Apr 16, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) talks with center Alex Killorn (17) during the third period in game one of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Tampa Bay Times Forum. Montreal Canadiens defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Tampa Bay Lightning: Back of the Net – June 2, 2014


Good afternoon, Bolts Nation! Welcome to today’s edition of Back of the Net where we bring you all the latest and greatest news and updates from not just here in the Bolts Nation, but around the entire world of hockey.

The final round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs is set. Dustin Brown and the Los Angeles Kings will be going head-to-head with Brad Richards and the New York Rangers. This means that starting on Wednesday; we will be in for some of the most intense hockey action that we have seen all season long.

Meanwhile, teams like the Tampa Bay Lightning are plugging along in their preparations for the upcoming 2014-15 season.

Keeping all that in mind, let’s take a look at what is going on around the National Hockey League today.

Phil Esposito to Attend Lightning Made Hockey Camp in Ellenton (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Talbot, Miller remain day-to-day for Rangers (NHL.com)

New York Rangers Need To Play Their Way (Blue Line Station)

Toronto Maple Leafs looking to move up in the draft? (FanSided)

Is Rene Bourque A One-Hit Wonder? (Too Many Men on the Site)

Reasons to Believe Rangers Will Win Stanley Cup (Bleacher Report)

LA Kings Dethrone Chicago, Head To Stanley Cup Finals (Rink Royalty)

The Sweater Series (Or Notable Numbers) #2: Eric Brewer (Raw Charge)

Busy Offseason Awaits Marc Bergevin & The Montreal Canadiens (A Winning Habit)

Carolina Hurricanes: Head Coach Candidates Square Off in the Stanley Cup Final (Cardiac Cane)

 

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