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Puck Prose May 25, 2018

NHL mailbag: Vegas Golden Knights, Stanley Cup Final, Stamkos’ legacy

This week’s NHL mailbag deals with the legacy of Steven Stamkos, the success Vegas Golden Knights, the Stanley Cup Final, and more! It’s hard to believe, but the 2018 NHL season is almost over. The Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights are going to square off in the most hilarious, unexpected Stanley Cup Final of […] NHL mailbag: Vegas Golden Knights, Stanley Cup Final, Stamkos’ legacy - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Tampa Bay Times May 25, 2018
Steve Yzerman's summer plans: Make the Lightning better

Steve Yzerman's summer plans: Make the Lightning better

TAMPA - Captain Steven Stamkos said the Lightning's window for contending for a Stanley Cup championship is not closing."I think it's wide open," he said one day after the Lightning lost Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final to the Capitals.General manager Steve
Editor In Leaf May 24, 2018

Toronto Maple Leafs: Hard Pass on Tavares

Should the Toronto Maple Leafs pursue John Tavares? The Toronto Maple Leafs are probably going to pursue John Tavares on July first when he becomes an unrestricted free agent.  Logic suggests as much, since they are known to have pursued Steven Stamkos under similar conditions a couple of years ago. But should they? I wrote […] Toronto Maple Leafs: Hard Pass on Tavares - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tampa Bay Times May 24, 2018
Lightning journal: Ryan Callahan, among others, played hurt

Lightning journal: Ryan Callahan, among others, played hurt

TAMPA - Not surprisingly, several Lightning players went through the playoffs with what general manager Steve Yzerman called "significant injuries."He would not elaborate Thursday on who they were, though he said that information will be made public after the players undergo
National Post May 24, 2018

Tampa Bay Lightning insist their ‘window is not closed’ to win Stanley Cup

With most of the roster set to return next season, Bolts captain Steven Stamkos is optimistic that better days lie ahead
Tampa Bay Times May 23, 2018
Lightning-Capitals: Grading Tampa Bay's 4-0 loss in Game 7

Lightning-Capitals: Grading Tampa Bay's 4-0 loss in Game 7

TAMPA---Forget Vegas.The Lightning have left the building.No more season. No more watch parties. No more anything.There is no way around it. Jon Cooper's team couldn't finish, not in Game 7 at home, not in the Eastern Conference final. It ended with a
Tampa Bay Times May 23, 2018
Win or lose, no one should be down on this Lightning season

Win or lose, no one should be down on this Lightning season

TAMPA - So here's a question that came up before Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final between the Lightning and Capitals. It's a fill-in-the-blank question.Here goes: If the Lightning does not win the Stanley Cup, this Lightning season will go down as a ... what?
Sportsnet.ca May 23, 2018
Stamkos vs. Ovechkin with Stanley Cup berth on the line

Stamkos vs. Ovechkin with Stanley Cup berth on the line

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos and Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin discuss their emotions and focus heading into Game 7, with a Stanley Cup berth on the line. The post Maple Leafs promote Brandon Pridham to assistant GM appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers May 23, 2018

3 Lightning Pivotal To Game 7 Success

When the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs began, the Tampa Bay Lightning were getting contributions from pretty much everyone. Whether it be the Brayden Point line against the Boston Bruins, or the two big guns to close out the New Jersey Devils in Round 1, there wasn’t anything going wrong. In the Eastern Conference Final, however, […] The post 3 Lightning Pivotal To Game 7 Success appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Tampa Bay Times May 22, 2018
Lightning-Capitals: Tampa Bay's Game 7 to-do list

Lightning-Capitals: Tampa Bay's Game 7 to-do list

TAMPA - By now there are no more secretes. After six games over 11 days, the Lightning know all the Capitals' habits , and the Caps know all the Lightning's.To Lightning coach Jon Cooper the outcome of tonight's Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Amalie Arena is going
Tampa Bay Times May 21, 2018
Lightning-Capitals: Washington forces Game 7 with 3-0 victory

Lightning-Capitals: Washington forces Game 7 with 3-0 victory

WASHINGTON-- Maybe this is how it should be. Maybe this is how it's supposed to be.Either way, it's how it WILL be. One game to decide the NHL's Eastern Conference.Game 7.Get ready, Tampa Bay, because it's coming. Wednesday night at Amalie Arena. One game
Last Word on Hockey May 20, 2018
How The Toronto Maple Leafs Can Afford To Sign John Tavares

How The Toronto Maple Leafs Can Afford To Sign John Tavares

The Toronto Maple Leafs will undoubtedly attempt to sign John Tavares this summer. They tried to sign Steven Stamkos two summers ago. He decided to stay with the Tampa Bay Lightning.  The incentive for Tavares to move on may be much greater than it was for Stamkos. But the Maple Leafs aren't the only suitor. And he may not even want to play under the Toronto spotlight. But if he does, the Maple Leafs could afford him. The Toronto Maple Leafs Can Sign John Tavares What Tavares Will Cost Some say the Maple Leafs laid it on too thick with Stamkos, although it seems more likely that he was...
Tampa Bay Times May 19, 2018
Year away from the NHL playoffs a boon for Lightning coach Jon Cooper

Year away from the NHL playoffs a boon for Lightning coach Jon Cooper

TAMPA - This is the third time in four seasons that the Lightning has reached the Eastern Conference final. The one year it didn't was last year.And last year could turn out to be the best thing that has happened to the Lightning and its coach, Jon Cooper.Last year's
CBC News May 18, 2018
Special teams have brought Lightning back into East final

Special teams have brought Lightning back into East final

The Tampa Bay Lightning stormed back in the Eastern Conference final against the Washington Capitals, thanks in part to a thriving power play and suddenly reliable penalty-killing unit.
Sportsnet.ca May 18, 2018
No surprise that Lightning rookie Point’s success translating to playoffs

No surprise that Lightning rookie Point’s success translating to playoffs

“Yes,” Steven Stamkos says, he absolutely expected this type of post-season from Brayden Point. The post No surprise that Lightning rookie Point’s success translating to playoffs appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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