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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning approaches decision time for Mikhail Sergachevpick from Montreal as part of the Jonathan Drouin deal. Windsor GM Warren Rych
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
pick from Montreal as part of the Jonathan Drouin deal. Windsor GM Warren Rychel said he hasn't spoken with Lightning GM Steve Yzerman about Sergachev's future. "I have no idea," Rychel told the Times. "It's all about Tampa Bay winning hockey... Read more
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TSN
Stamkos quietly helping Lightning to strong startyou have that chemistry," he added, "sometimes there's an element of it being n
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
you have that chemistry," he added, "sometimes there's an element of it being natural." Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman talked during training camp about how self-motivated Stamkos is and noted he was doing everything necessary to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Stamkos back, quietly helping Lightning to strong startyou have that chemistry," he added, "sometimes there's an element of it being n
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
you have that chemistry," he added, "sometimes there's an element of it being natural." Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman talked during training camp about how self-motivated Stamkos is and noted he was doing everything necessary to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mike Babcock: Detroit Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg still an 'elite competitor'Hockey Hall of Fame and future Hockey Hall of Fame players available during his
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Hockey Hall of Fame and future Hockey Hall of Fame players available during his Detroit days, including Nicklas Lidstrom, Steve Yzerman, Brendan Shanahan, Dominik Hasek, Chris Chelios, and Pavel Datsyuk. “You learn a lot from those guys,” Babcock... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
31 Thoughts: Tensions running high for slow startersTampa Bay first-rounder last June, and, another boy, Nolan, is expected to foll
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Tampa Bay first-rounder last June, and, another boy, Nolan, is expected to follow in 2019. Foote said he, wife Jennifer and Steve Yzerman had a good laugh that night about Cal being selected by one of his father’s biggest on-ice adversaries. 27.... Read more
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SportingNews
Lightning's Kucherov scores seventh goal in six gameswithin the last 30 years to record a goal in each of his first six games, follo
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
within the last 30 years to record a goal in each of his first six games, following Keith Tkachuk, Mario Lemieux, and Steve Yzerman. First six games. Six goals. Two periods after his first goal, he struck again. Kucherov, who was attempting... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Backhand shot makes Nikita Kucherov's offense even more dangerousthe fourth player in the last 30 years to score a goal in each of his first six
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the fourth player in the last 30 years to score a goal in each of his first six games. The others include Hall of Famers Steve Yzerman and Mario Lemieux. Not too shabby. Kucherov's record run has included a lost art — the backhand shot — which... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews is an original— and certainly he is inventing a new speed to play the game at. No two great
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
— and certainly he is inventing a new speed to play the game at. No two great players ever seem to be very much alike. Steve Yzerman was different from Joe Sakic. Jaromir Jagr has played a puck-protection game for most of his career that hasn’t... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The Penguins' three-peat quest comes to Tampa on Thursdayhad to do (after Cup wins in 2010, '13 and '15), Pittsburgh's had to do based o
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
had to do (after Cup wins in 2010, '13 and '15), Pittsburgh's had to do based on salary caps," Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said. "You have to change that roster. The Islanders were able to keep that group together virtually the same.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Steven Stamkos, Victor Hedman ready to join Lightning's charitable legacyJeff Vinik was the first to raise his hand for a $10,000 donation. "I'm good f
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Jeff Vinik was the first to raise his hand for a $10,000 donation. "I'm good for it," Vinik quipped. General manager Steve Yzerman matched Vinik's pledge. So did Cooper, who started the event last year. Then captain Steven Stamkos emerged... Read more
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New York Post
NHL GMs are wasting leverage gifted to them with bad dealsthere in Tampa Bay is generational talent Nikita Kucherov working for $4.767 mi
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
there in Tampa Bay is generational talent Nikita Kucherov working for $4.767 million per on his second deal because his GM, Steve Yzerman, swung the hammer when he had it and forced the Russian winger to cross the bridge when he came to it. But... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning spent endless summer puzzling out a playoff returncandid conversations with your peers, you can only benefit. I feel I'm a better
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
candid conversations with your peers, you can only benefit. I feel I'm a better coach from it." June/July General manager Steve Yzerman did more scouting than usual during the summer, spending time watching AHL Syracuse in the Calder Cup playoffs... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hockey on outside, Detroit Pistons on inside at Little Caesars ArenaLittle Caesars Arena's spacious concourse. Maybe it’s the 30-foot-high mural o
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
Little Caesars Arena's spacious concourse. Maybe it’s the 30-foot-high mural of Gordie Howe. Or the equally grand photo of Steve Yzerman, hoisting the Stanley Cup. Maybe it’s all that Red Wing red, sheathing the 21,000 vinyl-clad seats, and the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning journal: Defensive depth never a bad problem to haveTAMPA — Lightning GM Steve Yzerman feels comfortable carrying eight defensemen
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
TAMPA — Lightning GM Steve Yzerman feels comfortable carrying eight defensemen on the roster, pointing out how teams covet depth at the position. But starting with Friday's season opener, coach Jon Cooper will have to start figuring out how to... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
2017-18 NHL Season Previewan impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stam
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
an impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stamkos for most of the season. General manager Steve Yzerman went right to work in the offseason, adding Chris Kunitz, Dan Girardi, and Mikhail Sergachev to an already... Read more
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CBS Denver
2017-18 NHL Season Previewan impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stam
CBS Denver / Posted 19 days ago
an impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stamkos for most of the season. General manager Steve Yzerman went right to work in the offseason, adding Chris Kunitz, Dan Girardi, and Mikhail Sergachev to an already... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
2017-18 NHL Season Previewan impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stam
CBS Baltimore / Posted 19 days ago
an impressive effort by the Lightning considering they lost captain Steven Stamkos for most of the season. General manager Steve Yzerman went right to work in the offseason, adding Chris Kunitz, Dan Girardi, and Mikhail Sergachev to an already... Read more
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TSN
Sergachev to open season with LightningDrouin, said last month he had no interest in returning to the Windsor Spitfire
TSN / Posted 20 days ago
Drouin, said last month he had no interest in returning to the Windsor Spitfires this season. Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman, however, is making no promises to keep the 19-year-old defenceman longer than nine games and burn a year off... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Three's company; Pens eye 1st NHL three-peat in 35 yearsto start thinking about what doing something his boss (Penguins owner Mario Lem
Lake Placid News / Posted 20 days ago
to start thinking about what doing something his boss (Penguins owner Mario Lemieux), his idol (former Red Wings center Steve Yzerman) and the greatest player of them all (Wayne Gretzky) never did. All three had their shots at a three-peat. All... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning 19-old Mikhail Sergachev makes opening rosteragency). If Sergachev plays 40 games, the Lightning won't get the conditional
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
agency). If Sergachev plays 40 games, the Lightning won't get the conditional 2018 second-round pick from Montreal. GM Steve Yzerman has said there's no rush with the decision. "It could be nine games, 10 games, 40 games," Yzerman... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning rookie Mikhail Sergachev showing 'he gets it'He can't play in the AHL because he's too young. "It could be nine games, 10 g
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
He can't play in the AHL because he's too young. "It could be nine games, 10 games, 40 games, there's no rush," GM Steve Yzerman said. "We haven't decided our lineup for opening night. We'll decide that in a week." Associate coach Rick... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Peter Budaj and the not-so-idle life of a backup goalieVasilevskiy fresh for what they plan to be an extended playoff run. "Peter is
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Vasilevskiy fresh for what they plan to be an extended playoff run. "Peter is a great veteran," Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said. "He did a good job in L.A. and for us he did a good job not in just the games he played but for his... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning's Brayden Point could be perfect fit alongside Steven Stamkos, Nikita Kucherovonly a year ago that Point surprised many by earning a spot on the Lightning's
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
only a year ago that Point surprised many by earning a spot on the Lightning's opening-night roster. No other player in the Steve Yzerman era in Tampa Bay had made that jump from juniors in his first year pro. Not only did Point make the team, he... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Four questions the Lightning still has to answerno doubt Stamkos will be in the lineup in Game 1, just a matter of what kind of
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
no doubt Stamkos will be in the lineup in Game 1, just a matter of what kind of Stamkos we see. * Keep eight 'D'?: GM Steve Yzerman has said he expects to carry eight defensemen, noting how much depth you need at that position. If the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Lightning's Nikita Kucherov has a lot to say — about moving on to a much better seasonto reflect on those statements in our interview. He did address them in separat
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
to reflect on those statements in our interview. He did address them in separate conversations with general manager Steve Yzerman and captain Steven Stamkos, who said they aren't an issue. " 'Kuch' is a guy that cares a lot about the team,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Quick Shifts: Mitch Marner 'nervous' swimming with sharksopen the pre-season versus his favourite team growing up, the Detroit Red Wings
Sportsnet.ca / Posted a month ago
open the pre-season versus his favourite team growing up, the Detroit Red Wings. As a kid, his NHL hero transitioned from Steve Yzerman to Pavel Datsyuk. Meanwhile, in Russia… Old man Datsyuk is leading the entire KHL in points (18), followed by... Read more
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