Quick strikes and links for Monday, July 16th, 2012

Welcome to the doldrums....

Lightning News

  • The post-draft rankings of Tampa Bay Lightning prospects are out [Bolt Prospects]
  • Players give their approval to the Lightning's offseason moves [Tampa Bay Times]
  • The new scoreboard that will be installed at Times Palace is the absolute definition of "high-definition" [Tampa Bay Times]
  • ...But it ain't going in until September because the Bolts have been evicted for the summer. A deconstruction/renovation of the Forum has begun [Tampa Bay Times]
  • The Bolts have begun their search for the 2012-13 Lightning Girls team [Tampa Bay Lightning]

NHL News

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