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Infographic: Impact of 2013-14 Lightning Rookie Class

February 27, 2014 - 16:19
Copy and paste the following link to view the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning Rookie Impact Infographic: http://2.cdn.nhle.com/lightning/images/upload/2014/02/RookieInfographic_640_2014.jpg

What to Watch For: Lightning at Predators

February 27, 2014 - 14:55
The Tampa Bay Lightning will resume regular season play tonight as they take on the Nashville Predators for the second and final time this season. The last time these two teams met, the Lightning handed the Predators a 4-2 loss with four different...

Lightning Recall Namestnikov, Reassign Lindback to Syracuse

February 26, 2014 - 17:20
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Vladislav Namestnikov from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Additionally, the team has assigned goaltende...

St. Louis Talks Gold Medal, Quick Turnaround With Lightning

February 26, 2014 - 14:51
Returning from the Winter Games Monday afternoon, the Tampa Bay Lightning's Martin St. Louis and Sami Salo returned to the ice Wednesday despite head coach Jon Cooper saying they did not have to report to the team until their plane left for Nashvi...

Five Things To Watch For As The Lightning Return to Action

February 26, 2014 - 08:51
1. The Return of Steven Stamkos Being closely monitored by the Lightning training staff and doctors over the course of his rehab for a broken right tibia, Stamkos may not be re-joining the team as they re-open the campaign on the road. One thin...

Prospect of the Week: Kristers Gudlevskis

February 25, 2014 - 16:39
The recent showing at the Olympics highlighted many players, but none surprised as much as Tampa Bay Lightning prospect and Team Latvia goaltender, Kristers Gudlevskis. His standout performance in the quarterfinal game against Canada stunned fa...

Lightning Set to Hold 13th Annual Bolt Run on March 15

February 25, 2014 - 10:46
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Lightning Foundation will hold the 13th annual Bolt Run, presented by vitaminwater®, benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, on Saturday, March 15 with the first race starting at 7 a.m. Each registe...

Stamkos Not Cleared To Play in Upcoming Road Trip

February 24, 2014 - 17:42
After undergoing an X-ray Monday afternoon, Steven Stamkos learned he was not cleared to play in the Tampa Bay Lightning's four-game road trip, which begins Thursday, February 27 at the Nashville Predators. With his long-term health always being f...

Lightning to Celebrate 10-Year Stanley Cup Anniversary March 17

February 24, 2014 - 17:37
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will hold a celebration of the 10th anniversary of the franchise's 2004 Stanley Cup Championship on Monday, March 17 when they take on the Vancouver Canucks at 7:30 p.m. at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Chase is th...

First Batch Of Olympians Return To Practice

February 24, 2014 - 16:35
Following their first practice back with the Tampa Bay Lightning, Czech Republic teammates Radko Gudas and Ondrej Palat had nothing but glowing reviews of their time in Sochi, Russia. "It was awesome being on the same team with players like [Ja...

Cooper: Kostka A “No-Brainer” For The Lightning

February 24, 2014 - 16:24
With a Tampa Bay Lightning team that needed an upgrade on defense heading into the 2013-14 campaign, the Bolts have made strides on their blue line thus far. After meshing solid veteran blueliners – Eric Brewer, Matt Carle and Sami Salo – with ...

Lightning Claim Defenseman Mike Kostka Off Waivers

February 23, 2014 - 14:19
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed defenseman Mike Kostka off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Kostka, 28, has skated in nine games with the Blackhawks this se...

Lightning Practices To Reach “Whole New Level” Monday

February 23, 2014 - 12:57
After spending three days in Orlando with a mini team orientation, the Tampa Bay Lightning were pleased with the results at the close of camp. 'We accomplished what we wanted to accomplish," associate coach Rick Bowness said. "We got our condit...

Price leads Canada to Olympic gold

February 23, 2014 - 12:39
SOCHI -- Victory. Vindication. Another gold medal. Canada got it all Sunday at Bolshoy Ice Dome in a 3-0 victory against Sweden in the gold-medal game of the 2014 Sochi Olympics. For all the scrutinizing of the roster and the analyzing and d...

Yzerman won't return as Canada's GM

February 23, 2014 - 12:22
Steve Yzerman said Sunday that he will not return as the executive director for Canada's Olympic team in 2018. He made the announcement following Canada's 3-0 victory against Sweden in the gold-medal game of the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Yzerman, 48...

Carle, Filppula and Johnson All Make An Appearance On Ice Friday

February 21, 2014 - 16:20
While Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper's update on Matt Carle, Valtteri Filppula and Tyler Johnson included none of them being ready to practice in Orlando with the team, they all managed to put on skates and take to the ice Friday. Al...

Slater Koekkoek is Lightning Prospect of the Week

February 20, 2014 - 16:14
Tampa Bay Lightning prospect and Windsor Spitfires captain and defenseman, Slater Koekkoek, is currently riding a three-game point streak and sits tied for third on the team in points. Koekkoek's most recent performances have come in the month...

Lightning Open Up Mini Camp In Orlando Ready To Work

February 20, 2014 - 15:48
It has become obvious in Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper's short tenure that he is a player's coach. One way he has helped that attitude transpire is through mini team getaways like this one, Thursday through Saturday in Orlando. "Dis...

Jones, Shootout Challenge Finalists to Compete at Tampa Bay Times Forum

February 20, 2014 - 13:49
More than 60 players from the ages of 9-60 traveled from as far as Kissimmee and Daytona to the Brandon Ice Sports Forum to compete in the newly reintroduced Tampa Bay Lightning Shootout Challenge. In the all-day event contestants separated int...

Lightning Host Hockey Day In Tampa Bay

February 20, 2014 - 13:33
The Tampa Bay Lightning proudly hosted Hockey Day in Tampa Bay on Sunday, February 9 in a day that was filled with great hockey events involving members of the local ice hockey community. The day started off as a showcase for local hockey talen...