Front Page


Carolina Hurricanes at Tampa Bay Lightning game thread

Carolina and Tampa Bay share sweet tea and bodychecks the next two games. This is the first. Tea time! Gaem thread is now.

Back-to-back, home-and-home; Hurricanes at Lightning preview


The Bolts magic number is 7. There is a potential 8 point swing over the next two days against the Hurricanes. The playoffs are thisclose.

It's time for Stamkos, Lightning to rally


Steven Stamkos has played down his own goal-scoring total and played up the Lightning's playoff goal. But with the Bolts struggling, it's time for Stamkos and the team to find motivation in helping...

How The Upcoming Renovations At The St. Pete Times Forum Will Affect This Summer's Concert Scene


The St. Pete Times Forum is set to undergo a $35 million facelift. How will that cosmetic surgery impact the concert and event calendar in Tampa Bay?

Question of the Week: Tampa Bay Lightning's Achilles' Heel


Question of the Week: Raw Charge takes on the question of the weakness behind the Lightning's playoff push slump.

Game 73: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New York Islanders


The Tampa Bay Lightning bring the losing streak home, falling 5-2 to the New York Islanders.


New York Islanders at Tampa Bay Lightning game thread

The epic match-up we've all been waiting for: Roloson vs. Wishart, head-to-head. Who wins? This is your Raw Charge game thread.

A reintroduction for Roloson; New York Islanders at Tampa Bay Lightning


Last time the Lightning and Isles faced off, they were being stonewalled by Dwayne Roloson. Just how do these two teams match up now that Dwayne is on the other team?

Tuesdays with Dani: Replica jersey giveaway tonight


The latest collection of stories from around the hockey blogosphere.

The Southeast This Week


Atlanta missing a big opportunity, Cam Ward is a beast, and the Capitals assign one of the hottest players in the NHL to the AHL. Your Southeast Week in Review.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Raw Charge

You must be a member of Raw Charge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Raw Charge. You should read them.

Join Raw Charge

You must be a member of Raw Charge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Raw Charge. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.