To properly understand the perpetual infancy of Japanese hockey, consider the strange case of 1974 NHL draft pick Taro Tsujimoto.Tsujimoto, an imaginary hockey player from Tokyo - literally created out of thin air in the middle of a professional sports...
by: Mark Shiver — The Hockey Writers 14h
Scott Darling, goalie for the Carolina Hurricanes took time out from his intense workout regimen to play some preseason hockey. He did remarkably well.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 21h
The Lightning are taking a good look at the 27- year-old forward to determine if he will be given minutes once the season starts. Does it matter? It might.
by: Nick Kelly — Tampa Bay Times 20 Sep
The Lightning did not fare much better in its second preseason crack at the Hurricanes.In fact, it did worse.It lost 6-1 Wednesday in Raleigh, N.C.Carolina put a much more veteran team on the ice t
by: FOX Sports — Fox Sports 19 Sep
Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos says the Bolts were sloppy in their first preseason game Tuesday night, a lopsided loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.
by: HardevLad — SB Nation: Raw Charge 19 Sep
And OMG the Ottawa Senators are so sad.
by: JOHN WAWROW — The Washington Times 19 Sep
Lunch is over and before the next session of game film study begins, the jokes start flying among the 80-plus referees and linesmen assembled in a downtown hotel ballroom.
by: Tom JonesTimes sports columnistMore articles window.authors=[["Tom","Jones"]]; — Tampa Bay Times 19 Sep
TAMPA — How big is FitzMagic? It has hit the Lightning, too.Proving that Harvard guys stick together, Lightning forward Alex Killorn showed support for fellow Harvard grad Ryan Fitzpatrick by
by: Stu Cowan, Montreal Gazette — The Montreal Gazette: Hockey Inside/Out 18 Sep
"I think once you make the National Hockey League, it’s more cool to be in the NHL than to be in a video game," Brendan Gallagher says.
by: Luke Fox — Sportsnet 18 Sep
Brady Tkachuk believes he's not only ready to make the NHL at 19. He plans to make an impact: "I’m not going to take a backseat to anybody. I don’t care how old they are."
by: WRAL — WRAL Sports Fan 18 Sep
The Carolina Hurricanes open up the preseason schedule in Tampa tonight (7:00, 99.9 the Fan). Who's playing, why it matters, and how many spots are up for grabs.