NHL Playoff Game Night: 6-26-22 Avalanche at Lightning

Lightning run ends with unfinished business. COL-2TB-1 Colorado wins the series 4-2. Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed two goals on 30 shots for the loss. Maybe could’ve done better on the Lehkonen goal, but honestly the team in front of him has to give him more than one goal of support. First Period3:48 TB Stamkos (11), (Palat) … Read more

NHL Playoff Game Night: 6-24-22 Lightning at Avalanche

A historic tipping point? TB-3COL-2 Colorado Leads the Series 3-2 Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed two goals 37 shots for the victory. He played well again tonight. He still has not played his best game in this series, though, and that’d give me sleepless nights if I were Tampa Bay’s opponent. First Period15:23 TB Rutta (1), (Perry, … Read more

NHL Playoff Game Night: 6-9-22 Lightning at Rangers

Buildings don’t win games. TB-3NYR-1 Tampa Bay Leads the Series 3-2 Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed one goal on 25 shots for the victory. He allowed a bit of a softie, but it was lockdown otherwise. First PeriodNO SCORING Second Period10:29 NYR Lindgren (2), (unassisted)17:34 TB Sergachev (1), (unassisted) Third Period18:10 TB Palat (8), (Sergachev, Hedman)19:01 TB … Read more

NHL Playoff Game Day: 6-5-22 Rangers at Lightning

The tipping point? NYR-2TB-3 New York Leads the Series 2-1 Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed two goals on 30 shots for the victory. After looking not himself for the first two games of the series, today was the first time he outplayed Shesterkin en route to helping the Lightning climb back into the series. First PeriodNO SCORING … Read more