Reports from Ice Sports Forum say Mike Smith hurt his right ring finger during practice today.
"Basically he didn’t play last year. Every day he’s showing more and more. His mind thinks really fast. Right now, I’m very happy to see a player we drafted first do that well, to improve so fast. I thought he’d have a bit of a hard time since he didn’t play much last year so that says a lot about him."
Team captain Vincent Lecavalier speaks to reporters on Friday about head coach Guy Boucher.
The schedule of at Ice Sports Forum as well as rosters for Saturday, September 18 and Sunday, September 19th.
Vincent Lecavalier, meeting with media at the St. Pete Times forum on the first day of Lightning training camp. (Photo Credit: Clark Brooks of SB Nation Tampa Bay)
54 players are set to report to the St. Pete Times Forum on Friday and open the 2010 Tampa Bay Lightning training camp. We have the full roster here and our thoughts on a key battle looming in camp.
Forget "Is it October Yet?". This weekend marks the opening of the Tampa Bay Lightning season with the start of training camp.
"I had a chance to talk with Paul and we're entering training camp under the assumption Paul won't be part of it."