Content regarding the Tampa Bay Lightning organization.
Submitted by chad on July 21, 2006 - 15:13
In the category of "Better Late Than Never," the [b]Movement
[/b] option at the top of the Boltprospects.com homepage is now serving as a player movement tracker for Lightning players and prospects this offseason.
Submitted by chad on July 19, 2006 - 07:07
Bolt Prospects would like to give a special thanks to Lightning Head Scout Jake Goertzen for making the following list of confirmed prospect camp invitees available. Goertzen stated that many of these players are competing for roster spots for the Traverse City prospects tournament coming up in September.
So, without further ado...
Submitted by crash on July 18, 2006 - 01:27
Jones, Keller, Kvapil, and Lascek among 21 prospects scheduled to be in attendance. Mihalik, Rogers, and Smaby slated to protect Ramo from 20 non-roster invitees. Should be the largest assemblage of draftees/signees since the opening camp in Lakeland Civic Center. Effectively dispells last week's scaled back report.
July 25 - July 29
8:15-9:45 a.m. conditioning drills
9:45-11:15 a.m. more drills
3:15-4:30 p.m. scrimmage
Official Press Release details/profiles:
LIGHTNING TO HOST CONDITIONING AND TRYOUT CAMP
CAMP OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FEATURES 41 PROSPECTS
The Tampa Bay Lightning will host 41 prospects at the St. Pete Times Forum Tuesday, July 25 through Saturday, July 29 for the 2006 Conditioning and Tryout Camp. The event is open and free to the public.
Submitted by pete on July 17, 2006 - 21:02
Russianprospects.com [url=http://www.russianprospects.com/public/index.php]is speculating that Anton But
may be close to signing a one-year deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning.[/url] The rumor comes on the heels of But's release from his long-time club Yarolslavl where he won two championships and was a perennial Superleague All-Star. A potential deal might require the Lightning to move a player off their 50-man roster to accomodate But. Because he is not under contract at present he would be free of any potential entanglements due to the lack of an IIHF transfer agreement with Russia.
Submitted by pete on July 15, 2006 - 18:59
With today's signing of Eric Healey, Bolt Prospects' Chad Schnarr believes the Lightning have hit their 50-man contract limit presuming they re-sign all outstanding RFA's. With that in mind we can begin to speculate on the shape of the rosters of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Springfield Falcons and Johnstown Chiefs for the 2006-2007 season.