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Lightning Round

Raw Charge's daily interactive news bites.

Lightning Round: A way too early look at Tampa Bay lines

Hey, you have to have a baseline right?

Lightning Round: Victor Hedman: “We don’t want to see anyone else raising that Cup”

Covid deniers create unnecessary distractions, and the Evander Kane scandal.

Lightning Round: Training Camp roster features an interesting new jersey number

And a COVID dilemma in the AHL.

Lightning Round: One year ago Tampa Bay won a Stanley Cup game

It started them on their way to winning the Cup.

Lightning Round: A Steven Stamkos appreciation post

Lightning Round: 13 Bolts games will be aired nationally on ESPN/TNT networks

And the Prospect Showcase games start today

Lightning Round: Top 25 Under 25 Week 2 Recap

News on salary cap relief this season and next.

Lightning Round: Creeping closer to the start of training camp

It’s getting closer

Lightning Round: The action is back on the ice

For the first time this summer we see some Lightning players doing that hockey

Lightning Round: Tampa Bay announces Prospect Showcase schedule

A couple of changes to the invitees

Lightning Round: A month from now - hockey

With the prospect camp coming up this weekend, it’s starting to feel like hockey

Lightning Round: The adventures of the Stanley Cup in Russia

The Stanley Cup went on little trip in Russia

Lightning Round: My Thoughts on the first week of the Top 25 Under 25

Talking about Perbix, Thompson, Duke, McDonnell, Ryfors, and Finley

Lightning Round: Former Bolt will donate brain to science after his death

J.T. Brown was one of two active players to make the pledge

Lightning Round: Would Julien BriseBois leave the Lightning?

When there is a question in a headline, the answer is usually "no".

Lightning Round: The Cup has made it to Russia

It should be a fun party over the next few days

Lightning Round: NHL players to participate in 2022 Winter Olympics

The waiting is over

Lightning Round: all NHL players must be vaccinated or else risk suspensions

and Logan Mailloux suspended indefinitely from OHL.

Lightning Round: Oddsmakers like the Lightning

Some of the preseason lines indicate they think the Bolts will do okay.

Lightning Round: Syracuse Crunch will require fans and staff to be vaccinated this season

Fans are set to return to Upstate Medical Arena at The Oncenter War Memorial

Lightning Round: The prospect rankings are out

...and they’re not great. Two Stanley Cups are pretty nifty, though.

Lightning Round: Carolina offer sheet idea reportedly came from owner, not general manger

They put on a clinic on how to execute an offer sheet in the social media era.

Lightning Round: the Cup is heading to the Czech Republic

Ondrej Palat and Jan Rutta are getting Stanley to start September.

Lightning Round: Svechnikov and Couturier each sign max deals

How their contracts compare to the Lightning.

Lightning Round: The future of trading cards and the NHL

Will they be the latest sport to join the move to Fanatics?

Lightning Round: What memento from the Lightning’s run would you send to the Hall of Fame?

What would like see to enshrined in the Hall?

Lightning Round: Let’s rank the foods the Bolts have put in the Stanley Cup so far

It’s been a summer of feasting out of the Cup. Which one is your favorite.

Lightning Round: Last two days to rank the young guns on the Lightning

Top 25 Under 25 ranking wraps up tomorrow at 5:00pm

Lightning Round: Henrik Lundqvist announced his retirement

and the 2021 Women’s World Championship started yesterday in Calgary

Lightning Round: No video game cover for the Lightning

The honor will go to Auston Matthews instead

Lightning Round: Prospect Tournament against old Central foes announced for Baby Bolts

And Steven Stamkos sells his Florida mansion.

Lightning Round: Fact-checking sponsor logos on NHL jerseys

What are they going to look like and where will the money go?