Question of the Week
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The Lightning have shed most of their grizzled veterans since their 2011 playoff run. They enter this year's playoffs with a young squad and a new captain. We asked the Raw Charge crew about Captain Stamkos and the Lightning leadership situation.
There are new faces in most key roles for the Lightning this year, from captain on down to the minors. Many are playing to expectation, but who are the big surprises? Bishop, Sustr, Kucherov, Fillpula? Gudas, Johnson, or the captain, St-Louis?
If you could pick one player from the LIghtning's storied history to fill a need on the team today, who would you choose? (Spoiler: nobody picked Rudy Poeschek.)
In the summer of 2008, crazy-awful Lightning owners went on a crazy bad player-grabbing spending spree, acquiring playoff standouts like Ryan Malone and Gary Roberts. If you were a crazy awful owner, what playoff standouts would be in your sights?
It's still a few months before the 18-member Hockey Hall of Fame Selection Committe gets together and decides on the 2013 Hall of Fame class... But it's never too early to speak of an underdog candidate and his worth as a potential Hall of Famer.
With the 2012 NHL Entry Draft upon us... Our question revolves around collegiate players and draft eligibility.
Our Question of the Week asks for suggestions to celebrate the Tampa Bay Lightning's upcoming 20th anniversary season.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have had both goaltending issues and defensive problems. The Raw Charge Question of the Week asks which is more important to address?
Which of the upcoming Lightning UFA players would you like to see the team resign?
Who goes to the Conference Finals? Who goes golfing? The Raw Charge Question of the Week.
With the Lightning season done, thinking to the future is something to bide the time. Who, in Lightning writer's opinions, is the Bolts top prospect?
The Raw Charge staff ponders the question: Is there anybody that didn't make the playoffs that should have?