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Lightning affiliate Syracuse to set U.S. hockey indoor attendance record

November 21, 2014 - 16:58
After the Syracuse Crunch became part of the first-ever outdoor game in the history of the American Hockey League in 2010, Crunch owner Howard Dolgon asked the question. "What can do we do next," he said.
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Vladislav Namestnikov featured on "Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon

November 20, 2014 - 17:57
Lightning rookie center Vladislav Namestnikov may not be a household name yet, but his name earned him a mention on the "Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night.
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Victor Hedman joins team skate; Brett Connolly back in lineup

November 20, 2014 - 13:07
Lightning defensemana Victor Hedman took the next step in his recovery from a fractured finger on Thursday, participating in the team's morning skate for the first time.
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Cedric Paquette considered day to day

November 19, 2014 - 13:42
The Lightning got some encouraging news on the injury front Wednesday as center Cedric Paquette is considered just day-to-day with a lower body injury.
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Evgeni Nabokov to start against Islanders, Brett Connolly close

November 18, 2014 - 13:23
When veteran goalie Evgeni Nabokov signed with the Lightning this offseason, he told coach Jon Cooper, "I don't want you to feel obligated to play me against my former teams."
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Marty St. Louis says it'll be 'weird' to face Lightning tonight

November 17, 2014 - 12:49
There's no secret one of the main storylines for tonight's game, with the Madison Square Garden marquee having a photo of Marty St. Louis with the title, "Talk of the Town."
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Brenden Morrow proud friend Mike Modano going into Hall of Fame

November 15, 2014 - 18:30
When Mike Modano gets inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday, he will have one extra-proud friend in the Lightning locker room.
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Jonathan Drouin a healthy scratch Saturday vs Islanders

November 15, 2014 - 18:00
Being a rookie in the NHL can be a roller-coaster.
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Ondrej Palat says he can play tonight; Bishop starting in goal

November 15, 2014 - 10:37
Wing Ondrej Palat took part in Saturday's optional morning skate, saying while he got "banged-up" Thursday against San Jose, he expects to play tonight against the Islanders at Amalie Arena. "I'm ready to go," he said.
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With Tyler Johnson and Alex Killorn "probable," who is the odd-man out?

November 13, 2014 - 10:54
The Lightning is getting healthy, with coach Jon Cooper saying Tyler Johnson (upper body) and Alex Killorn (upper body) are both "probable" for tonight's game against the Sharks.
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Tyler Johnson considered day-to-day

November 12, 2014 - 11:25
The Lightning got some encouraging news on the injury front Wednesday, as center Tyler Johnson is considered day-to-day, general manager Steve Yzerman said.
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Brad Richards settles in with Chicago, "maybe someday" return to Tampa

November 11, 2014 - 13:37
It's been a whirlwind few months for former Lightning star center Brad Richards.
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Lightning, Blackhawks see tonight's game as a measuring stick

November 11, 2014 - 13:08
Before this season, The Hockey News predicted the Lightning and Blackhawks would meet in the Stanley Cup Final.
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Evgeni Nabokov to start vs Columbus, Alex Killorn not ready

November 8, 2014 - 13:24
Veteran goaltender Evgeni Nabokov will make his first start in two weeks tonight when the Lightning faces the Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena.
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Anton Stralman expected to play Saturday, Alex Killorn closer

November 7, 2014 - 17:39
Lightning associate coach Rick Bowness admitted he held his breath Thursday night, when defenseman Anton Stralman missed the second half of the second period due to an undisclosed injury.
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Bettman says Lightning could host All-Star game in future

November 6, 2014 - 22:28
Commissioner Gary Bettman made his annual visit to Tampa on Thursday, leaving impressed with the organization, from the fans to the renovations to Amalie Arena, and especially owner Jeff Vinik.
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Hedman could return in early December

November 6, 2014 - 10:53
Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman says everything has been going in the right direction in his recovery from a fractured finger on his right hand.
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Paquette called up from Syracuse

November 4, 2014 - 16:32
The Lightning are calling up center Cedric Paquette from AHL Syracuse, a good sign that Alex Killorn is not ready to return by Thursday's game against Calgary.
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