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Rapid Fire: with Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman

With Ryan Kennedy Who was your role model growing up? Nick Lidstrom was a big role model, but I wouldn’t say we play the same game. I like the way Ray Bourque played. I liked guys who skated with the puck, like Paul Coffey. Why do you wear No. 77? That was Ray Bourque. I watched a lot of Colorado growing up, with Peter Forsberg. Joe Sakic gave Bourque the Cup right away, and...
Via The Hockey News
10 days ago

Friendship with Hedman big reason why Stamkos chose Tampa Bay

Steven Stamkos signing an eight-year, $68 million contract to remain with the Tampa Bay Lightning was a bit surprising. Stamkos was the top free agent on the market and several teams were willing to pay top dollar in order to secure his services. The star forward decided to stick with the Lightning, but one of the biggest reasons he chose to stay had nothing to do with money. As...
Via Puck Drunk Love
21 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Victor Hedman’s Game 24 Goal

Hedman’s goal, Bolts trail 4-2 pic.twitter.com/KJ9pWnGaWt — Stephanie (@myregularface) November 28, 2015 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ben Bishop blunder leads to easy Blackhawks goal

By Pat Bradley Comedian Dane Cook has a skit where he describes watching a pedestrian get hit by a car. You see what’s coming the entire time and want to yell something like, “You’re about to get struck by a vehicle,” he says, but can only utter some type of unintelligible gibberish that does nothing to warn the helpless victim-to-be. That’s how we imagine Tampa Bay...
Via NESN.com
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Boucher: Victor Hedman – The Evolution Of The Perfect Beast

TAMPA, FL – JUNE 02: Victor Hedman #77 of the Tampa Bay Lightning speaks during Media Day for the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena on June 2, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) It seems crazy now but there was a time not so long ago that some Lightning fans wondered if the Tampa Bay Lightning made a mistake in drafting defenseman Victor Hedman...
Via Lightning Shout
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning’s Victor Hedman Emerging As Top Candidate For Conn Smythe Trophy

Die-hard hockey fans know that Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman has been a legitimate top-pairing defenseman for a few years. But thanks to his excellent performance in the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs, specifically the first three games of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks, the 24-year-old blueliner is finally receiving the recognition from the national...
Via NESN.com
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Victor Hedman seems to think Andrew Shaw bit him

They say that anything goes in the heat of battle. What bigger battle than Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final? Well, anything did go as Blackhawks’ winger Andrew Shaw may have bitten Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman during a first period scrum …   Hedman was coy about it in the post game interview session: Victor Hedman thinks Andrew Shaw bit him during second-period scrum...
Via Puck Drunk Love
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Can the Tampa Bay Lightning sustain success through injuries?

Jon Cooper The Tampa Bay Lightning have a special team for the 2014-2015 season. With a great mix of veterans and rising stars, the ceiling is sky high for this team. Coming off a season in which they nabbed 101 points, the Bolts are on their way to topping themselves this season. At the moment, Tampa Bay is sitting at 91 points, tied with Montreal for the best record in the Eastern...
Via isportsweb.com
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning’s Victor Hedman To Miss At Least A Month With Broken Finger

The Tampa Bay Lightning are off to a strong start, but they’ll have to go at least a month without one of their top defensemen. Victor Hedman will undergo surgery Tuesday and miss 4-6 weeks after breaking his finger while blocking a shot Saturday night, the team announced Monday. The former second overall pick in the 2009 NHL draft had a career year last season, scoring 13 goals...
Via NESN.com
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Hedman scores 2 goals, Lightning top Flyers 4-2

Victor Hedman had two goals and an assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Wednesday night, spoiling Vincent Lecavalier's homecoming. Lecavalier, who played 14 years for the Lightning after being selected first overall in the 1998 draft, faced his old team for the first time and scored a power-play goal late in the third period. The former Tampa...
Via Associated Press
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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