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Vinik talks Stamkos contract, practice facility and more

September 20, 2015 - 14:31
Owner Jeff Vinik has said he hopes captain Steven Stamkos remains with the Lightning for his entire career.
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Vinik confident Yzerman can "figure out the deal" with Stamkos

September 18, 2015 - 16:42
Lightning owner Jeff Vinik has said he hopes captain Steven Stamkos is here for his "whole career" and will "lead us to a lot of Stanley Cups."
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Jonathan Drouin determined to earn bigger role with Lightning

September 18, 2015 - 15:27
Lightning coach Jon Cooper made it clear not read too much into line combinations during training camp.
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Gudlevskis injury considered minor

September 17, 2015 - 13:16
The Lightning got some encouraging news Thursday, with goalie Kristers Gudlevskis' upper-body considered "minor," general manager Steve Yzerman said. 
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Bolts start the new season still burning over the way the last one ended

September 17, 2015 - 11:55
Veteran wing Ryan Callahan was sitting in his Davis Islands home the other night watching television, and Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final was being replayed on NHL Network.
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Johnson encouraged by progress in wrist

September 16, 2015 - 13:20
The Lightning's informal skate had just wrappped up Wednesday morning, but center Tyler Johnson remained on the ice with several others, working on some one-timers.
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Stamkos not thinking about contract as camp opens

September 16, 2015 - 13:04
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos will likely head into Thursday's first day of training camp without a contract extension, an issue that will be one of the biggest storylines throughout the preseason.
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Ray Emery not 'done,' aims for backup role with Lightning

September 15, 2015 - 14:11
There was plenty of uncertainty this summer for Ray Emery.
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Kristers Gudlevskis hurt in prospect tournament

September 15, 2015 - 13:24
The Lightning's depleted goaltending depth took another hit on Tuesday.
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Tampa eliminated from bidding for 2018 World Junior Hockey Championships

September 15, 2015 - 12:50
Despite a strong bid, Tampa was eliminated from contention to host the 2018 World Junior Hockey Championships, USA Hockey announced today.
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Vasilevskiy returns to ice, optimistic on quick recovery

September 14, 2015 - 11:53
Lightning backup goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy did some light skating in full pads Monday for the first time since undergoing surgery to fix a blood clot Sept. 3.
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Gudlevskis shines in 5-1 win in prospects tournament

September 12, 2015 - 21:05
Kristers Gudlevskis knows every game he plays will be important this preseason.
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Goaltending one of many highlights in Lightning prospect tournament

September 11, 2015 - 14:55
Kristers Gudlevskis has played under brighter lights, and for much-bigger stakes, than he will Saturday night in Estero.
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Stamkos arrives without contract, but a lot of excitement

September 10, 2015 - 12:43
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos arrived Thursday at the team's informal skates, with nearly the full team assembled one week before training camp officially opens at Amalie Arena.
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Couple naming their baby after Lightning coach, wing

September 9, 2015 - 13:17
The Lightning's run to the Stanley Cup Final last summer had a big impact in the community, and in ticket sales. Now it's even reaching the nursery.
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Tyler Johnson hopes he won't be limited when training camp opens in a week

September 9, 2015 - 12:09
Lightning center Tyler Johnson joined Triplets linemates Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov for informal workouts Wednesday morning, and looked like his old self.
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Bishop feeling good, Emery getting camp tryout

September 8, 2015 - 12:39
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop was busy Tuesday morning, facing plenty of shots as teammates went through 3-on-3 scrimmages as part of informal workouts.
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Steven Stamkos not worried about contract talks

September 8, 2015 - 11:52
With just over a week remaining before Lightning training camp opens, captain Steven Stamkos has still yet to sign a contract extension.
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Tyler Johnson expected to be ready for training camp

September 4, 2015 - 15:18
While there was some bad news for the Lightning on Friday - with goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy out 2-3 months following vascular surgery - there was an encouraging report on another key player.
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Vasilevskiy's condition "unusual" among hockey players

September 4, 2015 - 12:15
The condition that led Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy to undergo vascular surgery on Thursday isn't entirely rare, with 1,000-2,000 cases in the United States each year.
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