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A unique state of mind


Through the years, the Lightning organization has undergone countless changes, whether it is the players on the ice or the arena in which the game is played. One thing, however, has always remained: the unique eye for artwork by the players who have crouched as the last line of defense between the pipes. 

From Nikolai Khabibulin's infamous "Bulin Wall" during the team's run to the 2004 Stanley Cup Championship to Ben Bishop's ode to "TRON" and Peter Budaj's affection for Ned Flanders, nearly every Tampa Bay goaltender has put their own personal touch on masks. Here is a look at each one and the years they were worn.