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Back of the Net – March 15th

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 Tampa Bay Lightning had an exciting win over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night which resulted in a Season Sweep of the kitty cats for the first time in franchise history. Don’t spend too long celebrating, though. Tonight, the Bolts are back in action as they defend home ice against Martin Brodeur and the New Jersey Devils.

While we wait for all the action to get started, let’s take a look at what else is going on around the National Hockey League today.

Postgame TBL vs. FLA (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Everblades Make a Duo of Deals (Florida Everblades)

Crunch seize 3-2 overtime victory against Bears (Syracuse Crunch)

How much of an epidemic are shootouts? Not quite at all (Raw Charge)

Report: James Neal Out Due to Suffering Concussion (Pen’s Labyrinth)

Stock Up, Stock Down for Tampa Bay Lightning Top Stars (Bleacher Report)

Carey Price Returns To Practice; Montreal Canadiens Shuffle Lines (A Winning Habit)

Marian Hossa expected to return to Chicago Blackhawks as early as Sunday (FanSided)

Semyon Varlamov Made the Central Division a Must Win for the Hawks (Blackhawk Up)

USA Sled Hockey Advances To Gold Medal Game, Shuts Out Canada 3-0 (Pucks and Pitchforks)


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