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Tampa Bay Lightning Face Ottawa Senators for First Time Since Deadline Deal
April 9th, 2013 at 2:49 PM
On April 3, the 2013 trade deadline, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators made a deal sending talented but expendable goaltender Ben Bishop to Tampa Bay in exchange for talented but expendable forward Cory Conacher. It's important to remember to temper your expectations for this game however. While the temptation...

Tampa Bay Lightning Send Cory Conacher to Ottawa Senators for Goaltender Ben Bishop on Deadline Day
April 3rd, 2013 at 12:00 PM
***VIDEO1*** In a surprising move, the Tampa Bay Lightning have made a deal at the trade deadline for a goaltender. No, not Roberto Luongo of the Vancouver Canucks, long linked to Tampa Bay in trade rumors; not Miikka Kiprusoff of the Calgary Flames, who reportedly would not report to a new team...

Tampa Bay Lightning Lose Anders Lindback to Injury in 4-2 Loss to Toronto Maple Leafs
March 21st, 2013 at 1:48 AM
***VIDEO1*** For the Tampa Bay Lightning this shortened season, the hits just keep on coming. Every team has had their fair share of injuries during this lockout-shortened season. Just take a quick look at Southeast Division rival Florida to see a team that has struggled mightily due to a rash of injuries...

Tampa Bay Lightning Snap Losing Streak with 5-2 Win Over Struggling New Jersey Devils
March 6th, 2013 at 1:09 AM
***VIDEO1*** Yet again, the Tampa Bay Lightning played about 50 minutes of solid hockey. This time, the ten minute period when they didn't came at the end when the outcome -- a Lightning victory -- was all but decided. The Lightning looked more disciplined defensively, particularly in their own zone, throughout the first...

Tampa Bay Lightning Dismantle Winnipeg Jets in 8-3 Rout
February 2nd, 2013 at 12:48 AM
***VIDEO1*** One more goal would have set the franchise record for goals in a game. They didn't get it, but you won't hear any one in the Tampa Bay dressing room complain. The Tampa Bay Lightning continued their red-hot play of late, scoring six unanswered goals in the first and second periods following...

Game Recap: Tampa Bay Lightning Spoil Home Opener for Carolina Hurricanes in 4-1 Win
January 22nd, 2013 at 11:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** Following a flat effort from the Tampa Bay Lightning yesterday on Long Island, the Bolts came out ready to play for the second half of the back to back in Raleigh. The Carolina Hurricanes debuted their new forward group in front of their home fans as both Jordan Staal and Alex...

Game Recap: Tampa Bay Lightning Ride Special Teams to 6-3 Victory Over Washington Capitals
January 20th, 2013 at 12:22 PM
***VIDEO1*** The Lightning used three power play goals to pull away from the Washington Capitals on opening day, claiming a 6-3 victory over their division rivals in Adam Oates' coaching debut. In spite of taking a few consecutive penalties early in the first period, the Bolts buckled down and killed off the...

Syracuse Crunch Forwards Cory Conacher and Pierre-Cedric Labrie Make Opening Night Tampa Bay Lightning Roster
January 18th, 2013 at 1:20 PM
***VIDEO1*** With training camp over and the season set to begin tomorrow night at home versus the Washington Capitals for the Tampa Bay Lightning, it was decision time for Guy Boucher and the coaching staff in regards to which players from their AHL affiliate would make the jump to the big...

AHL Game Recap: Syracuse Crunch Outlast Norfolk Admirals in 3-2 Shooutout Victory
January 12th, 2013 at 6:32 PM
***VIDEO1*** The Syracuse Crunch continued their winning ways last night at home versus the Norfolk Admirals, the team many of them played for in winning the Calder Cup last season. After a scoreless first period, Norfolk jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the second off a pair of power play...

AHL Syracuse Crunch Mid-Week Wrap: Crunch Fall to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, Adirondack Phantoms
October 30th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***VIDEO1*** After starting the 2012-2013 AHL season 4-0-0-1, the Syracuse Crunch have lost two straight for the first time this year, once in regulation and once in overtime on Saturday and Sunday and both tilts on home ice. On Saturday night against the Penguins, the Crunch ran into a hot goaltender in...

Syracuse Crunch Weekend Wrap, Part 2
October 24th, 2012 at 10:00 PM
***VIDEO1*** After a thrilling 6-5 comeback, overtime victory over the Binghamton Senators on Saturday night, the Syracuse Crunch finally found a way to build a lead and maintain it, putting together their most complete effort of the season in a 3-1 victory on the road at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton over the Penguins. Crunch head...

Special Teams Help Syracuse Crunch to Win Over Albany Devils
October 20th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
If there is one area of the ice that the Syracuse Crunch have looked the most like the dominant, winning-streak, Calder Cup champion Norfolk Admirals from a season ago, it's on special teams. The Crunch were nearly perfect on the power play and penalty kill again on Friday night in Albany,...

Syracuse Crunch Forward Cory Conacher Off to Fast Start
October 17th, 2012 at 4:00 PM
***VIDEO1*** The reigning AHL MVP and Rookie of the Year with the Norfolk Admirals from 2011-2012, Cory Conacher is off to fast start once again, this time for the Syracuse Crunch in 2012-2013. Through two games, Conacher has 6 points (2G, 4A) and is shooting at a 40% clip. While these numbers will certainly level...

Syracuse Crunch Hold on to Top Hershey Bears 4-3 in Home Opener
October 15th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
***VIDEO1*** Despite another uneven performance, the Syracuse Crunch got just enough offense against Hershey Bears goaltender (most recently known for his 2011-2012 Stanley Cup Playoff heroics for the Washington Capitals) Braden Holtby to earn a 4-3 victory on home ice. The first goal of the game came from what must have been...

Evaluating the Tampa Bay Lightning Roster: Wingers
July 29th, 2012 at 7:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** In the first three articles of this series, we reviewed the organizational strength and depth of the goaltending, defense, and center forward positions for the Tampa Bay Lightning, with an emphasis on those players that have already reached the NHL level or those who are expected to contribute to the...