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Tampa Bay Lightning: 2016-17′ Season Most Disappointing In Team History

For the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2016-17′ was expected to be the year. Coming off two deep playoff runs and with essentially the same team, there wasn’t supposed to be any concern. Winning the Atlantic Division and making the playoffs should have been easy as pie. Instead, the Lightning are falling hard after 72 games. The […]

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Dallas Stars: Jamie Benn Is Back In Action

The Dallas Stars have announced that Jamie Benn is back in action tonight. The left winger missed last Friday’s game, due to an eye injury. The Stars’ star forward was injured on Thursday, in a matchup against the Vancouver Canucks. Benn took a hit from Vancouver defenseman Nikita Tryamkin. The hit led to a fit, […]

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NHL Tampa Bay Lightning

Are the Tampa Bay Lightning Playoff Worthy?

For the Tampa Bay Lightning, Thursday’s home date with the Toronto Maple Leafs was pretty close to a must win. Getting two points would have created separation in a tight race for the final wild-card spot. It also might have eliminated the chasing aspect of reaching the ultimate goal. Unfortunately for the Lightning, none of […]

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While He’s No Connor McDavid, Nolan Patrick Is A Franchise Player

There might not be a generational talent waiting to be selected at the 2017 NHL Draft. Although, Nolan Patrick is pretty damn close. Trying to follow in the footsteps of Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews, Patrick wants to establish himself early at the NHL level. If all goes right, he should be a lock for […]

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Washington Capitals: Stanley Cup may have found a new home in DC

Don’t look now but a new president may have sparked a resurgence in the Nation’s Capital in 2017. The Washington Capitals have staked a claim as the best team in NHL. However, the Caps have been in this position before during the regular season. It’s the playoffs where everything seems to go wrong.  We may be harping […]

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NHL Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning: Brian Boyle, Ben Bishop Trades Send Wrong Message

The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded forward Brian Boyle and starting goaltender Ben Bishop in the last 24 hours for a couple of draft picks and minor league prospects. While the Bishop trade can be understood, with Andrei Vasilevskiy signed to a three-year contract extension this past summer, trading him and Boyle around the same […]

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Los Angeles Kings: Ben Bishop, just a rental or replacement?

The Tampa Bay Lighting just made a decision on a lingering issue for the past few seasons. Ben Bishop or Andrei Vasilevskiy? Guess it’s safe to say the winner is Vasilevskiy as Bishop was sent packing to the Los Angeles Kings Sunday evening. That’s great news for the Lightning but, it opens up questions for the […]