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.
Happy Friday! Hopefully, most of you are getting ready for Lightning Fan Fest tomorrow at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Should the weather hold out, it is bound to be a fun filled day.
With yet another day to check off on the calendar, we are one day closer to the start of hockey season. Right now, we only have 21 more days to wait. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen…we are only a Tom Pyatt (11) and a Mike Angelidis (10) away from the first puck drop of the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning hockey season.
Let’s get things rolling here. 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.
Be The Reason (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Miller explains decision to sell Buffalo townhouse (Pro Hockey Talk)
Kadri signs 2-year deal with Leafs (Fox Sports)
Soreness causes Jagr to leave Devils practice (NHL.com)
USA Hockey Magazine ADM Podcasts (USA Hockey)
Blackhawks begin Stanley Cup defense with ‘humble swagger’ and dynasty dreams (Yahoo! Sports)
Tampa Bay Lightning Players with the Most to Prove at 2013-14 Training Camp (Bleacher Report)