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An Ill Comparison

 Yes, yes, I've "Seen Stamkos". I've seen him get handed a raw deal with expectations through the roof at the beginning of his NHL career.  I've actually had the courage to suggest, publicly, he...

Cory Murphy's Season likely Over

Reports have it (click title link) that Cory Murphy's right foot is broken (by way of a Vincent Lecavalier slap shot) and his season is likely over. Murphy - an abrupt pick up to cover for an injury depleted defense - had been a bright spot for an otherwise horrid Lightning D.

Just... missed... Exciting and yet heartbreaking.


Just...  missed... Exciting and yet heartbreaking.

Game 70: Toronto at Tampa Bay

After being up 3-0 in the second period, the Tampa Bay Lightning lose to the Toronto Maple Leafs in a six-round shootout.


Leafs at Lightning open thread

OK, I've tried this a few times at Boltsmag... usually worked out for the best when the playoffs were around. This is an open comment thread about the game and also an opportunity to send out...

Introducing Raw Charge

SB Nation is proud to announce the addition of "Raw Charge", representing the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The sole sweep of the season?

The Lightning don't have much to crow about this season. Yes, it's come to light through the last few days that there was great camaraderie in the locker room in the face of the team instability...

Marketing a defaced product

"The 24 Greatest Home Run Hitters" - is a farce of a subject in an era marred by performance enhancing drugs.

Burke Pitties Lawton

One Brian takes another Brian's junk. usually deals like that don't happen until Draft day -- pity party draft picks and what not...

More for More of Less

This is stupid. So stupid, in fact, I compare it to the old joke about a little boy who goes to school with a five dollar bill. He brags to his friend he has one five dollar bill and is offered...

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