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Angelidis and the Calder Cup.  Photo Credit:(John Wright/Norfolk Admirals)

Looking Back With Calder Cup Champion Mike Angelidis

It’s a memorable moment in an athlete’s career when they win a championship so when they get the opportunity to come back and play in the city that propelled them […]

by · November 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Norfolk Admirals, Tampa Bay Lightning
Alex Steen's two-way play would be an asset to Sweden  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

The Five Biggest Early Surprises of the 2013-14 Season

Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us — Boris Pasternak The 20th century Russian novelist’s ridiculous hyperbole notwithstanding, there have been a number of fascinating early storylines […]

Radko Gudas (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Lightning Young Guns Step Up

We all know the impact Steven Stamkos, Martin St. Louis and Valterri Filppula are capable of making, but there were some questions at the beginning of the season regarding Tampa […]

by · October 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
Top 10 Twitter Accounts: Tampa Bay Lightning

Top 10 Twitter Accounts: Tampa Bay Lightning

For those people looking to stay in touch with the Tampa Bay Lightning at all times of the day and night, check out the following Twitter accounts.  They are all […]

by · October 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning, Top 10 Lists
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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

It’s been rough sledding through the first three games of the 2013-14 season for the Buffalo Sabres. Not only is the team 0-3-0 to start, they’ve scored just two goals […]

by · October 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Chicago Blackhawks, Columbus Blue Jackets, Tampa Bay Lightning
Will John-Michael Liles' health allow him to hold down a top-four spot on defence all season long? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

John-Michael Liles: A Fit With Tampa?

The Tampa Bay Lightning are looking forward to their first game of the season on Thursday, and are focused on what they need to do on the ice to be […]

by · October 3, 2013 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Lightning Preseason Round Up: What Did We Learn?

With the preseason coming to an end this weekend I thought it would be a good time to see what we here in Hockey Bay have learned about our Tampa […]

by · September 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions, Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning Steven Stamkos - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Buffalo Sabres Divison Foes: Tampa Bay Lightning

With the reformatting of the divisional format in the NHL, you might be left with questions about the team’s in Buffalo’s division, the Atlantic Division. Who will the Sabres be […]

by · September 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Tampa Bay Lightning
Adam Erne at the top prospects game; could be a target for the Toronto Maple Leafs at the 2013 NHL draft. [Photo: David Chan]

How Can the Lightning Get Back to 2004? Prospects Need to Step Up

The Tampa Bay Lightning fans may feel like their current team is a far cry from the Stanley Cup winning club of 2003-2004, but in reality the club may be […]

by · September 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning
Zetterberg (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Welcome to the East Detroit!

A new season, a new conference, a new division, and Detroit hasn’t seen any of these teams in over a year. Without any inter-conference play during the lockout, the Red […]

(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Coaching with Jon Cooper and Company, Makes Lightning Future Bright

The Tampa Bay Lightning may be in a rebuilding stage, but unlike other clubs who have been in similar situations around the league, look for the Bolts to be a […]

Rick DiPietro (RagingMike/Flickr)

Power Ranking the No. 1 Overall Picks From 2000-2009

Since the inception of the NHL Entry Draft, every decade has had their share of booms and busts at the No. 1 overall pick. The 80’s produced household names such […]