Tampa, Pittsburgh Face Off On Social Media Ahead Of Hockey Playoffs
Before the battle on the ice starts between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday, the two cities are facing off in a corner of social media.
The City of Tampa was the first to drop its gloves and taunt its northern rival with a post on Twitter about Pittsburgh’s cold weather.
The City of Pittsburgh responded with a sunrise tweet of its skyline. Then Tampa drew a penalty by posting a picture of one of the city’s bridges lit up in Bolts blue and challenging the “City of Bridges” to a bridge fight.
To see an NHL.com story about the back and forth, click here.