Lightning make a statement with game 2 win

Lightning make a statement with game 2 win

April 17, 2018 0 By admin


Ty Patrick dips Kirsten Patrick, (both) of Tampa, before the start of Saturday’s (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) before heading down the tunnel for warmups before game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Fans hold a large American Flag aloft during the singing of the National Anthem prior to the start of game two of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Tampa. DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center Cedric Paquette (13) collides with New Jersey Devils right wing Stefan Noesen (23) along the boards during first period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Members of Sticks of Fire fan club make their way to Amalie Arena in Tampa before the start of game two of the Eastern Conference NHL Playoffs of the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils. [Saturday April 14, 2018] [Photo Luis Santana | Times] LUIS SANTANA | Times

New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) watches as New Jersey Devils defenseman Sami Vatanen (45) kicks the puck into the net for a goal as New Jersey Devils defenseman Andy Greene (6) looks on during the second period of game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Tampa. Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) was credited with the goal. The Lightning won 5-3. DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center J.T. Miller (10) lays a check on New Jersey Devils defenseman Sami Vatanen (45) along the glass during first period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) raises his arms to celebrate as he skates passed New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) as the Bolts go up 4 to 1 during second period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) against the New Jersey Devils during first period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). Callahan did not return for late action as it was reported he has an injury. DIRK SHADD | Times

From left: New Jersey Devils center Blake Coleman (20), Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Dan Girardi (5), New Jersey Devils center Travis Zajac (19), Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) have a heated discussion in front of Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) during the first period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) is looked at by the official after getting jostled in net during third period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). goaltender Cory Schneider (35) came in relief after New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) was chased during second period action. DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) takes a hit from New Jersey Devils right wing Stefan Noesen (23) after dumping the puck in during third period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) battles for possession with New Jersey Devils center Nico Hischier (13) during the first period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) can’t reach a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) during the second period of game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Tampa. DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) gets up from a hit by New Jersey Devils right wing Stefan Noesen (23) after dumping the puck in during third period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal with Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) during the first period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) beats New Jersey Devils right wing Kyle Palmieri (21) to the puck and scores from an odd angle to beat New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) as the Bolts of up 4 to 1 during second period action of game two of the first round of the NHL playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa Saturday afternoon (04/14/18). DIRK SHADD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) threads a pass in front of the net with New Jersey Devils defenseman Andy Greene (6) defending and Tampa Bay Lightning center J.T. Miller (10) on offense during the second period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

New Jersey Devils left wing Patrick Maroon (17) tangles with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman (6), left, during the third period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) battles New Jersey Devils center Travis Zajac (19) on a faceoff during the third period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) challenges in the crease with New Jersey Devils defenseman Damon Severson (28) and New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) defending during the first period of Saturdays (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

Lightning fan Jared Mantell, of Clearwater, leaps to make contact with a statue of Dave Andreychuk while walking to Thunder Alley before the start of Saturday’s (4/14/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New Jersey Devils in game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times

View previous All Eyes photo galleries of the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Stanley Cup run: http://www.tampabay.com/sports/hockey/lightning/All-Eyes-Lightning-strikes-at-the-Stanley-Cup_167376415





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