2:24 PM EDT, Sun April 20, 2014
Raw Charge 1 hour ago
'Full of sound and fury; signifying nothing;

'Full of sound and fury; signifying nothing;" Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens game 3 preview

Are the Bolts lost in the noise so far that goes along with the NHL playoffs? It's only going to get worse now that they are in Montreal. Follow @RawCharge !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); Where:  Bell Centre, Montréal, QuebecWhen:  PM EDT | Tickets: Check availabilityTelevision: CBC, RDS, NBC Sports Network, Sun Sports | Radio: 970 AM WFLAOpponent Coverage: Habs Eyes on the Prize, All...
Raw Charge 3 hours ago

Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens game 3 basic preview

(Bare bones information and relevant links for tonight's game in Quebec; it'll also be part of our game day preview story as usual.) Where:  Bell Centre, Montréal, QuebecWhen:  PM EDT | Tickets: Check availabilityTelevision: CBC, RDS, NBC Sports Network, Sun Sports | Radio: 970 AM WFLAOpponent Coverage:...
Raw Charge 4 hours ago

Atlantic Division Semifinals: Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens Game 3

The Montreal Canadiens have thoroughly dominated the Tampa Bay Lightning through two games so far the series reeumes in Montreal today. The Montreal Canadiens beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum Friday night. If you're seeking a simple summation for why the Lightning have...
Hockey Inside/Out | Montreal Gazette 2 hours ago

Habs expected to stick with same lineup in Game 3

The Canadiens held their morning skate at 10:30 a.m. in Brossard as they prepared for Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the Tampa Bay Lightning Sunday night at the Bell Centre (7 p.m., CBC, RDS, TSN Radio […]
NHL 18 hours ago
Video: Pregame Preview: Canadiens and Lightning Game 3

Watch: Pregame Preview: Canadiens and Lightning Game 3

Get the latest news and updates surrounding the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning series.
Raw Charge 3 hours ago

Anders Lindback will start in Game 3, and other lineup notes

Putting to bed any questions of a goaltending controversy for the Tampa Bay Lightning heading into Game 3 at the Bell Centre versus the Montreal Canadiens, head coach Jon Cooper will stick with Anders Lindback in net and not turn to 21-year old Latvian rookie and Olympic sensation Kristers Gudlevskis. No goaltending drama today, Lindback first goalie off the ice #TBLightning — Erik Erlendsson (@erlendssonTBO) April 20, 2014 Lindback is 0-2 in the series with an .881 save percentage. Gudlevskis stopped 2 of 3 shots faced in relief in Game 2 but will remain the backup in Game 3. Other...
Raw Charge 23 hours ago

Jake Dotchin signed to entry level contract by Tampa Bay Lightning

After recently being eliminated in the OHL Playoffs, Barrie Colts defenseman Jake Dotchin has signed an entry level contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed 2012 6th round draft pick Jake Dotchin to an entry level contract, the team announced this morning. Per the team: The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Jake Dotchin to an entry-level contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Dotchin, 20, skated in 63 games with the Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League during the 2013-14 regular season, posting 11 goals...

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The Ledger 14 hours ago

Tampa Bay Lightning Notebook: Struggles Spark Goalie Speculation

When Lightning coach Jon Cooper declined to name his starting goaltender for tonight's Game 3 at Montreal's Bell Centre, he set off speculation he might go with rookie Kristers Gudlevskis.
Ottawa Citizen 19 hours ago
‘We’re glad we’re back at home’: Canadiens’ Therrien

‘We’re glad we’re back at home’: Canadiens’ Therrien

The Canadiens were back on home turf Saturday, sounding like a team that wasn’t dwelling on past success as they prepared for Game 3 in their playoff series against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Ledger Apr 19, 2014

No Charge in Lightning: Montreal 4, Tampa bay 1

Rene Bourque had two goals and David Desharnais and Brendan Gallagher also scored Friday night, helping the Montreal Canadiens beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.
Montreal Gazette Apr 18, 2014
Photos: Canadiens vs. Lightning, Game 2

Photos: Canadiens vs. Lightning, Game 2

Photos from Game 2 of the playoff series between the Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday, April 18, 2014.
Tampa Bay Times Apr 18, 2014

Cooper on Game 2 vs the Canadiens: 'This is one we need'

Toward the end of Friday's pregame meeting with reporters, someone asked Lightning coach Jon Cooper if tonight's Game 2 against the Canadiens in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals was a must win.
Montreal Gazette Apr 18, 2014
Mike Boone live blogs Habs vs. Lightning Game 2

Mike Boone live blogs Habs vs. Lightning Game 2

Join or follow the live game blog of the Montreal Canadiens visiting the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 2
Newsday Apr 17, 2014

Lightning finally strikes for Brad Richards, Martin St. Louis

Brad Richards and Martin St. Louis have been looking to recapture their old Tampa Bay Lightning magic for just about the entire time St. Louis has been a Ranger.
Ottawa Citizen Apr 17, 2014
Bruce Arthur: ‘Subtle’ Stamkos sparks Lightning

Bruce Arthur: ‘Subtle’ Stamkos sparks Lightning

TAMPA, FLA. — By the time the mad ride ended, the memory of Steven Stamkos’s first goal was gone, or nearly. Neither the Montreal Canadiens nor the Tampa Bay Lightning could hold a lead for longer than three minutes and 15 seconds in Montreal’s 5-4 Game 1 victory, and by the end, Stamkos wasn’t what people will remember. They will remember the adrenalin of overtime sloshing back and forth, which was ended — a little improbably — by Dale Weise.
The Ledger Apr 17, 2014

Weise's Goal Lifts Canadiens Over Lightning in OT Thriller

Dale Weise scored 18:08 into overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in the opening game of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff series on Wednesday night.
Los Angeles Times Apr 17, 2014

Canadiens beat Lightning in overtime, 5-4, in playoff opener

Dale Weise scores at 18:08 of overtime to give Montreal the victory on the road. Pittsburgh beats Columbus, 4-3, in its series opener.Dale Weise scored 18 minutes 8 seconds into overtime Wednesday night to give the Montreal Canadiens a 5-4 victory over the host Tampa Bay Lightning in the opening game of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.
Ottawa Citizen Apr 16, 2014
Weise scores OT winner, Habs zap Lightning in opener

Weise scores OT winner, Habs zap Lightning in opener

Dale Weise scored his first playoff goal in overtime to lift the Montreal Canadiens over the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 on Wednesday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Montreal Gazette Apr 16, 2014
Photos: Habs vs. Lightning

Photos: Habs vs. Lightning

Action from the Montreal Canadiens vs. Tampa Bay Lightning NHL playoff game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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