Posts Tagged ‘steven stamkos’

Youthful Revolution

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Across sports they say, “It’s a young man’s game.” No matter the sport youth is valued ahead of experience, wisdom and even talent in some cases. Sports are for athletes in their physical prime, of course we get that. But if you look across the four major American sports, there are many athletes south of […]

Mental Toughness and Coming Together, add 2 Points Please

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Lightning come from behind to beat the rangers 4-3 in OT on Malone shot with the new guys contributing…

Playoff Prediction not so Crazy Now

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Tampa, Fla. –Hours after a three way deal with the Detroit Red Wings and the Colorado Avalanche that saw a Lightning teammate favorite being sent to the Rocky Mountains and Downie teammates needed to prepare to take on the Anaheim Ducks. With that going on, the Lightning entered the game just six points out of […]

Wyman Stars in Lightning Comeback

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JT Wyman turned hard work into his first NHL goal and a Lightning victory earning himself the #2 star

Lightning Speed Completes Home and Home Sweep, St. Louis hits Milestone

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Speed, Stamkos and St. Louis… within four points of Florida

Stamkos Coverage Shows Anti-Tampa Bias

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Vincent Lecavalier, Martin St. Louis and Steven Stamkos are looked upon the by national media, especially those in Canada and around the Northeast, as the girl that is dating the guy who you think is a nerd.  Come on, you know we all have said it to our buddies at one time or another, about […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Refuse to Lose: Force Game 7

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Tampa, Fl. ( RSEN)–It’s truly magical to watch when “Will meets Skill” to go along with a refusal to lose.  This is what the fans around the NHL watched tonight as the Tampa Bay Lightning forced game seven against the Boston Bruins with a 5-4 victory at the St Pete Times Forum. When games are the biggest and the […]

Comeback was Special, Series Tied at 2, Home Game 6 Guaranteed

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with Wendy Eckhardt Tampa, Fl. (RSEN) SERIES TURNING POINT? As Lightning GM Steve Yzerman walked toward the Lightning dressing room after game four Saturday afternoon I couldn’t help but notice the look on his face.  It was a look of serious determination. This win could be a huge turning point in this Eastern Conference Final […]

Yzerman Himself is the Model for Lightning to Mold Themselves

Tampa, Fl. (RSEN) — When Steve Yzerman took over the job as General Manager he cautioned everyone who would listen that this was going to a long process in building the Tampa Bay Lightning organization.  Even the most ardent Lightning supporters would not have predicted the team would be playing in the Eastern Conference Finals […]

Bolts have Capitals on the Brink with come from Behind Victory 4-3, up 3-0 in Series

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Tampa, Fl. (RSEN) The Tampa Bay Lightning have a strangle hold on their Eastern Conference Semi-Final Series with the Washington Capitals after their thrilling 4-3 come from behind victory in front a raucous crowd 20,613 at the St Pete Times Forum. It was a night when the leaders of this team refused to lose from […]