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Lightning, Sun Sports partner for Social Media Night Tuesday, March 13

Monday, 03.12.2012 / 1:26 PM / Bolts Report
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Lightning, Sun Sports partner for Social Media Night Tuesday, March 13

Lightning Watch & Win Presented by JetBlue

Follow the @TBLightning feed on Twitter throughout tonight's Sun Sports broadcast to find the answers to three Watch & Win questions.

Once the questions have been covered on air and all of the answers have been revealed on Twitter submit your official entry form along with the answers for your chance to win a trip to Boston to see the Lightning face off against the Bruins in their final meeting of the season on Tuesday, March 27.

The winner and one guest will receive round-trip airfare, courtesy of JetBlue, as well as airport parking at Tampa International Airport, hotel accommodations and game tickets. Click here for official contest rules.


Submit your official entry form by clicking here.



Social Media Night Information:

Calling all Lightning fans! Get ready to #TweetTheThunder. The Tampa Bay Lightning game against the Boston Bruins on Tuesday at the Tampa Bay Times Forum will give fans watching at home on Sun Sports a few new ways to get involved in the game.

The Lightning and Sun Sports are hosting Social Media Night, and fans watching at home will be able to get into the game in the following ways:

Watch and Win Presented by JetBlue: Fans watching the broadcast and following @TBLightning on twitter will have the opportunity to answer Twitter questions for the chance to win autographed prizes. Following the game, fans can then enter to win a grand prize fly away trip to watch Tampa Bay face the Bruins in Boston for their final meeting of the season on March 27, courtesy of JetBlue. The winner and one guest will receive round-trip airfare, courtesy of JetBlue, as well as airport parking at Tampa International Airport, hotel accommodations and game tickets. Tune into Sun Sports for the Lightning LIVE pregame show at 7 pm and follow @TBLightning for all the details on entering to win.

Interactive pregame and postgame: Fans are encouraged to send their tweets to @TBLightning, @SunSportsBolts, and @PaulKennedyFOX using the hashtag #TweetTheThunder for an opportunity to appear on the broadcast in selecting player interviews, sending questions for players, broadcasters and the team, etc.

Pregame interview: A Tampa Bay Lightning communications representative will join Paul on set to talk about social media efforts on Facebook and Twitter with the team, as well discuss as the importance of social media in the sports world. Send your questions to @PaulKennedyFOX with the hashtag #TweetTheThunder to submit questions for the pregame skate.

First intermission interview: FOX Sports Florida Girls will talk about their experiences on Twitter, Facebook and Tout and interact with Lightning fans.

Interactive in-game: On Paul’s cue, viewers can send postgame questions for Rick Peckham and Bobby “The Chief” Taylor using the hash tag #TweetTheThunder. Paul will pick the best submissions and act on your questions/suggestions, while also mentioning your handle.

Behind-the-scenes tweets: @TBLightning & @SunSportsBolts will generate behind-the-scenes tweets all day from the truck, booth and around the arena.

Online: All SunSportsFOXFL tweets will populate the FOXSportsFlorida.com Lightning homepage. And for the Lightning fan who can't get enough tweets, don't miss out on following these folks:

Steven Stamkos - @RealStamkos91
Vincent Lecavalier - @VLecavalier4
Victor Hedman - @heds77
Brett Connolly - @bconnolly8
Ryan Shannon - @ryanshannon22
Nate Thompson - @NateThompson44
Marc-Andre Bergeron - @bergeron47
Keith Aulie - @kaulie59
Mike Commodore - @commie22
Bruno Gervais - @bruno_gervais27
Brendan Mikkelson - @Bmikk29
JT Wyman - @WyTJayman