What’s in a name? Lightning players share stories behind nicknames

Lightning center Steven Stamkos is known to his teammates as Stammer.

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While it’s rather easy to figure out how players ended up with some nicknames, like Stammer (Steven Stamkos) and Big Ben (Ben Bishop), others, like Nacho Libre (P.C. Labrie) and The Rancher (Keith Aulie), perhaps aren’t so clear.

In this video from Lightning.com, Lightning players share the story behind their nicknames.