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Lightning forward Paquette re-assigned to AHL

Lightning forward Paquette re-assigned to AHL

NHL.com Updated 7 hours ago
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-assigned forward Cedric Paquette to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Paquette, 21, has skated in four games with the...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hossa goes 1,000; Stamkos snipes; MacKinnon (f…

    NHL Three Stars: Hossa goes 1,000; Stamkos snipes; MacKinnon (finally) scores

    yahoo.com 21 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: Marian Hossa, Chicago Blackhawks Chicago winger notched his 1,000th point as part of a one goal, one assist night in Chicago’s 5-4 shootout win over Ottawa. Finished second amongst Hawks forwards with 20:37 of ice-time. No. 2 Star: Steven St…
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  • Nikita Kucherov, Tampa Bay Lightning are taking heat off Steven…

    Nikita Kucherov, Tampa Bay Lightning are taking heat off Steven Stamkos

    yahoo.com NHL.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    There was a reason to worry about Nikita Kucherov after seven games for the Tampa Bay Lightning. He notched two assists in that span, and his ice time was as all over the map as his effectiveness. This was after a dazzling six-goal preseason, but also a…
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  • Hockey Canada gesture leaves Stamkos nearly speechless

    Hockey Canada gesture leaves Stamkos nearly speechless

    thehockeynews.com Oct 27 (4 days ago)
    A broken tibia didn’t just derail Steven Stamkos’ 2013-14 season, it robbed him of the opportunity to represent his home country at the Olympics. While there’s no telling the impact Stamkos may have been able to make during the Sochi games, his scoring …
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  • Zucker scores twice, 6 Wild players net goals in 7-2 win over b…

    Zucker scores twice, 6 Wild players net goals in 7-2 win over battered Lightning

    NHL.com Oct 25 (6 days ago)
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Jason Zucker had two goals, and the Minnesota Wild routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night. Zach Parise and Marco Scandella both had a goal and an assist, and 13 Wild players had at least one point. Minnesota...
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  • Watch Brian Boyle help push Lightning reporter through tough wo…

    Watch Brian Boyle help push Lightning reporter through tough workout

    thehockeynews.com Oct 25 (6 days ago)
    Brian Boyle is, undoubtedly, one of the hardest working big-bodied forwards in the NHL. A defensive monster throughout his career, Boyle eats tough minutes and isn’t afraid to get in front of a booming shot. Off the ice, however, Boyle works just as har…
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  • Winnipeg has the shots but Tampa Bay has the goals as Lightning…

    Winnipeg has the shots but Tampa Bay has the goals as Lightning down Jets 4-2

    NHL.com Oct 24 (7 days ago)
    WINNIPEG - A well-rested Tampa Bay Lightning got off half as many shots at one point but made a lot more count as they beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 Friday night behind solid goaltending from Ben Bishop. Steven Stamkos, Jonathan Drouin, Vladisla...
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  • Jonathan Drouin scores his first NHL goal on a slick snap shot

    Jonathan Drouin scores his first NHL goal on a slick snap shot

    After spending last year in junior and missing the start of this season with a broken thumb, former Tampa Bay Lightning third overall pick Jonathan Drouin has his first NHL goal in just his third game. With Nikita Kucherov holding the puck behind the Wi…
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  • Lightning reassign Luke Witkowski to Syracuse

    Lightning reassign Luke Witkowski to Syracuse

    NHL.com Oct 23
    TAMPA BAY –The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Luke Witkowski to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Witkowski, 6-foot-2, 213 pounds, was recalled...
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  • Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first …

    Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first point

    In 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…
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  • Jonathan Drouin's expectations high at start of NHL career

    Jonathan Drouin's expectations high at start of NHL career

    The last of the 'Big Four' from the potentially famous 2013 draft made his NHL debut Monday when Jonathan Drouin played his first game for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 3-2 loss at Edmonton. That draft, which happened in beautiful Newark, N.J. featured f…
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  • Jonathan Drouin makes his NHL debut after injury to Alex Killho…

    Jonathan Drouin makes his NHL debut after injury to Alex Killhorn

    NHL.com Oct 20
    EDMONTON - The long-awaited NHL debut of Jonathan Drouin for the Tampa Bay Lightning is now a reality. Despite reports earlier in the day that he would be a healthy scratch against the Oilers in Edmonton on Monday, Drouin was inserted into th...
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  • Lightning D Victor Hedman suffers upper-body injury in victory …

    Lightning D Victor Hedman suffers upper-body injury in victory over Canucks

    VANCOUVER - Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman left the second period of Saturday's game against the Vancouver Canucks with an upper-body injury and did not return. Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said after his team's 4-2 victory t...
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  • Seguin, Andersen and Stamkos named NHL's three stars of the wee…

    Seguin, Andersen and Stamkos named NHL's three stars of the week

    NHL.com Oct 20
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Dallas Stars centre Tyler Seguin, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen and Tampa Bay Lightning centre Steven Stamkos are the NHL's three stars of the week. Seguin earned first-star honours after recording four goals and...
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  • Video - Kucherov Scores Hat Trick In Lightning Win 01:01

    Kucherov Scores Hat Trick In Lightning Win

    Oct 28
    Nikita Kucherov scored a hat trick in Tampa Bay's 7-3 win over Phoenix.
  • Video - Lightning Strike Flames 00:58

    Lightning Strike Flames

    Oct 21
    The Lightning came back to beat the Flames 2-1 in overtime off of Ondrej Palat's goal.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 13:03

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Oct 14
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside look at the franchise instability of the Panthers and Coyotes, check in on the early race in the Atlantic Division, and name the surprising teams of the season's opening week.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 01:02

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Oct 14
    John Buccigross and Barry Melrose count down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.

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