.To protect their own interests, Tampa has decied to shut down Kubina until the situation is resolved...

Kubina off the market; traded to Flyers

Via Darren Dreger, Pavel Kubina has been traded to the Flyers, pending league approval. There weren’t any reports connecting the Rangers to the 34-year-old defenseman, though he made sense as a trade target given their need to upgrade the blue line and the John Tortorella connection. Dave looked at Kubina in greater detail earlier this week. On to the next…

Lightning trade C Dominic Moore to San Jose Sharks

While waiting to consummate a trade involving Tampa Bay defenseman Pavel Kubina, the Tampa Bay Lightning dealt center Dominic Moore to San Jose on Thursday in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2012 entry draft.

Eklund: San Jose: Moore to come..

The sharks have acquired Dominic Moore from the Lightning. This is a great pickup for the playoffs. The exact fit the sharks will need if they are to survive the West.

Tampa Bay Lightning trades center Dominic Moore, asks defenseman Pavel Kubina for his trade options

Moore out: The center goes to the Sharks for a draft pick. Kubina SITS: The defenseman provides options for possible deal.

Kubina To Philadelphia Waiting For League Approval

via Darren Dreger tweet, Pending league approval, Pavel Kubina has been traded to Philadelphia. added 6:43pm, via Nick Kypreos tweet, Confirmed. #SNTrade Kubina to #Flyers for a 2nd and 5th round pick. Done.

Lightning acquire pair of picks, LW Jon Kalinski from Philadelphia

The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired Florida’s second-round pick in either 2012 or 2013 (previously acquired, Florida’s choice), a fourth-round pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft and left wing Jon Kalinski from the Philadelphia Flyers i...

St. Louis scores OT winner to lift Lightning

Martin St. Louis scored his second goal of the game 4:27 into overtime, Steven Stamkos had two goals and two assists in his 300th NHL game, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Thursday night.

Lightning’s strong character plays key role in helping team remain focused on making playoffs despite off-ice distractions

The one element Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Guy Boucher was most impressed with following Thursday night’s 6-5 overtime win against the San Jose Sharks wasn’t Victor Hedman’s deft centering feed from behind the net that s...
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