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Rangers-Lightning Game 7 Preview: Key Players, Prediction For East Title

An Eastern Conference champion will be crowned Friday night when the New York Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 at Madison Square Garden. The Lightning had an opportunity to clinch a Stanley Cup Final berth in Game 6 on Tuesday night, but the defending East champs used a 5-goal third period for a 7-3 road win. The Western Conference Final between the Chicago Blackhawks...
Via NESN.com
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Game 7: Lightning vs. Rangers – Full Preview And Game Notes

Here are your game notes for tonight’s battle with the Rangers. Just click the link New-York-Game-7 Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lightning at Rangers game preview

Time: Friday, 8 p.m. GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- It's one game for a trip to the Stanley Cup finals and the chance to play for hockey's biggest prize. That's what Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers face Friday night at Madison Square Garden in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals. Picking a winner at this point is pure speculation. Every game has been different and each team...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Coach Cooper Off Day

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Audio: Stamkos, Boyle, Morrow Off Day

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Lightning vs Rangers with trip to Stanley Cup Final on line

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) It's one game for a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals and the chance to play for hockey's biggest prize. That's what Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers face Friday night at Madison Square Garden in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals. Picking a winner at this point is pure speculation. Every game has been different and each team has its advantages. The...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Leaf providing playoff wisdom for Lightning

Lightning assistant coach Steve Thomas never won a Stanley Cup during a playing career which spanned nearly two decades, but he serves as the guide providing the Bolts with the valuable advice on winning in the postseason which any team needs to be successful.Thomas was the subject of a recent feature in the Toronto Sun, and he revealed in the story how balance within the Lightning...
Via Fox Sports
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Flu bug invades Tampa locker room ahead of Game 7

Apparently when Braydon Coburn vomited on the bench during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, there was more to it than just food poisoning. According to Lightning forward Alex Killorn, a flu bug is making its way through the Tampa roster, and the timing couldn't be worse. The Lightning are due to play a Game 7 Friday to decide the fate of their season."It's tough. We had...
Via Fox Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Philp: Bolts Not The Huge Underdog Everyone Thinks

Friday night…Game 7…winner take all…a trip to the Stanley Cup Final on the line. NEW YORK, NY – MAY 24: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a glove save against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 24, 2015 in New York City. (Photo...
Via Lightning Shout
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Throwback Thursday

TAMPA, FL – JANUARY 9: Dan Boyle #22 of the Tampa Bay Lightning looks on during NHL game action against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the St. Pete Times Forum on January 9, 2007 in Tampa, Florida. The Lightning defeated the Penguins 3-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Lightning and Rangers headed to Game 7 in wild series

NEW YORK (AP) Six games into the Eastern Conference finals, the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning have taught hockey fans to expect the unexpected. Two of the league's best offensive teams, they've played tight defensive games, had blowouts and even a shootout. They have looked good at times, bad at others. They have shown skill and made ugly mistakes. It's been an outstanding...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 6 Second Goal

GIF: This Johnson to Kucherov connection was #nice. pic.twitter.com/l7AFvyK8k2 — Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) May 27, 2015 (Feature Photo/@ChristineLRM) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Jameis Winston Is Supporting The Tampa Bay Lightning, Hanging Out With Dick Vitale

Legendary college basketball broadcaster Dick Vitale is a mainstay in his home town of Tampa Bay, so naturally he’s supporting the Lightning in their quest for the Stanley Cup. He’s watching tonight’s game with the city’s newest sports superstar—former Florida State quarterback and Buccaneers No. 1 pick Jameis Winston. Winston has quickly adopted the Lightning as his team...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Ryan Callahan’s Game 6 Goal

Callahan goal pic.twitter.com/CnJzHYKHlL — Stephanie Vail (@myregularface) May 27, 2015 (Feature Photo/@ChristineLRM) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers/Lightning Game 6 Tickets Attracting Lots of Activity

The Tampa Bay Lightning will be on their home ice Tuesday night when they seek to take the franchise to places they haven’t been in more than a decade. Leading 3-2 in their Eastern Conference Finals matchup against the New York Rangers, the Lightning can earn their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance since the 2003-04 season with a win at Amalie Arena.   If Sunday night’s 2...
Via NY Rangers Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers-Lightning Game 6: Prediction for elimination game

The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from their second trip to the Stanley Cup Final in franchise history. Securing their fourth win of the Eastern Conference Final won’t be easy against a New York Rangers team that thrives in do-or-die situations. The Rangers are 6-1 in games in which they were facing elimination since the start of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs. That run...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Revisiting the Trade That Brought Ben Bishop to Tampa Bay

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 01: Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning makes the third period save against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on December 1, 2014 in New York City. The Lightning defeated the Rangers 6-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)   Tampa Bay Lightning netminder Ben Bishop has been absolutely stellar since arriving in Florida in 2013. In three...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pass-first Filppula a secret scoring weapon

Tampa Bay boasts many feared scorers in its offensive arsenal, as teams are always on the lookout for the Triplets line or Steven Stamkos, but one of the Lightning's strongest scorers does not feature into the spotlight frequently.Center Valterri Filppula ranks sixth on the team in scoring in the playoffs, and his point totals (three goals, seven assists) are impressive considering...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Coach Cooper Post Morning Skate

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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Audio: Anton Stralman Post Morning Skate

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Audio: Ryan Callahan Post Morning Skate

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Audio: Steven Stamkos Post Morning Skate

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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Game 6: Lightning vs. Rangers – Full Preview And Game Notes

Here are your game notes for tonight’s battle with the Rangers. Just click the link! New-York-Game-6 Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers-Lightning Preview

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos knows what it's like to come close to getting to the Stanley Cup finals and wind up not playing on the NHL's biggest stage. It happened to the Tampa Bay Lightning four years ago, and the three-time All-Star is determined to not let another opportunity slip away. After a slow start to the playoffs, the high-scoring team captain helped the speedy Lightning...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cup Dumps 5/25/15

skates against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 24, 2015 in New York City. The Lightning shutout teh Rangers 2-0. What everyone is talking aboutThe Lightning followed their plan and improved their goaltending and defense. It helped that Steven Stamkos also woke up and...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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