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Gudas and Palat to be Czech Republic Teammates in Sochi

January 6, 2014 - 17:31
The Czech Republic announced their roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia Monday afternoon and two Bolts' made the cut – Radko Gudas and Ondrej Palat. The countrymen were shocked on where they have come over the past two years, bu...

Lightning Recall Cedrick Desjardins from Syracuse

January 6, 2014 - 17:23
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltender Cedrick Desjardins from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Desjardins, 28, has appeared in 18 games w...

What to Watch For: Lightning at Oilers

January 5, 2014 - 13:45
Through 41 games, the Bolts boast the best record in franchise history through half the season with 54 points thus far. The Lightning start the second half of the season in Edmonton tonight, with the puck dropping at 8 pm. Watch on SunSports or RD...

Bolts Set Franchise Mark at Midway Point

January 5, 2014 - 08:49
The conclusion of Friday's game in Calgary was significant for the Tampa Bay Lightning. It was their 41st game – the midway point of the season – and their view from near the top of the Atlantic Division is a good one to have considering the six o...

Lightning to Hold Special Olympics Night this Thursday

January 5, 2014 - 08:40
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have teamed up with Special Olympics Florida to host a Special Olympics Night at the Tampa Bay Times Forum this Thursday, January 9 when the Bolts host the Washington Capitals at 7:30 p.m. The Lightning will...

What To Watch For: January 3 at Calgary

January 3, 2014 - 14:51
The Tampa Bay Lightning enter tonight's contest at the Scotiabank Saddledome looking to win its fifth straight game on the road tonight. The Bolts boast a record of 9-3-2 against Western Conference opponents this season. The Lightning enter to...

Six Pack: Notable Lightning Stats

January 2, 2014 - 14:17
Wednesday night's win in Vancouver was the Lightning's first regulation win in franchise history, as it took down a Canucks team who went 10-1-2 in December. Bolts forward Valtteri Filppula has amassed 12 points (five goals, seven assists) over...

Notebook: Experience A Factor In Why Bishop Was Left Off

January 2, 2014 - 14:01
Prior to Wednesday night's game versus the Vancouver Canucks the Tampa Bay Lightning's Ben Bishop knew he would be starting the game one of two ways – an Olympic goaltender or not. Unfortunately a .935 save percentage and a 1.89 goals-against a...

December By The Numbers

January 1, 2014 - 22:36
The Lightning posted a 7-3-3 record (17 points) during the month of December. Here are more Bolts stats from the last month of 2013: The Bolts' record stands at 23-12-4 at the end of December, good for second in the Atlantic Division and third...

Prospect Performer of the Week: Jonathan Drouin

December 31, 2013 - 17:35
Tampa Bay Lightning's top draft pick in the 2013 NHL entry draft, Jonathan Drouin, has collected eight points (two goals, six assists) in four games for Canada in the 2014 World Junior Championships held in Sweden. He currently trails the top thre...

Pierre-Cedric Labrie Reassigned to Syracuse

December 31, 2013 - 16:51
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Pierre-Cedric Labrie to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Labrie, 27, has skated in 13 games this sea...

Despite Olympic Speculation Surfacing, Bishop Keeps Focus On Bolts

December 30, 2013 - 14:25
A standout netminder during his 2013-14 campaign, Ben Bishop, cannot control what USA Hockey's looming decision on who will fill their three spots slated for goaltenders, but he can control one thing – his performance with the Tampa Bay Lightning....

Korobov Reassigned to Syracuse

December 29, 2013 - 22:57
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Dmitry Korobov to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Korobov, 24, has skated in three games with th...

Paul Whiting Sr Honored As Lightning Community Hero

December 29, 2013 - 17:15
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Paul Whiting Sr. as the 20th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight's game against the New York Rangers. Whiting Sr., who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning F...

Cooper Doing His Best To Manage Team's Minutes

December 29, 2013 - 14:58
Due to the 2014 Winter Olympics the NHL schedule is more condensed this year and that brings more situations like the Tampa Bay Lightning are currently facing this weekend – back-to-back games. Yet the coaching staff is doing their part to manage ...

Pre-Game Notebook: Breaking Down The Bolts Success

December 28, 2013 - 13:46
Sure the Tampa Bay Lightning are seeing a drastic turnaround on the offensive end as of late, but what has been behind the sudden outburst? According to the Bolts it has been their backend improvements that have contributed to their success on the...

Paul and Suzanne Avery Honored As Lightning Community Heroes

December 28, 2013 - 10:48
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Paul and Suzanne Avery as the 19th Lightning Community Heroes of the year during the first period of tonight's game against the Montreal Canadiens. The Avery's, who received a $50,000 donation from the L...

Practice Notebook: Bolts return from Christmas Break

December 27, 2013 - 19:20
After a three-day break in the action for Christmas, the Tampa Bay Lightning got right back to work in preparing for a pair of games this weekend. With back-to-backs on Saturday and Sunday, the Lightning's opponents, the Montreal Canadiens and New...

Lightning Recall Dmitry Korobov from Syracuse

December 27, 2013 - 18:58
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Dmitry Korobov from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Korobov, 24, made his NHL debut with the Light...