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Audio: Victor Hedman Post Morning Skate Today

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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Where Hedman goes, Tampa Bay follows

Victor Hedman is an easy player to notice on the Tampa Bay roster given his large, 6-foot-6 frame. But although the defenseman is still just 24 years old, his play on the ice gives his team direction as well -- at least as far as coach Jon Cooper is concerned. "If I look at our year, obviously [goaltender Ben Bishop] is the guy that anchors us back there, but when Hedman is going...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Victor Hedman With The Media Today

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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Listen To Yesterday’s Victor Hedman Conference Call

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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Victor Hedman the biggest X-factor for the Lightning

For things to go right during the playoffs, the Lightning will need to count on several big name players to come up huge for them. While they will obviously need to see production come from players such as Steven Stamkos, Ryan Callahan, and Ben Bishop, there are several X-factor players and systems — including special […] The post Victor Hedman the biggest X-factor for the Lightning...
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April 16, 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...
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Defenseman Victor Hedman returns to ice for Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. -- Victor Hedman has returned to the Tampa Bay Lightning. On Saturday, the defenseman made a comeback from a lower-body injury after a two-game absence when the Lightning hosted the Colorado Avalanche at Amalie Arena. He was considered a game-time decision, but he participated in pregame warm-ups and was named a starter. Hedman, 24, sustained the injury in a loss to the...
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January 17, 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...
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Lightning Injury Update: Victor Hedman Out 4-6 Weeks With a Broken Hand

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman will be out of the lineup for approximately four to six weeks after suffering a broken hand against the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Bob McKenzie from TSN reported that the injury occurred when Hedman successfully blocked a shot by Vancouver. #487314989 / This is an unfortunate injury for Victor Hedman as he...
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October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Lightning's Victor Hedman Leaves Game

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman left Saturday afternoon's game against the San Jose Sharks in the third period and did not return, as reported by Lightning beat writer Missy Zielinski. Hedman was helped off the ice after blocking a shot with his right ankle. He did not put any weight on the injured foot as he left the game. Hedman finished the game with 16:44 TOI, two...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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