Seven Things about Brad Richards

Seven Things about Brad Richards

Only time will tell if Glen Sather has truly righted the ship in New York at long, long last - chances are the answer is no (hit up Slats and the […]

by · July 11, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, New York Rangers, Player Profiles, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Draft Schmaft – The Maple Leafs First Round Draft IV 1973

In the spring of 1973, the Maple Leafs missed the playoffs again after exiting in the first round the previous 2 seasons. In the off-season, Jim Gregory and his staff […]

Tomas Vokoun is this year's Evgeni Nabokov (Rabbethan/wikimedia)

Five Reflections on the Free Agent Frenzy

It’s been 72 hours since the start of free agency and the steady stream of signings has slowed to a drip, but General Managers aren’t quite on vacation just yet. […]

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2011-12 NHL RFA Compensation and Rules

The start of NHL free agency on Friday was shaping up to be an interesting time, but best of luck to any GM looking to overhaul his roster on July […]

by · June 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Atlanta Thrashers, Free Agents, Los Angeles Kings, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Steven Stamkos Free to Negotiate Offer Sheets, Salary Cap System to be Tested?

It’s not often that a Rocket Richard Trophy winner hits the open market.  Last summer, Ilya Kovalchuk earned $100m after testing the waters of free agency (as well as the […]

by · June 28, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Tampa Bay The Biggest Success Story Of The Season

Despite the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Game 7 loss to the Boston Bruins on Friday night, their season has been a huge success. In the past three seasons, they have averaged […]

by · May 28, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Boston Bruins: The Calm Before Game 7

It’s been a long season. Since the drop of the puck in Prague on Saturday, October 9, this Boston Bruins have played 99 games. Friday’s Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning will be game number 100 for the Bruins. Their 100th game of the year, just happens to be the 60 minutes they’d need to win in order to earn a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time since 1990. It’s been a long season. It’s been an even longer series.

by · May 26, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Tampa Bay Lightning
Best Of Three: Bruins & Lightning Return To Boston For Game 5

Best Of Three: Bruins & Lightning Return To Boston For Game 5

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent After the first period in Game 4, things were looking pretty good for the Boston Bruins. Up 3-0 in Tampa Bay, the B’s seemed […]

by · May 22, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Thomas’ 2-0 Shutout Puts Bruins Ahead of Lightning 2-1 in Series

After the Bruins barely held on to win 6-5 over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 2, they won in a much more convincing fashion in Game 3, helping Tim […]

by · May 20, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Fredrik Modin retires

Calling it a career is exactly what Fredrik Modin had in mind this morning.  Although most would label it as a career involving dreams that came true. When Modin officially […]

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Bruins Win Game 2, Still Face Uphill Battle

On Wednesday night the Boston Bruins escaped with a wild win over the Tampa Bay Lightning to tie their Eastern Conference Final series at one apiece.  The 6-5 final score […]

by · May 18, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Seguin to the Rescue – Bruins defeat Lightning 6-5, Seguin has 4-point performance

Amassing five points and an average faceoff percentage of 71.4 percent in the four-game set, Patrice Bergeron was a solid piece for the Boston Bruins in the last series against […]

by · May 18, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Tampa Bay Lightning