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NIKITA NESTEROV RUMORS

Video: Nikita Nesterov’s Game 34 Goal

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December 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning Recall Defenseman Nesterov

The #TBLightning have recalled D Nikita Nesterov from the @SyracuseCrunch. — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) November 8, 2015 (Feature Photo/Getty Images) Follow me on Twitter @alexis_b82 and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning recall Nikita Nesterov from Syracuse

TAMPA BAY -- The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Nikita Nesterov from the Syracuse Crunch on Sunday, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced.Nesterov, 5-foot-11, 191 pounds, was assigned to Syracuse on Friday, November 6 and skated in two games with the Crunch, registering a goal and five shots on goal with a plus-1 rating. He has played in six games...
Via Associated Press
November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning reassign Nesterov, McGinn to Syracuse

TAMPA BAY -- The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Nikita Nesterov and forward Tye McGinn to the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced Friday. Nesterov, 5-foot-11, 191 pounds, has played in six games with the Lightning this season, averaging 15:21 in ice time per game. He has played in 33 career NHL games, all with the Lightning...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL suspends Lightning's Nikita Nesterov for two games

NEW YORK (AP) -- Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Nikita Nesterov has been suspended for two games without pay for boarding Dallas Stars forward Curtis McKenzie.Nesterov was given a 5-minute penalty and a game misconduct for checking McKenzie from behind in Thursday's contest in Tampa. It came at 15:56 of the second period. The Stars beat Tampa 5-3.McKenzie needed assistance from the...
Via Associated Press
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning D Nikita Nesterov suspended 2 games for boarding

 Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Nikita Nesterov has been suspended for two games without pay for boarding Dallas Stars forward Curtis McKenzie.Nesterov was given a 5-minute penalty and a game misconduct for checking McKenzie from behind in Thursday's contest in Tampa. It came at 15:56 of the second period. The Stars beat Tampa 5-3.McKenzie needed assistance from the ice and appeared...
Via Associated Press
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL Player Safety Video: Nikita Nesterov Suspended Two Games

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Via Lightning Shout
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Stars' Curtis McKenzie hospitalized, in 'excruciating pain' following massive hit

There's a line in the NHL between productive physical play and hits that have no place in athletics, and Tampa Bay's Nikita Nesterov seemed to cross that line in Thursday night's game against the Dallas Stars when he smashed Dallas forward Curtis McKenzie head-first into the boards.McKenzie writhed in pain on the ice as his teammates got into a scrum with the Lightning players in...
Via Fox Sports
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL Postseason Scoring Beginning to Rebound After 3-Year Low

Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18), of the Czech Republic, is congratulated by defensemd Nikita Nesterov (89), of Russia, and Anton Stralman (6), of Sweden, during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) There has...
Via The Sports Journal
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Nesterov scores first NHL goal in Lightning's loss to Kings

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- With five straight victories, the Los Angeles Kings are digging their way out of a slump that has threatened their playoff chances. Jordan Nolan scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and Jeff Carter added an insurance score in a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night. "Things are coming together for us," said Anze Kopitar, who scored...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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