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Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman didn't sleep much Sunday night. "Couple hours," Yzerman said. "Up late, up early." Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman didn't sleep much Sunday night.
Defenseman Braydon Coburn knows trade rumors are part of playing in Philadelphia, so he had his phone off as he went to sleep the eve of the deadline.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman got a veteran defenseman he was looking for, but it took some late night deals, and parting with a couple players off his regular roster to do it.
Just like everyon else, the Lightning players are waiting to see what general manager Steve Yzerman does before Monday's 3 p.m. trade deadline.
With the trade deadline looming Monday, the Lightning would still like to add a veteran defenseman, preferably a right-handed shot.
Goalie Ben Bishop debuted his new glow-in-the-dark mask Friday night, and picked up a shutout in a 4-0 win over the Blackhawks.
A few Lightning players have called rookie wing Jonathan Drouin a "magician" with the puck.
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For rookie goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy, Wednesday's spot start for AHL Syracuse provided more than just game experience during a long break in the Lightning schedule.
Considering the limited Lightning depth on defense, it likely caused some concern when top defenseman Victor Hedman left Thursday's practice early.
Lightning center Steven Stamkos is one of the game's top stars, and is capable of making a highlight-reel play at any moment.
For the second half of Monday's 3-2 loss to the Kings, rookie wing Jonathan Drouin was mostly a spectator.
Lightning veteran defenseman Matt Carle said he didn't know too much about adductor muscles in his abdomen until he tore them in mid-January.
The Tampa Sports Commission and Tampa Bay Lightning plan to apply to host the IIHF 2018 World Junior championships.
The sudden death of former NHL D Steve Montador hit home for Lightning D Jason Garrison, a good friend.
TAMPA -- Tonight's game against St. Louis is the midpoint in a stretch of 11 straight games for the Lightning against Western Conference opponents, and the Blues' style of play should prepare Tampa Bay for what they'll face in the next two weeks during a five-game road trip.
TAMPA -- Lightning rookie center Vladislav Namestnikov understood the need for him to spend most of the past two months with the AHL's Syracuse Crunch, but back in the NHL for tonight's game against St. Louis, he's eager to show he can make plays at this level.