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Steven Stamkos: I'm not injured

April 27, 2015 - 12:39
Lightning star Steven Stamkos put all the speculation to rest Monday, saying he's not playing hurt.
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Lightning prepares for Game 5 against Detroit Red Wings

April 25, 2015 - 10:33
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Cooper indicated there could be lineup changes for Game 4

April 23, 2015 - 12:27
With the Lightning needing a win tonight in Game 4 against Detroit, trailing 2-1 in the best-of-seven series, coach Jon Cooper left the door open for potential tweaks to his lineup. "Could there be changes? Sure," he said.
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Charles Barkley gives Cooper/Lightning a shout-out

April 23, 2015 - 12:18
With the Lightning heading into a must-win Game 4 tonight in Detroit, trailing 2-1 in the best-of-seven series, it got a shout-out from an unexpected fan: Charles Barkley.
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Lightning confident heading into Game 4: 'It's far from over'

April 22, 2015 - 16:18
There’s no question the Red Wings played their best game of the series in Tuesday’s 3-0 win over the Lightning.
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Cooper: Drouin will play in playoffs

April 21, 2015 - 13:15
Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin will be a healthy scratch for tonight's Game 3, the third straight game he's sat out.
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Red Wings' Quincey: Stamkos didn't bite me

April 20, 2015 - 13:01
Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey laughed off the suggestion that Lightning captain Steven Stamkos bit him during Saturday's first-period scrum, putting the ridiculous internet rumor to rest.
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Garrison doubtful for Game 3, but getting closer

April 20, 2015 - 12:46
Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison isn't likely to return to the lineup by Tuesday's Game 3 in Detroit. "Doubtful," coach Jon Cooper said. "He's probably out." Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison isn't likely to return to the lineup by Tuesday's Game 3 in Detroit.
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Drouin disappointed to be scratched; Garrison not ready

April 17, 2015 - 16:06
Lightning rookie wing Jonathan Drouin was playing some of his best hockey down the stretch, his confidence rising.
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Lightning playoff opener is sold out

April 16, 2015 - 14:47

The Lightning announced Thursday afternoon that Game 1 of its first round playoff series with the Red Wings is sold out. There are still limited number of tickets available for Game 2 Saturday.

Tonight's game starts at 7:30 pm and is televised locally on Fox Sports Florida.

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Coburn, Sustr, Killorn in; Drouin and Barberio out for Game 1

April 16, 2015 - 10:59
The Lightning will get defensemen Braydon Coburn and Andrej Sustr, along with forward Alex Killorn back in the lineup for tonight's Game 1 against the Red Wings.
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Lightning will be close to full strength for Game 1

April 15, 2015 - 13:44
The Lightning will almost be at full strength by Thursday's Game 1 of its first-round playoff series with the Red Wings.
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Lightning GM Yzerman will have an 'affinity' with Red Wings 'forever'

April 15, 2015 - 13:21
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said he saw this coming for weeks.
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Witkowski reassigned to AHL Syracuse

April 14, 2015 - 14:36
With the Lightning blueline getting closer to full strength, rookie defenseman Luke Witkowski became the odd man out Tuesday, reassigned to AHL Syracuse.
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Mark Reeds' death hits home for Lightning's Jon Cooper

April 14, 2015 - 12:43
Lightning coach Jon Cooper joined many in the hockey fraternity Tuesday in mourning the loss of Senators assistant Mark Reeds, who died at age 55 of cancer.
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Braydon Coburn says he could return for Game 1

April 14, 2015 - 12:24
It looks like the Lightning could get a pretty big boost for the start of the first-round playoff series.
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Injury updates as Lightning prepares for Detroit Red Wings

April 13, 2015 - 13:07
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Lightning-Red Wings first round schedule set

April 12, 2015 - 09:53
The Lightning will open its first-round playoff series against the Red Wings Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at Amalie Arena, the NHL announced this morning.
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Lightning ready for Red Wings in first round

April 11, 2015 - 22:38
It's the matchup that seemed most likely for weeks, the Lightning facing the Red Wings in the first round of the playoffs.
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Jonathan Drouin sick, and more notes before Game 82

April 11, 2015 - 11:30
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