Category Archives: Tampa Bay Lightning

On the Brink

NHL Playoffs

 

I can’t say I saw this coming. Going into game 4 down three games to none, the Lightning have nothing left to lose. Montreal has had all the lucky bounces, the breakaways, and the zebra’s on their side. Callahan scored in game 3, bottom line, enough said. Tonight is do-or-die for the Bolts and they need to generate as many chances as they can get.

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Playoffs, Ryan Malone, and Sticks of Fire, Oh My!

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It’s good to be in the Playoffs

After a long season, with many obstacles that faced the Lightning, the Bolts were able to get the number 2 seed in the Atlantic Division. (more…)

My 2013-2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 Predictions

NHL Playoffs

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…)