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The Hockey Writers May 25, 2018

Humbled by Capitals, Lightning Should Still Be Proud

It’s difficult to discuss the end of the Tampa Bay Lightning’s season right now. Even with some time to process their shut-out in Game 7, it seems like an impossible outcome for the Bolts. Not only were they outplayed by the Washington Capitals, they were completely shut down, held without a point in close to eight periods. […] The post Humbled by Capitals, Lightning Should Still Be Proud appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
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
Tampa Bay Times May 24, 2018
Fight off the frustration, Lightning, and don't panic

Fight off the frustration, Lightning, and don't panic

TAMPA - Don't change a thing.Don't blow it up. Don't fire anyone. Don't overreact.Thursday was not an easy day in Lightning Land. It was the day after the end of a season that ended much too soon. It was a day when bags were packed, questions were asked and blame was
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
Tampa Bay Times May 24, 2018
When will the Lightning run out of wait-til-next-years?

When will the Lightning run out of wait-til-next-years?

TAMPA - Disbelief will eventually give way to acceptance.The Lightning isn't there yet.It isn't there yet in a lot of ways.Will it ever be?Just wondering.Really, what guarantees are there?Late-Wednesday night, Washington Capitals