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Jeff Petry has been tacking on the points before the trade deadline. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Tampa Bay Will Look to Add Veteran Defenseman

The Tampa Bay Lightning can score goals. That is known throughout the entire National Hockey League. Not many teams want to get into a track meet with the 2014-2015 Tampa […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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The Governor’s Cup Takes Off

The Governor’s Cup is barely two seasons old, but the Tampa Bay Lightning already have quite the hold on the trophy awarded to the Florida-based NHL team with most standings […]

(Nikita Gusev. Photo: Alexander Golovko)

Nikita Gusev Not Thinking About The NHL Yet

Russian forward Nikita Gusev has been drafted by the Tampa Bay Ligthning in the seventh round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, after his excellent performance at the 2012 WJC, […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Cedric Paquette: Another Promising Rookie for Tampa Bay

Cedric Paquette has been a pleasant surprise this season for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Another young player playing better than expected is yet another reason for the strong play this […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Oilers: Would $22M Keep Jeff Petry In Edmonton?

View image | gettyimages.com   After spending the better part of a decade developing Jeff Petry into a National Hockey League defenceman, it appears as though the Edmonton Oilers have […]

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Lightning’s Goalie Changes

Evgeni Nabokov’s Future  This past week the Tampa Bay Lightning made the choice to call up Andrei Vasilevskiy from the Syracuse Crunch. The decision was not made lightly as it […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Crunch Time for the Lightning

A look at team stats shows center Tyler Johnson first in points, followed by Ondrej Palat 13 points after him. No, this is not the 2014-2015 season and these are […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Lightning’s Changes in the Crease

This past weekend, the Tampa Bay Lightning announced that their 2014 offseason acquisition, goaltender Evgeni Nabokov, was being placed on waivers. On Monday, he cleared waivers unclaimed by the other […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
Jonathan Marchessault (Syracuse Crunch/Scott Thomas)

Q & A with Jonathan Marchessault of the Syracuse Crunch

Jonathan Marchessault knows how to score, does it often and he’s become a valuable piece in the Tampa Bay Lightning franchise while currently honing his skills with their AHL affiliate […]

by · January 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Syracuse Crunch, Tampa Bay Lightning
Anton Khudobin has rounded into form as of late while Cam Ward has hit some road bumps, so fantasy managers should definitely keep the back-up in mind. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hurricanes Puck Talk: Inside Shiver’s Head on Media Row

Ever wonder what a media guy thinks during a game? Let’s have some fun as I take you inside my head on media row during the game between the Carolina […]

Steven Stamkos (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Lightning At The All-Star Game: Tampa Bay’s Weekend In Columbus

View image | gettyimages.com The Tampa Bay Lightning sent three players to the All-Star festivities in Columbus. Captain Steven Stamkos and Tyler Johnson were selected to play in the game […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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3 Teams Best Suited to Beat Chicago and/or LA

Best of the Best The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings have accounted for four out of the last five Stanley Cup championships. They are without a doubt the class […]