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Don’t count out Lightning yet: despite blunders, Bolts pressure…

Don’t count out Lightning yet: despite blunders, Bolts pressure and collapse Red Wings to even up their series

thehockeynews.com Updated Apr 23 (yesterday)
Heading into the playoffs, the one area of concern about the Tampa Bay Lightning was that starting goalie Ben Bishop may not be experienced enough in the post-season to thrive, and the rest of the team would pay the price if he struggled. And it wasn’t …
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  • Tyler Johnson's OT goal completes Tampa comeback, evens series …

    Tyler Johnson's OT goal completes Tampa comeback, evens series vs. Detroit (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Tyler Johnson needed only 2:25 of overtime to complete the Tampa Bay Lightning comeback in their 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 4. When Joakim Andersson scored a fluky goal on Ben Bishop late in the second period to give the Red Wings a 2-0 …
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  • Lightning goalie Ben Bishop tries to bat the puck away, but it …

    Lightning goalie Ben Bishop tries to bat the puck away, but it winds up in his own net

    thehockeynews.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Ben Bishop hasn’t been having the best post-season for the Tampa Bay Lightning, and his troubles continued Thursday in Game 4 of the Bolts’ first-round series against Detroit when he batted a shot from Red Wings winger Joakim Andersson into his own net.…
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  • What’s wrong with Steven Stamkos vs. Red Wings?

    What’s wrong with Steven Stamkos vs. Red Wings?

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Steven Stamkos has two assists in three games for the Tampa Bay Lightning against the Detroit Red Wings thus far in their Atlantic Division semifinal, but no goals. While Stamkos went seven games without a goal in March, but otherwise didn’t have a stre…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Mrazek blanks Bolts; Hawks, Caps win in OT

    NHL Three Stars: Mrazek blanks Bolts; Hawks, Caps win in OT

    yahoo.com Apr 22 (3 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Petr Mrazek, Detroit Red Wings The Detroit goalie bounced back from getting pulled in Game 2 with a 22-save shutout over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 3. He made a Pavel Datsyuk first-period goal stand up until Riley Sheahan made it 2-0 in…
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  • Yet again, when you think you’ve got all the answers for the De…

    Yet again, when you think you’ve got all the answers for the Detroit Red Wings, they change the questions

    thehockeynews.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    When THN staffers gathered last summer to make pre-season predictions for our Yearbook, one of the more spirited debates was focused on the potential of the Detroit Red Wings. Some editorial department members believed the Wings were fading, didn’t have…
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  • Petr Mrazek shuts out Tampa Bay 3-0, helps Red Wings to 2-1 lea…

    Petr Mrazek shuts out Tampa Bay 3-0, helps Red Wings to 2-1 lead in first-round series

    NHL.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    DETROIT - Petr Mrazek made 22 saves for his first post-season shutout, and Pavel Datsyuk, Riley Sheahan and Luke Glendening scored for Detroit in a 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night that gave the Red Wings a 2-1 lead in t...
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  • Wings star Pavel Datsyuk scores on slick end-to-end rush featur…

    Wings star Pavel Datsyuk scores on slick end-to-end rush featuring teammate Tomas Tatar…and Datsyuk’s skate

    thehockeynews.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    Red Wings superstar Pavel Datsyuk is the favorite player of many an NHLer and former NHLer, because where other players are trying just to keep up on the ice, No. 13 of Detroit almost seems like he’s toying with his opponents at times. A good example of…
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  • Kopitar, Datsyuk and Hudler named finalists for Lady Byng

    Kopitar, Datsyuk and Hudler named finalists for Lady Byng

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com NHL.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    At the NHL awards in June, Los Angeles’ Anze Kopitar and Calgary’s Jiri Hudler will stand in the way of Pavel Datsyuk tying one of Wayne Gretzky’s marks. The NHL announced Tuesday that Kopitar, Hudler and Datsyuk have been selected as finalists for the …
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  • Mike Babcock has no time for your ‘bounce back’ talk

    Mike Babcock has no time for your ‘bounce back’ talk

    yahoo.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    Goalie Petr Mrazek gets the start in Game 3 of the Detroit Red Wings’ series against the Tampa Bay Lightning, and his series this far as gone as expected. As long as you expected him to play well in giving up two goals in a 44-save Game 1 effort, and th…
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  • Todd McLellan on the move. Next stop, Edmonton?

    Todd McLellan on the move. Next stop, Edmonton?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 20 (5 days ago)
    There are some coaches who, after losing or leaving an NHL job, need time to decompress and recharge their batteries before they start working again. Todd McLellan is clearly not one of those people. This Friday he’ll leave for Prague to coach Canada in…
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  • Lightning strikes Mrazek to even series against Red Wings

    Lightning strikes Mrazek to even series against Red Wings

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Apr 18 (6 days ago)
    Maybe Detroit coach Mike Babcock doesn’t have the magic touch after all. After tagging Petr Mrazek as the team’s starter for Game 1 against Tampa, and Mrazek coming up with a sterling performance, Mrazek turned into a pumpkin in Game 2. Or something lik…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Kari Lehtonen for Jimmy Howard or Cam Ward?

    Rumor Roundup: Kari Lehtonen for Jimmy Howard or Cam Ward?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 18 (7 days ago)
    Heading into the off-season, Dallas Stars management face a difficult decision regarding the state of their goaltending. Depth between the pipes was a serious issue, as the Stars failed to find a suitable backup for struggling starter Kari Lehtonen. As …
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  • Video - Lightning Strike Red Wings 00:52

    Lightning Strike Red Wings

    Mar 20
    The Lighting topped the Red Wings 3-1 for their second straight win.
  • Video - Jagr Helps Panthers Top Red Wings 00:31

    Jagr Helps Panthers Top Red Wings

    Mar 19
    Jaromir Jagr scored his 718th NHL goal to move into fifth place on the career list in the Panthers' 3-1 win over the Red Wings.
  • Video - Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return 01:00

    Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return

    Mar 15
    Marek Zidlicky had a goal and two assists in Detroit's 5-1 win over Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Pulkkinen, Red Wings Down Oilers 00:45

    Pulkkinen, Red Wings Down Oilers

    Mar 9
    Teemu Pulkkinen scored a goal and recorded an assist in the Red Wings' 5-2 win over the Oilers.

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