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How did it all go wrong?



After winning the Stanley Cup championship in 2003-04, the Tampa Bay Lightning has finished near the bottom of the National Hockey League standings the past three seasons. Now, new owner Jeff Vinik has a chance to restore the luster to the franchise. But not without a lot of difficult decisions. Where did it all go wrong? Look back at the events that put the Bolts in this position in a special photo gallery.

[Last modified: Sunday, May 9, 2010 12:15am]


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