After missing four games with an upper-body injury sustained Dec. 23 against the Panthers, Lightning defenseman Sami Salo returns to the lineup tonight against the Oilers.
It is inevitable. Every time the Lightning goes to Calgary -- Tampa Bay faces the Flames tonight -- the questions for Marty St. Louis are about the organization that let him get away.
Injured Lightning star Steven Stamkos took another step in his rehab on Jan. 2 by skating in a red no-contact jersey on his own and in a few drills at the end and after Tampa Bay's practice in Calgary. Stamkos, who also was in full gear for the first time, said it was a"baby step" in his rehab from a broken right tibia sustained Nov. 11 in …
The U.S. Olympic team was announced on Wednesday after Maple Leafs beat the Red Wings in the Winter Classic, and Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop was not among the three goalies named to the team.
If there was ever any doubt Steven Stamkos is aiming to play for Canada at the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, in February, the Lightning's star center left no doubt Wednesday after a skate at the Rogers Center in Vancouver.
Lightning star Steven Stamkos continued his rehab of a broken right leg with a few spins around the ice in Vancouver after the team's Dec. 31 practice.
According to a Sunday report in the Detroit Free Press, the Red Wings’ Jimmy Howard — not the Lightning’s Ben Bishop — will be the third goalie for the U.S. Olympic team in February, joining the Sabres’ Ryan Miller and Kings’ Jonathan Quick.
Taking a page out of Rays manager Joe Maddon's playbook, Lightning coach Jon Cooper planned a unique wardrobe theme for the team's upcoming road trip to western Canada.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman admits he's a bit "apprehensive" about playing in Tuesday's Red Wings-Maple Leafs Alumni game, having not put on skates since the summer.
Veteran forward Ryan Malone participated in a full-team skate the past two days, taking a significant step in returning from a non-displaced ankle fracture.
Just when the Lightning was making progress whittling down its injury list -- it was down to four -- defenseman Eric Brewer sustained an upper-body injury (believe to be an arm injury) in Saturday's 3-2 overtime victory over the Hurricanes.
For Tom Pyatt, tonight's game against the Hurricanes, the Lightning's 35th game of the season, will feel like his first.
A lucky young hockey fan got his Christmas wish during Thursday night's Lightning-Predators game, thanks to the generosity of a thoughtful benefactor.
Former Lightning defenseman Pavel Kubina officially announced his retirement on Friday.
Lightning coach Jon Cooper hinted that defenseman Victor Hedman would be ready for tonight's game with the Predators. He made it official at the morning skate, and it was clear he was thrilled to have the 6-foot-6 Swede back in the lineup.
Looking to get bigger and stronger on the blue line, the Lightning on Wednesday signed defenseman Jean-Philippe Cote to a two-year, two-way contract. He is expected to join the team immediately.
Good news for the Lightning as injured defenseman Victor Hedman might be ready to play Thursday at home against the Predators.
Lightning star Steven Stamkos skated with his teammates for the first time on Saturday before the morning skate at the Prudential Center. Stamkos did some stick-handling drills and passed pucks with captain Marty St. Louis and defenseman Victor Hedman.
Lightning star center Steven Stamkos today in New Jersey skated for the first time since breaking his right leg Nov. 11 in Boston.
On Wednesday, Lightning rookie Richard Panik said he explained to league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan what happened on Tuesday night when he knocked Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner into the side boards at the Verizon Center. And he hoped for the best.