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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

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A Lack Of Urgency & Emotion From The Bolts After Clinching

Erik Erlendsson On The Bolts Lack Luster Play Following Their Big Win In Montreal The Bolts showed a lack of urgency in their loss to Toronto last night but Erik Erlendsson joined Tom Veit to talk about why Lightning

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Can the Penguins and Lightning Survive Without Their Top D-Men?

Top defensemen key to success   Defense wins championships is what they used to say, and having a really good first defenseman is a big part of having a successful hockey team. The Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins

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Stamkos’ Leadership Big Part of Lightning Success

The Tampa Bay Lightning have clinched a spot in the playoffs, no thanks to recent injuries to the team. Despite the absence of key players, the Bolts managed to pull away with a 5-3 win against the Canadiens Monday

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Who Is The Better Captain This Season? Ovechkin or Crosby?

Every year, Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby are in the talks for at least one trophy. Whether it be the MVP or the leagues leading goal scorer, there will always be debate on who is the better player. This

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BC D-Man Will Skip Senior Year, Set to Sign with Florida Panthers

Defenseman Michael Matheson, junior captain of the Boston College hockey team, will omit his senior year to sign with the Florida Panthers. Matheson, a 21-year-old from Quebec, Canada, was signed by the Panthers in the first round of the

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Panthers’ Playoff Push Must Start With Win at Boston

With the regular season commencing in nearly two weeks, the Florida Panthers must get to their winning ways, and that begins with a win against the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night. The Panthers are fighting for that last wild

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Lightning Recall Slater Koekkoek From Syracuse

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Slater Koekkoek from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Koekkoek, 21, has skated in 66 games with the Crunch this season,

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Top 3 Candidates for Vezina Trophy

Who Holds the Strongest Wall? There are just over two weeks left of regular season hockey and goaltenders have made their impressions to be qualified as a candidate for the Vezina Trophy. The Vezina Trophy is awarded to the

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Will The Lightning Continue Their Mastery Of Montreal?

Erik Erlendsson: Can The Lightning Continue Their Domination Of The Canadiens? Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune joined Tom veit to talk about the Bolts Vs. Canadiens. Can the Lightning continue this season’s undefeated streak against Montreal? What are