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Gudas hopes to return Monday

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 18, 2014 - 13:28
Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas was encouraged after skating on his own before Saturday's morning skate, saying he hopes to return to the lineup Monday in Edmonton.
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Connolly excited to finally play in Vancouver

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 17, 2014 - 18:55
Lightning wing Brett Connolly is no stranger to Rogers Arena, having been to his share of Canucks games growing up in Vancouver Island before moving to Prince George.
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Lightning will decide Thursday if Drouin goes on rehab assignment

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 15, 2014 - 14:08
It looks like Jonathan Drouin's wait for his NHL debut could be a little longer.
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Drouin not ready yet; Nabokov makes first start

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 14, 2014 - 09:40
Touted Lightning wing prospect Jonathan Drouin said he's gotten asked several times by friends in recent days the key question: "Are you playing tonight?"
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Schleper enjoys skating with Lightning

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 13, 2014 - 10:01
Anne Schleper had a permanent smile on her face Monday morning as she joined the Lightning for its morning skate.
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Brewer back in lineup; Drouin "really close"

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 13, 2014 - 09:50
Veteran defenseman Eric Brewer is back in the lineup tonight against the Canadiens after being a healthy scratch for the first two games.
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Rematch with Canadiens not about revenge for Lightning

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 12, 2014 - 09:53
Wing Ryan Callahan said getting swept by the Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs in April served as “fuel” all summer for the Lightning.
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Lightning not shopping Brewer

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 11, 2014 - 21:27
While Lightning veteran defenseman Eric Brewer wasn't happy to be a healthy scratch in the first two games, he's not on his way out of Tampa Bay. At least, for now.
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Bishop credits time in Ottawa for his succes; same lineup tonight

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 11, 2014 - 11:05
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop enters tonight's start against the Senators with a lot of fond memories of his time in Ottawa.
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Rays' Cobb shows off hockey skills at Lightning practice

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 10, 2014 - 18:44
Rays pitcher Alex Cobb left Friday’s Lightning practice with three signed hockey sticks, and a new appreciation for the sport.
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Gudas won't face discipline for Upshall hit

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 10, 2014 - 12:39
Though Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas has a history with Panthers forward Scottie Upshall, he said there was no malicious intent with his huge hit Thursday in the season opener.
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Panik on getting "fresh start" with Maple Leafs

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 9, 2014 - 12:11
It's been a tough few days for wing Richard Panik, who was placed on waivers by the Lightning Wednesday.
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Brewer a surprise scratch, Panik claimed by Maple Leafs

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 9, 2014 - 10:49
Veteran defenseman Eric Brewer is in an unfamiliar spot tonight, a healthy scratch for the season opener against the Panthers at Amalie Arena.
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Brenden Morrow expected to be ready for Lightning opener

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 8, 2014 - 13:24
TAMPA - The Lightning expects LW Brenden Morrow (back spasms) to be ready to play Thursday night in the team's regular-season opener against the Panthers.  
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Drouin getting closer, hopes to play on homestand

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 8, 2014 - 13:04
When touted wing prospect Jonathan Drouin suffered a right thumb fracture Sept. 18, expected to miss 3-4 weeks, his goal was to be ready by opening night Thursday against the Panthers.
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Lightning places Panik on waivers

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - October 8, 2014 - 11:36
The Lightning has placed wing Richard Panik on waivers.
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Tampa Bay Lightning 19-year-old goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy draws comparison to Russian Royalty

Bolts Report (Erlendsson) - May 29, 2014 - 00:25

Saw this story on the IIHF web site after Andrei Vasilevskiy made his senior team debut for Russia in a 6-1 victory against the United States, and there was quite the comparison made between Vasilevski and former Russian goaltender Vladislav Tretiak, the Hall of Fame goalie regarded as one of…

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Tampa Bay Lightning announce training camp roster, partial schedule

Bolts Report (Erlendsson) - May 29, 2014 - 00:25

LIGHTNING TO OPEN TRAINING CAMP SEPT. 11 AT TAMPA BAY TIMES FORUM

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will open the franchise’s 21st training camp on Wednesday, September 11 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, the team announced today.  The team also announced the additional 38 players who…

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