Lightning’s Kucherov suspended for Game 3

NHL leading scorer Nikita Kucherov has been suspended for Game 3 of the Tampa Bay Lightning’s first-round series against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
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Sens’ Smith, Lightning’s Kucherov fined $5K each

Zack Smith of the Ottawa Senators and Nikita Kucherov of the Tampa Bay Lightning have been fined $ 5,000 each Saturday for rough play during separate games.
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Inside the Lightning’s ‘Rangers South’ strategy: Will it pay off?

Tampa Bay has five players who skated for the Rangers’ Stanley Cup Final team in 2013-14, including Ryan McDonagh and J.T. Miller, added at the trade deadline this season. What’s behind that strategy, and will it result in another trip to the Cup Final?
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GM of the year finalists: Ducks’ Bob Murray, Rangers’ Glen Sather, Lightning’s Steve Yzerman

GM of the year finalists: Ducks’ Bob Murray, Rangers’ Glen Sather, Lightning’s Steve Yzerman
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