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2013 gameday three questions

Game day series of interview questiosn for each Lightning opponent.

Gme Thread: Lightning host Anaheim

Will the Lightning set a course toward victor this time, or will it be another meander to the loss column?

WATCH: Boyle makes it 2-1

The Red Wings had tied the game early in the 2nd but Brian Boyle got back the lead.

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Lightning take 3-2 lead by way of Alex Killorn

A few minutes after a called-off goal by Victor Hedman, Alex Killorn put the Lightning ahead 3-2 with assists going to Tyler Johnson and Nikita Kucherov.

Game 1 chat: Lightning vs. Red Wings

The quest for the Cup, in earnest, begins now. The floor is yours.

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Four unanswered goals, six wins in a row; Bolts beat B's 4-1

The first of back-to-back games pits two top teams in the Atlantic Division against one another.

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Lightning top Minnesota by way of the shootout; 3-2 final

The homestand comes to an end tonight for the Tampa Bay Lightning (18-16-4) with the season series finale against the Minnesota Wild (20-10-6) who are showing strength and vying for a top spot in the competitive Central Division in the Western Conference.

5 questions about the Panthers for Litter Box Cats

Just what is up with the Florida Panthers under Vincent Viola's ownership reign of several weeks? Addressing goaltending, trade rumo(u)rs and rivalries, we find out in a Q and A with Litter Box Cats.

3 Q's with Litter Box Cats

With the Panthers closing in on the 1st overall pick, we asked 3 forward looking questions of LitterBox Cats' Alex Calloway. Who's Tallon likely to select, will Jovanovski return next year? Which prospects in the pipeline hold the most promise?

3 Q's with In Lou We Trust

Henrik Lundqvist may be the "king", but Marty Brodeur is the legend. He's back from injury, and will start tonight. Now, how do the Devils get through Kovalchuk's injury, plus thoughts on Peter DeBoer in his 2nd year and Jon Merrill's new contract.

Three Q's with Senators' blog Silver Seven

We asked 3 questions of Peter Raaymakers of Senators blog Silver Seven to get his take on what makes Paul MacLean so good, when Spezza and Anderson might return to action, and how Sens fans are so very different from those in Toronto and Montreal.

3 Q's with Pension Plan Puppets

It's been a month since the Lightning and the Maple Leafs last played each other in Tampa. Things have changed for the Leafs, who are sliding in the standings in the East.We check in with Pension Plan Puppets about the club and what's going on in the post-Burke era in Toronto.

3 Qs with Hurricanes blog Canes Country

The Carolina Hurricanes have been on top of the Southeast Division for much of the season and look to be the team to beat for the division crown. We asked Canes Country three questions leadin

3 Qs with Lighthouse Hockey

With the Lightning facing off against the New York Islanders tonight, it's time to check in with Islanders blog Lighthouse Hockey regarding the future of the franchise in goal, on the ice, an

3 Q's with Arctic Ice Hockey

We catch up with SB Nation's Jets 2.0 blog, asking about the franchise, Evander Kane, and the defensive corps.

3 Q's with New Jersey Devils blog In Lou We Trust

The New Jersey Devils are in the midst of their own slump, standing winless in their past five games. John Fischer from In Lou We Trust sheds some light on the recent Devils troubles... And they are not all related to the absence of Martin Brodeur i

3 Qs with Rangers blog "Blueshirt Banter"

From blog editor Joe Fortunato, injury updates and tonight's lineup, young players ready to step up, and which Atlantic Division teams will get back into the playoffs this year

3 Qs with Penguins blog "PensBurgh"

From blog editor "Hooks Orpik", the Pens without Geno, whether Vokoun is a good addition and looking at Bylsma's job security.

3 Qs with Hurricanes blog "Canes Country"

From blog editor Brian LeBlanc: how's Kirk Muller doing, whether Semin is a keeper, and why Justin Faulk is good at hockey.

3 Qs with Bruins Blog "Stanley Cup of Chowder"

From Sarah Connors: how the Northeast Division race is sorting itself out, that ridiculous top line Julien has, and who's the biggest surprise of the team at the quarter pole?

3 Q's with Leafs' blog Pension Plan Puppets

From PPP, insight on who's filling the voids caused by injuries, leadership in the room and on camera, and :gasp: trade deadline moves from Nonis, if there's a playoff run a month from now in Toronto.

3 Q's with Caps blog Japers' Rink

From Becca H, her view on whether the Caps have hit bottom, how Caps fans are dealing with it, and the best possible outcome for the '13 season.

3 Qs with Habs Blog "Eyes on the Prize"

From Andrew Berkshire, his read on expectations for the Habs this season, the longer horizon with Price and Subban, plus Realignment with Florida.

3 Qs with Rangers Blog "Blueshirt Banter"

From Joe Fortunato, talking about the Rangers struggles for consistency ten games in, why they won the Rupp trade, and measuring success without hype.

3 Qs with Bruins Blog "Stanley Cup of Chowder"

From Sarah Connors, answers to how the Bruins might use the cap space coming from the Tim Thomas trade, loathing of owner/CBA villain Jeremy Jacobs, and why Dougie Hamilton may be the key to the Bruins' future.

3 Questions with Devils blog "In Lou We Trust"

No one knows the Devils like John Fischer at In Lou We Trust. What does he have to say about the loss of Zach Parise and Larry Robinson, whether Clarkson is better than Kovalchuk, and what it means that the Devils are kind of old?

Three questions for Broad Street Hockey

We kick of a game-day series of posts asking our competitors key questions about their team. Up first for tonight's game is Broad Street Hockey, filling us in about the Flyers.