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Gudlevskis shines in 5-1 win in prospects tournament

September 12, 2015 - 20:05
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 - 13:55
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 - 11:43
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 - 12:17
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 - 11:09
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 - 11:39
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 - 10:52
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 - 14:18
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 - 11:15
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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Vasilevskiy out 2-3 months after vascular surgery

September 4, 2015 - 08:10
Andrei Vasilevskiy was expected to get an increased role this season, the prized prospect playing more games as backup goaltender to starter Ben Bishop.
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No 'reason to panic' yet about Steven Stamkos contract

September 3, 2015 - 04:00
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said his No. 1 priority this offseason was to sign captain Steven Stamkos to a long-term deal.
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Stanley Cup run boosts season ticket sales for Lightning

September 1, 2015 - 13:53
The Lightning's run to the Stanley Cup Final in June made a significant impact the ticket office.
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Lightning Fan Fest set for Sept. 20

September 1, 2015 - 12:22

The Lightning will hold its annual Fan Fest on Sunday, Sept. 20 at Amalie Arena.

About 8,000 attended last year's event. Fan Fest is free and open to the public. More details to come.

Training camp opens Sept. 17. The regular season begins Oct. 8 at Amalie Arena.

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Lightning single-game tickets on sale Friday

September 1, 2015 - 07:46
The Lightning announced today that single-game tickets will be on sale starting Friday at 10 a.m. 
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Lightning hires Brad Lauer as assistant coach

August 18, 2015 - 11:58
The Lightning has hired Brad Lauer to be an assistant under Jon Cooper and presumably work with the power play. 
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Lightning hires Brad Lauer as assistant coach

August 18, 2015 - 11:48
The Lightning has hired Brad Lauer to be an assistant coach to add to coach Jon Cooper's staff. 
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Tyler Johnson hopes to be ready for camp

August 12, 2015 - 17:40
Lightning center Tyler Johnson interrupted his shortened offseason in Spokane, Wash to make a quick trip to Tampa Wednesday.
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Bolts name 'The Chief's' successor: Brian Engblom to take over as color analyst

August 11, 2015 - 10:20
The Lightning finally found its replacement for "The Chief."

Former NHL defenseman and veteran broadcaster Brian Engblom will be the Lightning's new color analyst for Sun Sports, joining play-by-play man Rick Peckham.

"I'm thrillled, it's an awesome opportunity," Engblom told the Times in a phone interview. "I'm …
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