Stamkos’ struggles are representative of Bolts

by Gary Shelton on April 25, 2015 · 2 comments

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Stamkos had to fight to find room to skate against Detroit/JEFFREY S. KING

Stamkos had to fight to find room to skate against Detroit/JEFFREY S. KING

Saturday, 10:30 pm.

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It was crowded by the captain's locker room. No air here. No light there. No room over there.

All around him, there were bodies, crowding him, surrounding him, shutting off any escape.

For Steven Stamkos, it must have reminded him a lot of the way he had spent his night.

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bill j April 26, 2015 at 8:18 am

Gary, why does Cooper get a free pass from the media?
Is there not some question about the play plan needing adjustment?

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Gary Shelton April 26, 2015 at 9:01 am

Good question. I think it’s because of the strides this team has made, the improvement it’s shown. If you think the Light ing is better than the Wings, and it was close in the standings, he’s the reason wjy. But for crying out loud, it was 2-2 a few hours ago. Give it time.

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