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New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. Martin St. Louis seems certain to be remembered fondly years from now in Tampa for his multiple personal accolades and the role he played in helping the Lightning win the 2004 Stanley Cup. Presently, though, fans still may feel uneasy about St. Louis demanding a trade in March after 12 1/2 seasons in Florida. He returns to...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. Martin St. Louis seems certain to be remembered fondly years from now in Tampa for his multiple personal accolades and the role he played in helping the Lightning win the 2004 Stanley Cup. Presently, though, fans still may feel uneasy about St. Louis demanding a trade in March after 12 1/2 seasons in Florida. He returns to Tampa...
Via Fox Sports Florida
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers-Lightning Preview

Martin St. Louis seems certain to be remembered fondly years from now in Tampa for his multiple personal accolades and the role he played in helping the Lightning win the 2004 Stanley Cup. Presently, though, fans still may feel uneasy about St. Louis demanding a trade in March after 12 1/2 seasons in Florida. He returns to Tampa on Wednesday night for the first time since the deal...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yzerman and Cooper creating the “Lightning way” in Tampa Bay

Quietly head coach Jon Cooper has turned the Tampa Bay Lightning into one of the best defensive teams in the National Hockey League. Remember the old saying the best offense is a good defense, well not in Tampa Bay. For the Lightning the best defense is a good offense and they have been excelling at this style of play through the first 20 games of the NHL season. There has been a...
Via Puck Drunk Love
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yzerman and Cooper creating the “Lightning way” in Tampa Bay

Quietly head coach Jon Cooper has turned the Tampa Bay Lightning into one of the best defensive teams in the National Hockey League. Remember the old saying the best offense is a good defense, well not in Tampa Bay. For the Lightning the best defense is a good offense and they have been excelling at this style of play through the first 20 games of the NHL season. There has been a...
Via Bloguin Best
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mitch Wahl Brings Scoring Touch To Florida Everblades

#104067139 / gettyimages.com The Florida Everblades, ECHL affiliate of the Tampa Bay Lightning, recently got back one of their top scoring forwards in 24-year-old Mitch Wahl. Wahl is in his first season with the team but has missed a few weeks of action due to a lower-body injury and he is looking to continue his scoring average of .83 points per game. Wahl, unlike most of this...
Via Beyond The Benches
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

AHL game sets new record for largest U.S. crowd at an indoor hockey game

The Syracuse Crunch and Utica Comets are in the record books after playing in front of the largest indoor crowd in U.S. professional hockey history. The AHL Frozen Dome Classic hosted by the Crunch drew a crowd of 30,715, breaking the mark set by the Tampa Bay Lightning of 28,138 back in 1996 when they played at Tropicana Field. The huge crowd is also the second-largest in AHL history...
Via Bloguin Best
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AHL game sets new record for largest U.S. crowd at an indoor hockey game

The Syracuse Crunch and Utica Comets are in the record books after playing in front of the largest indoor crowd in U.S. professional hockey history. The AHL Frozen Dome Classic hosted by the Crunch drew a crowd of 30,715, breaking the mark set by the Tampa Bay Lightning of 28,138 back in 1996 when they played at Tropicana Field. The huge crowd is also the second-largest in AHL history...
Via Puck Drunk Love
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning show they can also win with defense

TAMPA, Fla. -- Sometimes, the personality must surprise. Sometimes, revealing depth of character is more impressive than confirming a reputation. Such was the case for the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night in a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild at Amalie Arena. They entered with an NHL-high 74 goals. They owned a profile as a group of offensive high flyers, a sort of Fun-N...
Via Fox Sports Florida
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning clips Wild, 2-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning clips Wild, 2-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which won...
Via Fox Sports North
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stamkos scores 14th of season as Lightning beat Wild

  Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which won the other meeting...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Pass-ive play costs Wild as they snap 4-game winning streak in 2-1 loss to Tampa Bay

Zach Parise tries to corral a loose puck. I remember when I was in 4th grade, and I was involved in a lot of different sports including basketball.  I played in a simple house league in my hometown, and they had two tournaments with one in the middle of the season and one at the end.  In the mid-season tournament where teams are paired effectively at random, my team which was pretty...
Via State of Hockey News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steven Stamkos scores 14th goal of season, Lightning beat Wild

