Lightning’s Andrei Vasilevskiy makes save of the year on same night Vincent Lecavalier’s number 4 retired

The NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-3 Saturday. While the Lightning retired Vincent Lecavalier’s No. 4 pregame, it was Andrei Vasilevskiy who made all the headlines afterwards. The Bolts goaltender robbed Anže Kopitar in one of the greatest saves you’ll ever see. Video The save happened 8:35 into the first period. As Kopitar shot the puck towards the...
7 days ago

February 10: Lecavalier night in Tampa, Doughty vs. Hedman

The Kings worked out off-ice this morning at Amalie Arena in advance of their game at the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight. Though the NHL schedule says the game is at 4 p.m. Pacific time, it’s actually supposed to start at 4:50 p.m. This is because of Vincent Lecavalier’s number retirement ceremony. Lecavalier played 1,037 games […] The post February 10: Lecavalier night in Tampa, Doughty...
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8 days ago

Tampa Bay Lightning: Vincent Lecavalier’s Number Heading to the Rafters

For the second time this season, the Tampa Bay Lightning are retiring a number in their franchise. This time, for the former captain, Vincent Lecavalier. This Saturday, before their game against the Los Angeles Kings, a pregame ceremony will be held, lifting the No. 4 up in the rafters of Amalie Arena, joining his former teammate No. 26, Martin St. Louis. For the longest tenured...
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Philadelphia Flyers: Vincent Lecavalier regaining form at the right time

During the 2013 NHL offseason, the Philadelphia Flyers made three big name signings in Ray Emery, Vincent Lecavalier and Mark Streit, but none were bigger than Lecavalier. The former Tampa Bay Lightning captain was signed to 4.5M/year through the 2017-18 season, according to capgeek.com. The signing was welcomed by fans, but a bit confusing seeing as the Lecavalier’s position was...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitol Hill Comeback: Flyers 11th comeback win capped by Lecavalier's 900th point

The Flyers celebrate around Vincent Lecavalier after he scored in overtime to give the Flyers a 5-4 win over the Washington Capitals on Sunday afternoon. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com) Trailing 4-2 with 10 minutes left in the third period, Dmitry Orlov, who scored two of the Washington Capitals goals, took a five-minute major for boarding. The Flyers managed one goal on the power...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Vinny Victory: Lecavalier's late tally gives Flyers win over Sabres

Vincent Lecavalier celebrates his game-winning goal in the Flyers 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com) A back-and-forth affair entered the final stages of regulation. It seemed the Philadelphia Flyers were destined for overtime after what looked to be the deciding goal wasn't enough. That didn't stop the Flyers from forcing a late rally. In the game's final...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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