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Wednesday, Sep 02, 2015

Bolts Report

An ice hockey blog by Erik Erlendsson

Erik has provided hockey fans in Tampa with an insider view of the Tampa Bay Lightning since the 2001-02 season, covering it all from a Stanley Cup championship in 2004, holding the first overall pick in 2008 and everything in between. A native of Gloucester, Mass., Erlendsson has lived in Tampa since 1983 and been with the Tampa Tribune since 1997.

Lightning return to crowd of loyal fans

Published:   |   Updated: June 16, 2015 at 08:34 PM
By Olivia Stacey

The Stanley Cup Final may be over, but the support for the Tampa Bay Lightning certainly is not.

When the players’ airplane pulled onto the tarmac on Tuesday afternoon, hundreds of fans were waiting outside the Tampa International Jet Center to welcome the team back to the Bay area.

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Lightning discuss 2-1 loss to Chicago in Game 5

Published:   |   Updated: June 14, 2015 at 12:15 PM
TBO.com staff

Olivia Stacey recaps the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 2-1 loss to the Blackhawks in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final.

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Lightning react to 4-3 victory over Blackhawks

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Olivia Stacey recaps the Lightning’s 4-3 victory in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final.

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Lightning look to regroup in Game 2

Published:   |   Updated: June 6, 2015 at 09:44 AM
By Olivia Stacey

The Bolts have been 7-1 in games following a defeat in the 2015 playoffs and they hope to continue that resiliency tomorrow night following their Game 1 loss in the Stanley Cup Final.

In this video, Lightning head coach Jon Cooper and several players discuss their mindset for Game 2 against the Chicago Blackhawks.

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