NHL analyst Brian Leetch previews the upcoming Boston vs. Tampa Bay series and believes that Tim Thomas is the key for Boston to advance to this year’s Stanley Cup Final.
NHL analyst Brian Leetch previews the Lightning vs. Capitals series and believes Washington will “figure out a way” to eliminate Tampa Bay in six games.
Ilya Kovalchuk scored his fifth winning goal in the last 11 games and the New Jersey Devils continued their amazing playoff push with a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night. Martin Brodeur had 15 saves and Henrik Tallinder also scored as the Devils won for the 18th time in 22 games
After Stamkos scored a power-play goal on the Lightning’s first shot at 5:06 of the first, the Devils scored four straight goals — Kovalchuk (7:59), Rolston (9:19), Elias (11:44) and Zajac (15:54) — to take a 4-1 lead after the opening period. “It’s unacceptable for us to get behind by that much,” Stamkos said. Zajac’s
Clarkson had tied the game at 2 early in the third period with his seventh goal of the season and second of the game. Ilya Kovalchuk set up the power-play tally with a cross-ice pass from the left point that set up a slapshot that beat Lightning goaltender Dan Ellis. Click Here To Continue Reading
NHL legend Brian Leetch discusses Steven Stamkos’ impact on the Tampa Bay Lightning this season. Click Here To View Video