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Best of the Bolts: White Region - Round of 16 Voting

Voting for your favorite play of the 2016-17 Lightning season continues with the final region in the Round of 16

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

Voting for the White Region in the Best of the Bolts' Round of 16 starts at noon on Tuesday, May 23 and ends at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 26. Each matchup is listed below and you can vote as many times as you'd like for your favorite play in each matchup on TampaBayLightning.com.

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Syracuse falls in Game 2 of Eastern Conference Final in overtime

Crunch head home with the series tied 1-1 after a 2-1 OT loss on Sunday

by Megan Cahill / Syracuse Crunch

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Ben Thomas scored the lone goal for the Syracuse Crunch in a 2-1 overtime loss to the Providence Bruins tonight at the Dunkin' Donuts Center.

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Golden feeling: Hedman leads Sweden to top finish at World Championship

All seven Lightning skaters, plus head coach Jon Cooper, earned tournament medals on Sunday

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

All seven Tampa Bay Lightning skaters plus Lightning and Team Canada head coach Jon Cooper earned a medal at the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, which concluded Sunday with the gold medal and third-place games.

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Canada to battle Sweden for gold at World Championship

Both teams, featuring five Lightning representatives combined, earned semifinal victories on Saturday

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

A quartet of Tampa Bay Lightning players along with Bolts head coach Jon Cooper will compete Sunday for the gold medal at the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship.

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Crunch top Providence 6-3 to take Eastern Conference Final Game 1

Six different players score for Syracuse; Mike McKenna made 33 saves

by Megan Cahill / Syracuse Crunch

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Syracuse Crunch went on top early in the first period and sustained pressure to take a 6-3 win over the Providence Bruins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight at the Dunkin' Donuts Center.

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Lightning prospects aplenty at Memorial Cup

Five Tampa Bay prospects will participate in the prestigious tournament

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

There are plenty of options right now to watch current and future Tampa Bay Lightning stars in competition despite the Bolts missing out on the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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Best of the Bolts: Blue Region - Round of 16 Voting

Voting for your favorite play of the 2016-17 Lightning season continues with the third region in the Round of 16

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

Voting for the Blue Region in the Best of the Bolts' Round of 16 starts at noon on Friday, May 19 and ends at noon on Monday, May 22. Each matchup is listed below and you can vote as many times as you'd like for your favorite play in each matchup on TampaBayLightning.com.

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Vasilevskiy, Kucherov help Russia beat Czech Republic

Team Russia will face Jon Cooper's Team Canada in the semifinal on Saturday

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy rebounded from his worst performance at the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship with perhaps his best on Thursday.

Vasilevskiy stopped all 27 shots he faced in Russia's 3-0 blanking of the Czech Republic in the single elimination quarterfinal round at AccorHotels Arena in Paris. Vasilevskiy's shutout was his third of the tournament and came two days after the 22 year old allowed four goals on 34 shots in a 5-3 loss to the United States in a game to decide the Group A winner.

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Test passed, Crunch set sights on Providence in Eastern Conference Final

The Lightning's AHL affiliate is this deep in the Calder Cup Playoffs for just the third time in franchise history

by Bryan Burns / TampaBayLightning.com

The Syracuse Crunch are in the Conference Final of the AHL Calder Cup Playoffs for just the third time in franchise history.

After dispatching St. John's in four games in a best-of-five series, Syracuse outlasted the Toronto Marlies in a tense, back-and-forth seven-game series in the second round, the Crunch capitalizing on home-ice advantage to win each matchup at the War Memorial Arena, including a 6-3 victory at home in a winner-take-all Game 7 on Wednesday.

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Crunch score five straight goals to beat Toronto in Game 7

Syracuse advances to Eastern Conference Final to take on Providence Bruins

by Megan Cahill / Syracuse Crunch

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse Crunch scored five consecutive goals to down the Toronto Marlies, 6-3, in Game 7 and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals Wednesday night at the War Memorial Arena.

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