Sep 18, 2013; Orlando, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning players celebrate after center Tom Pyatt (11) scores a goal in the third period to tie the game against the St. Louis Blues at the Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob Foldy-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net: Bolts By The Bay 9/23/13


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.

The Lightning are off to a very good start this preseason! They head into tomorrow night’s game against the Nashville Predators 4-0. While there have been a few close calls along the way, the boys in blue have come out on top when the final buzzer sounded. Can they keep this momentum moving into the regular season? We’ll all have to keep watching to find out for sure.

We are only a Tom Pyatt away from the start of the season! That’s right, ladies and gentlemen…we are just 11 days from the first official puck drop of the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning hockey season!!

Ok, Bolts fans…let’s contain our excitement for  a minute, or at least try to, and get down to business.

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.

Mishkin’s Musings: Training Camp Thoughts (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Kessel explains slashing Scott: ‘He said he was going to jump me’ (Pro Hockey Talk)

Morrow signs with Blues (NHL.com)

Avalanche claim Cliche off waivers (TheAHL.com)

Sabres demote 6 to AHL Rochester (ESPN)

Oilers F Gagner has broken jaw (Fox Sports)

Matt Read, Flyers Agree To Four-Year Extension (Broad Street Buzz)

Boston Bruins Preseason: It’s Svedberg’s Job To Lose Now (Causeway Crowd)

Ben Eager threatens Canucks skill players with retribution after Sam Gagner injury (Puck Daddy)

Why Alex Killorn Is Tampa Bay Lightning’s Biggest X-Factor for 2013-14 Season (Bleacher Report)

 

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