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Jonathan Drouin (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Drouin Proves in One Game He Belongs in the NHL

Jonathan Drouin, winger for the Tampa Bay Lightning and their third overall pick in the 2013 Entry Draft, had a much longer road to the NHL than many expected. He […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
Steven Stamkos

To Break Slump, It’s Time To Play Jonathan Drouin On Top Line

View image | gettyimages.com Things have gotten pretty ugly for the Tampa Bay Lightning the past few weeks. After their loss against the Pittsburgh Penguins, they have now lost four […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Lady Luck Helps Break Bolts out of Rut

The Tampa Bay Lightning had a little help from lady luck to break out of one its worst slumps of the season. The Bolts 2-1 victory at home over the […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Hurricanes Mistakes Costly; Lose 2-1 to Bolts

Hurricanes are usually a force of nature that have great potential to do much damage. Especially in Florida. Hurricanes are not known for self-inflicted damage. Except if it happens to […]

Brett Connolly has stepped up his game since the trade deadline (image via wikipedia)

New Line Combination Shows True Depth, Potential Of Lightning

A traditional bottom six tends to be your ‘checking lines’, where teams put there grinders and defensive minded forwards as well as the occasional one-dimensional pugilist. But the new NHL […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Stamkos’ New Milestone Part of Larger Success for the Lightning

Despite the final score of the December 9 game versus the Washington Capitals, the 5-3 loss will be remembered for a long time by Tampa Bay Lightning fans and the […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Jonathan Drouin, Andre Burakovsky Sharing Similar Rookie Year

Deemed the deepest draft since 2003, the early returns of the 2013 NHL draft is certainly looking like they could live up to the hype. Two players from that class […]

It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Bobrovsky Ends Tampa Bay’s Winning Streak at Home

Sometimes, it’s difficult to score. While the Tampa Bay Lightning have no trouble putting pucks in the net game after game, last night’s matchup against the Columbus Blue Jackets seemed […]

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Lightning Line Chemistry Concocts a Recipe for Success

This hockey season’s been an interesting, if not baffling, spectacle. Teams like the Los Angeles Kings, expected to dominate the league, have fallen short and are floating steadily, nervously, in the middle of […]

by · December 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
Tyler Johnson needs to elevate his game if the Crunch wish to make a comeback in this series.

Despite Small Size, Tyler Johnson Here To Stay

Tell me if you have heard this one before, an undersized, undrafted forward for the Tampa Bay Lightning who is one of the best offensive threats in the entire NHL? […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
Ben Bishop was solid in his first season in a Lightning uniform and Evgeni Nabokov's veteran presence should only help Tampa Bay. (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Ben Bishop Carrying Bolts’ Torch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have been lighting the lamp as of late, but it’s their goaltender, Ben Bishop, that has been carrying the torch. On their way to gaining the […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Tampa Bay’s Top Performers for November

The turkey has been gobbled up, and leftovers are gone, Movember moustaches have mostly been shaved and Christmas is on the horizon. The rise of the sun on Dec. 1 […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning