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Mayor Bob Buckhorn honored as Lightning Community Hero

TBL.com Feed - June 13, 2015 - 19:42
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Mayor Bob Buckhorn as the 54th Lightning Community Hero of the season during the first period of tonight’s Stanley Cup Final Game 5 contest against the Chicago Blackhawks. Buckhorn, who received a $100,0...

Garrison: Off days provide chance to relax with family

TBL.com Feed - June 13, 2015 - 12:56
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison will be blogging for NHL.com periodically throughout the Stanley Cup Final. In this edition, he explains the importance of having days off throughout the Final. BRANDON, Fla. -- Two days off between...

Will he play or won't he: the ongoing Ben Bishop saga

TBL.com Feed - June 13, 2015 - 12:00
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop wouldn’t say whether he will be available for tonight’s pivotal Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks at Amalie Arena. He did say, however, that he’s feeling better every day. ...

Ben Bishop calls it 'extremely tough decision' to play in Game 5

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 13, 2015 - 09:40
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop participated in today's optional morning skate, but says it'll be an "extremely tough decision" whether he plays in tonight's Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final.
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Lightning to host Game 6 Watch Party inside Amalie Arena

TBL.com Feed - June 12, 2015 - 14:46
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning are inviting fans to a Lightning Watch Party, presented by News Channel 8 and Bud Light, for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks inside Amalie Arena on Monday, June 15. Doors for the w...

Practice Notebook: Ben Bishop remains questionable for Game 5

TBL.com Feed - June 12, 2015 - 14:24
The Tampa Bay Lightning returned to the practice ice Friday morning at the Brandon Ice Sports Forum in preparation for Saturday’s Game 5 at Amalie Arena. One notable absence from practice was goaltender Ben Bishop, who continues to battle a mys...

Alex Killorn explains his 'incredible, old-timey mustache'

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2015 - 14:09
Forward Alex Killorn doesn't curl his mustache all the time. But when he does, it becomes a quirky side note to the Stanley Cup final.
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Tyler Johnson denies he's hurt: 'I'm fine'

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2015 - 13:34
While it seems obvious that an undisclosed injury is preventing Lightning center Tyler Johnson from taking faceoffs, the All-Star isn't ready to admit that. Linemate Ondrej Palat, who has never played center, has been taking draws instead.
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Andrei Vasilevskiy ready for Game 5 (if needed)

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2015 - 12:38
If goalie Ben Bishop can't play for a second consecutive game, backup Andrei Vasilevskiy said he'll feel even better heading into Saturday's Game 5 than his Stanley Cup final debut.
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Ben Bishop didn't practice, but could play in Game 5

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 12, 2015 - 10:16
Goalie Ben Bishop was the only player not at today's Lightning  practice at the Ice Sports Forum in Brandon.
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Lightning captain Steven Stamkos confident goals will come

TBL.com Feed - June 12, 2015 - 09:43
Standing behind the play, watching everything develop, Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman's first reaction was to raise his arms. And why wouldn't he? Hedman saw Steven Stamkos, one of the best goal-scorers in the NHL, with the puck o...

Andrei Vasilevskiy shows why Lightning confident in him

TBL.com Feed - June 12, 2015 - 09:38
CHICAGO -- Word started to spread through the Tampa Bay Lightning on the way to United Center a few hours before puck drop. On the team bus, in the dressing room, from coaches to players, everyone eventually found out the hard truth, that No. 1...

3 things we learned from a 2-2 series headed back to Tampa Bay

TBL.com Feed - June 11, 2015 - 17:29
In the off day between Game 3 and Game 4, Tampa Bay Lightning forward Brenden Morrow said the Bolts came to Chicago to get one win. “Now we’ve got to be greedy,” Morrow said after the Lightning rallied to win Game 3 and regain home-ice advantag...

Ben Bishop day-to-day

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - June 11, 2015 - 14:47
Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop is still considered day-to-day with an undisclosed injury, associate coach Rick Bowness said today.
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Transportation Advisory: Morgan St. closed between Whiting and Brorein on Saturday

TBL.com Feed - June 11, 2015 - 10:17
Morgan Street between Whiting Street and Brorein Street in downtown Tampa is closed to allow for utility work relating to the Aurora residential development. The construction is anticipated to be complete by Sunday, June 28, 2015. The closure ...

Garrison: Lightning can build on Game 4 loss

TBL.com Feed - June 11, 2015 - 10:01
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison will be blogging for NHL.com periodically throughout the Stanley Cup Final. In this edition, he talks about the Lightning's 2-1 loss against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 4 CHICAGO -- No one though...

Rosen: Andrei Vasilevskiy justifies Lightning confidence in him

TBL.com Feed - June 11, 2015 - 09:59
CHICAGO -- Word started to spread through the Tampa Bay Lightning on the way to United Center a few hours before puck drop. On the team bus, in the dressing room, from coaches to players, everyone eventually found out the hard truth, that No. 1...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Puck luck doesn't go Bolts way in Game 4

TBL.com Feed - June 11, 2015 - 08:26
After this game, Steven Stamkos said to reporters: “It just seemed like one of those games where it wasn’t going in for us.” Aptly put. From the Lightning’s perspective, this was a game of missed opportunities. Some of those chances didn’t go i...
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