The Tampa Bay Lightning have won their second consecutive Stanley Cup Final, and the third in franchise history. The team appeared dominant in the first three games of the series against a tough Montreal Canadiens team. Montreal won in overtime in Game 4, but the Lightning brought it home at home in front of a capacity crowd.
Just a year ago the team defeated the Dallas Stars in an empty arena. To hear and witness the deafening roar of the home crowd was nothing short of marvelous. Let’s go Bolts!
It’s good to live in Champa Bay. A celebration that will include a boat parade in Downtown Tampa will be announced soon. We’ll update the story as details become available.