2017-2018 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning went 8-1-1 for their last 10 games last season, but it wasn’t enough to make the post-season. There were reasons for the shortfall, like the injury to Steven Stamkos that kept him out of action after just 17 games. Ryan Callahan was out of action as well. He was limited toContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning”

Tampa Trades Ben Bishop to Los Angeles

The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded goalie Ben Bishop to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for goalie Peter Budaj, defenceman Erik Cernak, a seventh round pick for the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, and a conditional pick. The trade sends a interesting message as to the Kings’ intentions in goal, what with Jonathan Quick justContinue reading “Tampa Trades Ben Bishop to Los Angeles”

Kings’ Goaltending Issues Continue

To say things aren’t going according to plan in Los Angeles would be an understatement for the Kings. As news emerged on Monday that goalie Jeff Zatkoff would be missing no more than a week due to a groin injury he suffered on Saturday, there was at least a silver lining. “I think a weekContinue reading “Kings’ Goaltending Issues Continue”