Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Anders Lindback (39) Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net – March 24th


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 may have suffered a loss at the hands of Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins; however, it was not just a simple loss, but an overtime loss.

This means that the Lightning did not leave Pittsburgh empty handed, but with one point.

Tonight, the Lightning look to get back in the business of bringing home two points as they take on Jason Spezza and the Ottawa Senators.

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.

Positives and Negatives (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Crunch shut out Phantoms 3-0 (Syracuse Crunch)

New York Islanders Injury Woes Continue (Eyes on Isles)

Buffalo Sabres Three Stars vs Vancouver Canucks (Sabre Noise)

Greenville Edges ‘Blades in Wild Third Period (Florida Everblades)

Hockey player hits glass so hard, fan falls down (Video) (FanSided)

Woe, Canada! Once In A Generation Season For Canadian Teams? (SenShot)

Detroit Red Wings Earn Valuable Point In Overtime Loss (Octopus Thrower)

NHL Playoff Death Watch: Red Wings leap over Leafs; Panthers eliminated (Puck Daddy)

Tampa Bay Lightning’s 5 Most Impressive Individual Performances in 2013-14 (Bleacher Report)

 

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