Podcast: What's wrong with the Lightning? Hedman on Lidstrom
The Lightning is in uncharted territory, entering Thursday's game under. 500, and out of a playoff spot.
What's wrong? Is it time to panic for the defending Eastern Conference champions? Times columnist Tom Jones and I break down the funk, and what Tampa Bay can do to get out of it. We also discuss the latest in the contract saga of captain Steven Stamkos.
In an added bonus segment, we caught up with Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman to get his thoughts on his "hockey hero," Red Wings star Nicklas Lidstrom, who was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday.
I'll also answer your #fromthefans questions on Vasilevskiy and line shakeups.
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