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stamkos scores 14th as Lightning beat Wild, 2-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steven Stamkos scores 14th goal of season, Lightning beat Wild

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos scored his 14th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Minnesota 2-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Wild's four-game winning streak. Alex Killorn scored in his fourth straight game for the Lightning, who had lost two in a row. Anton Stralman had two assists and Ben Bishop stopped 30 shots. Zach Parise scored for Minnesota, which won...
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Game #19: Minnesota Wild vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 11/22/14 @ 6:00PM CST at Amalie Arena

Minnesota Wild (11-7-0)  22pts  4th in the Central 2.89 Goals For (8th) 2.28 Goals Against (8th) 10.2% Power Play (28th) 88.1% Penalty Kill (5th) Top 5 Scorers: 1. #22 Nino Niederreiter ~ 9G 3A = 12pts 2. #11 Zach Parise ~ 6G 6A = 12pts 3. #29 Jason Pominville ~ 4G 8A = 12pts 4. #3 Charlie Coyle ~ 2G 8A = 10pts 5. #20 Ryan Suter ~ 1G 9A = 10pts Top 3 PIM’s: 1. #6 Marco Scandella...
Via State of Hockey News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. The Tampa Bay Lightning hope a return home Saturday night can turn the tides following back-to-back losses. Home-ice advantage alone may not be enough against the red-hot Minnesota Wild. After going 8-1-1 in a 10-game stretch, Tampa Bay (13-6-2) finally hit a rough patch at the end of a three-game trip with 5-2 losses to the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. The Tampa Bay Lightning hope a return home Saturday night can turn the tides following back-to-back losses. Home-ice advantage alone may not be enough against the red-hot Minnesota Wild. After going 8-1-1 in a 10-game stretch, Tampa Bay (13-6-2) finally hit a rough patch at the end of a three-game trip with 5-2 losses to the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs players under criticism for avoiding stick salute following Thursday's win over Tampa Bay

The Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 yesterday, but players are still taking some scrutiny from the media for what happened following the regulation horn. In the past, the club has always had a regular tradition of saluting the fans following home wins. Last night though, there was no salute. Watch here.  Some players raised their sticks half-way in the air,...
Via Hockey Fan Land
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild-Lightning Preview

The Tampa Bay Lightning hope a return home Saturday night can turn the tides following back-to-back losses. Home-ice advantage alone may not be enough against the red-hot Minnesota Wild. After going 8-1-1 in a 10-game stretch, Tampa Bay (13-6-2) finally hit a rough patch at the end of a three-game trip with 5-2 losses to the New York Islanders and Toronto. "One thing all year...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

One healthy scratch no alarm for Jonathan Drouin's development with Bolts

TAMPA, Fla. -- Young phenoms never come with warning labels. There's no "fragile" in large block letters stamped on their torso and there are no directions to "handle with care" when unwrapping all that promise and placing them in the NHL. Predictably, Jonathan Drouin has been watched with extra attention since the former third overall pick in 2013 made his Tampa Bay Lightning debut...
Via Fox Sports Florida
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Van Riemsdyk's pair propels Maple Leafs past Lightning

  James van Riemsdyk scored two goals to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a much-needed 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. David Clarkson, Richard Panik and Roman Polak added goals for Toronto, which scored early in the first period and three times in the second to snap a three-game losing streak. Alex Killorn and Steven Stamkos scored for Tampa Bay, which...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning done in by big 2nd period in loss to Maple Leafs

TORONTO (AP) -- James van Riemsdyk scored two goals to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a much-needed 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. David Clarkson, Richard Panik and Roman Polak added goals for Toronto, which scored early in the first period and three times in the second to snap a three-game losing streak. Alex Killorn and Steven Stamkos scored for Tampa...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Gifs: CBJ vs. TBL (11/8/14)

Gifs from the high-scoring Tampa Bay game in which Nabakov and score effects made the Blue Jackets look infinitely better on the scoreboard than they actually were. Full album of the gifs here. First Period 0-1 TBL: TBL: (5:46) J.T. Brown (1) ASST: Jason Garrison (6), Andrej Sustr (2) 0-2 TBL: TBL: (6:07) Cedric Paquette (3) ASST: Jonathan Drouin (5), Vladislav Namestnikov (3)...
Via BS Hockey
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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