Post Tagged with: "Ben Bishop"

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Tampa Bay’s Transformation: The Yzerman Effect

Steve Yzerman is currently in his fifth season as the vice president and general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning after spending the previous 27 years within the Detroit Red […]

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Boston Bruins Playoff Streak On The Line In Tampa

The playoff chances for the Boston Bruins are on life support. It will be do or die for the Bruins as they head to Tampa Bay to battle the Lightning […]

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3 Reasons why the Lightning Will Make Noise for the Stanley Cup

Watch out for the Tampa Bay Lightning in this years playoffs. The casual hockey fan that does not realize the ability of the Tampa Bay Lightning or just does not […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Ben Bishop Leading the Way in Goalie Innovations

Ever since, Jacques Plante wore the first goalie mask in an NHL game on November 1, 1959, the goalie position has been recognized by an individual’s personal and creative take […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Lightning Officially Playoff Bound

Last night’s win over the Montreal Canadiens officially put the Lightning in the fifth clinched playoff position for the 2014-2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The team had the chance to clinch […]

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Hockey News: Jonathan Bernier Controversy; Patrick Kane’s Return

Jonathan Bernier pulled 3 times in March: “Lately it seems like that’s the only solution we’ve found, pull the goalie to motivate the guys” — Mark Masters (@markhmasters) March 30, […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Roman Josi is paired with Shea Weber on Nashville's first defensive unit, and the results have been excellent thus far. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

100 Point Predators Go For High Quality Chances

The Nashville Predators reached 100 points on the year for just the fifth time in franchise history in Thursday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Nashville has 14 points still […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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)

Lightning’s ‘Key Factor’ Players

As we come down the stretch of the 2014-15 regular season, there are certain players on each team that could be key factors during the playoffs and for the Tampa […]

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 for All-Star?

When the roster was announced for the 2015 All-Star Game, six goalies were listed to represent their teams: top vote-getter Corey Crawford, along with those picked by the NHL: Pekka […]

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5 Underachieving Goalies This Season

This season there have been a number of unsung goaltenders who are having outstanding seasons. Colorado Avalanche’s Calvin Pickard and Winnipeg Jets’ Michael Hutchinson are number one and two in […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
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Lightning Defense Struggles Against Bruins Without Hedman

View image | gettyimages.com Sometimes you can’t truly appreciate what a player means to their team until they are out. For the Tampa Bay Lightning, the last five periods of […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · 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)

Bolts have to Avoid the Sens Trap Game

On Epix Road To The Winter Classic Washington Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz refers to a game with the Ottawa Senators as a “trap game against a skilled team”. Ottawa […]

by · January 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning