Lightning captain Steven Stamkos accepted a Victor Hedman pass near the Washington blue line during Friday's second period, took a couple strides and let it rip.
Lightning wing Ondej Palat was ticked off. Frustrated. He couldn't believe it.
Lightning backup goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy is expected to get sent back to AHL Syracuse to play some games this weekend.
Steven Stamkos may be out of the mania in Toronto, but his contract saga seems far from over.
The NHL schedule makers did the Lightning - and captain Steven Stamkos - a favor, with Tuesday's much-anticipated trip to his hometown of Toronto the second half of a back-to-back.
Few Lightning players saw their stars rise more in the playoffs than wing Alex Killorn.
While Lightning captain Steven Stamkos will find himself in the middle of a media circus Tueday in Toronto, he certainly doesn't seem too concerned about it.
The hits keep on coming for the Lightning.
Lightning center Tyler Johnson's frustating injury-filled season continues.
It's hard to believe it's been 25 years since the Lightning franchise was born. Founder Phil Esposito, who helped bring an NHL team to Tampa Bay back in 1990, said it's gone by so fast, the silver anniversary Dec. 6. It's hard to believe it's been 25 years since the Lightning franchise was born.
Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy understands his role as a backup, but knows one thing for sure. "I need more games," Vasilevskiy said Wednesday. Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy understands his role as a backup, but knows one thing for sure.
It looks like wing Ondrej Palat will return to the lineup tonight against the Senators.
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos knew the questions were coming.
The Steven Stamkos silly season continues.
The Triplets are back together. The touted Lightning line - which had such a magical run last season - was reunited for Wednesday's practice, and presumably for Thursday's game against the Senators. A big part of that is that wing Ondrej Palat could return to the lineup after missing more than four weeks with a left ankle injury.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop admitted he was scared Saturday night.
The Lightning had hoped C Tyler Johnson and C Cedric Paquette could return during these back-to-back games over the weekend.
The Lightning has signed coach Jon Cooper to a "multi-year" contract extension, the team announced this morning.
In this week's Lightning Strikes Podcast, our special guest is Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf. Getzlaf was in Steven Stamkos' shoes back in 2013, when he was in the final year of his deal with Anaheim before signing an extension a few months from free agency. Getzlaf offers his perspective on what Stamkos might be going through, how to handle the …
What caused Lightning center Tyler Johnson's undisclosed injury - just 48 seconds into Friday's game - remains a mystery. Even to Johnson.