April 4, 2013; Raleigh, NC, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning defensemen Matt Carle (25) makes a pass against the Carolina Hurricanes at the PNC center. The Lightning defeat the Hurricanes 5-0. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net: Bolts By The Bay 8/30/13


Good afternoon, 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.

The weekend is finally upon us; a long one at that. Hopefully, you will all have time to soak up some of the wonderful Florida sun this weekend while you are spending time with your friends and family.

Another day down, we are one day closer to hockey season. Now, we are only 35 days away from hockey season! That’s right ladies and gentlemen, we are only a Matt Carle (25) and a Mike Angelidis (10) away from the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning hockey season!

Just like every day before, it is time to get down to business.

So 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.

Power Play Podcast: Phil Esposito (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Teemu Selanne Announces Return to NHL in Hilarious Golf Spoof Video (Bleacher Report)

Yahoo Fantasy Hockey: The Top 100 players for 2013-14 (Puck Daddy)

Flyers added two major veteran presences this summer (Pro Hockey Talk)

Day with Cup shows Kane’s evolution (ESPN)

30 in 30: New division, same goal for Capitals (NHL.com)

IceCaps’ King retires, joins coaching staff (TheAHL.com)

Zombie apocalypse coming to Philadelphia (Fox Sports)

Boston Bruins Keep GM Peter Chiarelli For Four More Years (Causeway Crowd)

Goalies For Team Canada (Too Many Men on the Site)

 

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