Tampa Bay Lightning Offseason Primer

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As a shortened and hectic offseason approaches, the Last Word on Hockey is looking ahead towards how teams will deal with the reality of a flat salary cap. In terms of building a franchise, the offseason is the most crucial time of the year for front offices. However, due to COVID-19, the short-term future of […] READ MORE






Kevin Shattenkirk Scores Overtime Winner to Win Game 4

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Kevin Shattenkirk scored the overtime winner to propel the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-4 victory. The Tampa Bay Lightning are now one win away from their first Stanley Cup since 2004. Kevin Shattenkirk Wins the Game In overtime, Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn got a penalty for throwing down Tyler Johnson with one arm. […] READ MORE



Brock Nelson Wins Game 3 Late for the New York Islanders

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In-Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the New York Islanders found themselves down in the series by two games. Despite the Tampa Bay Lightning missing two of their top forwards, Brayden Point and Alex Killorn. Tampa’s offence didn’t seem to miss a beat. Yet, they were still unable to come up with the win. […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Lightning Alex Killorn Suspended

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The Tampa Bay Lightning will play Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final without forward Alex Killorn. The 30-year-old was removed from Wednesday night’s game after his hit on Brock Nelson of the New York Islanders. Killorn received a 5-minute major for boarding and a game misconduct. The Department of Player Safety made the announcement […] READ MORE