The Tampa Bay Lightning started to trim down their roster for the start of the 2013-14 season Saturday. They have sent the following players to the Syracuse Crunch:
Brady BrassartCedrick Desjardins Danick Gauthier Riku Helenius Henri Ikonen Slater Koekkoek Charles Landry Max Langelier-ParentDan Milan Joey Mormina Eric Neilson Nikita NesterovCarl Nielsen Drew Olson Evan Rankin Tanner Richard Artem Segeev Luke Witkowski
The Crunch begins preseason play this week with a three game series against the St. John??s Ice Caps in NewFoundland, Canada.