Post Tagged with: "Steven Stamkos"

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Jon Cooper Thanking Heaven for 11 – 7

Rolling Out with 7-11 NHL coaches can be a superstitious lot.  A matchup or particular part of a game plan or a new line change that seems to work well […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Tampa Bay Lightning: Sticks of Fire

History Lesson Part One In the 16th Century, the Calusa Indian Tribe inhabited the West and Southwest Coast of the Florida Territory.  Legend has it that in the native language […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Series Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs New York Rangers

The Eastern Conference Finals are now set. The high scoring Tampa Bay Lightning will take on the defensive minded New York Rangers in what is sure to be a fantastic matchup. […]

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A “Canadian” Team Won’t Win the Cup. Why Does it Matter?

The Montreal Canadiens were eliminated from the playoffs last night, the last remaining Canadian-based team in this years’ postseason. No doubt that when the Lightning scored to go-up 3-0, writers […]

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Hockey News: Parenteau a Playoff Hero; 2 Elimination Games Today

He is a late bloomer who reached the 50-goal plateau in the QMJHL. He had just five NHL games played before 2009-10, despite being drafted in 2001. This right winger […]

by · May 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web

5 Eastern Conference Stars Still Seeking 1st Stanley Cup

Unless you are a fan of the Minnesota Wild, Chicago Blackhawks, Anaheim Ducks, or Calgary Flames, you should probably be pulling for the Eastern Conference to win the Stanley Cup […]

by · May 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists
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Canadiens Desperately Need Win

The Montreal Canadiens are down 2-0 in their playoff series against the Tampa Bay Lightning. It’s time to panic. Game one was a brawl between two Eastern Conference powers, a […]

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Canadiens in Good Shape Despite Game 1 Loss to Lightning

The saying “you’re only in trouble once you lose at home” just doesn’t apply to the Montreal Canadiens after their 2-1 double-overtime, Game 1 defeat to the Tampa Bay Lightning. […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Defying the Odds

To be the best, you have to beat the best.  And that’s exactly how the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs appear to be unfolding for the Montreal Canadiens. In the Western Conference, […]

by · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Bolts v. Habs: Can Cooper Motivate Stamkos to Score?

How does Cooper get Steven Stamkos going? Clearly, the fact that the Tampa Bay Lighting won their first round series against Detroit is a plus for the entire organization. However, […]

by · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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The Montreal Canadiens Eulogy Can Wait

There are two ways to look at the Tampa Bay Lightning from the perspective of their second-round opponents, the Montreal Canadiens. Behind door No. 1? An offensive juggernaut that can […]

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5 Game Seven Predictions for Tampa Bay/Detroit

This series between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Detroit Red Wings has been a back and forth battle. In this series no team has been able to get a stranglehold […]