Dec 17, 2013; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders center John Tavares (91) carries from the crease as Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) follows and goalie Ben Bishop (30) tends the goal during the first period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net – December 19th

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 Game Day, Bolts Nation! After the Tampa Bay Lightning’s last minute, or should I say last 3 second, win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday, the Bolts are now heading home to take on the Nashville Predators.

The puck doesn’t drop until 7:30 p.m. That means that there is a lot of time in between now and then; time that is perfect for catching up on the latest and greatest in National Hockey League.

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.

Taormina and Tyrell Re-Assigned to Syracuse (Tampa Bay Lightning)

D Dalton Prout to miss 2-3 weeks (ESPN)

National Junior Team Roster Nears Completion (USA Hockey)

Carolina Hurricanes Sign Trevor Carrick To ELC (Cardiac Cane)

Minors Report: San Antonio Rampage, Cyclones (The Rat Trick)

Behind Enemy Lines: A Week In The Central Division (Blackhawk Up)

Patrick Kane beats Carter Hutton with sick backhander (Video) (FanSided)

Ex-NHL coach Dineen to lead Canadian women’s hockey team at Sochi (Fox Sports)

Josh Harding Injury: Updates on Wild Goalie’s Status and Return (Bleacher Report)

24 Reasons Why the Syracuse Crunch are the Biggest, Cuddliest Sweethearts (Syracuse Crunch)


Be sure to stay up-to-date with all the latest Lightning news and updates with Bolts By the Bay. LIKE us on Facebook at Bolts By The Bay, and you can follow us on Twitter at @BoltsByTheBay.

Next Lightning Game Full schedule »
Tuesday, Oct 2828 Oct7:30Arizona CoyotesBuy Tickets

Tags: NHL Tampa Bay Lightning

comments powered by Disqus