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Bolts’ Pyatt joins brother in Swiss league

It’ll be a Pyatt family reunion in Geneve-Servette next season. On Monday, the Swiss-based club announced it agreed to terms with former Tampa Bay forward Tom Pyatt, news that came roughly two weeks after the team inked his brother, veteran NHLer Taylor Pyatt.
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL Playoff Observations -- Eastern Conference Game 1

Just a few things that caught my eye: Do you think the Habs regret that Ryan McDonagh trade? Where are Scott Gomez, Tom Pyatt and Michael Busto any way? Saturday night is for hockey. Saturday afternoon is for mountain biking, at least in my world. NBC ratings have sucked for years -- why does the league sacrifice -- or should I say, take for granted -- Canadian audiences...
Via Rotowire
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bolts’ surge continues with win over Canucks

The Lightning are starting to steady the ship. It’s not back to the proper level, but it’s getting there. Tampa Bay built up a nice cushion, then survived a late Vancouver rally before holding on for a 4-3 victory. Ondrej Palat and Steven Stamkos each had a goal and an assist while Valtteri Filppula and Tom Pyatt also scored. Ben Bishop finished with 25 saves for his 32nd...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Steven Stamkos, Ondrej Palat help Lightning hold off Canucks 4-3

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos and Ondrej Palat both had a goal and an assist to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning past the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Monday night. Valtteri Filppula and Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning, who moved into a second-place tie with Montreal -- with one game at hand -- in the Atlantic Division after completing a 3-1-2 homestand. Ben Bishop extended...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bolts head into Olympic break with win over Red Wings

The Tampa Bay Lightning entered gut-check territory Saturday in the final game before the two-week Olympic break. No one gutted things out more than goaltender Ben Bishop in a 4-2 victory against Detroit in front of an announced sellout crowd of 19,204 at the Forum. Alex Killorn scored the game-winning goal with 3:11 left in the third period to snap a tie, while Ondrej Palat scored...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Wings enter Sochi break with tough loss at Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Killorn scored a tiebreaking goal late in the third period, Ondrej Palat had two goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Detroit 4-2 Saturday night in the Red Wings' 6,000th regular-season game. Killorn beat Jimmy Howard from just outside the crease to give the Lightning a 3-2 lead with 3:11 to play. Palat added an empty-net goal with 63 seconds left....
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bolts rookies holding their own

Two months into the season, the Lightning unexpectedly sit in second place in the Atlantic Division and third in the Eastern Conference. Tampa Bay has done so with star C Steven Stamkos missing the past three weeks with a broken leg, with depth C Tom Pyatt out for most of the season with a broken collarbone and with LW Ryan Malone on injured reserve and expected to miss two more...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning top Blues in shootout

Adam Erne had two power-play goals and also scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday. J.T. Brown had two assists for the Lightning, who rallied back from a 3-0 deficit. Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning. Dmitrij Jaskin scored twice for St. Louis and Jaden Schwarz had the other goal for the Blues, who missed...
Via AP on Fox
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Recap: Lightning top Blues in shootout 4-3

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Adam Erne had two power-play goals and also scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday. J.T. Brown had two assists for the Lightning, who rallied back from a 3-0 deficit. Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning. Dmitrij Jaskin scored twice for St. Louis and Jaden Schwarz had the other goal for the Blues...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam Erne's goals lift Lightning past Blues

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Adam Erne had two power-play goals and also scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday. J.T. Brown had two assists for the Lightning, who rallied back from a 3-0 deficit. Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning. Dmitrij Jaskin scored twice for St. Louis and Jaden Schwarz had the other goal for...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning top Blues in shootout 4-3

Adam Erne had two power-play goals and also scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday. J.T. Brown had two assists for the Lightning, who rallied back from a 3-0 deficit. Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning. Dmitrij Jaskin scored twice for St. Louis and Jaden Schwarz had the other goal for the Blues, who missed...
Via AP on Fox
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

'Canes fall to Bolts for 10th loss in 11 games

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Ben Bishop earned a shutout in his debut with Tampa Bay and the Lightning routed the reeling Carolina Hurricanes 5-0 on Thursday night. Bishop, acquired a day earlier from Ottawa in exchange for promising rookie Cory Conacher, stopped a career-high 45 shots. Teddy Purcell, Tom Pyatt and Keith Aulie scored during the Lightning's three-goal second period....
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
April 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning-Hurricanes Preview

