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The Hockey Writers Nov 11, 2018

McDonagh Making His Norris Case

When Victor Hedman, the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Norris Trophy winning defenseman, went down with a serious-looking injury against the Vegas Golden Knights on Oct. 26, there was cause for concern about the near future of the team. Hedman is more than just a player, he is a linchpin of the Lightning’s defensive unit and a […] The post McDonagh Making His Norris Case appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Nov 10, 2018
Victor Hedman goes end-to-end and beats Anderson five-hole

Victor Hedman goes end-to-end and beats Anderson five-hole

Victor Hedman ties the game with a great end-to-end goal on Craig Anderson. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Silver Seven Nov 10, 2018
Game 17 Preview: Sens @ Lightning

Game 17 Preview: Sens @ Lightning

The Sens are in Florida to visit one of the best teams in the league It’s never really a good time to fly down to Tampa Bay to play the Eastern Conference leading Lightning, but this Saturday night match-up seems particularly ominous: the Sens had their hearts broken less than a week ago by this same Tampa squad and, just to make things less fun than they already were, Victor Hedman is returning to the line-up for the home town squad tonight. Things are less than ideal right now for your Ottawa Senators! But in the NHL, on any given night, anything can happen. That’s why you play the...
Tampa Bay Times Nov 9, 2018
Cameron Gaunce reassigned to Syracuse, opening roster spot for potential Victor Hedman return

Cameron Gaunce reassigned to Syracuse, opening roster spot for potential Victor Hedman return

TAMPA - Defenseman Cameron Gaunce was reassigned to AHL Syracuse on Friday, the Lightning announced. It's a move that bodes well for Victor Hedman's chances of returning to the lineup soon.Hedman, who has missed the past seven games with an upper-body injury,-was a full
Tampa Bay Times Nov 7, 2018
Victor Hedman expected to return to Lightning soon

Victor Hedman expected to return to Lightning soon

BRANDON - Victor Hedman is hard to miss on the ice. The 6-foot-6, 223-pound defenseman was a welcome sight at the Ice Sports Forum on Wednesday.It was his first practice back with the team, though Hedman had skated a few times on his own or after practice. He has missed six
Tampa Bay Times Nov 2, 2018
Unlikely blueline heroes stepping up for Lightning in Victor Hedman's absence

Unlikely blueline heroes stepping up for Lightning in Victor Hedman's absence

TAMPA - Defenseman Slater Koekkoek went from a healthy scratch watching the Lightning's first nine games from the press box to logging more than 15 minutes each of the last three games while filling the spot of the NHL's best defenseman.
On the Forecheck Nov 1, 2018
Nashville Predators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Preview: Clash of the Titans

Nashville Predators vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Preview: Clash of the Titans

Lightning and the thunder. The Tampa Bay Lightning The Lightning will be a good test for the Predators. Led by Brayden Point in points (lol), the Lightning are 8-2-1. They sit atop the Atlantic Division. The Lightning demolished the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday in a lopsided 8-3 game. Nikita Kucherov has 12 points (5 goals, 7 assists), along with Yanni Gourde (4 goals, 8 assists). J.T. Miller has 10 points (3 goals, 7 assists). Captain Steven Stamkos is having a bit of a slow start with 8 points on the season (2 goals, 6 assists). Reigning Norris Trophy winner Victor Hedman has 2 goals...
Tampa Bay Times Oct 30, 2018
Intermission report: Tampa Bay Lightning 2, New Jersey Devils 2, first period

Intermission report: Tampa Bay Lightning 2, New Jersey Devils 2, first period

TAMPA : With defenseman Victor Hedman out of the lineup, it hurts the Lightning offense almost as much as it hurts the defense.Hedman finished with 63 points last season en route to winning the Norris Trophy.-So with Hedman out of the lineup once again Tuesday, the
Tampa Bay Times Oct 27, 2018
Lightning journal: Victor Hedman out at least a week; Ondrej Palat day-to-day

Lightning journal: Victor Hedman out at least a week; Ondrej Palat day-to-day

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Through the first eight games of the season, a good part of the Lightning's success was because it had stayed relatively healthy. But that run of good luck ended in a big way in the ninth game when the injury bug bit two key players.D Victor Hedman and LW
Tampa Bay Times Oct 27, 2018
Victor Hedman, Ondrej Palat sidelined for Lightning

Victor Hedman, Ondrej Palat sidelined for Lightning

The Lightning's 3-2 victory in Las Vegas came with a couple of big casualties.Victor Hedman, among the NHL's top defensmen, will be out at least a week with an upper body injury. The Norris Trophy winner was injured Friday
Sportsnet.ca Oct 27, 2018
Lightning’s Hedman to have upper-body injury re-evaluated in 1 week

Lightning’s Hedman to have upper-body injury re-evaluated in 1 week

Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman will have his upper-body injury re-evaluated in one week, the team has announced. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Last Word on Hockey Oct 27, 2018
Victor Hedman Likely Out Saturday for Tampa Bay Lightning

Victor Hedman Likely Out Saturday for Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman is likely sidelined for Saturday night's game with the Arizona Coyotes a with a head and neck injury. Fellow Tampa Bay player Ondrej Palat is uncertain after blocking a shot in Friday's game against the Vegas Golden Knights. https://twitter.com/JoeSmithTB/status/1055992048015237120 Victor Hedman, Ondrej Palat Injured Hedman left in the second period after getting checked into the boards by Ryan Reaves. The Swedish blueliner was caught out of position and took a nasty fall. Last season's Norris Trophy winner has two goals and two assists in nine...
Tampa Bay Times Oct 26, 2018
Victor Hedman hurt in Lightning win

Victor Hedman hurt in Lightning win

LAS VEGAS - The feel-good start to the Lightning season took a definite dark and scary turn Friday in Las Vegas.Victor Hedman is injured.Those four words are about the worst four words the Lightning can hear. Hedman, the defending Norris Trophy winner as the league's
Sportsnet.ca Oct 26, 2018
Lightning defenceman Hedman suffers apparent injury vs. Golden Knights

Lightning defenceman Hedman suffers apparent injury vs. Golden Knights

Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman left Friday’s game against the Vegas Golden Knights with an apparent injury. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
www.bostonherald.com Oct 21, 2018
NHL roundup: Lightning have 33-shot 2nd period, beat Blackhawks 6-3

NHL roundup: Lightning have 33-shot 2nd period, beat Blackhawks 6-3

CHICAGO — Brayden Point had a goal and two assists and the Tampa Bay Lightning peppered the Chicago Blackhawks with 33 shots in a three-goal second period in a 6-3 victory Sunday night.The 33 shots are the most in a period since 1997-98, when shots by period became an official NHL statistic.Nikita Kucherov and Victor Hedman each had a goal and assist, and Anthony Cirelli and Yanni Gourde also scored as Tampa Bay fired a team-record 55 shots. Ryan Callahan added an empty-netter with 2:05 left.Blackhawks rookie Alexandre Fortin scored his first NHL goal to tie it late in the first. David...

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