Tag Archives: Nikolai Khabibulin

Lecavalier’s OT Winner in Game 7 Sends 3rd-seeded ’10-’11 Lightning to First UNP Appearance; Defeat Top-seeded, Reigning Representatives ’03-’04 Lightning

Two goals per period was enough for the top-seeded ’03-’04 Lightning to win Game 1. Cory Stillman accounted for two of them as the top seed won 6-4. Then, in Game 2, the ’03-’04 Lightning scored three goals in about … Continue reading

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Khabibulin Posts 1.50 GAA, .962 SV% as Top-seeded ’03-’04 Lightning Sweep 5th-seeded ’13-’14 Lightning

Goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin was far and away the best player in this series. He began it by stopping 32 of 33 shots against in Game 1 as the top-seeded ’03-’04 Lightning won 4-1. Martin St. Louis and Brad Richards led … Continue reading

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5th-seeded ’13-’14 Lightning Defeat 4th-seeded ’02-’03 Lightning in Five Games

Two goals from┬áVincent Lecavalier in the third period led the 4th-seeded ’02-’03 Lightning to a 4-2 win in Game 1, but that would be their only win in this series. They trailed the 5th-seeded ’13-’14 Lightning 5-4 halfway through the … Continue reading

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St. Louis and Richards Lead Top-seeded ’03-’04 Lightning in Sweep of 8th-seeded ’06-’07 Lightning

Brad Richards began the scoring in this series 21 seconds into the second period of Game 1 as he gave the top-seeded ’03-’04 Lightning a 1-0 lead. They held a 3-2 lead after that period and then took a 4-2 … Continue reading

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Top-seeded ’11-’12 Coyotes Defeat 5th-seeded ’97-’98 Coyotes in Six Games to Advance to Qualifier Final

The top-seeded ’11-’12 Coyotes were less than a minute away from taking a 1-0 series lead, but with 54 seconds left, Keith Tkachuk tied the game for the 5th-seeded ’97-’98 Coyotes. That forced overtime where Shane Doan won it just … Continue reading

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