HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Atlantic Division > Tampa Bay Lightning
Notices

Distinct Russian flavor in Tampa Bay Lightning's 2012-13 prospect preview

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
09-24-2012, 11:15 AM
  #1
HF Article
Hockey's Future Staff
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Country:
Posts: 6,940
vCash: 500
Distinct Russian flavor in Tampa Bay Lightning's 2012-13 prospect preview


The Tampa Bay Lightning have a number of prospects playing at different levels and in different leagues this season, and with one of the top prospect pools in the league, there are a number of notable names in this year's Prospect Preview.



Pro

Top Pro Prospect
Vladislav Namestnikov, C, Norfolk Admirals (AHL)

Though it might take awhile for the 19-year-old Russian to adjust to the toughness and intensity of the pro game, there's no denying his talent. In 63 games last season, Namestnikov posted 71 points on offensively-charged London Knights, finishing second on the team in scoring. His skating is already on par with most NHL players, and he has a nose for the net which he is willing to get dirty for the good of the team.… read more



More...

HF Article is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
09-24-2012, 01:12 PM
  #2
TheDaysOf 04
Moderator
a new era
 
TheDaysOf 04's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: NJ
Country: United States
Posts: 16,411
vCash: 500
Quote:
...playing on the defending Calder Cup champions, and likely playing behind centers Tyler Johnson and Dana Tyrell.
Quote:
He will likely begin the season in the press box after suffering an injury to his surgically-repaired left shoulder in exhibition, but it is not expected to be serious and he should be back in the lineup a few weeks into the season.

__________________
VL4ever
"It's still All In to me dammit." - Felonious Python
TheDaysOf 04 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
09-24-2012, 02:47 PM
  #3
stryfe604
Believes in Yzergod
 
stryfe604's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Vancouver BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 3,948
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheDaysOf 04 View Post
My sentiments exactly.

stryfe604 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
09-24-2012, 10:16 PM
  #4
The Fear Boners
Plz stop pucks
 
The Fear Boners's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Scrip Club
Country: United States
Posts: 19,988
vCash: 500
I try to let most of it slide, but this is getting ridiculous. If thats all the research you're going to do, just don't bother. Let it go, don't write anything. We won't mind anymore. Its just better this way.

The Fear Boners is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
09-25-2012, 02:33 AM
  #5
stryfe604
Believes in Yzergod
 
stryfe604's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Vancouver BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 3,948
vCash: 500
I also like how they are still under the assumption Norfolk is still our farm team.

stryfe604 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:04 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.