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.
Tomorrow, our Tampa Bay Lightning open the doors to the Tampa Bay Times Forum to not just all of us, the Bolts Nation, but to the in-state rival Florida Panthers. You can bet that the Bolts will be looking to capitalize on the energy of the home crowd to really take it to the Panthers. Are you ready to Be The Thunder?
Today, like most others at the beginning of a season, is a busy day in the NHL.
So, without further ado, let’s get this party started. 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.
Top Gun Line Ready to Fire on All Cylinders (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Detroit Red Wings Prospects Most Likely to Be Called Up in 2013-14 (Bleacher Report)
Wild center Coyle out 3-4 weeks (Fox Sports)
Flyers players take onus for Laviolette’s firing (NHL.com)
Afternoon Edition Oct. 8: Lessons learned and coaching changes (Raw Charge)
3 Stars From The Buffalo Sabres Week 1 (Sabre Noise)
Is The Leafs’ Quick Start Fluky Or Legit? (Editor in Leaf)
New Coyotes owners supremely confident of franchise’s future successes in Phoenix (Yahoo! Sports)