Category: ‘Defensemen’

2013 Tampa Bay Lightning Player Grades: Radko Gudas
July 30th, 2013 at 9:03 PM
***VIDEO1*** Radko Gudas, drafted in the 3rd round (66th overall) by the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2010, broke into the NHL this year after playing a big role for the Calder Cup winning Norfolk Admirals a season ago. Perhaps the best example of a talented prospect going through a measured, careful development...

2013 Tampa Bay Lightning Player Grades: Brian Lee
July 18th, 2013 at 2:08 AM
This installment of my 2013 player grades series is the one we have been looking forward to the least. We don't enjoy harsh criticism and will often look for the positive aspects of any situation or person, wherever possible. But there is no point in sugarcoating what was a tremendously disappointing...

Tampa Bay Lightning Re-Sign Last RFA, Defenseman Mark Barberio
July 16th, 2013 at 3:59 PM
***VIDEO1*** With the J.T. Brown re-signing from yesterday and Dan Sexton headed to Europe for next season, the Tampa Bay Lightning were left with just one restricted free agent to sign for the 2013-2014 season -- defenseman Mark Barberio.   #LIGHTNING re-sign D Mark Barberio. GM Steve Yzerman told me he was comfortable...

Drew Olson Acquired in Trade with Columbus Blue Jackets
July 2nd, 2013 at 4:37 PM
***VIDEO1*** The first trade of the offseason has been completed by the Tampa Bay Lightning. No, they didn't move Ryan Malone out to clear some more salary space. No, all of your beloved forward prospects are still in the organization (for now) as they weren't packaged for NHL blue-line help. It's a rather minor...

Keith Aulie Signed to One-Year, One-Way Deal
June 26th, 2013 at 10:04 PM
***VIDEO1*** Soon-to-be RFA defenseman Keith Aulie has been signed to a one-year, one-way contract for the 2013-2014 season by the Tampa Bay Lightning, per various reports.   #tblightning announce Dman Keith Aulie signs a one year, one way deal, was set to be an RFA on July 5 — Erik Erlendsson (@erlendssonTBO) June 26,...