NHL Tampa Bay Lightning vs Boston Bruins Preview

February 28, 2019

Preview: Lightnings at Bruins The Boston Bruins are playing some of their best hockey of the season despite missing an important player as they prepare to host the NHL-best Tampa Bay Lightning for an Atlantic Division showdown on Thursday. The Bruins knocked off red-hot San Jose 4-1 on Tuesday to extend their point streak to 14 games (10-0-4), but All-Star David Pastrnak (thumb) has missed half of them. To play…


NHL Dallas Stars vs Tampa Bay Lightning Preview

February 14, 2019

Preview: Dallas vs Tampa Bay One of the major reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning have a healthy lead on everyone else in the league with 88 points is their depth and they hope to put it on display again Thursday night against the visiting Dallas Stars. The Lightning had six goal scorers, including at least one from each forward line, and 11 players posted a point in Tuesday’s 6-3 triumph…


NFL Monday Night Football Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Preview

September 24, 2018

Two of the NFL’s most explosive offenses in the early going face off in Tampa to wrap up Week 3 The Pittsburgh Steelers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers have had much different starts to the 2018 season. Seeing that sentence isn’t much of a surprise, except everyone thought it would be for a very different reason. The Bucs are off to a perfect 2-0 start after beating the New Orleans Saints…


NHL Eastern Atlantic 2018-19 Season Preview

September 23, 2018

Top Fantasy Picks from the NHL Eastern Atlantic Division The fantasy hockey staff identifies relevant players from each team for 2018-19. Today, we look at the Eastern Atlantic division franchise players. Top Tampa Bay Lightning Players Nikita Kucherov, RW — The 25-year-old finished third in the NHL with 100 points (39 goals, 61 assists) in 80 games. He also finished top 10 in shots on goal (279), power-play points (36) and…


NHL Playoffs Preview: Lightning at Capitals Game 4

May 17, 2018

Lightning at Capitals Game 4 Preview The Tampa Bay Lightning fought their way back in the series with a vastly improved performance and the reward is a chance to even the Eastern Conference finals Thursday night when they visit the Washington Capitals for Game 4. All-Stars Victor Hedman, Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov combined for seven points as the Lightning recorded a 4-2 victory Tuesday in Washington after dropping the…


NHL Playoffs Preview: Lightning at Capitals Game 3

May 15, 2018

Lightning at Capitals Game 3 Preview The suddenly struggling Tampa Bay Lightning look to begin digging out of a deep hole in the Eastern Conference final series when they visit the red-hot Washington Capitals for Game 3 on Tuesday night. The Lightning dropped the first two games of the series at home by a combined score of 10-4 and a team has not rebounded from down 2-0 to win a…


2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Second-round previews

April 26, 2018

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second-round previews Tampa Bay Lightning vs Boston Bruins The Lightning will come into this series as the more rested team after making quick work of the New Jersey Devils in Round 1. But after coming off an emotional high from a wild Game 7 against the Toronto Maple Leafs, don’t take the Bruins lightly. In fact, the Bruins owned the Lightning during the regular season after walking away with…


2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: First-round previews

April 10, 2018

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs First-round previews Tampa Bay Lightning vs New Jersey Devils From first overall pick to first playoff berth in six seasons, the surprising New Jersey Devils are set to take on the top-seeded Tampa Bay Lightning. The series features a pair of Hart Trophy candidates in Nikita Kucherov and Taylor Hall, but the X-factor should be Devils netminder Keith Kinkaid, who emerged as the starter down the stretch and played phenomenally,…


Fantasy Hockey Playoffs Eastern Finals Preview

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May 13, 2016

Fantasy Hockey Playoffs Eastern Finals Preview The best team in the NHL over the past two month just defeated the best team this season. Now, the Pittsburgh Penguins are off to face last years Eastern Champions Tampa Bay Ligthning in the Eastern Finals. Fantasy hockey playoffs (click to join) doesn’t get any bigger than this. Game 1 starts Friday night at the Consol Energy Center, and will be presented on NBCSN starting…


Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup

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April 4, 2016

Daily Fantasy Hockey Lineup There are only five games on the NHL schedule tonight, and with the season coming to a close, matchups become even more important when considering your daily fantasy hockey lineup. Some daily fantasy players like to spread their wealth over an abundance of games, but as some teams are fighting for their playoff lives others are dreaming of greener pastures so effort levels can waver significantly. In this edition…


NHL Fantasy Hockey Preview Florida Panthers vs Tampa Bay Lightning

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March 26, 2016

Florida Panthers vs Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Fantasy Hockey Preview Two of the best teams in the Eastern Conference face up tonight in this battle for the Atlantic Division supremacy when the Florida Panthers travel to the Tampa to face the Tampa Bay Lightning. This NHL Fantasy Hockey preview is brought to you by FanPicks and WIN up to a $1 million with only $1 when you play in our…


Toronto Maple Leafs vs Tampa Bay Lightning 1/27/16 Preview

January 27, 2016

Toronto Maple Leafs vs Tampa Bay Lightning 1/27/16 Preview Toronto Maple Leafs (17-21-9) at Tampa Bay Lightning (26-18-4) (7 pm EST) The Lightning are well rested, having not played since suffering a 5-2 defeat at the hands of division and state rivals the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. That loss ended a seven-game win streak they had going, and the Maple Leafs themselves lost to the Panthers last night as well, 5-1. With that loss…


Chicago Blackhawks vs Tampa Lightning – 01/21/16 Preview Prediction & Fantasy Picks

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January 21, 2016

Chicago Blackhawks vs Tampa Lightning – 01/21/16 Preview Prediction & Fantasy Picks The Tampa Bay Lightning (25-17-4) have home crowd advantage this time around in this 2nd matchup against the Chicago Blackhawks (32-13-4) this season. It’s also a rematch of the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals, which Tampa lost. Both team are on fire right now, and one of them will be put out at the end of this confrontation. Chicago…