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Kucherov's excellence driving Lightning against Penguins

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines. The young Russian has a knack for scoring when Tampa Bay needs it most, which is one of the reasons the Lightning are within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year. Kucherov has found the back of the net a NHL-leading 11 times in 15 games this postseason, seven of...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Star of the Night: Nikita Kucherov

Nikita Kucherov continues his postseason brilliance with a three point night, including his league-leading 11th goal of the playoffs.
Via SportsNetCanada
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikita Kucherov, Jason Garrison push Lightning past Penguins for critical Game 5 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from a return trip to the Stanley Cup Finals.Tyler Johnson deflected Jason Garrison's wrist shot past Marc-Andre Fleury's glove 53 seconds into overtime to give the Lightning a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday night to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series.Game...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Star of the Night: Kucherov on Fire

Nikita Kucherov led the charge as Tampa Bay tied their best of seven series in Game 4.
Via SportsNetCanada
9 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 5 Goal

Kucherov goal pic.twitter.com/QM8adhlEXW — Stephanie (@myregularface) May 8, 2016 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
21 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lightning’s Kucherov ties the game in the final minute

Watch as Nikita Kucherov scores in the final minute to tie the game and force OT.
Via SportsNetCanada
26 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 4 Power Play Goal

Kucherov goal pic.twitter.com/6hsGb9fYqg — Stephanie (@myregularface) April 19, 2016 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at lightningshout@aol.com.
Via Lightning Shout
April 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Darren Prout sucker punches Nikita Kucherov during scrum (Video)

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Darren Prout sucker punched Tampa Bay Lightning right winger Nikiti Kucherov during a second period scrum during Sunday's game at Nationwide Arena.It all started as goaltender Ben Bishop went behind his net to clear the puck and had his legs taken out by Nick Foligno. Naturally Bishop's teammates came to his defense and came after Foligno, leading...
Via Holdout Sports
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins’ John-Michael Lies Won’t Face Discipline For Hit On Nikita Kucherov

John-Michael Liles won’t miss any time after a questionable hit Tuesday night. In fact, he won’t even have to open his wallet, either. The NHL Department of Player Safety announced Thursday there will be no supplemental discipline for the Boston Bruins defenseman after his high hit on Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov. Liles’ clean record — he’s never been fined...
Via NESN.com
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Lightning Get Out To Early Lead Vs. Bruins On Nikita Kucherov’s Goal (Video)

A point of emphasis for the Tampa Bay Lightning heading into their matchup with the Boston Bruins on Saturday was getting out to an early lead. It’s something the Lightning have struggled to do for most of the season, but that wasn’t the case Saturday. Nikita Kucherov gave Tampa Bay an early 1-0 lead with a power-play goal at the 7:51 mark. Hear NESN’s Billy Jaffe and Dale...
Via NESN.com
October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

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