Nov 29, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Teddy Purcell (16) skates past Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Matt Niskanen (2) during the second period at Tampa Bay Times Forum. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net – December 2nd


Good morning, ladies and gentlemen of the Bolts Nation! 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, the Tampa Bay Lightning will head to the Nationwide Arena in Columbus to go head-to-head with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The time in between games can be so arduous sometimes. What better way to power through the pain than to catch up with all the latest news in the National Hockey League?

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.

Hedman Gaining Confidence (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov leaves game (ESPN)

Buffalo Sabres The Week That Was (Sabre Noise)

2014 NHL Draft Watch: Sam Reinhart (Blades of Teal)

Bruins Shoot Down The Blue Jackets (Causeway Crowd)

GIF Blackhawks’ Highlights: Hawks Prey On Yotes (Blackhawk Up)

Ranking the 5 Best Wingers in Philadelphia Flyers History (Bleacher Report)

Canucks’ Bieksa punts Brian Boyle’s helmet across ice after brawl (Fox Sports)

Daniel Alfredsson gets standing ovation in return to Ottawa (Video) (Puck Daddy)

25,921 stuffed bears hit the ice during Calgary Hitmen toss game (Video) (FanSided)

 

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