Prospects

Bolt Prospects Top 25 Ranked Prospects*

NO. PLAYER NAME POS Age HT WT LAST TEAM
1 Cal Foote Defense 19 6.03 209 Syracuse (AHL)
2 Mitchell Stephens Center 21 5.11 187 Syracuse (AHL)
3 Anthony Cirelli Center 20 6.00 165 Tampa Bay (NHL)
4 Mathieu Joseph Right Wing 21 6.00 168 Syracuse (AHL)
5 Adam Erne Left Wing 22 6.01 211 Syracuse (AHL)
6 Slater Koekkoek Defense 24 6.02 188 Tampa Bay (NHL)
7 Alexander Volkov Right Wing 20 6.01 192 Syracuse (AHL)
8 Boris Katchouk Left Wing 19 6.01 190 Sault Ste Marie (OHL)
9 Taylor Raddysh Right Wing 20 6.01 203 Sault Ste Marie (OHL)
10 Dominik Masin Defense 22 6.02 194 Syracuse (AHL)
11 Erik Cernak Defense 20 6.03 221 Syracuse (AHL)
12 Alex Barré-Boulet Center 20 5.10 165 Blainville-Boisbriand (QMJHL)
13 Dennis Yan Left Wing 20 6.01 187 Syracuse (AHL)
14 Ben Thomas Defense 21 6.01 192 Syracuse (AHL)
15 Alexey Lipanov Center 18 6.00 170 Syracuse (AHL)
16 Connor Ingram Goaltender 20 6.01 194 Syracuse (AHL)
17 Carter Verhaeghe Center 22 6.01 181 Syracuse (AHL)
18 Otto Somppi Center 20 6.01 183 Syracuse (AHL)
19 Oleg Sosunov Defense 20 6.08 243 Syracuse (AHL)
20 Ross Colton Center 21 6.00 190 University of Vermont (HEAST)
21 Ryan Lohin Center 21 6.00 190 UMass-Lowell (HEAST)
22 Jonne Tammela Right Wing 20 5.11 185 Syracuse (AHL)
23 Sammy Walker Right Wing 18 5.09 150 Sioux City (USHL)
24 Cole Guttman Center 18 5.10 163 Dubuque (USHL)
25 Nick Perbix Defense 19 6.04 194 Omaha (USHL)
* = Any skater who was under 24 years of age on opening night of the Lightning's season and has played less than 41 NHL games in any single season and less than 82 career NHL games is considered a prospect. For goaltenders, any netminder who has earned less than 30 NHL decisions in any single season and less than 41 career NHL decisions and was under 24 years of age on opening night is considered a prospect. The exception to these basic rules are NCAA based players, who are considered prospects for the duration of their college careers regardless of age.

Unranked Prospects

PLAYER NAME POS Age HT WT LAST TEAM
Christopher Paquette Center 19 6.01 174 Peterborough (OHL)
Kris Oldham Goaltender 20 6.03 205 Nebraska-Omaha (NCHC)
Ryan Zuhlsdorf Defense 20 6.00 194 Minnesota (Big Ten)
Johnathan MacLeod Defense 21 6.02 198 Boston University (HEAST)
Matthew Spencer Defense 21 6.02 203 Adirondack (ECHL)
Saku Salminen Center 23 6.03 202 SaiPa (FIN)
Daniel Walcott Defense 24 5.11 165 Syracuse (AHL)

Overage Prospects

PLAYER NAME POS Age HT WT LAST TEAM
Matthew Peca Center 24 5.09 172 Syracuse (AHL)
Tanner Richard Center 24 5.11 184 Genève-Servette (NLA)
Alex Gallant Left Wing 25 6.00 185 Syracuse (AHL)
Mat Bodie Defense 28 6.00 174 Syracuse (AHL)

