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Tampa Bay Times Sep 19, 2018
Lightning falls to Hurricanes again in preseason

Lightning falls to Hurricanes again in preseason

The Lightning did not fare much better in its second preseason crack at the Hurricanes.In fact, it did worse.It lost 6-1 Wednesday in Raleigh, N.C.Carolina put a much more veteran team on the ice than it did Tuesday in winning Tampa Bay's preseason opener 4-1, while
Canes Country Sep 19, 2018
Recap: Hurricanes sweep home and home in 6-1 romp over Lightning

Recap: Hurricanes sweep home and home in 6-1 romp over Lightning

A night after Andrei Svechnikov provided a glimpse of what might await the Carolina Hurricanes in the regular season, Martin Necas showed that the hoped-for production from the Canes’ rookie duo might not be a pipe dream after all. Necas was one of five players to light the lamp for Carolina, who saw 12 players on the scoresheet led by three-point nights from Janne Kuokkanen (one goal, two assists) and Justin Williams (two assists apiece) in a 6-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning to sweep the two-game preseason home and home series. Despite an atmosphere that at times rivaled one that...
Tampa Bay Times Sep 19, 2018
Second-round pick Gabriel Fortier among Lightning's early cuts

Second-round pick Gabriel Fortier among Lightning's early cuts

One round of cuts down, several more to go.The Lightning cut seven players on Wednesday, five of whom were training camp invitees, the team announced. All seven players were assigned to juniors.Gabriel Fortier was the most notable cut. The Lightning's second-round pick in
Tampa Bay Times Sep 19, 2018
Lightning journal: Can Mathieu Joseph sneak his way onto the opening-day roster?

Lightning journal: Can Mathieu Joseph sneak his way onto the opening-day roster?

It remains to be seen if F Mathieu Joseph will make the Lightning's roster. If he doesn't, it certainly won't be because of a lack of opportunities.Joseph saw time on the Lightning power play and penalty kill on Tuesday at Amalie Arena when Tampa Bay faced Carolina in its first
Last Word on Hockey Sep 19, 2018
Puck Drop Preview: 2018-19 Tampa Bay Lightning

Puck Drop Preview: 2018-19 Tampa Bay Lightning

Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2018-19, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings in each division, and eventually our 2018-19 Stanley Cup pick. You can check out all our articles on our Puck Drop Page. Today the series continues with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Puck Drop Preview: 2018-19 Tampa Bay Lightning Previous Year Following a summer that featured the...