Category Archives: Tampa Bay Lightning
During last weekend’s festivities at the NHL All Star Game, Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos openly said he wants to remain in Tampa Bay for a long time, and who can blame him? The question is, are the Lightning willing to pay him a large sum for his services before his contract year expires? (more…)
It’s been nearly six months since the Bolts took the ice. After a whirlwind offseason that produced a bevy of new faces, it was finally game time. Last night was the home opener for the Tampa Bay Lightning. As soon as the puck hit the ice on the opening draw, the crowd of more than 19,000 erupted into a thunderous “Let’s go Lightning” chant. (more…)
It’s that time of the year again. In 11 days, I will be taking my stroll through Amalie Arena (formerly The Tampa Bay Times Forum) and into the center of Mt. Olympus, section 307. From there, I will greet my Lightning brethren, The Sticks of Fire, and a new season will commence. And, Lightning fans, you have a lot to look forward to this year. (more…)
As the 2014-15 season creeps near us it’s time to take a look at the teams around the league and predict where they may finish.
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.
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…)
Here are my Round 1 predictions! Feel free to leave your predictions in the comments.