OK (Not Really) Hockey's messy divorce continues...
The Tampa Bay Lightning held a "Young Guns" camp on saturday night that was opent ot he public. Mid July in Tampa Bay and scheduled the same time the Tampa Bay Rays were playing (and holding a free concert), there was still a great draw for this camp.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have been compared to the circus. Raw Charge gives you the play-by-play on the transactions leading the team to where they are.
Tampa Bay touted the fact Mike Smith is coming back from Post concussion syndrom and that they were fully confident that their damaged goalie would be 100 percent for next season. With that and ownership instability, they just lost their #2 netminder.
Tampa Bay Lightning ownership falls down, goes boom. OK (Not Really) Hockey to meet with Gary Bettman today...
It's necessary with the Bolts track record in the NHL draft to make staff changes and cuts... But painting it as not being partly financial dismisses recent history.
An AM Radio personality touts how he has been invited to the NHL draft by the Lightning, yet the Bolts have yet to offer their fans a draft party... One source says this shows the Bolts will not trade their pick, while Raw Charge displays why this is no guarantee.
Jacques Lemaire is pursuing other job opportunities instead of the consultant role offered to him by the Tampa Bay Lightning. Instead of seeing this as a setback, the Lightning and Bolts fans should see it as an opportunity to clearly define what the role would entail..