Which Game 1 loser faces the most pressure to win Game 2?
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If you’ve just lost Game 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs or if you’re annoyed at the header of this article, you’re likely thinking, “Sheesh, it’s one game, this is not news, mountain out of a molehill,” etc. And you’d be right in certain cases. You’d be …Share Tweet
That Mike Babcock … he pushes all the right buttons. Well most of them at least. After all he is human. And he made the correct move Thursday night by starting Petr Mrazek in goal for Game 1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Mrazek made 44 saves in Detro…Share Tweet(Ed. Note: There are five Canadian teams in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs, trying their hardest to recapture Lord Stanley’s Cup and return it to the Great White North after it’s been in the grimy, unworthy hands of American teams since 1994. Here is Puc…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)No matter how hard the Ottawa Senators may have tried, it appears nothing will keep Montreal Canadiens fans out of the Canadian Tire Centre thanks to the secondary sales market. The Senators, like the Lightning and Predators, were attempting to keep the…Share Tweet
Lightning's Coburn is ready to go if called upon for Game 1ESPN.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)Lightning's Coburn is ready to go if called upon for Game 1Share Tweet
2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Detroit Red Wingsthehockeynews.com Apr 12 (6 days ago)HOW THEY WIN LIGHTNING: The Lightning are the highest-scoring team in the NHL and have the ability to put teams away early with a tsunami of shots and play in the offensive zone. Much of Tampa Bay’s success comes from its roster’s ability to spread out …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)Brandon Sutter scored both goals in Pittsburgh’s 2-0 win over Buffalo on Saturday, securing a playoff berth for the Penguins and simultaneously eliminating the Boston Bruins. The Bruins hung in until the end with the Tampa Bay Lightning, but just imagin…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 9Kevin Lowe’s final season in the NHL was the year Vincent Lecavalier was drafted by the Tampa Bay Lightning, back in 1998. Keegan Lowe, Kevin’s son, was five years old that year. This is all context and perspective for what happened on Thursday night in…Share Tweet
Jimmy Fallon takes aim at NHL’s funniest mug shots with hilarious NHL Superlativesthehockeynews.com Apr 9Well, good luck to Vladislav Namestnikov for the rest of his career, because from now on there will be a group of fans who call him nothing but Russian Bieber. The Tampa Bay Lightning rookie has Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon to thank for that one. Name…Share Tweet
Contents under pressure: the five NHL playoff goalies with the most to provethehockeynews.com Apr 7When you sign up to be a professional hockey goaltender, you do so with the full awareness your life will be an endless pressure-cooker until the day you retire. There are only 60 NHL jobs to be had each season, new faces coming onto the scene every yea…Share Tweet
Why the Tampa Bay Lightning will NOT win the Stanley Cupthehockeynews.com Apr 4The great thing about working at The Hockey News is that dissenting opinions aren’t only allowed, they’re encouraged. Just like there’s a wonderland of differing takes on the game among fans, there are a kaleidoscope of views within THN. And few things …Share Tweet
Tampa Bay Lightning ticket purchasing restrictions keep visiting fans out for post-seasonthehockeynews.com Apr 3If you’re hoping to catch a Tampa Bay Lightning playoff game this post-season and you’re from out of town, you’re going to have a tough time locking down some seats. Single-game tickets for the Lightning’s first-round series, against a yet-to-be-determi…Share Tweet
Lightning restrict playoff tickets to Fla. residentsESPN.com Apr 3Lightning restrict playoff tickets to Fla. residentsShare Tweet
Lightning sign goalie Wilcox to two-year contractNHL.com Apr 2TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed goaltender Adam Wilcox to a two-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. He also signed an ATO with the Syracuse Crunch for the remainder of the season. ...Share Tweet
NHL decision to go back to compensation system makes a lot of sensethehockeynews.com Apr 1Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland has lost a lot of good people over the years – Steve Yzerman, Jim Nill, Todd McLellan and Paul MacLean to name just a few – so he’s obviously pleased the NHL reversed its stance on providing compensation for teams who lo…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 1In the grand scheme of things, Tampa Bay’s loss to Toronto Tuesday night didn’t mean a whole lot. The Lightning have already clinched a playoff spot and though it would be nice to win the divisional crown over Montreal, it’s not a prerequisite to winnin…Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 31No. 1 Star: Vladislav Namestnikov, Tampa Bay Lightning The winger scored two goals and added on assist in the Bolts’ 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens, despite the absence of his linemate Tyler Johnson. He played 13:57 and was a plus-3. The Bolts are …Share Tweet
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