Tag Archive | "Tampa Bay Lightning"

Tampa Bay Lightning acquire Blake Coleman for 1st round pick, Nolan Foote

Sunday, February 16, 2020

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The @Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired @New Jersey Devils F @Blake Coleman in a trade, according to multiple reports.

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Stanley Cup Odds Update at the NHL All-Star Break

Thursday, January 23, 2020

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by OddsShark (@OddsShark) The Tampa Bay Lightning got off to a slow start to the 2019/20 campaign, but a surge heading into the NHL’s all-star break has boosted them into a tie with the Washington Capitals as +800 co-favorites on the Stanley Cup odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Lightning enter the break with…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Monday, September 23, 2019

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After dominating the league throughout the regular season, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs as the overwhelming favourite. What happened next can only be described as one of the most surprising and disappointing playoff performances of all time. The Lightning were swept out of the first round by the Columbus Blue…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Detroit Red Wings

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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The Detroit Red Wings have missed the playoffs for three consecutive seasons after not missing once in 25 years.  Their front office underwent a big shift this offseason, with former captain Steve Yzerman returning to where it all began and long-time GM Ken Holland departing for the Edmonton Oilers vacancy. Yzerman did a tremendous job building a perennial favourite while he was at…

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Claude Giroux scores goal-of-the-year candidate vs. Lightning

Thursday, December 27, 2018

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Vintage Claude Giroux. The Philadelphia Flyers’ captain scored one of the filthiest goals of his career as the NHL resumed action after the holiday break Thursday evening. With the Philadelphia Flyers trailing the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in the second period at Amalie Arena, Giroux went to work. The veteran forward picked up the puck…

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Andrei Vasilevskiy returns to crease with career-best performance

Thursday, December 13, 2018

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Andrei Vasilevskiy might not be human. Tampa Bay’s elite starting netminder made his return to the cage Thursday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs after missing the past 12 games. The 24-year-old had been out since Nov. 10 with a left foot fracture. “He’s been our MVP for a long time here on this team,”…

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Brayden Point records fastest hat trick in 27 years

Thursday, November 15, 2018

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Brayden Point did something incredible for the Tampa Bay Lightning Thursday evening against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The speedy 22-year-old forward scored a natural hat trick in a span of 1:31 at PPG Paints Arena. It was also his first career NHL hat trick. Point scored his first goal with 2.7 seconds remaining in the first…

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Victor Hedman scores coast-to-coast goal in return to lineup

Saturday, November 10, 2018

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Victor Hedman is back in the Tampa Bay Lightning lineup after missing seven games with an upper-body injury. The Swedish rearguard returned Saturday evening against the Ottawa Senators and made an immediate impact. Hedman went end-to-end during the second period for one of the nicest goals you’ll see by a defenseman all season. With Ottawa…

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Victor Hedman injured vs. Golden Knights

Friday, October 26, 2018

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The Tampa Bay Lightning picked up two important points against the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday evening, but it wasn’t all good. Elite Tampa blueliner Victor Hedman suffered an apparent injury on a collision with forward Ryan Reaves and was forced to leave the game. The incident occurred early during the second period and Hedman…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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One year after inexplicably missing the playoffs, the 2017-18 Tampa Bay Lightning set franchise records in Wins (54) and Points (113).  Since Jon Cooper took over for Guy Boucher in March of 2013, only four teams (Capitals, Blues, Penguins and Ducks) have won more games than the Lightning (243-144-40). Former GM Steve Yzerman stepped down…

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