Posts Tagged ‘tampa bay lightning’

Cally’s Late Hustle Play gets Bishop the Win

Feb 16, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) skates with the puck against the San Jose Sharks during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

With the Hockey Hottie… The question at 7pm eastern time tonight was: It’s game five at the Oil Can, can the Lightning close the series or would the Wings of the Motor City be dragging Tampa Bay’s beloved blue clad skaters back to Detroit? It ended up being a game that featured both teams playing well […]

Lightning vs Detroit Game 2 Stanley Cup Playoffs 2016

Vladislav Namestnikov (90) scores a goal on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) during the first period at Amalie Arena.(photo Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)

Puck drops at 7:00 pm Eastern Time The Tampa Bay Lightning won game one on Wednesday night 3-2 #BetheThunder   We got a chance to listen to Coach Jon Cooper, Jonathan Drouin and Ryan Callahan after the Lightnings morning skate       Tune in to Tan Talk 1340 or Tune In Radio 1340 AM Monday-Friday […]

Hab-Not Two Points

Mar 31, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) shoots the puck against Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) and goalie Mike Condon (39) during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Tampa Bay Lightning just flat out played flat… the Hockey Hottie has the ugly scoop…

All Bish… Lightning Ride Goalie to Two Points

Mar 28, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Toronto Maple Leafs center Brooks Laich (23) passes the puck as Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison (5) defends during the third period at Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  The Bolts are in the midst of a six game home-stand with tonight being the third game.  The Philadelphia Flyers take on the Winnipeg Jets, and the Detroit Red Wings host the Buffalo Sabres. Each team stands to gain 2 points, and move ahead in the standings.  The game tonight is a crucial two points […]

J.J. & J.J. lead Cats into First

Jaromir Jagr during the first period.  (photo Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)

Jussi Jokinen and Jaromir Jagr had a goal and a assist each to propel the Florida Panthers into the Atlantic Division. Andrei Vasilevskiy got the start in goal for Tampa tonight giving Ben Bishop a rest. The Lightning are currently on the third game of a six game home-stand. Saturday, April 2nd will be their final regular […]

A 6-2 Bolt to First

Vladislav Namestnikov (90) scores a goal on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard (35) during the first period at Amalie Arena.(photo Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)

  Tonight’s match-up was the last of four games this season against the Detroit Red Wings for the Tampa Bay Lightning.  You could feel the excitement in the air as these two Eastern Conference Atlantic Division rivals square off one last time in the regular season. The Red Wings came in hanging on to a wild card spot and the […]

Gonna Fly Now, Flyers take two Points

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The game opened with the Flyers winning the face off and gaining possession and all the fans wearing orange made themselves known. There were a lot of Flyers fans hanging out in the warm climate of the bay area. Flyers, Phillies, Flyers, Phillies…  I think Stamkos was feeling the pressure and at 14:34 in the first […]

And in 10 Seconds… Bruins and Lightning Tied for First

Mar 8, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) shoots on goal as Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) makes a save during the first period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

If the Lightning and the Bruins meet again this year it will have to be in the playoffs because tonight was the final meeting in regular season. The Bruins came in just one point behind the Lightning in the Atlantic Division with 81 points.  It was a pretty uneventful first period scoring wise, a lot of pushing, […]

Two for the Road

Feb 23, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Cedric Paquette (13) shoots and scores on a plenty shot against the Arizona Coyotes during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  Tampa, Fla. — Last night’s game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Arizona Phoenix Coyotes is a monumental one of sorts. Congratulations to Valterri Filppula for playing in your 700th career game tonight (483 games with Detroit, 216 with the Lightning.)  Tampa Bya’s second longest tenured player and the second Lightning player to reach […]

Video: Johnny Be Good, in OT that Is

Feb 12, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) scores the game winning goal on Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) during overtime at Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Nashville Predators 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  Tampa, Fla. –Fresh off the “O” for Canada roadie, the Tampa Bay Lightning looked to get this four game home stand versus all Western Conference opponents. Tonight was a landmark game as Ryan Callahan played his 600th career NHL game.   Coach Cooper said this morning, that Callahan plays the hard minutes.  Cooper is glad Callahan is […]