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Thunder-Cats Ho! The Battle for the Sunshine State Becomes Relevant

As the temperatures around America and Canada continue to drop, the anticipation for hockey in Florida is beginning to heat up. This past year Floridians turned out in substantially better […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning
Dustin Tokarski is carrying the load in the crease as the Lightning push for the playoffs. (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Lightning Prospects Off to Hot Start with Crunch

A year after winning the Calder Cup as the Norfolk Admirals, Tampa Bay Lightning prospects are now suiting up for the Syracuse Crunch, picking up right where they left off […]

by · November 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Tampa Bay Lightning
Cory Conacher Continues to Impress in AHL

Cory Conacher Continues to Impress in AHL

Lightning prospect Cory Conacher is making his case to be in Tampa Bay when the lockout is over. Conacher, a 5’8” forward, continues to impress for the Syracuse Crunch of […]

by · October 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Stamkos Most Prolific Goal-Scorer in the NHL?

When thinking about the most dynamic goal-scorers in the NHL, some of the names mentioned would be Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Alexander Ovechkin. One of the best, Steven Stamkos, […]

by · October 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Victor Hedman Heads Overseas, Other Lightning Contemplate Moves

While star players like Steven Stamkos, Martin St. Louis and Vincent Lecavalier weigh out their options for the lockout, veteran forward Adam Hall and defenseman Victor Hedman have taken their […]

by · October 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
Cory Conacher Named AHL Player Of The Week

Cory Conacher Named AHL Player Of The Week

A year ago the name Cory Conacher had a slightly different ring to it. A talented player, no doubt, but a young player looking to establish himself in the professional […]

by · October 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning
The Myth of “Canada’s Team”

The Myth of “Canada’s Team”

With the recent passive-aggressive threats coming out of Edmonton in relation to a potential move of the Oilers to Seattle, one can’t help but think of the deep devotion that […]

by · September 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Edmonton Oilers, News/Commentary, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Fantasy Hockey Preview: Beasts In The Southeast

This is part 2 of 6: Part 1: Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Phoenix Coyotes, San Jose Sharks Part 2: Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals, Winnipeg Jets, Tampa Bay […]

WHAT IF Calgary Had Won The 2004 Stanley Cup?

WHAT IF Calgary Had Won The 2004 Stanley Cup?

Our “Revisionist History” series continues with the another change of fate question. What if the Calgary Flames had won the 2004 Stanley Cup? The talk amongst  Calgary fans via Twitter […]

by · August 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Could Steven Stamkos Improve on a 60-Goal Season?

As the labor discussions drag on through the summer NHL fans are starting to deal with the possibility of a lockout followed by a shortened or, in a worst case […]

by · August 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions, Tampa Bay Lightning
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How the East Has Fared Post-Lockout

As fans CONTINUE to patiently wait for the NHL and NHLPA to negotiate a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), many are reminded of a time just eight years ago when […]

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2012-13 NHL regular season predictions: Eastern Conference

August is the time of the year where things are very slow regarding NHL news, especially since the free agency “frenzy” has cooled down and that NHL training camps are […]