Tagged: ‘Tampa Bay Lightning’

Quick Strikes: Hedman’s biggest pet peeve is slow drivers
May 25th, 2017 at 7:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Bolts The NHLPA did a Q&A with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman. Interesting facts include his dislike of slow drivers, love of sushi, and fondness for the TV show Ray Donovan. [NHLPA] The NHL Should...

History on the line for the Pittsburgh Penguins in upcoming Game 7
May 25th, 2017 at 12:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** Exactly one year after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 to advance to the Stanley Cup Final, the Penguins have the opportunity to repeat history.  The Penguins have showed guts, courage, and resilience during this postseason, with constant injuries altering the lineup on a nightly basis. In a...

Nashville Predators latest example of expansion teams’ struggle to contend
May 24th, 2017 at 3:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** May 22, 2017; Nashville, TN, USA; The Nashville Predators celebrate after defeating the Anaheim Ducks in game six of the Western Conference Final of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports When the Nashville Predators won the NHL's Western Conference Finals on Sunday,...

Quick Strikes: Five Lightning prospects advance in Memorial Cup Tournament
May 24th, 2017 at 7:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Bolts Tampa Bay Lightning Offseason: What's the goalie situation, anyway? "The Lightning currently have two goaltenders under contract for next season; Vasilevskiy and Connor Ingram. Kristers Gudlevskis will be a restricted free agent. We are left to wonder how the goaltending situation will look next...

2017 Memorial Cup recap: Saint John advances past Seattle; Mathieu Joseph leads the way
May 23rd, 2017 at 11:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Aaron Bell / CHL Images It was the biggest game of the tournament for the Saint John Sea Dogs and the Seattle Thunderbirds. Win and move on to the semi-finals and a chance at revenge on the teams that beat you. Lose, and you...