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Tyler Johnson to be a game-time decision against Carolina

January 26, 2015 - 16:30
Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson skated with the Bolts during Monday’s post-All-Star Game practice session before the team boarded a plane for Carolina, but his status for Tuesday’s game versus the Hurricanes is unknown. Johnson was selec...

Burns: Three things we learned from NHL All-Star Weekend

January 25, 2015 - 20:23
A trio of Tampa Bay Lightning players was selected to take part in the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Steven Stamkos and Tyler Johnson earned a spot in Sunday’s All-Star Game – Stamkos’ third and Johnson’s first – and Jonathan Drou...

Tyler Johnson to miss NHL All-Star Game

January 25, 2015 - 14:40
Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson will not participate in the 2015 NHL All-Star Game on Sunday at Nationwide Arena because of a lower-body injury (5 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports). Johnson, who was drafted by Team Toews on Friday, was ...

VIDEO: Jonathan Drouin wins fastest skater competition at All-Star Skills Competition

January 24, 2015 - 21:02
Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin made a quick memory at the NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus. Drouin won the fastest skater competition during the All-Star Skills Competition on Saturday night. His time of 13.103 barely edged out Ottawa's ...

Steven Stamkos to compete in NHL Hardest Shot competition

January 24, 2015 - 12:12
COLUMBUS -- Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews felt a bit like an executive as he walked into a hotel conference room Saturday morning. Confronted with a setup with six chairs and a television monitor showing what was essentially a draft...

Tyler Johnson, Steven Stamkos to square off in All-Star Game

January 23, 2015 - 22:58
COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Forward Ryan Johansen of the All-Star host Columbus Blue Jackets was the first overall selection at the 2015 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft™ presented by DraftKings, conducted at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Team Foligno...

Perseverance pays off for NHL All-Star Tyler Johnson

January 23, 2015 - 10:29
There was a moment when he thought about packing away his hockey sticks and hanging his skates up for good. Three seasons starring in the Western Hockey League for the Spokane Chiefs barely registered on the radar of National Hockey League scouts...

Blood, Sweat and Teeth: Account of past gruesome Ryan Callahan dental injury

January 22, 2015 - 14:06
We've all experienced food stuck in our teeth: a spec of pepper that awkwardly makes an appearance on a first date or an annoying blackberry seed that won't budge no matter how many times you push it with your tongue. But how about a hockey st...

Crosby, Stamkos top picks in NHL.com All-Star draft

January 22, 2015 - 09:23
The stars of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus will conduct a fantasy draft Friday to create teams for a real game to be played Sunday. We here at NHL.com decided to get into the spirit by conducting our own All-Star fantasy draft. Dan...

Lightning Prospect Spotlight: Slater Koekkoek

January 21, 2015 - 16:20
It takes a lot of courage and sometimes a bit of craziness to be a professional hockey defenseman, blocking shots, throwing hits and the like. You could even say it’s a little Koekkoek, Slater that is. The Syracuse Crunch rookie defenseman has bee...

Crunch time: Jonathan Marchessault keeps marching along for Syracuse

January 21, 2015 - 16:15
The Syracuse Crunch had another action-packed week of hockey with three games in three nights. Syracuse opened up its week with a loss at Binghamton to the Senators. The team then travelled to Bridgeport where they split games with the Sound Tiger...

On the Mark: Patience pays off for Lightning defenseman Mark Barberio

January 21, 2015 - 16:05
In another life, Mark Barberio might have made a great airplane pilot. He knows how to handle a holding pattern. The Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman has carved a career in professional hockey as a player who can wait his turn. And when his number...

Burns: Three things from the third-straight win

January 21, 2015 - 12:49
The Tampa Bay Lightning tied a franchise record for consecutive wins at home in a single season with their eighth-straight win at Amalie Arena on Tuesday, equaling a mark set during the 2005-06 season. Vancouver was the latest victim, the Canucks...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Penalty killing leads way to big Bolts win

January 20, 2015 - 23:34
There were three primary reasons why the Lightning won this game. First, they were able to score the game’s first goal, which came with only 6:28 left in the second period. That tally allowed them to play with the lead rather than chase a defici...

Moses Brown honored as Lightning Community Hero

January 20, 2015 - 20:17
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Moses Brown as the 24th Lightning Community Hero of the season during the first period of tonight’s game against the Vancouver Canucks. Brown, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundatio...

Pregame Notebook: Luke Witkowski to make NHL debut tonight

January 20, 2015 - 13:22
Recent call-up Luke Witkowski will make his National Hockey League debut tonight when the Tampa Bay Lightning host the Vancouver Canucks at Amalie Arena. Witkowski joined the Lightning on Friday from the Bolts’ AHL affiliate in Syracuse after def...

Bolts Gameday vs. Canucks

January 19, 2015 - 23:30

Practice Notebook: Matt Carle to undergo surgery on Tuesday

January 19, 2015 - 18:42
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Matt Carle saw a specialist on Monday to determine the extent of an injury that forced him to miss Saturday’s 3-2 shootout win over Colorado on Saturday and didn't receive good news. The team announced Monday nigh...

Matt Carle to undergo surgery on Tuesday

January 19, 2015 - 18:37
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning today announced that defenseman Matt Carle will undergo surgery to repair torn adductor muscles in his lower abdomen on Tuesday. The procedure will be performed in Philadelphia by Dr. William Meyers. Carle is e...

Sights and sounds from the Bolts Family Carnival

January 18, 2015 - 14:06
See some of the sights and sounds from the first Bolts Family Carnival at Amalie Arena...