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Is Warren Foegele this year's "Big Jankowski"? - Calgary Flames 2011 first round pick Mark Jankowski (Lisa McRitchie/Kukla's Korner)

Top 10 NHL 2012 Draft Team Performances

With just over a month to digest the results of the 2012 NHL draft and subsequently recover from NDWS (NHL Draft Withdrawal Syndrome), here are my projected top ten team […]

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Top 10 NHL Players 35-Years-Old And Older

With the skill level of young players getting higher, the amount of young NHL talent has spiked over the years. Every year there is a new crop of future star […]

Matt Carle Is Just What Tampa Bay Needs

Matt Carle Is Just What Tampa Bay Needs

The Fourth of July is usually a very busy day for most Americans. It turned out to be quite a busy day for the NHL as well as the Tampa […]

by · July 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Matt Carle scored 42 points during his first full NHL season. The addition of Chris Pronger may allow Carle to let loose more offensively. (Image Credits: Neat1325)

Tampa Bay Lightning Use Free Agency to Bolster Defense

  If Steve Yzerman handles his holiday shopping like he does the free agency market, it’s safe to say no one will see him frantically running around on Christmas Eve […]

by · July 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Tampa Bay Lightning 2012 Draft Review

Tampa Bay Lightning 2012 Draft Review

The Tampa Bay Lightning entered the 2012 NHL Entry Draft with nine picks in hand. After the dust had settled from a busy weekend of selecting players and making deals, […]

by · June 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · National Juniors, Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning
2012 Lightning Draft Preview: 19th Overall

2012 Lightning Draft Preview: 19th Overall

Taking Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman at his word, there will already be a shiny new prospect in the fold when Tampa Bay is on the clock again with the […]

by · June 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning
THW 2012 Mock Draft- Round 1

THW 2012 Mock Draft- Round 1

With the draft fast approaching writers here at THW are getting into draft mode. Our writers are acting as GMs of the teams they cover throughout the season. 1. Edmonton […]

2012 Lightning Draft Preview: 10th Overall

2012 Lightning Draft Preview: 10th Overall

The Tampa Bay Lightning currently own the tenth and nineteenth selections in the first round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Should the team keep the tenth overall pick, it […]

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Defense – The Lightning’s Revolving Door

        The last time the Tampa Bay Lightning took the ice before Steve Yzerman was named general manager was April 11th, 2010. The players who lined up […]

by · June 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning

Preds gain draft picks, who will backup Rinne in 2012?

It was going to be a fairly quiet first few rounds in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft for the Nashville Predators this weekend in Pittsburgh, that was until David Poile […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Acquires Goaltender Anders Lindback

Tampa Bay Lightning Acquires Goaltender Anders Lindback

The hockey world was well aware the Tampa Bay Lightning would be adding a goalie or two this summer. Following the signing of Riku Helenius to a two-year contract, the […]

Anders Lindback (Flickr/BridgetDS)

Anders Lindback – Steve Yzerman’s Latest Gamble

The confetti had barely finished falling on the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup victory parade before Lightning GM Steve Yzerman pulled the trigger on a deal that allows him to […]