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Nikita Kucherov’s OT Goal Caps Lightning’s Wild Game 3 Win Vs. Rangers (Video)

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning were relentless, answering every challenge from the New York Rangers before taking control of the Eastern Conference finals on Nikita Kucherov’s overtime goal. Kucherov delivered his second winner of the playoffs 3:33 into the extra period Wednesday night, giving his team a 6-5 victory and 2-1 lead in the best-of-7 series that continues Friday...
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Bolts up 2-1: Kucherov caps high-scoring attack vs. Rangers in OT

Tampa Bay was the highest scoring team in the NHL during the regular season. The Lightning are getting back to those wide-open ways in the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers. Nikita Kucherov scored 3:33 into overtime and the Lightning scored six goals for the second straight game in a 6-5 win over the visiting Rangers on Wednesday. The win gave the Bolts a 2-1...
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Kucherov's OT goal gives Lightning 2-1 edge in East finals

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Nikita Kucherov scored 3:33 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 6-5 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. Ondrej Palat had two goals and an assist, and Tyler Johnson, Steven Stamkos and Alex Killorn each had one goal and an assist for the Lightning. They took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-7 series...
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Kucherov’s OT Goal Leads Bolts Over Rangers 6-5 (With Video And Audio Clips)

In perhaps their most thrilling contest of the 2015 playoffs, the Tampa Bay Lightning did battle with the New York Rangers for nearly four periods of hockey. In front of a sellout crowd of over 19,000 at Amalie Arena on Wednesday evening, the Lightning managed to secure an enormously important 6-5 overtime victory. With the win, the Bolts have taken a 2-1 lead in their Eastern Conference...
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Nikita Kucherov the hero yet again in Game 3

Following their impressive 6-2 victory in Game 2, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered Game 3 looking to build on their momentum, and take their first series lead against the New York Rangers. Unfortunately, the Rangers would come out from the opening puck drop looking greatly improved from the last time the two teams met, while […] The post Nikita Kucherov the hero yet again in Game...
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GIF: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 3 Winning Goal

GIF: Kucherov OT winner — Stephanie Vail (@myregularface) May 21, 2015 (Feature Photo/@ChristineLRM) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at
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Bolts Punch Ticket To Eastern Conference Final – Beat Habs 4-1

The Tampa Bay Lightning are not going back to Momtreal. Instead they defeated the Canadiens 4-1 to earn a trip to the Eastern Conference Final. Nikita Kucherov scored twice and added an assist, while Ondrej Palat had a goal and an assist to give the Bolts  a 4-1 win tonight in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal. Bolts backstop Ben Bishop was brilliant, coming within 4:57...
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Nikita Kucherov scores twice, Lightning take Game 6 to finish series

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Nikita Kucherov had two goals and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night. Steven Stamkos scored his third goal of the playoffs for the Lightning, who closed out the second-round series in six games after Montreal fought off elimination in Games 4 and 5. "This...
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Nikita Kucherov’s Double-OT Goal Gives Lightning Game 1 Win Over Habs (Video)

MONTREAL — Nikita Kucherov scored at 2:06 of the second overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series. Kucherov took a pass in the slot from Valtteri Filppula and beat Canadiens goalie Carey Price with a wrist shot to the glove side on the first shot of the period. “Boyle...
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