Bolt Prospects Alumni

GRAD DATE PLAYER NAME POS Age HT WT LAST TEAM
02/03/2018 Jake Dotchin Defense 24 6.03 222 Tampa Bay (NHL)
01/06/2018 Yanni Gourde Right Wing 26 5.09 170 Tampa Bay (NHL)
01/06/2018 Mikhail Sergachev Defense 19 6.03 216 Tampa Bay (NHL)
10/30/2017 Gabriel Dumont Center 27 5.10 181 Syracuse (AHL)
02/10/2017 Brayden Point Center 22 5.10 161 Tampa Bay (NHL)
11/19/2016 Andrei Vasilevskiy Goaltender 23 6.03 204 Tampa Bay (NHL)
03/26/2016 Jonathan Marchessault Right Wing 26 5.09 163 Vegas (NHL)
03/11/2016 Nikita Nesterov Defense 24 6.00 191 CSKA Moskva (KHL)
04/04/2015 Vladislav Namestnikov Left Wing 25 6.00 179 New York Rangers (NHL)
02/03/2015 Jonathan Drouin Left Wing 22 5.11 191 Montreal (NHL)
01/31/2015 Cedric Paquette Center 24 6.01 200 Tampa Bay (NHL)
04/10/2014 Andrej Sustr Defense 27 6.07 220 Tampa Bay (NHL)
03/13/2014 Nikita Kucherov Right Wing 24 5.11 174 Tampa Bay (NHL)
03/08/2014 Richard Panik Left Wing 26 6.01 208 Arizona (NHL)
03/01/2014 J.T. Brown Right Wing 27 5.10 170 Anaheim (NHL)
02/27/2014 Mark Barberio Defense 27 6.01 202 Colorado (NHL)
01/13/2014 Radko Gudas Defense 26 6.00 204 Philadelphia (NHL)
01/03/2014 Alex Killorn Left Wing 28 6.01 202 Tampa Bay (NHL)
01/03/2014 Tyler Johnson Center 27 5.10 183 Tampa Bay (NHL)
01/03/2014 Ondrej Palat Left Wing 26 6.00 180 Tampa Bay (NHL)
10/08/2013 Ben Bishop Goaltender 30 6.07 216 Dallas (NHL)
02/16/2013 Anders Lindback Goaltender 29 6.06 203 Milwaukee (AHL)
01/29/2013 Keith Aulie Defense 28 6.06 229 Muchen (DEL)
03/19/2012 Tim Wallace Right Wing 33 6.02 182 Sheffield (ETHL)
02/11/2012 Brett Connolly Right Wing 25 6.02 200 Washington (NHL)
01/12/2011 Dana Tyrell Left Wing 28 5.10 188 Retired
03/12/2010 Paul Szczechura Center 32 5.10 186 Chelyabinsk (KHL)
01/08/2010 Victor Hedman Defense 27 6.06 236 Tampa Bay (NHL)
01/06/2010 Zenon Konopka Center 37 6.00 215 Retired
01/06/2010 James Wright Left Wing 27 6.04 212 Astana (KHL)
11/22/2009 Steve Downie Right Wing 30 5.10 188 Retired
04/07/2009 Karri Ramo Goaltender 31 6.03 207 Jokerit (KHL)
04/07/2009 Matt Smaby Defense 33 6.06 239 Retired
01/12/2009 Steven Stamkos Center 28 6.00 186 Tampa Bay (NHL)
03/01/2008 Mike Smith Goaltender 35 6.04 215 Calgary (NHL)
01/19/2008 Mathieu Darche Left Wing 42 6.01 210 Retired
01/03/2008 Mike Lundin Defense 33 6.02 191 Jokerit (KHL)
03/01/2007 Karl Stewart Left Wing 34 5.11 185 Retired
02/09/2007 Johan Holmqvist Goaltender 39 6.01 190 Unknown
01/13/2007 Nick Tarnasky Left Wing 35 6.02 233 Unknown
01/04/2007 Doug Janik Defense 37 6.02 210 Retired
01/04/2007 Eric Perrin Center 42 5.09 176 TPS (FIN)
04/03/2006 Ryan Craig Center 36 6.02 220 Retired
01/24/2006 Evgeny Artyukhin Right Wing 34 6.04 254 Dynamo Moskva (KHL)
01/20/2006 Paul Ranger Defense 33 6.02 215 Retired