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Tampa Bay Lightning Enter into Affiliation Agreement with ECHL's Kalamazoo Wings

May 25, 2016 - SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Tampa Bay Lightning have entered into a one-year affiliation agreement with the Kalamazoo Wings of the ECHL today, the team announced. Kalamazoo will serve as the Lightning's primary ECHL affiliate starting with the 2016-17 season. "We are very happy to welcome the Kalamazoo Wings to the Lightning organization today," Lightning assistant general manager Julien BriseBois said. "The Wings have maintained a strong commitment to success and we are proud to partner with them. We look forward to furthering ... Full Story

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Tampa Bay Lightning Resign Forwards Joel Vermin, Tanner Richard to One-Year Contracts

May 21, 2016 - SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Tampa Bay Lightning have resigned forwards Joel Vermin and Tanner Richard to a one-year, two-way contracts, Lightning vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Vermin, 24, skated in six games with the Lightning during the 2015-16 regular season, recording one assist and a plus-1 rating. He made his NHL debut on November 19 and recorded his first point on November 21 at the Anaheim Ducks. Vermin recorded a season-high for ice time on November 21 against the Ducks with 12:22. ... Full Story

Syracuse Crunch to Hold Meet and Greet Watch Party with New Head Coach Benoit Groulx May 18

May 16, 2016 - SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse Crunch are holding an exclusive meet and greet watch party with newly named head coach Benoit Groulx for all 2016-17 ticket holders and corporate partners in the Library Lounge at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse on Wednesday, May 18 beginning at 6 p.m. Groulx was hired by the Tampa Bay Lightning and named Crunch head coach on May 10. He previously served as the head coach and general manager for the Gatineau Olympiques of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Following the meet and greet, Crunc... Full Story

Syracuse Crunch to Hold Exclusive Meet and Greet with Head Coach Benoit Groulx May 18

May 12, 2016 - SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse Crunch are holding an exclusive meet and greet with newly named head coach Benoit Groulx for all 2016-17 ticket holders and corporate partners at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse on Wednesday, May 18 from 6 to 7 p.m. The meet and greet will be held in the Library Lounge at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse located at 701 E. Genesee St. in Syracuse. This will be the first opportunity for Crunch fans to meet the team's new head coach. The meet and greet will be exclusive to 2016-17 Crunch season ticket and mi... Full Story


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