Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Tampa Bay Lightning Happy to Return Home for Southeast Division Match-up with Winnipeg Jets
March 7th, 2013 at 1:04 PM
After going 1-4 on their road trip through the Northeast, the Tampa Bay Lightning are happy for two reasons. One, they're returning home, where they have a 6-4-1 record on the season. The Tampa Bay Times forum was the primary site of their season opening-winning streak that had them in the...

Southeast Division Gets Stronger: Tampa Bay Lightning Vs. Winnipeg Jets
August 6th, 2012 at 1:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** At the end of their first season back in Canada, the Winnipeg Jets finished the year against division rival Tampa Bay Lightning with a record of 3-1-2 and tied in points at 84. Despite over 2,000 miles between these two hockey clubs, the issue of league realignment has been tabled for...

Southeast Division Gets Stronger: Tampa Bay Lightning Vs. Washington Capitals
July 31st, 2012 at 5:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** After sweeping the Washington Capitals out of the second round of the 2010-2011 playoffs, the two teams went in opposite directions for 2011-2012. The Lightning, facing countless injuries and all but eliminated from playoff contention, unloaded at the trade deadline. The Caps held on to their key pieces. The only significant move...

Southeast Division Gets Stronger: Tampa Bay Lightning Vs. Carolina Hurricanes
July 27th, 2012 at 11:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** If there is one team in the entire NHL that has made the flashiest offseason acquisitions, that team is almost certainly the Carolina Hurricanes. GM Jim Rutherford's first move of the offseason came at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, where he traded his 1st round pick to the Pittsburgh Penguins in...