Tampa lures Boyle away from New York
07/01/2014 7:16 PM
07/01/2014 7:24 PM
Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Lightning added to their free- agent crop by signing forward Brian Boyle to a three-year contract Tuesday evening.
The 6-foot-7, 244-pounder played in all 82 regular-season games, totaling six goals and 18 points, then buttressed the Rangers' run to the Stanley Cup Finals with three goals and five assists in 25 postseason contests.
Over 355 NHL appearances for the Kings and Blueshirts since 2007, Boyle has totaled 52 goals and 48 assists with 311 penalty minutes.
Boyle joins ex-Rangers captain Ryan Callahan and former New York defenseman and new Bolts signee Anton Stralman on Florida's Gulf Coast.
Join the Discussion
Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.