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Bolts prospects fall to Panthers 6-3 in final game at NHL rookie showcase

September 16, 2014 - 13:19
The Tampa Bay Lightning prospects wrapped up their three-game NHL rookie showcase at Nashville’s Ford Ice Center in Antioch, Tenn., with a 6-3 loss to the Florida Panthers, ending the tournament 1-1-1 on Tuesday morning. Tied 1-1 in the first p...

Florida Hospital teams up with Lightning to be presenting sponsor of 2014-15 season

September 16, 2014 - 08:58
TAMPA, FL (September 16, 2014) – Florida Hospital announced today it is teaming up with the Tampa Bay Lightning to extend its partnership and become the Presenting Sponsor of the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons, while continuing as the team’s official...

Extra year in junior a positive for Jonathan Drouin

September 16, 2014 - 08:00
ANTIOCH, Tenn. -- Tampa Bay Lightning forward Jonathan Drouin still looks every bit as young as his 19 years of age. In fact, the third pick of the 2013 NHL Draft might be hard-pressed to grow a Stanley Cup Playoff beard if his team makes it that ...

Lightning rookies beat Bruins in overtime

September 14, 2014 - 19:05
For the second day in a row, the Tampa Bay Lightning prospects played to a tie after regulation, forcing an extra session at the NHL rookie showcase hosted by Nashville. Sunday’s result, however, was more palatable for the Lightning. Skating...

Lightning rookies fall to Predators in overtime

September 13, 2014 - 19:24
The Tampa Bay Lightning rookies dropped their opening game of the NHL rookie showcase, falling 2-1 in overtime to host Nashville on Saturday at the Predators’ brand-new practice facility, the Ford Ice Center, in Antioch, Tenn. The Predators’ Fi...

Rookie Showcase starts Saturday in Nashville

September 12, 2014 - 15:11
A group of 24 Tampa Bay Lightning rookies – 13 forwards, nine defensemen and two goaltenders – departed the Bay Area on Friday for Nashville to take part in an NHL rookie showcase against prospects from the Predators, Boston Bruins and Florida Pan...

Atlantic Division Preview: Detroit Red Wings

September 12, 2014 - 09:19
Detroit in 2013-14 The Red Wings 39-28-15 record and 93 points were just enough to push them into the second and final Wild Card spot in the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, extending its playoff streak to 23 straight seasons. Detroit ultimately fell...

Lightning rookie camp underway at Amalie Arena

September 11, 2014 - 15:11
Hanging on a wall inside Oncenter War Memorial Arena in Syracuse, N.Y., home of the Tampa Bay Lightning AHL affiliate Syracuse Crunch, are pictures of current Lightning players Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat. Two seasons ago, Johnson and Palat ...

NHL announces rules changes for 2014-15 season

September 11, 2014 - 13:14
NEW YORK -- The National Hockey League announced today a series of rules changes for the 2014-15 season, following approval earlier in the summer by the League's Board of Governors and the National Hockey League Players' Association: Rule 1.8 –...

Victor Hedman represents the Lightning at NHL media days in New York

September 11, 2014 - 07:33
Lightning defender Victor Hedman returned to Tampa Bay Tuesday evening and was back on skates Wednesday morning for the team’s informal workout session on the newly-formed ice at Amalie Arena. Hedman spent three days in New York City as the Lig...

Lightning announces logo for Amalie Arena

September 10, 2014 - 13:28
TAMPA BAY – Tampa Bay Sports and Entertainment, LLC entered into a long-term partnership with Amalie Oil Company (AM-a-lee), giving the manufacturer and marketer of motor oils and industrial lubricants naming rights to the downtown Tampa home of m...

Lightning to host fan fest on September 27 at Amalie Arena

September 10, 2014 - 12:32
TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will welcome fans to the Amalie Arena for Fan Fest in preparation for the upcoming 2014-15 season on Saturday, September 27 beginning at 9 a.m. The Lightning’s annual Fan Fest event is free and open to the ...

Five things you need to know about Tuesday's informal skate in Brandon

September 9, 2014 - 14:15
The Tampa Bay Lightning wrapped up informal workouts at the Brandon Ice Sports Forum on Tuesday with most of the squad spending a significant amount of time in four-on-four action. Wednesday, the Lightning continue their sessions but on the newly-...

Lightning's Jonathan Drouin selected top prospect by NHL.com

September 9, 2014 - 07:25
The star power in the League today is obvious, from Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers to Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks and Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings. But that's the present. ...

Crowd in goal has Lightning thinking big

September 8, 2014 - 14:02
Thirty-nine-year-old Evgeni Nabokov has played nearly 700 games over 13 NHL seasons, the first 10 with the San Jose Sharks and most recently with the New York Islanders. On the opening day of free agency this offseason, Nabokov signed a one-ye...

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop ranked eighth best goalie by NHL.com

September 8, 2014 - 12:57
Who are the best 14 players in the NHL at each position as teams prepare for the start of the 2014-15 season? Arpon Basu, Brian Compton, Corey Masisak and Dan Rosen have cast their votes and the result is NHL.com's "Top 14 for '14-15" project. Eac...

Victor Hedman ranked 10th best defenseman in the NHL

September 8, 2014 - 09:13
Who are the best 14 players in the NHL at each position as teams prepare for the start of the 2014-15 season? Arpon Basu, Brian Compton, Corey Masisak and Dan Rosen have cast their votes and the result is NHL.com's "Top 14 for '14-15" project. Eac...

New Bolts defenseman Jason Garrison calls Florida home for the second time

September 5, 2014 - 13:23
Newly-acquired Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison is making his second foray into the Sunshine State after starting his NHL career with the Florida Panthers during the 2008-09 season. Sandwiched between the four-year stint in south ...

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos nears 100 percent as season approaches

September 4, 2014 - 15:17
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos experienced a severe injury as a professional for the first time last season when he wrapped his right leg around the goal post at Boston’s TD Garden in the second period of an early-season game against th...