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The Tampa Bay Lightning Are Good Enough To Win The Presidents' Trophy And The Stanley Cup In a class of their own, the Tampa Bay Lightning are ready to ride a dominant season to a Stanley Cup championship. With just over a quarter of the 2018-19 regular season remaining, the Lightning are enjoying a 15-point cushion at the top of the NHL standings.

Tampa Bay Lightning at Columbus Blue Jackets preview: Three in a row for Vasy? Tampa Bay Lightning at Columbus Blue Jackets: Game 50. Time: 7:30 pm Eastern Time. Location: Nationwide Arena. Broadcast / Streaming: NBCS. Opponent SBNation Site: Jackets Cannon. Preview:. The Lightning start a quick two-game Metropolitan Division road trip tonight in Columbus against the Blue Jackets.

NHL Rumors: New York Rangers - McQuaid, Hayes, Zuccarello, Shattenkirk, and Smith NHL rumors: The New York Rangers are talking contract with Mats Zuccarello and Kevin Hayes. Lightning eyeing Adam McQuaid. Zuccarello a fit for Penguins?

Tampa Bay Lightning players rolling towards franchise records On Saturday night, Andrei Vasilevskiy took over the Tampa Bay Lightning franchise record for shut outs. Besides Vasilevskiy's feat, there are a few more Lightning franchise records that are poised to fall. Some could very well fall this week and others might fall by the end of the season.

Solar Bears Week in Review: Climbing the Ladder After a rare day off on Saturday, Orlando celebrated Hockey Day in America with a Sunday matinee matchup against the Monarchs, the first non-South Division opponent the Solar Bears have faced since November 24th. While the Solar Bears were well rested, Manchester bused up from Estero after defeating Florida the night before.

Game #58 Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning at Columbus Blue Jackets Tampa Bay Lightning at Columbus Blue Jackets: Tuesday, February 17, 2019 - 7:30 PM Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio TV: NBCSN - Radio: WBNS FM Opponent's Blog: Raw Charge. Tampa Bay Lightning, 44-11-4. 92 points, 1st Atlantic, 1st East @ Columbus Blue Jackets, 33-21-3, 69 points, 3rd Metro, 6th East.

Quick Strikes: The Carolina Hurricanes won the internet yesterday For those who aren't aware, the Hurricanes have developed a unique celebration tradition after every home win. Here is their most recent iteration:. The team has also mimed playing baseball - batting the puck with a stick and all - and has played duck-duck-goose at center ice.

Tampa Bay Lightning: To Make a Trade or Not Will the Tampa Bay Lightning make a trade? Leave a comment belowFor all your NHL news log on to IroniqMedia.For more follow me on Twitter and Facebook.

Lightning Weekly Flash: Scoring, Milestones & Goaltending For the Tampa Bay Lightning, the 2018-19 season has been fairly easy to navigate up until the All-Star Break. Things got inconsistent after that.

NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, and the Philadelphia Flyers NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs would like to Kasperi Kapanen signed sooner than later. Wayne Simmonds hasn't received a contract offer from the Philadelphia Flyers.

Tampa Bay Lightning & New York Rangers Make Perfect Trade Partners With this in mind, there are two players that the Lightning's first-year general manager Julien BriseBois should seriously consider acquiring at the 2019 Trade Deadline: Mats Zuccarello in a major deal and/or Vladislav Namestnikov in a minor one. As the NHL's top scoring team this season, there are few holes you can poke in the Lightning's lineup.

Quick Strikes: Tampa Bay Lightning win fifth victory against Montreal specifically If Tampa Bay is a measuring stick, the Habs came up short.

Lightning Grades - Montreal vs Tampa Bay Nikita Kucherov continued to score points, and the Tampa Bay Lightning have now won five straight and are 7-1-2 over their last 10 games. In those 10 games, the Lightning have outscored their opposition 32-18 and have posted three shutouts. 5-on-5 - Great.

Tampa Bay Lightning Blank Montreal Canadiens - Vasilevskiy Gets Shutout - Nikita Kucherov had a goal and an assist in the third period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory. eval; Andrei Vasilevskiy finished with 20 saves in his second consecutive shutout and franchise-record 18th for his career.

Syracuse Crunch lose to Rochester 3-2 in a shootout If there can be anything approximating playoff hockey in the doldrums of February, it's been the recent three games between the Syracuse Crunch and the Rochester Americans. On Saturday night, the Americans edged the Crunch 3-2 in a shootout following another closely contested game.

Vasilevskiy Sets Franchise Mark For Shutouts, Lightning Defeat Habs 3-0 Nikita Kucherov, Yanni Gourde, and Tyler Johnson each scored and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped all 20 shots he faced as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-0. The victory extends the Lightning win streak to five straight games and their point streak to nine straight.

Vasilevskiy posts back to back shutouts, sets a franchise mark as Lightning down Canadiens 3-0 Vasilevskiy recorded his 18th career shutout and stands alone at the top of the franchise shutout list.

Call of the Wilde: Tampa Bay Lightning shut out the Montreal Canadiens It was the final of four big tests over nine days for the Montreal Canadiens. A fateful nine days for the general manager to assess whether his team has the goods to compete with the best in the NHL. Nine days for Marc Bergevin to decide whether to load up, or be patient and wait for the next wave of talent.

Liveblog: Tampa Bay beats Canadiens 3-0 The home team exploded with early third-period goals by Nikita Kucherov, on a power-play, and Yanni Gourde. Tyler Johnson, who'd had a goal disallowed, made it 3-0 with 3:14 left. The Canadiens had hung in for 40 scoreless minutes. And Brett Kulak, of all people, opened the scoring 13 minutes into the second period.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Montreal Canadiens preview: Can Nikita Kucherov set a new team record? Tampa Bay Lightning vs Montreal Canadiens : Game 59. Time: 7:00 pm Eastern Time. Location: Amalie Arena. Broadcast / Streaming: SunS, NHL Network. Opponent SBNation Site: Eyes on the Prize. Preview:: The Tampa Bay Lightning haven't lost in regulation since the end of January, which was also the first game after the bye-week.

What If the Tampa Bay Lightning Got Jonathan Huberdeau? While deadline rentals like Wayne Simmonds and Micheal Ferland have been connected to the Lightning for weeks, and a big name trade target like Artemi Panarin would be a fun addition, no potentially available player would be a better option than the Florida Panthers' Jonathan Huberdeau.

NHL Update: The Lightning Are Easing To The Top Mark It is the All-Star break in the endless N.B.A. regular season, so "of course" I will comment on the N.H.L. which also has a seemingly endless "reg," but one that is a bit more important. The reason for the above comparison is that an upstart in the NHL actually has a chance to go a long way in the playoffs, maybe even win the crown.

Quick Strikes: Oilers, Flyers swap goalies, Cory Schneider wins a game, and Nikita Kucherov deserves your respect Lots of goalie talk today. Talbot, Schneider, Vasilevskiy, Ingram, Stolarz, and Luongo!

Why the Toronto Maple Leafs Are As Good or Better than Tampa Tampa may seem like a juggernaut, but if you do the comparisons, the future bodes well for the Leafs being able to beat them if it comes down to it. Tampa has played one extra game, has one extra loser point, and they have won four of their games in a shoot-out.

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