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Friday, May 22, 2015

Martin Fennelly Columns

Harvard man Killorn just does it right
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Harvard man Killorn just does it right

TAMPA — Three years ago this month, Alex Killorn was in the Harvard Yard with his graduating class. His family looked on. He was in the middle of the American Hockey League playoffs, too, for Jon Cooper’s Norfolk Admirals, who were on t...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Lightning’s dynamic unit can’t be slowed
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Lightning’s dynamic unit can’t be slowed

They can’t stop these guys.
Published: 05/21/15
Cooper is definitely part of Bolts run for the Cup
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Cooper is definitely part of Bolts run for the Cup

TAMPA — He’s the man behind the bench, but he’s had a good playoff run, too. It’s the Eastern Conference finals, and Lightning coach Jon Cooper is part of the show that resumes tonight at Amalie Arena, a rising star as he ...
Published: 05/20/15
Bolts’ Johnson sets tone, conquers New York
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Bolts’ Johnson sets tone, conquers New York

NEW YORK — It could have passed for a changing of the guard in Lightning history, from one mighty mite to another.
Published: 05/19/15
Drouin benchings raise questions about his future with Bolts
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Drouin benchings raise questions about his future with Bolts

NEW YORK — He stayed on the ice after the Lightning practiced Sunday. Why not? There’s little reason to believe 20-year-old rookie Jonathan Drouin will register anything but his 12th healthy scratch of the playoffs when the Lightning pl...
Published: 05/17/15
Updated: 05/18/15
Things happen, and few went Lightning’s way
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Things happen, and few went Lightning’s way

We’re only a single game into the Eastern Conference finals, but lessons are aplenty after the Tampa Bay Lightning dropped the opener.
Published: 05/16/15
On some level, Bolts-Rangers series will be personal for both sides
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On some level, Bolts-Rangers series will be personal for both sides

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Marty St. Louis stood at his locker Friday after the New York Rangers practiced for the Eastern Conference finals against his old team. Lightning-Rangers begins this afternoon at Madison Square Garden. But that’s today. ...
Published: 05/16/15
Williams, Bucs a big part of each other's history
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Williams, Bucs a big part of each other's history

TAMPA — This is how it should be.
Published: 05/14/15
Captain Clutch elevates his game
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Captain Clutch elevates his game

TAMPA — Had them all the way.
Published: 05/13/15
Lightning want nothing to do with a Game 7
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Lightning want nothing to do with a Game 7

BRANDON — They’re a win away from the Eastern Conference finals.
Published: 05/12/15