Back of the Net: Bolts By The Bay 8/14/13

Apr 9, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) is congratulated by defenseman Sami Salo (6) and teammates after they beat the Ottawa Senators at Tampa Bay Times Forum. Tampa Bay Lightning defeated thte Ottawa Senators 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Welcome to this morning’s edition of Back of the Net where we take you through all the latest and greatest news and updates from in and around the Bolts Nation, and the world of hockey.

We’re halfway through the work week, and one day closer to the weekend. You know what else we are one day closer to? Hockey season!

That’s right ladies and gentlemen, we are only a Valtteri Filppula (51) days away from the start of Lightning hockey!

Well, there is no time like the present to get down to business, so here we go…

Sit back and relax as we take you through all the latest updates, news, and rumors from not just around the Bolts Nation, but the great, wide world of hockey.

Richard, Kucherov Get Crash-Course In Offseason Training (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Predicting Which NHL Teams Will Be Biggest Risers and Fallers in 2013-14 Season (Bleacher Report)

Dallas Stars deny tampering with Evgeni Malkin, but did Sergei Gonchar? (Puck Daddy)

Senators GM: We could’ve fit Alfredsson and Ryan (NHL.com)

Blackhawk Spy Report: The Washington Capitals (Blackhawk Up)

Five Bruins That Will Roar In 2013-14: # 5 – Daniel Paille (Causeway Crowd)

Over/Under: Craig Anderson (SenShot)

MoJo On The Trade Block? (Stars and Sticks)

The 1974-75 New York Islanders: Where It All Began (Eyes on Isles)

St. Louis ‘pushing’ to make Canada’s 2014 Olympic team (Pro Hockey Talk)

 

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Topics: NHL, Tampa Bay Lightning

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