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Wings, Lightning face off in Atlantic Division showdown Thursday

The Detroit Red Wings continue rattling off victories without Jimmy Howard, although the All-Star goaltender's absence is becoming more and more noticeable. The Red Wings' defensive struggles could reach a breaking point Thursday night when they visit Tampa Bay to face a high-powered Lightning club looking to set a franchise record for consecutive home wins (7 p.m. pregame, 7:30...
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Wings, Lightning face off in Atlantic Division showdown Thursday

The Detroit Red Wings continue rattling off victories without Jimmy Howard, although the All-Star goaltender's absence is becoming more and more noticeable. The Red Wings' defensive struggles could reach a breaking point Thursday night when they visit Tampa Bay to face a high-powered Lightning club looking to set a franchise record for consecutive home wins (7 p.m. pregame, 7:30...
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Lightning vs. Red Wings – Full Preview And Game Notes

Here are your game notes for tonight’s battle with the Red Wings. Just click the link! DET-vs.-TBL-Jan.-29 Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
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Throwback Thursday

15 Jan 2002: Goaltender Kevin Weekes #80 of the Tampa Bay Lightning crouches in goal during the NHL game against the New Jersey Devils at Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Lightning edged the Devils 5-4. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright 2002 NHLI Mandatory Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images
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Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. The Detroit Red Wings continue rattling off victories without Jimmy Howard, although the All-Star goaltender's absence is becoming more and more noticeable. The Red Wings' defensive struggles could reach a breaking point Thursday night when they visit Tampa Bay to face a high-powered Lightning club looking to set a franchise...
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Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. The Detroit Red Wings continue rattling off victories without Jimmy Howard, although the All-Star goaltender's absence is becoming more and more noticeable. The Red Wings' defensive struggles could reach a breaking point Thursday night when they visit Tampa Bay to face a high-powered Lightning club looking to set a franchise...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Bolt Quote

“Obviously we weren’t ready to start this game. Hopefully this is just a game where we can just shake off the cobwebs, shake off the rust and get back to business.” – Steven Stamkos on loss to Carolina
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Bolts Not Ready To Play – Lose To Hot Hurricanes

After finishing a perfect homestand going into the All-Star break, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the game with the last place Hurricanes looking to beat them for the tenth time in their last 11 meetings.  The Bolts last road trip resulted in no points earned and beat downs at the hands of Philadelphia and Boston. Unfortunately the Lightning faced a hot goaltender, (Anton Khudobin...
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VIDEO: Lightning's Jason Garrison, Tyler Johnson mic'd up

Listen in as Jason Garrison and Tyler Johnson were mic'd up by Sun Sports during recent Tampa Bay Lightning broadcasts.
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Angry Alexis: Lightning Fans Must Defend Their House

Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Detroit Red Wings at St. Pete Times Forum (February 17, 2011) (Getty Images) The Lightning will host the division rival Detroit Red Wings for the first time on Thursday. Games like this often make Tampa fans groan inwardly as they prepare themselves for an influx of visiting fans. It’s nothing new. Florida is a prime destination for hockey fans up north...
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Lightning vs. Hurricanes – Full Preview And Game Notes

Here are your game notes for tonight’s battle with the Hurricanes. Just click the link! CAR-vs.-TBL-Jan.-27 Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
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Tampa Bay Lightning at Carolina Hurricanes game preview

The Tampa Bay Lightning rode a perfect homestand into the All-Star Break and enter the second half of the season with the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Following the midseason layoff, the Lightning will hit the road Tuesday night looking for a 10th win in their last 11 meetings with the Carolina Hurricanes. Tampa Bay (30-14-4) strung together three wins prior to the break,...
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Lightning-Hurricanes Preview

The Tampa Bay Lightning rode a perfect homestand into the All-Star Break and enter the second half of the season with the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Following the midseason layoff, the Lightning will hit the road Tuesday night looking for a 10th win in their last 11 meetings with the Carolina Hurricanes. Tampa Bay (30-14-4) strung together three wins prior to the break,...
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Game Gifs #26: CBJ @ TBL (12/6/14)

