Note: This is our first foray into rankings of any kind. Future installments are planned, at this point, for the start, middle and end of each season. To be (hopefully) clear, these rankings are not an assessment of the overall pool of prospects and may be a bit unconventional since only those already under contract… Read More


Note: This is our first foray into rankings of any kind. Future installments are planned, at this point, for the start, middle and end of each season. To be (hopefully) clear, these rankings are not an assessment of the overall pool of prospects and may be a bit unconventional since only those already under contract… Read More


Earlier today, “Coldrice” over at BoltProspects reported his discovery that the Lightning are looking to hire an Assistant General Manager, so it does appear that something is afoot over at Channelside but what, exactly, is far from clear. The Lightning still have Julien BriseBois, current Vice-President and General Manager Steve Yzerman’s prize hire in 2010… Read More


5 BOXSCORE 3 @ 2-2-0 (4 points) 1-3-0 (2 points) Recap For the second consecutive night, the Lightning put on an impressive offensive display. Although the Lightning iced a far-from-hapless squad on Saturday night, given the fact it was missing the star firepower of Vinny Lecavalier and Martin St. Louis and the defensive acumen of… Read More


The Lightning began their 2010-2011 regular season campaign with a revamped defensive corps that, on paper, suggested their would be improvement in the goals-to-goals against differential and plenty of offensive potential to tap.  In particular, the free-agent signings of Brett Clark and former Lightning Pavel Kubina to short-term, cap-friendly (the latter especially true with Clark)… Read More