Apr 16, 2013; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) makes a save during the second period against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Center. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net: Bolts By The Bay 8/20/13


Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Welcome to today’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.

With another day to mark off of the calendar, we are now only a Ben Bishop (30) and a Brian Lee (15) away from the official start of hockey season! That’s right, ladies and gentlemen…only 45 more days left!!

As usual, there is lots going on in the world of hockey, so there is no time like the present to get down to business.

So…without further ado, 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.

Predicting Stanley Cup Dark Horses for the 2013-14 NHL Season (Bleacher Report)

New York Rangers, National Hockey League of Nations (Puck Daddy)

Pens CEO: That’s not Sidney Crosby (ESPN)

Hawks Believe Raanta is ‘Different Than Any Other Goalies’ (Pro Hockey Talk)

Oberg Joins Wolves (TheAHL.com)

30 in 30: Karlsson, Anderson Two Senators Questions (NHL.com)

Montreal Canadiens Atlantic Division Is Most Historic In NHL (A Winning Habit)

Ranking The Metropolitan Hate: #1 (Stars and Sticks)

Can Chris Kunitz Have Same Success In 2013-14? (Pens Labyrinth)

3 Periods: Potential Breakout Players (Blackout Dallas)

 

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