The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa Heads to Cup Final

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, September 17th, 2020 News The Arizona Coyotes have named Bill Armstrong their new General Manager. Previously with St. Louis as an Assistant General Manager/Director of Amateur Scouting, Armstrong was instrumental in the Blues winning the 2019 Stanley Cup. Armstrong is the 10th General Manager in franchise history. Arizona Coyotes … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa Heads to Cup Final

Lightning Advance to Stanley Cup Final

Tampa looks to advance to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2015 while the Isles look to stay alive in Game 6 tonight. In Game 5, the Isles won 2-1 in double OT. Game 6 Tale of the Tape *Graphic is the property of the NHL, NHL Public Relations, New York Islanders, … Continue reading Lightning Advance to Stanley Cup Final

The Stanley Cup Daily – Isles Stay Alive

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 News The Washington Capitals hire Peter Laviolette as their new head coach. TXHT Report - Official! Capitals Name Laviolette Head Coach Washington Capitals Release can be read here. https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1305861206272548864?s=20 The Arizona Coyotes announce they have signed goaltender Adin Hill to a one year, one way contract. … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Isles Stay Alive

The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa Gets One Game Closer

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, September 13th, 2020 News The New York Islanders announced before the start of Game 4 that forwards Casey Cizikas and Tom Kuhnhackl are both injured and have left the bubble, and will not be returning for the rest of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. https://twitter.com/NYIslanders/status/1305216737370144768?s=20 The NHL announced defenseman Mark … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa Gets One Game Closer

The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa’s Winning Streak Halted

NHL News and Notes from Friday, September 11th, 2020 News The NHL announced the new dates for the 2020 NHL Draft, and for the first day of Free Agency. The 2020 Draft will take place virtually with the First Round taking place on Tuesday, October 6th at 7p ET. The Second through Seventh Rounds will … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Tampa’s Winning Streak Halted

The Stanley Cup Daily – Lightning Beat the Buzzer

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 News The NHL announced the finalists for the 2019-20 Jim Gregory General Manager of the Year Award. Julien Brisebois - TB Lou Lamoriello - NYI Jim Nill - DAL https://twitter.com/PR_NHL/status/1303742586776162304?s=20   The NHL also announced that they have joined the Rally to Vote Coalition to promote … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Lightning Beat the Buzzer

Kucherov Scores Game Winner, Down Isles 2-1

New York Islanders projected lineup  Anders Lee -- Mathew Barzal -- Jordan Eberle Anthony Beauvillier -- Brock Nelson -- Josh Bailey Andrew Ladd -- Jean-Gabriel Pageau -- Leo Komarov Matt Martin -- Casey Cizikas -- Cal Clutterbuck Adam Pelech -- Ryan Pulock Devon Toews -- Scott Mayfield Nick Leddy -- Andy Greene Semyon Varlamov Thomas Greiss Scratched: Derick Brassard, Ross Johnston, Otto Koivula,  Tom Kuhnhackl, Michael Dal Colle, Sebastian Aho, Johnny Boychuk, Noah Dobson, Thomas Hickey, Christopher Gibson Unfit to play: None  Tampa Bay Lightning projected … Continue reading Kucherov Scores Game Winner, Down Isles 2-1

The Stanley Cup Daily – Lightning Strikes Often

NHL News and Notes from Monday, September 7th, 2020 News The NHL announced that during the week of August 30th through September 5th that 2,534 tests were administered with zero positive cases. https://twitter.com/PR_NHL/status/1303022799141904386?s=20   Bobby Ryan of the Ottawa Senators was announced as the recipient of the 2020 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. Ryan entered the … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Lightning Strikes Often

Lightning take Game 1, Route Islanders 8-2

Tampa Bay Lightning Lines and Defencive Pairings Ondrej Palat -- Brayden Point -- Nikita KucherovAlex Killorn -- Anthony Cirelli -- Tyler JohnsonBarclay Goodrow -- Yanni Gourde -- Blake Coleman Pat Maroon -- Cedric Paquette -- Victor Hedman -- Kevin ShattenkirkRyan McDonagh -- Erik CernakMikhail Sergachev -- Zach Bogosian/Luke SchennAndrei VasilevskiCurtis McElhinneyScratched: Braydon Coburn, Mathieu Joseph, Alexander Volkov, Scott … Continue reading Lightning take Game 1, Route Islanders 8-2