The Tampa Bay Lightning have a number of prospects on the cusp of NHL stardom. None have garnered more attention than Cory Conacher of the Syracuse Crunch. There are some things you need to know about Conacher—if you don’t already—before he becomes a household name.
The Lightning have no shortage of offensive stars including Steven Stamkos, Martin St. Louis, Teddy Purcell and Matt Carle. They may add another, especially now with the lockout over.
Conacher is a left winger who is playing for the Lightning’s AHL affiliate in Syracuse, but he might not be there long.
Here are five things you need to know about the next Lightning star.