Posts Tagged ‘jimmy howard’

Lightning stay Perfect at Amalie

Tampa, Fla. – – The Tampa Bay Lightning took the ice on Thursday night looking for the 3rd straight win in a row and defend their perfect home record.  Their opponent from the North, who wear a winged wheel, were hoping for just a win.  The Red Wings, struggling of late, lost their last 5 […]

UFC a Night Early? Lightning 5 – Red Wings 2

UFC a Night Early? Lightning 5 – Red Wings 2

Game two on a Friday night at the “Oil Can” would come alive as billed. After Wednesday night’s rockem sockem game, intensity was predicted tonight, and it was delivered. Penalties were a huge part on Wednesday and so it would be the way tonight even into the 59th minute of the game. A Detroit penalty […]

Rockem Sockem Game 1 goes to Tampa

The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings meet for the second consecutive year in round one of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.  Last year the Lightning came back to win the series in seven after losing game one at the “Oil Can.”  This year would be a different start for Tampa. A game that […]

A 6-2 Bolt to First

  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 […]

J Ho and Wings Shut Down Bolts in Mo Town

Tonight was the first contest between the Lightning and Red Wings since Tampa Bay won their 2015 Eastern Conference tough first round series in seven games. The first 20 minutes of the game left you wondering who is gonna score first in this match-up.  Both teams were in their fast skating back checking style. Back on […]