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3 hrs ago | Bolts By The Bay

Tampa Bay Lightning Release 2014-15 National Television Schedule

Apr 20, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Matthew Carle celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Montreal Canadiens during the third period in game three of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matthew Carle, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division, NHL Northeast Divison, Montreal Canadiens, Sidney Crosby, Eric Staal

15 hrs ago | Raw Charge

Brett Connolly, Richard Panik and the looming fight on the right wing

Can Brett Connolly find a spot on the Tampa Bay Lightning roster come the fall? - Jeff Griffith-USA TODAY Sports Limited opportunity breeds tighter competition.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Brett Connolly, NHL Players, Richard Panik, Tyler Johnson, Jonathan Drouin, Steven Stamkos

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Mile High Sticking

NHL News and Articles: Ovechkin's Break-Up, Biz Nasty, More

Apr 13, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin shoots the puck between his legs on Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Anders Lindback during a shootout at Verizon Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division, Brett Connolly, Anders Lindback

SLAM! Sports

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Teddy Purcell, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division, Keith Aulie, Steven Stamkos, Martin St Louis

Raw Charge

Top 25 Under 25: #24 Matthew Peca

The high-scoring NCAA forward, who just finished his junior season at Quinnipiac, holds serve from last year's Top 25 Under 25, where he also ranked 24th.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Bolts By The Bay

Brett Connolly: Make or Break Season

Sep 26, 2013; Estero, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Brett Connolly skates with the puck against the Florida Panthers during the third period at Germain Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brett Connolly, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Mon Jul 21, 2014

BleacherReport

Are the New-Look Tampa Bay Lightning Legitimate Stanley Cup Contenders?

This spring, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the playoffs with 101 points and home-ice advantage, but an untimely injury to starting goalie Ben Bishop proved the team's undoing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ben Bishop, Brett Connolly, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division, NHL Western Conference

ABC Action News

Vinik to gain control of Channelside Bay Plaza

Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik will receive control of Channelside Bay Plaza after a judge approved a settlement Monday resolving a drawn-out fight over the beleaguered outdoor mall.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Five For Howling

MMM: An offseason unlike the previous four

A look back at an interesting offseason in Coyotes hockey with thoughts and observations from Managing Editor Jaime Eisner and quotes from coach Dave Tippett.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Phoenix Coyotes, Jeff Halpern, Radim Vrbata, NHL Players, Mike Ribeiro, B.J Crombeen

Raw Charge

Top 25 Under 25: #25 Dominik Masin

Heading into the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, the holes in the Tampa Bay Lightning organization were pretty clear, with a need for quality blue liners at all levels apparent after a successful overhauling of both forward and goaltending depth in the past few seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Radko Gudas, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Sun Jul 20, 2014

BleacherReport

Power Ranking Tampa Bay Lightning's Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

Tyler Johnson is coming off an outstanding rookie year. But is he one of the Lightning's top-six forwards? In early September, when the temperature drops outside, things will be heating up across the NHL with the onset of training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Tyler Johnson, NHL Players, Ryan Callahan, Cedric Paquette, Adam Erne, Nikita Kucherov

Too Many Men On The Site

Is Brett Connolly A Bust?

Sep 28, 2013; Sunrise, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Brett Connolly skates with the puck in a game against the Florida Panthers in the first period at the BB&T Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brett Connolly, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Radko Gudas, Ondrej Palat, Victor Hedman, Steven Stamkos

Bolts By The Bay

Jonathan Drouin: Fitter, Happier And More Productive

After the 2013 preseason schedule ended, Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman and head coach Jon Cooper opted to cut Jonathan Drouin from the finished 2013-14 team roster; sending the then 18-year-old first round draft pick back to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League for additional conditioning in Halifax Drouin's old team of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Drouin, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division, Colorado Avalanche, Nathan MacKinnon

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Stars' gamble could ensure stability in place where there hasn't been much

Kari Lehtonen went 33-20-10 last season for a points percentage of .603. His backups weren't as good, going 7-11-1 for a points percentage of .394.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Stars, NHL Hockey, Kari Lehtonen, NHL Players, Anders Lindback, Jussi Rynnas

Raw Charge

Top 25 Under 25: Near Misses

That means more guys than last year got votes, but still didn't quite make the final, aggregate list, and we'll touch on those "Near Misses" now.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vladislav Namestnikov, Cedric Paquette, NHL Hockey, Mike Angelidis, Jaroslav Janus, Riku Helenius, NHL Players

Rant Sports

5 New Faces That Will Help the Tampa Bay Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning shocked many people and made the playoffs last season before some bad luck and untimely injuries saw them get swept in the first round.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Steven Stamkos, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Anton Stralman

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Sabres re-sign forward Tyler Ennis to five-year, $23-million contract

Buffalo Sabres left wing Tyler Ennis heads to the goal after stealing the puck from Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Richard Panik Buffalo Sabres left wing Tyler Ennis heads to the goal after stealing the puck from Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Richard Panik A person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press earlier Thursday that Ennis' ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, Tyler Ennis, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, Richard Panik, NHL Southeast Division

Raw Charge

Tampa Bay Lightning Top 25 Under 25, 2014 Edition: Introduction

The 2014 edition of our Top 25 Under 25 gets underway. Who are the current top 25 players under age 25 in the Tampa Bay Lightning organization? Who raised their stock in the last 12 months, and who is on a downward trend? When I started as a staff writer with Raw Charge last September, my first project was to begin a Top 25 Under 25 series, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Dmitry Korobov, Keith Aulie, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Home

'Big Mac' on the attack

What a wonderful whirlwind of hockey it has been for Dracut's Johnathan MacLeod over the past two and a half months.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division, Ice Skating

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Raw Charge

Jonathan Drouin and the problem of depth

Jonathan Drouin might be the best hockey prospect on planet Earth. But how does Steve Yzerman and Jon Cooper fit the 19 year-old forward into the NHL lineup? If given only one word with which to summarize Steve Yzerman's tenure as the general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning , it would undoubtedly be "depth".

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Drouin, NHL Players, Steve Yzerman, NHL Hockey, Ondrej Palat, Tyler Johnson, Richard Panik

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