- Newer hockey fans may know former Bolt Chris Dingman for his work in the media than on the ice. A staple of the Sun Sports television broadcast, he shared some of his favorite hockey memories with The Hockey News.
Dinger played for Calgary, Colorado, and Carolina before landing in Tampa. The two time Stanley Cup Champion known for his tough play shared some great stuff. Ever wonder how he got the nickname “Dish” or the funniest hockey person he came across? Wonder no more.
- Our friends at Raw Charge had the honor of coming up with The Essentials for the Lightning over at Yahoo!’s Puck Daddy Blog. A great read and sure to start a debate with your friends. For example, we totally disagree on the essential fight for the franchise.
What would we have picked?
- Here’s a blast from the past. There are a lot of rumors flying on Twitter that former Lightning defenseman Paul Ranger may be close to signing an AHL deal with the Toronto Marlies. Pure speculation at this point, but an interesting footnote. UPDATE: Well, looks like it’s more than a rumor.
-The first casualty of the impending lockout for the Bolts is here. A rookie camp with the Panthers, Hurricanes, and Bruins has been axed.