Post Tagged with: "Steve Yzerman"

Matt Carle is back with the Bolts. (Jeff Griffith-USA TODAY Sports)

Matt Carle: Version 2.0 With the Tampa Bay Lightning

Matt Carle has been here before — in Tampa Bay that is. He started the 2008-09 season there before being traded to Philadelphia where he spent the next four seasons with the Flyers. Carle was a vital part of their run to the Finals in 2010.

by · February 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning
1994-95 Be a Player Autograph #108 Wayne Gretzky

The Great Myth of the 1994-95 Lockout

It’s a great myth that the 1994-95 lockout inflicted lasting damage on the careers of many veteran NHL stars. After 1993-94, the league suffered a well-documented drop in scoring that […]

by · February 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History
Newcomer Tarasenko scored on his first 2 shots Saturday (TSN Photography)

Changing of the Guard? St. Louis Blues vs. Detroit Red Wings

For as long as any Blues fan can remember, the Detroit Red Wings have been a thorn in the side for their favorite team.  From Steve Yzerman’s overtime killer in […]

by · January 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
The Lightning in 2011-12...(Tampa Bay Lightning/Scott Audette)

5 Reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning Will Improve in 2013

There is no secret that the 2011-2012 season was a huge disappointment for the Tampa Bay Lightning. After the team made it to the conference finals in 2010-2011, they took […]

by · January 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions, Tampa Bay Lightning
Anders Lindback (Flickr/BridgetDS)

Is Anders Lindback the Answer in Goal for the Lightning?

After a strong playoff run in 2010-2011 that saw the Tampa Bay Lightning lose to the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, the team took a step back by […]

5 Reasons I Love Hockey

5 Reasons I Love Hockey

With all of the negativity surrounding the hockey world these days it’s time for a feel-good article. Hockey for me was a foreign commodity growing up in New York City […]

by · December 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, News
Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

Vote Now: Gretzky, Lemieux……Then Who?

Many people believe Wayne Gretzky is the greatest player to ever live since he owns nearly every NHL scoring record. There are other fans out there who believe Mario Lemieux […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, News
Book Review- “Hockeytown Doc” Gives Readers Rare Perspective

Book Review- “Hockeytown Doc” Gives Readers Rare Perspective

“I’d never before seen a player  leave the bench and go into the medical room in the middle of a game unless he was injured and needed immediate attention … […]

by · October 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Hockey Books, Hockey History
Ken Hitchcock answered questions from Blues fans on Tuesday

Quotes of the Week: Legendary Coaches

This week’s quotes of the week are by and about the most idiosyncratic bunch in all of hockey, the coaches. You’re only as good as your coach wants you to […]

by · August 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History
(Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Red Wings Alumni Roster Continues To Grow, Still Missing Big Names

On Thursday afternoon the Detroit Red Wings announced some noteworthy additions to their 2012 Sirius XM Hockeytown Winter Festival Alumni Showdown lineup with the aid of a highlight package that […]

Anders Lindback (Flickr/BridgetDS)

Anders Lindback – Steve Yzerman’s Latest Gamble

The confetti had barely finished falling on the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup victory parade before Lightning GM Steve Yzerman pulled the trigger on a deal that allows him to […]


Tampa Bay Lightning to Pull Prospects from Norfolk?

Information is surfacing that on the heels of their extraordinary, record-setting and Calder Cup-winning season, the Norfolk Admirals might be a lame duck franchise. And the Tampa Bay Lightning may […]