Archive for the ‘Hockey’ Category

Las Vegas Stand

The Las Vegas Golden Knights’ first year in existence could be a feel good script right out of Hollywood.  An expansion team, which is a term to be used loosely, the Knights are anything but.    A little over a week before the major professional sports debut, the NHL debut, the Golden Knights debut… in […]

LIGHTNING, NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PARTNER TO HOST NINE-DAY 50/50 RAFFLE FOR FLORIDA RESIDENTS 

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning and the National Hockey League are partnering to host a multi-day 50/50 raffle for the 2018 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend in Tampa. The nine-day raffle is currently live on www.Bolts5050.com and will end on Sunday, January 28 during the Honda NHL All-Star Game. Fans can purchase their 50/50 raffle tickets at […]

The West Coast Flexes it’s Muscles, as the Knights Dominate the Lightning

The top two teams in the NHL  in their respective conferences faced off in Tampa on Thursday night, and just fifty-six seconds in  the Western Conference Knights took the lead.  And yes, that foreshadowed the game to follow. The odds were stacked against the Lightning before the puck even hit the ice, as Rick “Rocket” […]

NHL Announces Full Rosters for 2018 Honda NHL All-Star Game

NHL Public Relations January 10, 2018 NEW YORK (Jan. 10, 2018) – The National Hockey League announced today the full roster of players for the 2018 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend, which will be held Jan. 27-28 at AMALIE Arena in Tampa. Forty players were selected by the NHL, joining the four division captains elected by fans via […]

Go Johnny Go

Tampa, Fla. – This was one of those nights where the lightning didn’t have their best effort sloppy passing, bad penalty kill and at points in the game on Tuesday night the Carolina Hurricanes outplayed the Tampa Bay Lightning but it didn’t matter the bolts won 5-4 led by Tyler Johnson’s first hat trick of […]

TEEN DRIVE SAFE CHALLENGE COMING TO AMALIE ARENA

Bolts, Mercury Insurance Team up to Teach Safe Driving Habits to Lightning High School Hockey Teens   WHEN: Mon., January 15, 2018 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.   WHO: The Tampa Bay Lightning and Mercury Insurance have teamed up to impart safe driving habits to local Tampa Bay Lightning High School Hockey League players. WHAT: […]

Stamkos Spoils Drouins Return to the Oil Can

All Photos by Travis Failey Tampa – The story coming into Thursday night’s game was the trade that brought Mikhail Sergachev to the Lightning for Jonathan Drouin but the story quickly became the Steven Stamkos Show as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 on Thursday night at Amalie Arena. Stamkos had two […]

Extra Hockey nets Bolts Two Points as Stamkos Stars

Tampa, Fla. — Tonight was a special night for Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella.  Not too often is there a pre-game ceremony that includes the visiting coach.  Tonight the 2004 Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning was honored in a ceremony MC’d by Lightning TV voice Rick Peckham and Tortorella and the championship […]

Took OT but Rangers Spoil Undefeated Party

Tampa, Fla. — The New York Rangers off to a slow start this season notching only 10 points in 13 games coming into Amaile Arena tonight while the Tampa Bay Lightning, undefeated at home, are off to the best start in franchise history with 21 points in 13 games.  It’s the 25 anniversary year of the […]

Lightning Stanley Cup Champs signing Autographs Friday

MEMBERS FROM THE LIGHTNING’S 2004 STANLEY CUP TEAM TO SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT INTERNATIONAL PLAZA ON FRIDAY TAMPA, FLA.  – Players from the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 2004 Stanley Cup Championship team will be signing autographs this Friday, November 3 at the Tampa Bay Sports retail location inside International Plaza from 12-1 p.m. Alumni participating in the signing, part […]