TAMPA, FLORIDA - JUNE 11: Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning skates with the Eastern Conference Prince of Wales Trophy after defeating the New York Rangers with a score of 2 to 1 in Game Six to win the Eastern Conference Final of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena on June 11, 2022 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Before we get to the Tampa Bay Lightning, first of all, let’s not overlook the amazing run the Florida Everblades just completed!

THE FLORIDA EVERBLADES ARE YOUR 2022 KELLY CUP CHAMPIONS!!!!! 🏆🏆

Posted by Florida Everblades on Saturday, June 11, 2022

Now to NHL. What a run. This team just keeps making disbelievers shake their heads. The Tampa Bay Lightning are going to take a shot at a THIRD straight Stanley Cup! The Bolts wrapped up their series with a win over the New York Rangers Saturday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa. After being down 2 games to none, the Lightning didn’t quit… they came back and took four in a row to win the Eastern Conference Championship… again! Check out the celebration!

 

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