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Lightning ready for Game 1 after days of preparation, media

TBL.com Feed - June 3, 2015 - 12:43
After four days of resting, practicing and talking about the Stanley Cup Final to an ever-growing throng of media, the Tampa Bay Lightning are finally set to play. Game 1 of the Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks is tonight at Amalie Aren...

Expect 'high dose' of Hedman/Stralman on Kane/Toews

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 3, 2015 - 10:48
Coach Jon Cooper isn't a big matchups guy, often preferring to let his team go "best on best."
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Steven Stamkos: Stanley Cup Final feels just like any other round right now

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 3, 2015 - 10:47
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos said he had no trouble sleeping last night, on the eve of the biggest game of his career - tonight's opening game of the Stanley Cup final.
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Bolts current success traces roots back to 2011

TBL.com Feed - June 3, 2015 - 09:12
On the ice in May 2011, the Tampa Bay Lightning were one win away from a Stanley Cup Final. Meanwhile, behind closed doors within the inner sanctum of Lightning headquarters at Amalie Arena (then St. Pete Times Forum), Bolts management was craf...

Jason Garrison: Lightning feeling excitement of community

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 16:51
Let's start this off by looking back. As soon as we won Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Friday, obviously there was a lot of excitement, but it was the first time I came back to ...

Steve Yzerman's patient approach paying off for Lightning

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 16:09
TAMPA -- Through 12 seasons and three Stanley Cup championships, Kris Draper watched and played alongside Steve Yzerman as he masterfully mixed qualities such as being humble with being calculated in order to become one of the greatest players of ...

Snippets from NHL Media Day at Amalie Arena

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 16:02
One day away from their Stanley Cup Final showdown with the Chicago Blackhawks, the Tampa Bay Lightning hosted Media Day at Amalie Arena. Following an hour-long morning practice session, Lightning GM Steve Yzerman and head coach Jon Cooper spoke ...

Tampa to dye Garrison Channel Bolts Blue on Saturday

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 13:44
The City of Tampa in partnership with the Tampa Bay Lightning will dye the Garrison Channel bright, “Bolts Blue” on Saturday, June 6, 2015 for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Tampa Water and Stormwater Department c rews, the same teams who d...

Lightning embracing the moment, planning to "enjoy the ride"

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 2, 2015 - 13:18
Associate coach Rick Bowness isn't one to typically give big pre-game speeches.
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Mayors of Tampa, Chicago wager food, beer on Stanley Cup Final

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 13:02
Great food and craft beer are on the line now that the mayors of Tampa and Chicago have made a friendly wager for the 2015 Stanley Cup Final. Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn and Chicago mayor Rahm Emmanuel agreed to terms for the best-of-7 series betw...

Farrish: Lightning's Bowness key against Blackhawks

TBL.com Feed - June 2, 2015 - 08:25
For additional insight into the Tampa Bay Lightning and Chicago Blackhawks during the Stanley Cup Final, NHL.com has enlisted the help of Dave Farrish to break down the action. Farrish will be checking in throughout the series. Farrish was an ...

Lightning acquire rights to Daniel Walcott from Rangers

TBL.com Feed - June 1, 2015 - 16:05
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired the rights to defenseman Daniel Walcott from the New York Rangers today in exchange for the Rangers’ seventh-round pick in 2015 (previously acquired), vice president and general manager Steve Yzerm...

Sun Sports announces postgame TV coverage for Stanley Cup Final

TBL.com Feed - June 1, 2015 - 15:56
Sun Sports, the exclusive regional television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, announced today its Lightning LIVE postgame show schedule for the Stanley Cup Final series between the Eastern Conference Champion Lightning and the Western Conference ...

Lightning return to Amalie Arena following Eastern Conference Championship

TBL.com Feed - June 1, 2015 - 15:23
The Tampa Bay Lightning got back on the ice Monday morning for the first time since their 2-0, Game 7 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday. The Lightning spent the last two days resting and reveling in their Eastern Conference championship...

Mishkin's Musings: How the Lightning beat the Rangers

TBL.com Feed - June 1, 2015 - 14:16
Before the Stanley Cup Final begins on Wednesday, here’s a look back at the Eastern Conference Final and how the Lightning were able to knock out the New York Rangers. In many respects, the Eastern Conference Final was wildly unpredictable. As...

Five reasons why Lightning can win Stanley Cup

TBL.com Feed - June 1, 2015 - 14:13
The Tampa Bay Lightning have already made history in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs by becoming the first team to defeat three "Original Six" teams to reach the Stanley Cup Final. Four more wins and they'll break that record. The Lightning defe...

Goalie Ben Bishop grateful for rest before Stanley Cup final

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 1, 2015 - 13:42
The path to the Stanley Cup final is a grueling grind, no more so than for Lightning goalie Ben Bishop, who started 20 games in a span of 44 days to help Tampa Bay to their second-ever trip to the final best-of-seven series, which starts Wednesday night against Chicago.
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Lightning hope depth on defense provides an edge

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 1, 2015 - 11:47
TAMPA -- Tampa and Chicago have gotten to the Stanley Cup final with strong defense, but the two teams have done so in different manners, with the Blackhawks leaning heavily on their best defensemen and the Lightning standing by their impressive depth.
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