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Mar 22, 2017
Rotoworld
Victor Hedman potted his 15th goal of the year on Tuesday night.
Rotoworld Mar 22, 2017

Victor Hedman reaches 60 points - Victor Hedman (D) Tampa Bay Lightning

Victor Hedman potted his 15th goal of the year on Tuesday night.
Boston Herald Mar 22, 2017
Coyotes hurt Bolts’ hopes

Coyotes hurt Bolts’ hopes

Oliver Ekman-Larsson had a goal and an assist during Arizona’s three-goal third period, Louis Domingue stopped 36 shots and the Coyotes damaged Tampa Bay’s playoff hopes with a 5-3 victory last night in Tampa.Arizona, with the NHL’s second-worst record, also got goals from Christian Fischer, Christian Dvorak, Radim Vrbata and Connor Murphy.Victor Hedman, Nikita Kucherov and Vladislav Namestnikov scored for the Lightning, who remained four points behind Toronto for the second wild card in the Eastern Conference.Arizona has been outscored 81-52 during the third period this season.Red...
Raw Charge Mar 19, 2017
91 Days of Stamkos: Day 77, The Victor Hedman-Steven Stamkos Bromance

91 Days of Stamkos: Day 77, The Victor Hedman-Steven Stamkos Bromance

Steven Stamkos and Victor Hedman have played together for the Tampa Bay Lightning since Hedman was drafted in 2009. They’ve been through some rough years together in Tampa, strengthening their bond. Steven Stamkos has played for the Tampa Bay Lightning since being drafted in 2008, making him the longest tenured player still in the organization. Victor Hedman is a close second, being drafted #2 overall by the Bolts the following year. Tampa fans have grown accustomed to seeing their chemistry on the ice, but what about their relationship off the ice? Are they acquaintances or close...
Raw Charge Mar 16, 2017
Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning Preview: The board is set

Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning Preview: The board is set

Thirteen games remain and every win matters. Toronto Maple Leafs (31-23-14 76 pts) at Tampa Bay Lightning (34-26-9 77 pts) GAME 70 Time: 7:30pm EST Location: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida Broadcast/Streaming: SUN, SNO Opponent SB Nation Site: Pension Plan Puppets Previous Game Musings Only one thing needs to be mentioned about the last game against Ottawa: our big wonderful Swede Victor Hedman. Preview This is it, everyone, the final stretch of games that will either end in disappointment or joy. Thirteen games remain before the 2016-2017 regular season ends, and the Tampa Bay Lightning...
Raw Charge Mar 15, 2017
Quick Strikes: The Tampa Bay Lightning are fighting to make the playoffs

Quick Strikes: The Tampa Bay Lightning are fighting to make the playoffs

The Bolts are riding a four-game winning streak, Andrei Vasilevskiy continues to excel, and Victor Hedman is rewriting the Lightning record books one milestone at a time. The Bolts The Tampa Bay Lightning secured two important points as they defeated the Ottawa Senators last night. “Brayden Point (bless his Albertan heart) continued his spectacular play since becoming the top center by opening the scoring off a rebound generated by a Jake Dotchin wrist shot that bounced right towards Point’s stick. The rookie has been wonderful for the Lightning all season and has gotten better after...
Boston Herald Mar 14, 2017
Hedman scores in OT, Lightning top Sens 2-1 for 4th straight

Hedman scores in OT, Lightning top Sens 2-1 for 4th straight

OTTAWA, Ontario — Victor Hedman scored with 55 seconds on the clock in overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.Ottawa goalie Mike Condon made 35 saves and was nothing short of spectacular at times. Still, the Senators had their six-game winning streak snapped.Brayden Point also scored for the Lightning, and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 31 shots. Tampa Bay is tied with the New York Islanders for the final playoff berth in the Eastern Conference, one point in front of Toronto.The Islanders currently hold the...
The Globe and Mail Mar 14, 2017

Victor Hedman’s overtime goal lifts Lightning over Senators

Tampa Bay Lightning finally beat Ottawa Senators goalie Mike Condon, who had 35 saves and was nothing short of spectacular at times
FOX Sports Mar 11, 2017
Victor Hedman says it takes a lot of effort to rally back vs. good teams

Victor Hedman says it takes a lot of effort to rally back vs. good teams

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman says it took strong efforts from everyone up and down the roster to rally back against the Panthers on Saturday night.
FOX Sports Mar 10, 2017
Victor Hedman: 'If we keep playing like this, we like our chances'

Victor Hedman: 'If we keep playing like this, we like our chances'

Tampa Bay Lightning's Victor Hedman reacts to Thursday night's win over the Wild.
Raw Charge Mar 9, 2017
Quick Strikes: Paging Alex Killorn... to score

Quick Strikes: Paging Alex Killorn... to score

The Lightning certainly will need some goals in this playoff push from others beyond Kucherov. The Bolts The Lightning need more than Nikita Kucherov to score. Hey, how about Alex Killorn, who hasn’t scored in 11 games, or any defenseman not named Victor Hedman? [Tampa Bay Times] Soul of Ice filmmaker Damon Kwame Mason said this about his documentary on black athletes in hockey: “This is not just black history or hockey history or sports history. This is our history.” JT and Lexi Brown attended the film’s premiere on Tuesday. [NHL.com] With the Lightning taking on the Wild tonight,...
FOX Sports Mar 5, 2017
Victor Hedman's career year helping Lightning make late surge

Victor Hedman's career year helping Lightning make late surge

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman is turning in a career year as he helps propel the Bolts back into the hunt for a playoff spot.

A rookie surprise: Dotchin earning his minutes for Lightning

Victor Hedman has been impressed with his new partner.
Raw Charge Mar 3, 2017
Quick Strikes: The Tampa Bay Lightning are four points out of a playoff spot

Quick Strikes: The Tampa Bay Lightning are four points out of a playoff spot

The Lightning are trending upward in the standings, a couple of former Bolts find the score sheet, and P.K. Subban has an emotional return to Montreal. The Bolts With a record of 7-1-2 in their last 10 games and a total of 66 points on the season, the Tampa Bay Lightning are just four points shy of the wild card position. Nikita Kucherov is a driving force behind the Bolts push for the playoffs. “Kucherov's three point night Wednesday, including setting up Victor Hedman's overtime winner, was the latest example of how the All-Star is playing some of his best hockey of the season.”...
FOX Sports Mar 1, 2017
Victor Hedman strikes 1st, scores again in OT to lift Lightning to victory

Victor Hedman strikes 1st, scores again in OT to lift Lightning to victory

Victor Hedman's overtime goal leaves the Lightning winners Wednesday night.
Boston Herald Mar 1, 2017
Hedman scores in OT, Lightning beat Hurricanes 4-3

Hedman scores in OT, Lightning beat Hurricanes 4-3

TAMPA, Fla. — Victor Hedman scored his second goal of the game 46 seconds into overtime, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 28 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Wednesday night.Tyler Johnson and Nikita Kucherov also scored to help the Lightning improve to 7-1-2 in the last 10 games.Noah Hanifin, Derek Ryan and Jay McClement scored for Carolina, and Eddie Lack stopped 12 shots. The Hurricanes are 1-5-3 in their last nine.Hedman lifted a shot over Lack during the extra session. Kucherov got his second assist on the play, and has 12 points over the last four...

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