NEWARK- When the Tampa Bay Lightning exited an eight-day break last week with a game in Colorado, head coach Jon Cooper indicated his team could not have worse start to the game than that night.
Coming out of a three-day break in New Jersey on Tuesday, there was a similar vibe after the puck dropped against the New Jersey Devils. But a little bit of a shake up led to a wake up and after that, the Lightning didn't let up.When the Lightning landed in Denver to face the Avalanche, the start was so slow for Tampa Bay it's like they never even started. In the blink of an eye, Colorado had two goals...
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