Lightning Strikes (Cristodero)
Updated: 7 hours 32 min ago
The Lightning addressed its depleted forward depth at AHL Syracuse Friday by acquiring former Tampa Bay wing prospect Carter Ashton and left wing David Broll from the Maple Leafs for a conditional seventh round pick in the 2016 draft.
Every time Lightning veteran wing Brenden Morrow comes to Dallas, even if it's passing through, there's some nostalgia.
Lightning coach Jon Cooper said touted prospect Andrei Vasilevskiy wasn't brought up to sit the bench.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop said he can't even count how many friends and family will be in the Scottrade Center tonight as he faces his hometown Blues. "It'll be up there," he said.
For the first three months Cedric Paquette spent with the Lightning this season, he was living out of a downtown hotel.
As soon as Lightning center Cedric Paquette capped off his first hat trick Thursday night, dozens of hats were tossed down from the stands onto the ice at Amalie Arena.
The Lightning enters tonight's showdown with the Red Wings trailing by just one point atop the Atlantic Division. But coach Jon Cooper made the pecking order pretty clear. The Lightning enters tonight's showdown with the Red Wings trailing by just one point atop the Atlantic Division.
With the Lightning power play fizzling as of late, it switched up its personnel at Wednesday's practice.
While Lightning center Tyler Johnson participated in today's morning skate - including taking part in the line rushes - he still remained uncertain whether he'd be able to play tonight against the Hurricanes.
The Lightning was a little encouraged to see center Tyler Johnson back on the ice for Monday's practice, considering he missed Sunday's All-Star game due to a lingering lower-body injury.
It's no secret that captain Steven Stamkos loves playing in Tampa, and for the Lightning.
The Lightning knows what it'll miss in veteran defenseman Matt Carle, who is out 6-8 weeks after today's abdominal surgery.
Lightning veteran defenseman Matt Carle will be out 6-8 weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday to repair torn adductor muscles in his lower abdomen.
Lightning veteran defenseman Matt Carle was scheduled to see a specialist Monday regarding the undisclosed injury he suffered Thursday against Edmonton.
The Lightning was in need of veteran forwards - and some grit - during free agency this past summer.
Lightning center Brian Boyle grew up one of 13 children in his large Irish-Catholic family, so it comes as a surprise he’s never been to a carnival.
Lightning defenseman Matt Carle will likely be out through at least the All-Star break due to an undisclosed injury, coach Jon Cooper said today.