The accessibility to a veteran defenseman, who is still able to produce, is rare in a league that has a great number of younger stars coming. Ramus Dahlin, who was a defenseman drafted first overall … [Read more...] about Why is Victor Hedman so important to the Tampa Bay Lightning?
Jon Cooper's Tampa Bay Lightning have cemented their position as the league leaders with a win at the halfway point of the season. They are currently leading the league with a 32-7-2 record and have a … [Read more...] about Just How Good are the Tampa Bay Lightning?
It’s no surprise that Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov is racking up the points again this season. The 25-year-old registered 85 and 100 points his last two seasons according to NHL.com. … [Read more...] about Nikita Kucherov surpasses Mikko Rantanen for league lead in points
With the loaded roster that the Tampa Bay Lightning contain, it’s no surprise that they sit atop the league with a 23-7-1 record. However, the exceptional hockey that the Bolts have been playing as of … [Read more...] about The Tampa Bay Lightning are surging, win sixth straight game
The 2018-2019 NHL season is now about a month old, and it’s safe to say that there’s quite a few teams at the top that weren’t even close last year. So far, there has been a fair share of both … [Read more...] about Ranking the 10 best teams in the NHL
Here we go again! Another NHL season is about to begin and Vegas has unleashed its Over-Under totals! In 2017, I correctly predicted Carolina's point total, but this past season had plenty of … [Read more...] about NHL Power Rankings: Vegas odds for 2017-2018
Oh boy! The NHL Draft and the free agency period tend to be one of the most stressful periods of the year for general managers. The future of the franchises can change with any given decision, and … [Read more...] about NHL Power Rankings: Tavares went home
It seemed like deja vu when the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals squared off once again in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Those deep issues that Washington had suffered in the … [Read more...] about NHL Power Rankings: It’s all Ov-er
It's been a week since the Lightning defeated the New Jersey Devils in Game Five of the first round in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. It took their opponents of the Eastern Conference Semifinals seven … [Read more...] about NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins: Preview and Prediction
Saturday featured three Stanley Cup Playoff games, including the Tampa Bay Lightning winning their series against the New Jersey Devils. An empty net goal scored by Ryan Callahan sealed the game for a … [Read more...] about Tampa Bay Lightning Move on to the Eastern Conference Semifinals