Post Tagged with: "Mathieu Garon"

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Who Backs Up Lehtonen in Dallas Next Season?

Hopefully Kari Lehtonen likes the Dallas Stars new jerseys that were unveiled Tuesday, because the goaltender will be wearing the new digs for the foreseeable future. The Finnish goaltender is […]

by · June 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Dallas Stars
Tampa Bay looking much stronger this season (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Tampa Bay Lightning: Comparing Analytics and Goaltending

It has been well noted that the Tampa Bay Lightning, while having elite offensive talent, have issues keeping the puck out of their own net. In my last article I […]

by · April 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
Carolina Hurricane Brandon Sutter (16) airborne over Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Mathieu Garon (Andy Martin Jr)

Quality of Tampa Bay Lightning Goaltending This Season

  A few years ago Hockey Prospectus introduced a stat similar to baseball’s quality starts statistic. Whereas in baseball a quality start is six or more innings pitched with three or […]

by · April 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
There are better options for the Maple Leafs than Roberto Luongo when it comes to acquiring a goaltender (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Gillis Hints at a Possible Luongo Trade

Canucks GM Mike Gillis has said that there is a deal in place for a Roberto Luongo trade with an unexpected team that “has to do something with another player […]

by · January 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Rumors
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The Four Senators Drafted Ahead of Daniel Alfredsson

written by @iancmclaren A quick look at the 1994 NHL Draft board reveals that the standout player of that particular class is, without question, Daniel Alfredsson. In 1131 games played […]

by · November 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Ottawa Senators
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10 Potential Tampa Bay Lightning Goaltenders for 2012-13

The biggest need facing the Tampa Bay Lightning this off-season is without a doubt, an upgrade in the goaltending department. Most of the press has linked them with Roberto Luongo, […]

Tokarski won the Memorial Cup with the Sokane Chiefs in 2008, and the gold medal with Team Canada at the 2009 World Junior Championship. (Sam Chan)

Test-Driving Tokarski in Tampa

A handful of games doesn’t a career make, but by standing tall in a 6-1 win over the Boston Bruins, 22-year-old netminder Dustin Tokarski suddenly finds himself in the spotlight […]

by · March 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, Prospects, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Why the Lightning’s Unbalanced Schedule Matters

Steven Stamkos remarked recently (via tweet from @TBLightning) that during “the second half of the season we’re at home a lot. We love playing in front of our home fans […]

by · January 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
Steve Yzerman was the brainchild behind the Lightning's most successful season in seven years. (Wikipedia)

Reactions to the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Defensive Struggles

Steve Yzerman was very clear – don’t expect sweeping change despite the defensive breakdowns that are crippling the Tampa Bay Lightning. As reported by the Tampa Tribune, the Bolt’s General […]

by · November 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Several Teams Relying On Backup Goalies In This Young Campaign

Every season sees someone unexpected step up out of nowhere and guide their team throughout the year. Some players such as Martin St-Louis and Patrick Roy came out of nowhere, performed well and became stars while others like Michael Leighton faded back into obscurity after their moment in the limelight.

by · October 26, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, News, St Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks
The Scott Arniel inspired Blue JAckets dressing room (Jeff Little/THW)

Five Burning Questions for the 2011-2012 Columbus Blue Jackets

On September 16th the Columbus Blue Jackets open what might be the most anticipated training camp of their brief history.  Along with the seasoned team veterans and talented prospects, Blue Jackets […]

by · August 22, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Old, New & Missing Pieces . . .A Puzzle for Howson & Columbus

Old, New & Missing Pieces . . .A Puzzle for Howson & Columbus

As the Columbus Blue Jackets enter the last 40% of the season, they teeter on the edge of viability in the playoff race.  It has been a season that has […]

by · February 15, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Trades Contracts and Transactions