Post Tagged with: "Steven Stamkos"

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Top 5 Under 25 on the Tampa Bay Lightning

I would first of all like to say that the Lightning are building something great down in Tampa. Their building the type of team that is getting ready for a […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Unearthing Talent the Key to the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Success

Many pundits have offered their opinions as to why the Edmonton Oilers’ seeming never-ending rebuild has been so fruitless. A quite popular and poignant reason is the fact Edmonton has […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
Jonathan Drouin could be a future dream linemate of  Steven Stamkos [photo: David Chan]

Drouin Makes Highly Anticipated Debut

19 year old Tampa Bay Lighting prospect Jonathan Drouin made his highly anticipated National Hockey League debut in Edmonton on Monday night. Drouin was the 3rd overall pick in the […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 4 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Hat Tricks & Revenge in Tampa Bay

It’s often said that revenge is a dish best served cold, a statement filled with validity, but missing, like all flawed adages, one small enhancement: revenge is a dish best […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Hockey News: Panthers Attendance; Stamkos Lights up Habs

The 2016 NHL draft will be in Buffalo. [Sabres Press Box] The reason Trevor Gillies still has a job. [Matchsticks and gasoline] Update: Gillies gets a 12-game ban from the […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Expansion Brothers Trending in Opposite Directions

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators will forever be linked, having joined the NHL together as expansion teams in the 1992-93 season. In this their 22nd campaign, respectively, the […]

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The 2015 Stanley Cup Champions Are…

It’s been a long summer without hockey, but now we have finally reached autumn and opening night for the NHL. Every team starts off with a clean slate and with […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 4 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Breaking Down the NHL’s 2014-2015 Rule Changes

The Trapezoid “Rule 1.8 – Rink – Goalkeeper’s Restricted Area The trapezoid will be expanded by two feet from the goal post on both sides of the net.” This a […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Steven Stamkos Looks Ready for Camp

One of the lasting images Tampa Bay fans have from last season is a nightmare-inducing moment when superstar Steven Stamkos laid on the ice at Boston’s TD Garden, clutching his […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Hockey News: NHL Expansion in Vegas; No Contract for Fleury

Expanding the NHL to an American market with no interest in hockey, thus spreading the talent pool even thinner, rather than relocate a dying franchise to a city that loves […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Tape2Tape: Will the NHL Ever See a Maximum Contract?

In 2014-15, the NHL set it’s salary cap at $69-million – but any hockey fan already has that number engrained in their head. Instead, there’s a larger question – not […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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5 Ways the Lightning Make the Stanley Cup Finals

The last time hockey fans saw the Tampa Bay Lightning they were in the handshake line following a sweep by the Montreal Canadiens in the opening round of the playoffs.  […]