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Former NHL forward Jason Williams was watching a UFC fight on television in his London, Onatario home Saturday night when his nephew Lucas interrupted him. "You see Kucherov's goal?" Lucas asked.
The fact captain Steven Stamkos has been skating regularly with the team the past few weeks has been an encouraging sign.
Nikita Kucherov's gutsy, schoolyard shootout goal Saturday caught many Lightning people by surprise. "I thought he muffed it," said Lightning radio voice Dave Mishkin. Nikita Kucherov's gutsy, schoolyard shootout goal Saturday caught many Lightning people by surprise.
The Lightning's loss to the Penguins Friday certainly hurt, a flurry of turnovers and "young mistakes" costing them.
Veteran defenseman Mark Streit laughed Friday when asked to recall his roughly one hour as member of the Lightning.
Peter Budaj will make his Lightning debut tonight against the Penguins.
You would have thought the Lightning lost Wednesday night listening to players discuss the 4-3 overtime win over Carolina.
Lightning wing Nikita Kucherov is in a zone right now.
The Lightning certainly wasn't a buyer at the trade deadline. It was more like sellers, dealing veterans Ben Bishop, Brian Boyle and Valtteri Filppula by Wednesday's 3 p.m. deadline. That doesn't help Tampa Bay in the short-term make the playoffs. The Lightning certainly wasn't a buyer at the trade deadline.
The Lightning was finally able to move center Valtteri Filppula Wednesday.
Much has been made about what the Lightning has already lost. Gone is two-time Vezina Trophy finalist goalie Ben Bishop, dealt to L.A. Much has been made about what the Lightning has already lost.
Brian Boyle took his routine pre-game nap Monday afternoon preparing to play for the Lightning against the Senators.
Goalie Ben Bishop had a 'strong feeling' he was going to get traded by Wednesday's deadline.
Much has been made about the return the Lightning received for goaltender Ben Bishop in Sunday's surprise deal to the Kings.
With all the focus on GM Steve Yzerman's press conference on the Ben Bishop trade, there was a significant development during the Lightning's optional skate.
When goalie Ben Bishop missed Sunday's practice due to the flu, it sparked trade speculation around the hockey world. "That set off a firestorm," agent Allain Roy said. When goalie Ben Bishop missed Sunday's practice due to the flu, it sparked trade speculation around the hockey world.