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Humiliation as motivation -- "Strip-Shootout" for the Bolts

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Team building and humiliating at the same time... The Naked Shootout rears it's head at practice for the Lightning today.

Job Summary: This position will provide majority of the written content for tampabaylightning.com,...

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Job Summary: This position will provide majority of the written content for tampabaylightning.com, focusing on comprehensive game previews and post-game recaps for every Tampa Bay Lightning home and away games.

Job Opening: Tampa Bay Lightning Staff Writer | Sports PR Blog. A longer description about the position and what it requires is posted on the PR Blog site.

Funny Hockey Memory: "Just watching Andre Roy every day. No special story. I don't know how he does...

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Funny Hockey Memory: "Just watching Andre Roy every day. No special story. I don't know how he does it. He's just funny. (Was he your roommate?) I lived with him for one week. After one day I was like, ‘Wow, how can his wife handle that?’ " Getting to Know: Vincent Lecavalier, The Hockey News

Through six games, Norfolk's goaltenders have a combined 2.19 GAA and .925 save percentage. Mind...

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Through six games, Norfolk's goaltenders have a combined 2.19 GAA and .925 save percentage. Mind you, they're 2-4-0 as a group, but you'd have to believe that if Tokarski, Helenius, and Janus keep this up the Admirals are going to be in great shape.

Pete Choquette at Bolt Prospects, who calls Norfolk's goaltending phenomenon Tokjanius

Line shakeup for the Lightning: Wright - Lecavalier - St. Louis? Oh My...

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The Bolts shift line combos. It's a home-remedy attempt to jumpstart the uneven play by the Lightning so far this season.

Tampa Bay Lightning loses to Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1

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And while a tongue-lashing from GM Brian Lawton is making all the news, I can safely say Club Two Minutes is alive and well after some of the referee antics during this one. Captain Vincent Lecavalier extended his goalless streak to 14 games, and left wing Alex Tanguay increased his to 10. The Bolts will be off until Thursday, and expect potential changes to the roster makeup before then...

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Tampa Bay Lightning at Pittsburgh Penguins game thread

The Lightning face-off Lord Stanley's Champions -- the Pittsburgh Penguins -- at Mellon Arena tonight.

At 6:15pm, the Lightning confidently conclude a meeting with coach Rick Tocchet, their final...

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At 6:15pm, the Lightning confidently conclude a meeting with coach Rick Tocchet, their final preparations for tonight's battle with the Pens

Tampa Bay Lightning official Twitter account -- No word if Jessie's Girl was played again for motivation.

Facing the Reigning Champs -- Lightning at Pittsburgh Preview

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Just what do you say when the Lightning used "Jesse's Girl" as a motivational piece in a pre-game skate in Pittsburgh?

Two changes for Saturday in Pittsburgh

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With Mike Smith being drubbed on Thursday Night in Ottawa, Coach Rick Tocchet has decided to give Antero Niittymaki the start on Saturday versus the Pittsbufgh Penguins.

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