PDA

View Full Version : Purcell looks ahead to successful future with Bolts



Mishey
07-11-2012, 11:29
There was a time, Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Guy Boucher said, when forward Teddy Purcell didn't realize just how good of a player he was.

It appears, however, that the Lightning do, thus explaining why the team signed Purcell to a three-year contract extension on Tuesday.

“I’m happy and relieved to know that I’ll be in Tampa Bay for the next four years,” said Purcell. “We had been talking about it, and I appreciate the faith that Mr. Yzerman and everyone in the organization has in me that allowed for this deal to get done.”

Reading along (http://lightning.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=637607)

Mishey
07-11-2012, 11:29
That time wasn't actually all that long ago either.