The struggles of goaltender Mathieu Garon and the Tampa Bay Lightning have contributed to them struggling to stay in the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference. Both, though, have looked like world-beaters against the Carolina Hurricanes, and the Lightning seek their fourth win in as many games versus their Southeast Division rivals Thursday night. Garon has been uneven in four...
Via AP on Fox
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning 4, Flyers 2

Teddy Purcell scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Monday night. Purcell's in-close deflection at 9:25 of the third came shortly after the Lightning killed off a short-handed situation. Ondrej Palat, Tom Pyatt and Steven Stamkos also scored for Tampa Bay, which improved to 12-1 when leading...
Via AP on Fox
March 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Teddy Purcell leads Lightning past Flyers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Teddy Purcell scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Monday night. Purcell's in-close deflection at 9:25 of the third came shortly after the Lightning killed off a short-handed situation. Ondrej Palat, Tom Pyatt and Steven Stamkos also scored for Tampa Bay, which improved...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 18, 2013  |  Discuss
ON THE NOSE

Tom Pyatt scores a goal off his face

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tom Pyatt scored unconventionally against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday night.  His teammate Keaton Thompson went to shoot the puck and fired it a little bit high, catching Pyatt right on the nose.  The puck then took an odd bounce off his nose and went past Marc Andre-Fleury, who was not prepared for the last-second change of direction.  Pyatt...
Via Diehardsport
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Hurricanes fall to Lightning's late flurry

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- While the first and second periods sometimes give the Tampa Bay Lightning trouble, they don't lack for confidence in the final 20 minutes. Steven Stamkos scored and had an assist during a four-goal third period that sent Tampa Bay to a 5-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. The Lightning lead the NHL this season with 33 third-period goals...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets at Lightning game preview

Game time: 7:30 p.m. ETTV: Sun Sports Off to their best start in eight seasons, the Tampa Bay Lightning aren't showing any signs of letting up. Their success shouldn't come as much of a surprise to the Winnipeg Jets. Looking to match its longest winning streak from all of last season, Tampa Bay - unbeaten at home - tries to continue its recent domination of Winnipeg on Friday...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets-Lightning Preview

Off to their best start in eight seasons, the Tampa Bay Lightning aren't showing any signs of letting up. Their success shouldn't come as much of a surprise to the Winnipeg Jets. Looking to match its longest winning streak from all of last season, Tampa Bay - unbeaten at home - tries to continue its recent domination of Winnipeg on Friday night. After splitting their first...
Via AP on Fox
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning, Panthers follow script in Bolts' blowout

TAMPA, Fla. -- Oh, these rivals will meet again. Oh, there's time for fortunes to flip. But Tuesday's result, sealed by the second intermission, followed the early season script for both sides in the Sunshine State showdown. It goes like this: The Tampa Bay Lightning have burst past the starting line, while the Florida Panthers have stalled with smoke billowing from their...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

State rivals follow script in Bolts' blowout

TAMPA, Fla. These rivals will meet again. There's time for fortunes to flip. But Tuesday's result, sealed by the second intermission, followed the early season script for both sides in the Sunshine State showdown. It goes like this: The Tampa Bay Lightning have burst past the starting line, while the Florida Panthers have stalled with smoke billowing from their hood. The...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning stay hot, rock Panthers

Steven Stamkos scored his fourth goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 5-2 on Tuesday night. Tampa Bay, which has won five of six to start the year, also got goals from Cory Conacher, Tom Pyatt, Dana Tyrell and Vincent Lecavalier. Stamkos, who led the NHL with 60 goals last season, has 11 points during a season-opening six-game point streak this...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Panthers keep struggling in 5-2 loss to Lightning

TAMPA -- Two trends continued on Tuesday as the Tampa Bay Lightning remained very successful, and the Florida Panthers anything but early in the NHL season. The Lightning rolled, 5-2, to win for the fifth time in six games -- including all four at home -- and maintained their lead in the Southeast Division. The Panthers lost their fifth straight -- including all three on the road...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Stamkos nets 4th goal, Bolts beat Panthers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his fourth goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 5-2 on Tuesday night. Tampa Bay, which has won five of six to start the year, also got goals from Cory Conacher, Tom Pyatt, Dana Tyrell and Vincent Lecavalier. Stamkos, who led the NHL with 60 goals last season, has 11 points during a season-opening six-game...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning 5, Panthers 2

TAMPA -- Two trends continued Tuesday as the Tampa Bay Lightning remained very successful, and the Florida Panthers anything but early in the NHL season. The Lightning rolled to a 5-2 victory over the Panthers, winning for the fifth time in six games -- including all four at home -- and continued to lead the Southeast Division. The Panthers lost their fifth straight -- including...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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