The Tampa Bay Lightning, already the NHL’s best team, won’t stand pat at the trade deadline. The rumor around the league is that the Lightning are going to aggressively pursue Philadelphia’s Wayne Simmonds before next Monday’s deadline. We hear the Lightning are willing to give up a first-round pick and a prospect.
Lightning looking to add gritty scorer at NHL trade deadline
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Carson J. Cooper quit his job as a banker to pursue his dream to be a sportswriter. He believes in pitching inside, hip checks, slow curves, hair flowing out of a helmet, afternoon baseball, making the pitcher bat, keeping an ace kicker, watching Hockey Night in Canada, Jack Morris's forkball, Hoyt Wilhelm's knuckleball and the legend of Gordie Howe.