Category Archives: Tampa Bay Lightning

My 2013-2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 Predictions

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Here are my Round 1 predictions! Feel free to leave your predictions in the comments.

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Lightning winger Ryan Malone Arrested for DUI & Possession

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Ryan Malone, a forward for the Tampa Bay Lightning was arrested at 5:40 A.M. this morning. Malone was released on $2,500 bond and it is uncertain if he had an attorney or he just bailed himself out of jail.
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St. Louis Traded

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I was wrong, and kind of glad. St. Louis has been traded to the New York Rangers for Ryan Callahan, a 1st and 2nd round pick, the Rangers receive a conditional pick if Callahan signs with Tampa. (more…)

Happy Deadline Day Everybody!!!

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What a day today was. Roberto Luongo, going back to the Florida Panthers, who saw that one coming? While the excitement will continue up until 3 p.m. today (in some cases a bit later) it is being reported that Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Brett Connolly could be moved. Who reported this? That would be Brian Lawton, the one-time Lightning GM, who isn’t quite well received by fans in Tampa. (more…)

With all due respect…

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I was reading another blog yesterday by a well-respected blogger named Eklund. I’ve been reading his blogs for quite some time and generally always love his work and his website. Yesterday, however, I had to disagree with Mr. Eklund and I took exception to his blog. He decided to give his view of the Marty St. Louis situation. While I respect his opinion, he said a few things that he is completely wrong about and I feel it is my duty, as a Lightning fan, to set the record straight. (more…)

Where there’s smoke…

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I’ll admit it. I’m a homer. I love my Tampa Bay Lightning more than I love my own ego, and all the other NHL teams can take the proverbial long walk off a short bridge. I’m Tampa Bay Lightning 24/7. Opening Day is my New Year; the Trade Deadline is my Christmas. However, I’m also a realist, and sometimes on Christmas, you get a gift you don’t necessarily want. This Deadline day, Tampa Bay may have to give us a gift we don’t want. There’s a Grinch in the room, and it isn’t Yzerman. (more…)

Congrats, Marty, on the Gold, do you like New York?

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If you haven’t heard, Canada won the Gold Medal at the Olympics. So, Marty St. Louis has added another illustrious title to his collection. Oh, and if you haven’t heard he might be traded to the New York Rangers… Soon!

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