Flyers-Rangers Series Features Lightning Reunion

Flyers-Rangers Series Features Lightning Reunion

Nestled in the opening round playoff matchup between the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers will be a refreshing, yet in some ways, sad moment for fans of the Tampa […]

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Bishop’s Injury Dims Lightning’s Post-Season Future

The road ahead was shaping up to be a very bright one. And, in the long term, that road still shines with a fantastic future, but, in terms of the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Is the Ryan Callahan Trade Paying off for Tampa?

On March 5th 2014 Lightning captain Martin St. Louis was swapped with Rangers captain Ryan Callahan along with a first round pick in 2015 and a second round pick in […]

Bolts & Habs battle (Jeff Griffith-USA TODAY Sports)

Montreal’s New Rivalry

  Over the 100 plus years of the Montreal Canadiens’ existence, they have built some legendarily rivalries with the best in the NHL, from the last-lasting feuds with the Maples […]

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Valterri Filppula: The Lightning’s Star Player

  After losing Steven Stamkos early in the season, everyone had their doubts about the Tampa Bay Lightning and how well they would do without him. Now, the Lightning are […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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How the Lightning Weathered the Storm

The Tampa Bay Lightning looked like they were in serious trouble only a week after the Olympic break.  Excitement over Steven Stamkos’ upcoming return to game action since breaking his […]

by · March 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Rangers Pay Steep Price in Captain Swap

The New York Rangers made a big splash at the trade deadline, sending captain and pending unrestricted free agent Ryan Callahan to the Tampa Bay Lightning.   In return, the Bolts […]

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Goaltender Homecoming in St. Louis

Homecoming games have always been the most exciting contests for high school football players. You get to run out onto the field with your classmates and family cheering you on […]

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Ben Bishop’s Bizzare Week

A series of bizarre mishaps made the past week an interesting one for Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop.  In a week when Colorado Avalanche’s number one goalie Semyon Varlamov signed a […]

by · February 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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The New Home of Hockey in the South

Can hockey ever become big in the south? It is a question that has been asked for decades. With the relocation of the Atlanta Thrashers, and other teams such as […]

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When Will Steven Stamkos Return?

For Lightning fans November 11th 2013 was a day to forget. Star forward Steven Stamkos suffered from a broken tibia during an intense division match-up with the Boston Bruins. Many […]

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Tampa Bay Lightning Rookies Are Shining

Take a look at the names headlining the Calder Trophy race at the halfway mark of the season: Nathan MacKinnon, Aleksander Barkov, Chris Kreider.  None of the Tampa Bay Lightning […]

by · January 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning