Category Archives: hockey

Bye, Marty!

In case you haven’t noticed, I am rather fond of writing about things well after they have happened and have started collecting dust.  This post is no different, since Marty St. Louis’ jersey number was retired at least two weeks … Continue reading

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My Stamkos

There are two important facts you should probably know about me. First,  Steven Stamkos is my favorite hockey player, and second, I can’t stand the Detroit Red Wings. Those two factoids seem like separate, random items, no?  They used to … Continue reading

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They’re Out

I’ve been waiting 12 years for my Tampa Bay Lightning to take the Stanley Cup again.  All they had to do to make it to the Stanley Cup finals was survive game #7 against the Pittsburgh Penguins.  And Stamkos was … Continue reading

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Shut Out!

Yesterday was a special day, a day for celebration and festivity and gaiety.  A day for love and observance and gratitude. It was game #5 in the Lightning vs. Islanders series! Did you think I meant Mother’s Day?  Hell no, … Continue reading

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Coolest Hockey Picture Ever

The NHL play-offs are in full swing, my Tampa Bay Lightning have defeated the Red Wings to advance to round #2, and you honestly didn’t expect a hockey-related post?  Pssssh, how little you know me. I didn’t anticipate my Lightning … Continue reading

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Winning Team

Last season, my Lightning were electrifying Stanley Cup finals contestants.  This year?  Let’s just say I had to scroll quite a while to find them listed in the NHL rankings.  *sigh*  Apparently I am destined to never see my hockey … Continue reading

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Guess Who’s In the Playoffs?

It’s been a while since I have written here, but did you really think I was going to let the Stanley Cup Finals commence without a post from me?  Come on, now!  You should know me better than that. I … Continue reading

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