Game gifs from the Blue Jackets’ 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Full album here! First Period 1-0 CBJ: CBJ: (2:37) Boone Jenner (4) ASST: Matt Calvert (2) 2-0 CBJ: CBJ: (12:48) PPG – David Savard (5) ASST: Jack Johnson (10), Cam Atkinson (5) Second Period No goals scored Third Period 3-0 CBJ: CBJ: (4:51) Jack Skille (4) ASST: Michael Chaput (4), Scott Hartnell...
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Lightning's Steven Stamkos nets two goals in high-scoring All-Star Game

Steven Stamkos made his presence felt at the NHL All-Star Game. The Tampa Bay Lightning center, making his third NHL All-Star Game appearance, had two goals and one assist for Team Foligno in Team Toews' 17-12 victory on Sunday night at Nationwide Arena. Both of Stamkos' goals were wrist shots in the second period, the first 2:27 into the period to tie the score at six and the second...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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The KHL All-Star Skills Competition Beats The Hell Out Of The NHL’s

The NHL’s All-Star Skills Competition was held in Columbus this weekend and while it was a generally underwhelming event, the KHL’s own skills competition provided us with this amazing highlight. That’s 22-year old Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Nikita Gusev – a seventh round draft pick in 2012 – pulling off the sick spin-o-rama move that Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Under Review – Lightning Mid-Season Update – Can They Go All The Way?

Allan Brown Tampa Bay Lightning Writer As the Tampa Bay Lightning head toward the All-Star break, the team, its fans and even the community at-large have to be pleased with how the squad has performed in the first half of the season. The die hard fans had already expected great things from a team that General Manager Steve Yzerman has slowly pieced together over the past four years...
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Video: Prospect Nikita Gusev’s Sick Breakaway Goal

Lightning prospect Nikita Gusev scores in the KHL All-Star Game breakaway challenge.
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Lightning's Johnson misses skills competition; All-Star game in doubt

  Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson has been ruled out from playing in the NHL All-Star skills competition on Saturday night because of a lower body injury. The Lightning also announced that it's unclear whether the second-year player will be able to compete in the All-Star game on Sunday. The team did not reveal the severity of the injury or how Johnson was hurt. Johnson...
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Lightning's Johnson ruled out of All-Star skills competition

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson has been ruled out from playing in the NHL All-Star skills competition on Saturday night because of a lower body injury. The Lightning also announced that it's unclear whether the second-year player will be able to compete in the All-Star game on Sunday. The team did not reveal the severity of the injury or how Johnson...
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Bobby Taylor Q&A: Tyler Johnson surprises as Lightning's midseason MVP

TAMPA, Fla. -- So far, so good, but there's so much more to do. The Tampa Bay Lightning have reached the All-Star break with an eye toward the future after a strong recent past. They're atop the Eastern Conference with 64 points through 48 games. They've enjoyed solid contributions from Tyler Johnson and Steven Stamkos, as well as breakout production from Nikita Kucherov. They'll...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Woodward: The Tampa Bay Lightning Weekly Report

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Tampa Bay Lightning Weekly Report, where we break down everything you need to know in preparation for another week of Bolts’ hockey. In each post, we will include a brief analysis of every recent game, present Tampa Bay’s key performers of the week and evaluate all potential roster moves by the Lightning. GAME ANALYSIS Tuesday January...
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Video: Jonathan Drouin All-Star Media Day

Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
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VIDEO: NHL All-Star Media Day with Lightning's Stamkos, Drouin

Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin and captain Steven Stamkos discussed their expectations for the 2015 All-Star Weekend during NHL All-Star Media Day on Friday. Drouin will participate in the skills competition while Stamkos will appear in his third NHL All-Star Game.
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Video: Steven Stamkos All-Star Media Day

Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
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