Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Lightning

2021 Offseason Grades: Atlantic Division

Photo: The Audacy With the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft, entry draft, and most of the top free-agents signed this offseason, some teams have gotten better, while others have gotten worse. How has each team faired? NoVa Caps grades each team’s … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winners And Losers Of The 2021 NHL Offseason So Far

Photo: KDVR It has been a wild offseason across the NHL so far, with an expansion draft, the reigning Vezina Trophy winner (and another Vezina nominee) changing teams, and a bunch of high-profile names being available via trade or expansion … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The 25 Biggest Names Left Exposed In 2021 NHL Expansion Draft

Photo: SN After teams’ protection lists for the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft were released on Sunday morning, there were several surprises and plenty of big names available for the Seattle Kraken to pick from by Wednesday at 10 AM ET. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Look At The Prospects And Draft Picks Dealt By Past Five Stanley Cup Champions

Photo: Yahoo News In recent years, teams like the Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins have routinely given up top prospects and high draft picks to go “all in” for the Stanley Cup and have had some success in doing … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Canadian Government Will Not Allow Lightning’s Families To Cross Border For Potential Stanley Cup-Clinching Game 4

Photo: NHL.com After the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 3 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Final on Friday, they are one win away from winning back-to-back Stanley Cups. While most of the world is … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Gary Bettman Announces 2021-22 NHL Events; Vegas Will Host 2022 All-Star Weekend

Photo: Thrillist Before Game 1 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Final started on Monday, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman held his annual Stanley Cup press conference, which included announcements of 2021-22 league events.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Final Showdown: Schedule For The 2021 Stanley Cup Final

Photo: NHL.com (Scott Audette, Getty Images) The matchup for the 2021 Stanley Cup Final is set. On Friday afternoon, the schedule was announced. Then on Friday night, the matchup was finalized when the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York … Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Playoffs, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Islanders Come Back From Down 2-0 To Win 3-2 In OT, Force Game 7 In Tampa

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The New York Islanders defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 3-2 in overtime in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Semifinal at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday night to force a Game 7 at … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The 2020-21 Playoff Teams – In Progress Observations

Sporting News Image As the Stanley Cup Playoffs of the delayed and shortened 2020-21 season due to the Covid-19 pandemic have finished two rounds and is about to go into the third round, here are some observations on each of … Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Playoffs, Teams, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hurricanes’ Dougie Hamilton On Five-Game Second Round Loss To Lightning: “We Lost To A Team $18 Million Over The Cap”

Photo: DonBest After the Carolina Hurricanes’ five-game series loss in the second round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs to the Tampa Bay Lightning, defenseman Dougie Hamilton had some choice words during his teams’ locker room cleanout day.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments