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Lightning appears to have side deal to protect young defensemen

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 20, 2017 - 11:11
Hearing the Lightning has a side deal with the Vegas Golden Knights to protect one or more of its young defensemen.
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Victor Hedman a 'longshot' for Norris Wednesday

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 20, 2017 - 10:44
It's already been one heck of a summer for Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman.
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Peter Budaj agrees to two-year extension with Lightning

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 19, 2017 - 15:27
The Lightning has said its first choice for backup goaltender was bringing back veteran Peter Budaj.
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Lightning facing deadline to make side deal with Vegas

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 19, 2017 - 15:08
If the Lightning is going to make a side deal with Vegas to protect rookie Jake Dotchin, it will have to have done so by the end of the Monday.
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Coburn the third defenseman on Lightning protection list

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 18, 2017 - 09:51
There weren't many surprises when the Lightning's protection list was revealed Sunday, three days before the expansion draft.
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Montreal fans' reaction to Drouin trade mixed

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 16, 2017 - 14:14
Jonathan Drouin’s trade to the Montreal Canadiens has been on the lips of all Lightning fans in recent years. 1,500 miles north, Habs fans have been talking about losing their top defensive prospect, 18-year-old-Russian Mikhail Sergachev, in exchange for Drouin.
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Sergachev: 'This is my time to play in the NHL'

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 16, 2017 - 12:17
Defenseman Mikhail Sergachev found out he got traded to the Lightning in a wild way. It wasn't from his agent, GM Steve Yzerman or Montreal's Marc Bergevin. A fan broke the news. Defenseman Mikhail Sergachev found out he got traded to the Lightning in a wild way.
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Lightning trades Jonathan Drouin to Montreal

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 15, 2017 - 14:12
The Lightning traded Jonathan Drouin. The return is touted defense prospect Mikhail Sergachev and a 2018 conditional second-round pick. Sergachev, 18, has played in four NHL games, spending last season with OHL's Windsor Spitfires. The left-shot had 10 goals and 33 assists in 50 games. He was the ninth overall pick in last year's …
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Lightning development camp June 27-July 1

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 15, 2017 - 13:22
The Lightning will hold its annual development camp June 27-July 1 at the Ice Sports Forum.
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Interesting Lightning results in fans' expansion mock draft

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 14, 2017 - 10:02
Vladislav Namestnikov, hope you enjoy Vegas.
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No deals with Vegas announced until June 21 draft

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 14, 2017 - 09:04
If the Lightning does agree to a side deal with Vegas, it likely won't become known until the night of the June 21 expansion draft in Las Vegas.
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Should Jake Dotchin be in mix for Lightning protected list?

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2017 - 20:10
When Jake Dotchin entered Lightning camp in September, he never envisioned spending any time on the top defensive pairing this season.
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Lightning given 12:1 odds to win next year's Stanley Cup

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2017 - 17:35
Apparently, the Lightning isn't alone in believing that missing the playoffs this season was just a one-year "blip."
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Ryan Callahan expected to be protected in expansion

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 8, 2017 - 13:08
Lightning veteran wing Ryan Callahan hasn't been asked to waive his no-move clause for purposes of the expansion draft, an indication he'll be on the team's protected list June 17.
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Bettman: 'No possibility' Olympics thwart Tampa All-Star Game

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 1, 2017 - 14:19
There was a ton of excitement at Amalie Arena Thursday afternoon for the official press conference announcing the NHL All-Star Game is coming to Tampa Jan 23-25.
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Lightning continue regular talks with Tyler Johnson

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 1, 2017 - 12:00
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman has maintained this summer he intends to sign his restricted free agents, most notably Tyler Johson, Ondrej Palat and Jonathan Drouin.
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Lightning's Swedes live their dream in Worlds

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 22, 2017 - 14:00
You could see it in his face. Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman screamed as he hoisted the World Championship trophy Sunday afternoon in Cologne, Germany, and it looked like an exhale that was years in the making. Stralman kissed the forehead of Swedish teammate Joel Lundqvist, the joy unmistakable.
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Five Lightning prospects competing for Memorial Cup

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 19, 2017 - 04:15
The Lightning brass will get their money's worth in Windsor, Ontario this weekend, with five prospects competing in the Canadian Hockey League's Memorial Cup, which begins today.
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Lightning 'very interested' in bringing Peter Budaj back

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 18, 2017 - 16:06
There are certainly important tasks this summer for the Lightning in terms of keeping its own, with Jonathan Drouin, Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat all restricted free agents.
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Steven Stamkos feeling 'much better' than end of season

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 18, 2017 - 09:38
It certainly raised some eyebrows Thursday when a release circulated that Lightning captain Steven Stamkos was scheduled to play in a Canadian Hockey League Alumni Game May 27 in Windsor, Ontario.  
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