Lightning Finish Rookie Tournament With Win Over Panthers

by W.B. Philp | Posted on Monday, September 9th, 2013

Yesterday,  in a game that featured four fights and two goals by Nikita Kucherov, the Lightning beat the Panthers 2-1 in their final rookie tournament contest. Goalie Kristers Gudlevskis stopped 22 of 23 shots as the Bolts outshot Florida 32-23. The Lightning (2-0-1) were the only team in the tournament to win two of their three games. Kucherov finished the tournament with four goals.

Here are some images of the tournament. (Photographs courtesy of contributor Joe Martini.)

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