Teddy Purcell 'surprised' by trade to Edmonton, still excited
As a member of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Purcell skated with two of the best in Steven Stamkos and Martin St. Louis.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
How Offseason Additions and Departures Will Affect Tampa Bay Lightning
The Tampa Bay Lightning put together a strong showing this offseason as general manager Steve Yzerman looks to build a perennial playoff contender.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The Brad Richards trade lingering resonance
Though the echoes are diminishing with the passage of time, they still can be heard today on the roster and in the transaction column for the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Oil On Whyte
Edmonton Oilers A to Z: Keith Aulie
Dec 5, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Keith Aulie skates with the puck against the Ottawa Senators during the first period at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Teddy Purcell set to 'embrace new opportunity' in Edmonton
Teddy Purcell of the Tampa Bay Lightning battles in the corner with Martin Marincin of the Edmonton Oilers in NHL action on Jan. 5, 2014.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Lightning Strikes Lightning's offseason already looks like a winner
At forward, the Lightning added 6-foot-7 Brian Boyle, left, a grittier, meaner and more-skilled version of Nate Thompson.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Purcell shocked by Lightning trade
The Tampa Bay Lightning traded St. John's native Teddy Purcell to the Edmonton Oilers for Sam Gagner on Monday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Lightning land veterans Stralman, Boyle, Nabokov in free agency
In this Oct. 7, 2013 file photo, New York Rangers defenceman Anton Stralman shoots against theLos Angeles Kings during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Los Angeles.
Lightning land vets Stralman, Boyle and Nabokov
Defenseman Anton Stralman was lured to the Lightning as a free agent on Tuesday with a $22.5 million, five-year contract.
The Arizona Republic
How Coyotes' trade for Gagner went down
How the Arizona Coyotes' trade for Sam Gagner went down Sarah McLellan breaks down how the Coyotes' trade for Sam Gagner went down.
Looking Blue Line: Yzerman's Possibilites At Defenseman Signings
After a set of trades that sent forward Teddy Purcell to the Edmonton Oilers , forwards Sam Gagner and B.J. Crombeen to Arizona , and Nate Thompson to Anaheim , the Tampa Bay Lightning have cleared $6 million extra in salary cap space, leaving them with about $11 million to sign unrestricted free agents.
St. Petersburg Times
Lightning in mix with Boyle, Johnson
The Lightning is expected to be one of the more fascinating teams in free agency, which begins Tuesday at 11 a.m, thanks to a flurry of Sunday trades that give them around $13 million in cap space.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
(AUDIO) Erik Erlendsson: Steve Yzerman Wants a Defenseman in Free Agency
Lightning beat writer for the Tampa Tribune Erik Erlendsson joined Booger and Marc to discuss Steve Yzerman's trade moves during the NHL Draft and what the future of the organization is.
Lightning Have A Busy Weekend, Even Before The NHL Draft Started
Tampa Bay had a busy weekend starting Friday afternoon and no one knows how busy it was like the Tampa Bay Times Lightning beat writer Joe Smith.
Hockey Night in Canada | Tim Wharnsby Monday musings: NHL free-agent...
Despite his age and decent, but not outstanding 2013-14 regular season , it appears there is a market for sure-fire Hall of Fame goaltender Martin Brodeur, a three-time Stanley Cup champion.
Recent roster moves clear cap space and the Tampa Bay Lightning fourth line
Nate Thompson had been a mainstay on the Tampa Bay Lighting bottom-six since he was claimed off waivers from the New York Islanders in 2010.
Bolts By The Bay
Tampa Bay Lightning Trade Sam Gagner, B.J. Crombeen to the Arizona Coyotes
February 14, 2013; Tampa FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing B.J. Crombeen against the Washington Capitals during the first period at Tampa Times Forum.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Too Many Men On The Site
Lightning Fast Frenzy: Nate Thompson Traded To Anaheim Ducks
Jan 1, 2014; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nate Thompson during the first period against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena.
Lightning Trade Teddy Purcell To Edmonton
The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded forward Teddy Purcell to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for forward Sam Gagne, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced tonight.
Tampa Bay Lightning obtain Sam Gagner from Edmonton Oilers for Teddy Purcell
The Tampa Bay Lightning have obtained center Sam Gagner from the Edmonton Oilers for RW Teddy Purcell .