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How Far Will the Lightning Go in the Playoffs?

With the playoff matchups set and ready to go, the Tampa Bay Lightning are ready to face their first opponent, the Detroit Red Wings. How far will the Bolts take their playoff run if they make it out of

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Is Chris Christie Going to Become a Sports Problem?

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has been dogged by problems caused by lane closings at the George Washington Bridge between New Jersey and New York. It has been a problem that has not involved sports but Christie’s latest problem

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Bolts Ready for Playoffs with Hedman Back in Lineup

The Tampa Bay Lightning look to close out their last two games of the season on a positive note, and they look to do so with Victor Hedman returning to the lineup. As the New Jersey Devils are visiting

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Lightning Players Get TV Time with Jimmy Fallon on Tonight Show

Jimmy Fallon loves to pick on hockey players and Wednesday night, he did a segment on hockey superlatives. As pointed out by the Lightning’s team website, a few familiar names to Lightning fans made the list, including Andrei Vasilevskiy,

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Lightning Defenseman Slater Koekkoek Reassigned to Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Slater Koekkoek to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Koekkoek, 21, has skated in three games with the Lightning this season,

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Long Road for True Equality for Women and Sports

Commentary: Women in Sports Sarah Thomas being the first hired female NFL official is one small step in a very long road for women and sports. NFL to hire first female official, Sarah Thomas. (via @baltimoresun) pic.twitter.com/iiypKNPuje — SportsCenter

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Henrik Sedin Records 700th Career Assist

In a game against the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night, Vancouver Canucks forward Henrik Sedin sets up his brother Daniel Sedin to record his 700th career assist. Sedin was drafted in the 1999 draft by the Canucks, and

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Who Would The Lightning Rather Play In The 1st Round?

Bolts playoff opponent coming soon   It is full on playoff mode in Tampa Bay for the Lightning. They are still only one point behind the Canadiens for first place, and the worst Tampa could be at the end

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New York Islanders Say Goodbye to Nassau County

In a way, the New York Islanders swan song at the Nassau Coliseum has been whitewashed. The franchise has had a pretty good regular season and that seems to have erased what has been nearly three decades of putting

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Which Rookie Will Take Home the Calder Trophy?

There is plenty of young talent in the National Hockey League, but rookies this season have separated themselves as elite first-year hockey players that deserve recognition. The Calder Memorial Trophy is awarded to the rookie who is most proficient