NHL Trade Deadline: 5 Moves the Tampa Bay Lightning Must Consider

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Anders Lindback

After any loss, an untrained hockey mind (and some trained ones as well) look at the score and immediately blame goalie.  Sometimes this is justified, but most times the judgmental should be cast at the other five people on the […]

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Who: Tampa Bay Lightning (46-27-9) vs. Montreal Canadiens (46-28-8) Season Series: Tampa Bay Lightning – 3-0-1; Montreal Canadiens – 1-1-2 Keys to Winning for Tampa Bay: The Lightning made the biggest trade at the deadline this year when they traded Martin St. Louis to the […]

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The Tampa Bay Lightning had already clinched a playoff spot before the puck dropped for their Tuesday night game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, but they are still trying to catch the Montreal Canadiens for second place in the Atlantic […]

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New Jersey Devils' Ilya Kovalchuk Scores Second Goal On Tampa Bay Lightning Goalie Anders Lindback

Every team needs two solid goaltenders if they intend on being successful for a prolonged period of time. You can look at teams like the Los Angeles Kings and the New Jersey Devils for prime examples of this two-headed monster mindset. Teams like the Tampa […]

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With big names being thrown around the trade market, background stories can tend to be lost. This is what has happened for the Tampa Bay Lightning since they traded Martin St. Louis to the New York Rangers. Lightning captain Steven Stamkos has taken a hit to […]

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Ben Bishop Reacts To Calgary Flames Goal

From bad passes to turnovers and even an untimely penalty late, the Tampa Bay Lightning looked nothing like the team that turned in an inspired, playoff-clinching performance just 48 hours ago in Thursday night’s 4-1 loss to the struggling Calgary […]

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It’s hard to look at a team just two points away from a playoff spot and claim things are looking grim. However, the Toronto Maple Leafs might be an exception to the rule. Last night’s loss to the Detroit Red […]

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Steven Stamkos

Captain Steven Stamkos lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a much-needed win against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night in true Stamkos fashion: three goals on three shots — a natural hat trick by any hockey standard. The Maple […]

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Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

If you’re a Tampa Bay Lightning fan, you’re more than likely feeling a little bipolar today. The day started with the exciting news that Steven Stamkos, who suffered a gruesome broken leg less than four months ago, was given the […]

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